For shops that primarily sell mobile phone service (AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile), both iD and https://nsi.guide suggest
shop=mobile_phone. However, the wiki page for this tag seems to indicate that it is for businesses that primarily sell phones, not phone service.
shop=telecommunication is a newer tag used for TV & internet service providers, and seems to be a better fit for phone service providers. The wiki page for the latter even has a photo of a T-Mobile shop.
Should I tag new shops according to iD/nsi suggestions, or should I prefer the newer, more accurate tag? Should iD/nsi be updated to suggest the newer tag?
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Ce sujet de discussion accompagne la publication sur https://community.openstreetmap.org/t/mobile-phone-service-providers-shop-mobile-phone-or-shop-telecommunication/6555