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Sprint settles VoIP patent disputes

Sprint Nextel settled a patent infringement dispute with Paetec Holdings, bringing to a rest a suit that Sprint filed more than a year ago over VoIP patents. The terms of the settlement between

Sprint to launch Palm Pre June 6

Sprint Nextel will launch the Palm Pre nationwide on June 6. The smartphone, which both companies hope will be a hit, will sell for $199.99 with a two-year contract and after a $100 mail-in rebate.

Report: Palm Pre launching first week of June

Sprint Nextel will launch the Palm Pre in the first week of June, according to a report in the New York Times. The report, citing unnamed people briefed on the matter, indicated that a battle between

Smart grids: The next wireless goldmine?

by Julien Blin In the past two years, M2M (machine-to-machine) applications have become one of the most talked-about topics in the wireless industry. While M2M apps can be used for many purposes

Is prepaid becoming a haven for voice-heavy users?

Clearly the U.S. wireless market is experiencing a surge in prepaid growth. This trend was particularly apparent in the numbers reported earlier this month by Sprint Nextel, which gained a net

Sprint follows Verizon in offering MiFi

Hot on the heels of Verizon Wireless, Sprint Nextel announced it will launch the MiFi device from Novatel Wireless. The MiFi 2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot will use Sprint's EV-DO Rev. A network to

Sprint follows Verizon in MiFi game

Following a similar move by Verizon Wireless, Sprint Nextel announced that it will launch a MiFi device from Novatel Wireless that allows users to connect multiple devices to a 3G connection via

Sprint's Hesse maintains 'boring' company priorities

At a shareholder meeting in Overland Park, Kan., yesterday, Sprint Nextel CEO Dan Hesse reiterated his goals for the company of improving customer service, promoting its brand and strengthening its

Carriers – the giant in the room

Paid vs. free: which business model prevails? Carriers play a major role in fostering the growth of navigation applications, according to representatives from several vendors and analysts. What is

Former AT&T exec to run Sprint's CDMA business

Sprint Nextel named former AT&T Mobility executive Robert Johnson as the president of its CDMA business. Johnson replaces John Garcia, who resigned from the position in November. Sprint said