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Sprint offers voluntary package to employees

Sprint Nextel is instituting a voluntary separation package for its employees, giving them until Dec. 3 to leave the company voluntarily. The beleagured carrier, which lost 1.3 million net

Illinois Supreme Court deals legal blow to Sprint

The Illinois Supreme Court dealt another blow to Sprint Nextel in its long-standing legal battle with its affiliate iPCS, when it refused on Wednesday to grant Sprint's petition for leave to appeal a

FierceWireless details Q3 carrier metrics

Now that all of the major U.S. carriers have reported their third quarter earnings, FierceWireless has compiled all of the top metrics--ARPU, churn, net additions and total subscribers--for a fuller

Sprint goes FMC with Cisco

Sprint has launched a new business FMC offering that taps into Cisco Unified Communications Manager. Sprint Wireless Integration extends Cisco UC Manager functionality to Sprint mobile phones, so

Clearwire shareholders to vote on merger Nov. 20

During Clearwire's third quarter earnings call with analysts this morning, CEO Ben Wolff said that shareholders will vote Nov. 20 on the whether or not to approve the firm's merger with Sprint's

Sprint loses 1.3M net subs, base drops to 50.5M

Sprint Nextel, in the midst of struggling to stabilize its customer base and improve its financial position, posted a net loss of $326 million in the third quarter, compared to a net income of $64

Verizon kicks off NFL Network on broadband field

Verizon broadband customers will get special bonus features for viewing eight NFL games, including the ability to select from multiple camera angles. Verizon and the NFL Network have cut an exclusive

Advertising group backs Sprint's claims against Verizon Wireless

The National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus has sided with Sprint Nextel in its claims that Verizon Wireless' advertising about Sprint's push-to-talk service misleads

White spaces decision will haunt the FCC

The FCC commissioners gave Google, Microsoft and others a "big" win Tuesday when it authorized unlicensed use of TV white space in the United States. I want to go on record here to say that this

Cisco plans $1 billion in cost cuts

Cisco Systems reported fiscal first quarter earnings that showed a 5 percent increase in net income to $2.5 billion and an 8.1 percent increase in revenue to about $10.3 billion. While Cisco CEO John