AT&T to merge Aio into Leap Wireless if Leap acquisition is successful

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AT&T’s Aio prepaid service may not have a very long lifespan if the acquisition of Leap Wireless is successful. According to AT&T, if the acquisition goes through, they plan on merging Aio into Leap’s business under the Cricket brand. While it would be good news for AT&T in building up brand recognition for their prepaid service nationwide, it would likely mean Aio customers would have to switch over to a new plan and carrier.

Leap shareholders will vote on the acquisition on October 24th, and we’ll keep you updated on what happens. Any Aio customers disappointed to hear this news?

source: Fierce Wireless

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  • http://twitter.com/7Syon Eclectech

    Well that sucks…Cricket is an awful name, whereas Aio is kinda cool. Pity.

  • michael lind

    I don’t care about what they call it I just switched to aio and now its being done away with and I have to change again att better make a sweet deal for me or I’m taking my money else where