T-Mobile CEO: “This industry blows,” biggest carriers offer “horsesh**”

T-Mobile CEO John Legere in July 2013.
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T-Mobile US CEO John Legere has had an eventful week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. He was thrown out of AT&T’s CES party Monday night after the company detected his presence. Today, he got on stage to announce T-Mobile’s latest initiative and unleashed a stream of curses and insults at competitors AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint.

Family plans are “total horseshit… nothing more than a contract on super steroids with staggered dates—a complete life sentence,” Legere said. “Sprint is a pile of spectrum waiting to be turned into a capability. Right now, their network is completely horrible.”

AT&T, meanwhile, is a “total source of amusement for me,” he said, blasting the company’s plan to charge content providers for the right to bypass data caps that hinder customers instead of just offering unlimited data like T-Mobile does.

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via Ars Technica http://feeds.arstechnica.com/~r/arstechnica/index/~3/q7IdK_07Srg/

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