Monday, April 15, 2013

Verizon Puts in a Bid for Clearwire Spectrum

Sprint wants Clearwire. Dish Network wants Sprint. What's next? Verizon Wireless wants Clearwire...or at least part of it.  At this point it's still unclear if Verizon has any plans with Clearwire other than their purchase of the spectrum, but it seems they are quite serious. According to the Wall Street Journal, they put in a bid of $1.5 billion. They also reported that the move would give Verizon the "right to use airwaves currently controlled by Clearwire in big markets in the U.S." Stay tuned for more updates on the battle...