Originally Posted by phonemonkey
Cingular is the largest mobile phone company in the US in terms of subscribers and really high-speed (EDGE) data coverage. Yes, EVDO from Verizon is faster, but the coverage is weak even around many metro areas (NYC and Philly, just to name two). Would you care to elaborate on why GSM in America isn't "developed enough?"
I'm not an advocate for CDMA but from what I have heard the GSM is more developed in Europe. I think that's it's just deployed better in Europe. There just seems to be a lot more area for us to cover in the U.S. and many areas in the U.S. still fair better with an analog signal.