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Sierra Wireless buys Junxion

Sierra Wireless has purchased the assets of Junxion for an undisclosed amount. Junxion offers the Junxion Box that essentially creates a hotspot that allows users to remotely connect to WiFi and

Sprint scores National CineMedia deal

Sprint ousted AT&T as the sponsor of National CineMedia's cell phone courtesy campaign in movie theaters. Sprint signed a multi-year contract for the public service announcements and the campaign

Sprint Clearwire Joint Opposition Document

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Sprint/Clearwire to AT&T: public in favor of JV

Sprint and Clearwire wasted no time responding to AT&T's request to deny the planned joint venture between the two companies. Last week, AT&T said that the Sprint/Clearwire venture would

AT&T eyes WiMAX for rural broadband expansion

AT&T CTO John Donovan said last week in an interview with USA Today that the telco is interested in using WiMAX to extend broadband coverage in rural markets where it would be more expensive to

Would the elimination of ETFs make customers any happier?

What has become abundantly clear is that people hate early termination fees (ETFs). This, of course, is evidenced by the

Will Rev. A cause a resurgence in PTT?

Verizon has quietly relaunched its push-to-talk service using its 1x-EVDO Rev. A network. The carrier offers two PTT over Rev. A phones--the Motorola Adventure V750 and the G'zOne Boulder. Both

Qwest now selling Verizon services

Qwest has started reselling Verizon Wireless voice and data services to its residential and business customers. In May, Qwest announced that it was dropping Sprint Nextel as its provider of

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.