Industry voiceHow enterprise mobility might be hailed as the crux of modern business, but is fundamentally undermined by extortionate roaming costs.
T-Mobile unveiled its Un-carrier 3.0 plan, introducing free roaming, $0.20 international calls, and Shakira as a spokeswoman.
Traveling between the U.S. and Europe bumps cell phone users down to 3G due to LTE fragmentation, but Qualcomm has a chipset solution on the way.
A federal appeals court says major carriers must enter into roaming agreements with smaller carriers on fair terms.
Mobile roaming costs could finally fall to palatable levels in the next few years if rumoured EU plans are pushed through.