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Clearwire trumpets market launches, wholesale relationships

Clearwire boasted about its market launches, including 11 new mobile WiMAX markets in the third quarter, and also trumpeted its relationships with its wholesale partners Sprint Nextel, Comcast and

Declining revenues force Sprint to cut more jobs

For Sprint, the cuts just keep coming. Only a week after it announced it would cut about 100 employees from its wholesale networking division, the struggling integrated wireless/wireline provider is

Clearwire's backers to tip in another €1b: WSJ

Sprint Nextel and other investors will pump another €1 billion into US-based Wimax operator Clearwire, the Wall Street Journal has reported.

Sprint may slash up to 2,500 jobs

Sprint Nextel said it may cut between 2,000 and 2,500 jobs in an effort to save $350 million annually. The job cuts represent as much as 6 percent of the 42,000 employees Sprint had at the end of the

UPDATED: Clearwire confirms $1.5B in new funding

Clearwire confirmed that it will receive more than $1.5 billion in additional new funding from its investment partners, a day after reports first indicated that the new funding would be forthcoming.

Comparing the top 10 U.S. carriers in Q3

The third quarter earnings season is coming to a close, and the major U.S. wireless carriers have reported their earnings. AT&T Mobility and Verizon Wireless gained customers, while Sprint Nextel

FCC moves closer to special access fee regulation

As expected, the FCC issued a public notice seeking comment on how to look at the special access market, formally opening a debate that likely will pit AT&T and Verizon against Sprint Nextel,

Verizon offers prepaid mobile broadband

Verizon Wireless has introduced prepaid mobile broadband plans, making it the only top tier operator to offer a prepaid mobile broadband product and giving Leap Wireless some competition. Verizon is

Amazon stops selling Sprint-powered Kindles

SAN FRANCISCO--At the Open Mobile Summit here yesterday Amazon Kindle Director Russell Baker confirmed that the company is no longer selling the Sprint Nextel-powered Kindle. Though Amazon will

Sprint Wholesale to trim workforce

Things aren't looking so good for Sprint Wholesale these days as the service provider announced yesterday that it will cut more than a dozen jobs from that division. Even though Sprint did report