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Amp’d throws customers a lifeline

Troubled US MVNO Amp’d Mobile has thrown its customers a lifeline as it prepares to shut shop on Wednesday. Some 100,000 customers still with the firm have until midnight Wednesday to find themselves a new mobile provider, or face having their lines disconnected. For those that elect to stay with Amp’d, a small regional cellco, [...]

Amp’d buys itself a few extra days

Beleaguered US MVNO Amp’d Mobile has bought itself a few more days grace on Verizon Wireless’ network. It has delayed closure until July 31, according to a posting on the website Tuesday morning, giving its prepay users a few more days to burn through their existing credit. Previously, the company, which filed for Chapter 11 [...]

Amp’d fades out

It looks increasingly like US MVNO Amp’d Mobile is going to go quiet on Tuesday. The company, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last month, said it may be suspending operations on July 24. It’s probably a good thing that 84 per cent of the company’s 200,000 subscribers are on post paid contracts as [...]

Amp’d pulls out the stops

US MVNO Amp’d Mobile may have surprised some industry watchers on Monday when it reported that its subscriber base has broken the 100,000 barrier, after signing up 70,000 users in the fourth quarter. Another surprise was that 89 per cent of the service provider’s subscriber base is on postpaid contracts and the company is benefiting [...]

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