FreedomPop Signs Clearwire Deal
Guarantees Second Half 2012 Launch
Created by Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström, hopeful-pesky-upstart FreedomPop planned to use wholesale access to the LightSquared network to offer a new tier of wireless services include a free basic offering. With LightSquared all but officially dead
, the company recently stated
they were looking for a new home for their free-centric new phone service. They appear to have found that home with Clearwire, both companies announcing a wholesale arrangement today
with absolutely no useful details. FreedomPop still isn't offering full pricing for its services or clarifying their "freemium" model, but they "guarantee" that the service will launch in the second half of this year.