Updated Dec. 17, 2012 at 8:59 a.m.

Premium Lock CEO's frustration with big phone bills led to launch of Republic Wireless

Published: 2012-12-17 07:49:00
Updated: 2012-12-17 08:59:47

Wireless bills keep going up Making smartphones smarter - Smartphone bills are eating the family budget. More than half of all U.S. cellphone owners carry a smartphone, a shift that has unsettled household budgets across the country. With its $19 all you can use smartphone plan, Republic Wireless is offering smartphone service well below prevailing market rates. (Grpahic courtesy Bandwidth) Image 1 of 3 · Next Image…

"Right now, a typical family of four ends up paying more for cell service than they do for groceries," says David Morken, CEO of Raleigh-based Bandwidth. "The cell phone bill is often the second largest expense for a family - after the monthly mortgage. This is outrageous."...

Read More
Read More

WRAL TechWire any time: Twitter, Facebook

Copyright 2017 WRAL TechWire. All rights reserved.
Editor's Blog

Editor's Blog

The latest blog posts from our WRAL TechWire and WRAL editors. Read more articles…

Please Log In to add a comment.

Latest for Insiders