Beta Milestones

Beta Milestones

11/08/2011

Republic Wireless beta launch

11/18/2011

First batch of phones delivered

12/02/2011

Forums launch

12/12/2011

SMS and Google Voice
Among other more minor fixes planned for this release, we're preparing some SMS improvements and better integration of GV. 

12/15/2011

Usage portal launch
You can track how well you're doing by looking at how much cellular you're using individually (and as a community).

12/22/2011

Fair Use Policy eliminated
Announced Republic will remain unlimited, and now without a fair use policy and no risk of being required to leave.

02/01/2012

First release of 2012
Full Google Voice integration and a series of audio fixes including speakerphone functionality.

02/13/2012

Porting & billing begin
Opportunity to port their number into Republic opened to all members.  Monthly service billing resumed.

April

Invitations for Beta Waves
Invitations to claim a spot in a Beta Wave launched.  People who confirm their spot will be sent info once it's time for their Wave to join Republic Wireless.

July

New phone info & re-opening of limited beta

New phone announced!  First of the Beta Waves (Wave B) received their invitations to join Republic Wireless.  Store officially re-opens.

August

Waves continue to roll

Waves B, C, and D are all given the opportunity to purchase the new phone.

11/19/2012

Open Beta

Republic opens its doors for everyone!

11/14/2013

GA
Republic Wireless

 

The dates reflected above are planning dates.  If we change the timeline, those changes will be noted here.

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