Next Subway Stations To Get Cell Phone Service Revealed

Now that cell phone service has arrived on part of the subway system, the program is poised to expand.


Subway passengers use their mobile devices underground - New York, NY - Sep 27, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Cell Phone Service Arrives At Some NYC Subway Stations

All underground stations are expected to be wired by 2016, but trains are not expected to have service between stations.


Passengers are seen on the 1/2/3 platform at 14th Street and 7th Avenue - New York, NY - Sep 23, 2011 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Report: Cell Phone Service Coming To Some Subway Platforms Next Week

The long-delayed project to wire New York City subway stations for cell phone service is finally bearing fruit.


Sen. Charles Schumer (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Sen. Schumer To Cell Phone Carriers: Deactivating Phones Can Help Deter Thefts

New York Sen. Charles Schumer is asking major cell phone carriers to help put an end to cell phone thefts by deactivating the phones themselves if reported lost or stolen.


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Police: Suspect Robbed Four Queens Stores At Gunpoint

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who they say has robbed at least four businesses in Queens at gunpoint.


AT&T and T-Mobile (credit: AP)

AT&T: T-Mobile 3G Phones Will Need To Be Replaced

AT&T Inc. said it had agreed to buy T-Mobile USA for $39 billion. If approved by regulators, the deal would close about a year from now.


AT&T logo (Credit: AP)

AT&T To Buy T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion

AT&T Inc. on Sunday said it will buy T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $39 billion.


Next-gen cell phones

Next-Gen Cell Phones: Behold The Power Of 4G

Cell phones certainly have come a long way and they’re still evolving. If you think the phone you’re currently using has a bunch of bells and whistles, wait until you see what 4G can do.


Residents at Salem House on the Upper East Side crowded the roof to protest the installation of a rooftop T-Mobile cell phone tower.

NYC Tenants Fight Against Rooftop Cell Phone Tower

A battle is under way on the Upper East Side between residents of a condo building and cellular giant T-Mobile.


Subway Train (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cell Phone, Wireless Service Coming To The Subway

AT&T and T-Mobile signed 10-year contracts to provide cell and Wi-Fi service through a network being built by Transit Wireless.


Wantagh residents are up in arms over the possibility of a new cell phone tower being built in town

Wantagh Up In Arms Over T-Mobile Tower

There’s towering trouble for hundreds of people on Long Island, as residents are fighting the wireless industry and lawmakers.

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