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Sprint will fund Clearwire if necessary, promises 4G smartphone

Sprint Nextel CEO Dan Hesse said that Sprint plans to maintain its majority ownership stake in the WiMAX service provider and, if necessary, it will help fill Clearwire's funding gap. Clearwire plans

Sprint touts 4G's 'halo effect' on mobile data services

CHICAGO--Joking he would not comment on rumors of a possible acquisition by Deutsche Telekom or CEO Dan Hesse's budding acting career, Sprint Nextel's Keith Cowan instead focused on the operator's 4G

Analyst: BlackBerry Tour's trackball issues hurt Sprint, Verizon

Trackball issues plaguing Research In Motion's BlackBerry Tour smartphone have contributed to high return rates for the device at Sprint Nextel and have angered Verizon Wireless, according to an

Comparing today's top U.S. smartphones

There's no question that today's market for smartphones is smoking hot. Vendors from across the manufacturing spectrum are rushing their products to market in an effort to cash in on U.S. consumers'

iPCS subsidiaries file suit against Sprint over Virgin deal

Three iPCS subsidiaries filed a lawsuit against Sprint Nextel and are seeking to block the close of Sprint's $483 million acquisition of Virgin Mobile USA. The complaint was filed Sept. 10 in the

Report: Deutsche Telekom may acquire Sprint

Deutsche Telekom is considering acquiring Sprint Nextel and may do so in the coming weeks, according to a report in the British newspaper the Telegraph. The move could combine Sprint and Deutsche

Video: Watch Sprint's new ad, with Hesse, for its Any Mobile, Anytime calling feature

Source: Sprint <-- Back to the column.

Sprint's Any Mobile Anytime plan is a winner- now let's step up the marketing

Yesterday Sprint Nextel announced a smart new calling plan aimed at stemming the carrier's customer losses. The plan, called Any Mobile, Anytime, offers unlimited mobile-to-mobile calling to any

Sprint offers unlimited calling to any wireless network

In a move aimed at "stepping past" rivals' calling circles, Sprint Nextel unveiled a new calling plan that offers unlimited mobile-to-mobile calling to any wireless number on any U.S. wireless

A femto in every living room?

With just one commercial 3G femto service in play, most Asian operators are content to stay on the sidelines