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Verizon not interested in buying Dish Network LTE spectrum

0. phoneArena 04 Dec 2012, 17:41 posted on

There has been a lot of talk over the past few weeks about the LTE spectrum that Dish Network owns. First, we heard that Google might be looking to partner with Dish on a wireless carrier. Then, we heard that the FCC is close to ruling on the creation of Dish's LTE network. Now, it turns out that Verizon has absolutely no interest in buying the spectrum...

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posted on 04 Dec 2012, 18:04 1

1. MC1123 (Posts: 1249; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


google should just buy them!

posted on 04 Dec 2012, 20:46

2. 14545 (Posts: 1152; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)


Google in the Satellite and Phone Biz would = AWESOME. It would be the cheapest cell and cable money could buy. AND THE BEST PART, IT WOULD BE FOR EVERYONE........Not just KC.

posted on 04 Dec 2012, 20:57

3. MichaelHeller (Posts: 2692; Member since: 26 May 2011)


As I've said before, it would be too much trouble with the government for Google to buy a wireless carrier, or a cable company. Google's already too big for congress' comfort. It's far better to just make a partnership.

posted on 05 Dec 2012, 01:44

4. Dr.Phil (Posts: 927; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)


Imagine if we had a true free market system. Google could buy Dish Network and effectively lower the costs and create competition which would be a win-win for consumers.

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