Consumers Demand Wi-Fi As U.S. Mobile Market Reaches Churning Point

Posted on July 14, 2016

Mobile carriers are fighting to retain customers who clearly want Wi-Fi as part of their mobile service. That fight is playing out against a backdrop of intensifying competition, thanks in part to the world’s most valuable company, which is offering Wi-Fi as part of its mobile service. To top it off, LTE networks are hitting worrying levels of congestion and the mobile industry’s official response — 5G — is years away.