CNBC is in trouble, they need viewers and page views.
They'll literally do/say anything to get either.
If they get called on anything, they point to the "We're not anything but entertainment" disclaimer
It'll be interesting to see how it handles the handoff between carriers and WiFi, I've used Google Voice for a long time, and the experience isn't great, adding the handoffs to it would make it a pretty miserable experience.
MVNO customers are pretty price sensitive, I don't see a great demand for this in the marketplace.
I backed the BT jamstik+, the reviews of the original js's are not good, the strap issue is a pretty consistent finding, and the original connects using WiFi, and there are lots of problems reported with pairing, hoping the BT version is significantly better.