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Sprint goes nationwide with Airave femtocell

Sprint is expanding its Airave femtocell offering to all customers nationwide and retooling its price plans for the in-home wireless technology. Starting Aug. 17, Sprint customers will be able to

Embarq brings in higher profit, lower revenue

Independent telco Embarq reported second quarter earnings Tuesday, posting a net income of $206 million, or $1.38 per share, up 17% from the $176 million it earned for the same quarter last year.

California judge says Sprint must pay $73M in ETF case

A California judge has ruled that Sprint Nextel must pay $73 million in refunds to its former customers in a lawsuit over early termination fees. However, a Sprint spokesman says that the ruling is

Report: Sprint's unlimited plan has an edge over AT&T

A report by analyst firm Robert W. Baird & Co. says that Sprint Nextel's "Simply Everything" plan which offers unlimited voice calls and data usage for $99 per month is making inroads with the

Life becoming difficult for rural operators

Times are getting tough for the rural operator community. Within the last few months the Rural Carrier Association (RCA) and the Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG) have run to the FCC asking it

CDMA crowd embraces LTE, WiMAX

While it appears Ultra Mobile Broadband (UMB), the 4G path developed for the CDMA world, is now dead now that major CDMA operator Verizon Wireless has pledged its allegiance to LTE (Long Term

AT&T, RCA oppose Clearwire-Sprint WiMAX tie-up

The proposed merger between Clearwire and Sprint Nextel's WiMAX business is coming under some scrutiny from the likes of AT&T and rural operators in filings with the FCC. AT&T, which has the

AT&T to FCC: Deny Sprint-Clearwire plan

AT&T filed a petition with the Federal Communications Commission late last week asking the agency not to approve the Sprint-Clearwire joint venture involving a merger of the companies' spectrum

RIM top selling wireless handset maker in July

Research in Motion was the top-selling wireless handset maker in the U.S. in July, marking the third consecutive month the company has held the position, according to Avian Securities' monthly U.S.

AT&T asks FCC to deny Sprint-Clearwire merger

AT&T has asked the FCC to deny the planned merger between Sprint Nextel and Clearwire. The operator, which has the largest subscriber base in the U.S., argued that the venture would eventually