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The emergence of niche MVNOs

…many (MVNO) players (such as Ultra)… are wisely looking to parts of the market that are currently underserved by today’s network operators. That’s why they’re far more likely to succeed…

posted by GigaOM
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Ultra Mobile MVNO Gets Off the Ground with $49 Plan

Today Ultra Mobile officially opened for business…

posted by Phone Scoop
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Ultra Mobile Unveils New Standard in Wireless Industry with First $49-a-Month Unlimited US Talk, Text, 4G Data Plan to Include 1000 Minutes of Free International Calls

Ultra MobileTM, a wireless phone and mobile money platform that enhances the quality of life for its customers, today launched the only unlimited US voice, text and 4G data mobile phone service at $49-a-month that includes up to 1000 minutes of free direct-dial international calls and unlimited text to 194 countries. With Ultra Mobile’s first-in-class plans, customers can use a SIM card on virtually any unlocked mobile phone to access the company’s nationwide GSM network. Ultra Mobile is eliminating the need for calling cards and global texting add-ons by including international communication as standard on all of its no-contract mobile plans. Ultra Mobile plans are designed to appeal to anyone looking for inexpensive wireless service, especially the frequent international caller. In addition, the company intends to utilize its wireless platform to offer customers convenient mobile money services for paying bills, making purchases, and sending money worldwide. These mobile money services complement Ultra Mobile’s international offering and offer further conveniences to several of the company’s target customers — immigrants, students from abroad or extended visitors to the United States…

posted by Ultra Mobile
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