Dish has sent a complaint to the FCC regarding T-Mobile's 3G CDMA shutdown, potentially affecting 9 million Boost Mobile customers.
Dish has announced this week that it is acquiring Republic Wireless in a bid to boost its 5G network that it plans to launch later this year.
Dish today announced its acquisition of Ting Mobile, as well as a partnership with Ting's parent company Tucows for the management of its wireless network.
Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen says he is "looking forward" to competing with the AT&T, Verizon, and the new T-Mobile next year.
Dish Network takes in 9.3 million prepaid customers. Customers continue to access the old network for now.
Starting in the first half of 2018, you'll be able to control your Dish Networking programming using Google Assistant.
Dish has been linked with deals, mergers and buyouts involving AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and others over the years, but its latest suitor could be Amazon.
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