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Sprint mirrors Clearwire with 4G rollout plans

Sprint Nextel announced the rollout plans for its Sprint 4G mobile WiMAX service, mirroring the launch timetable of Clearwire. Sprint will operate as an MVNO to Clearwire and offer mobile WiMAX

Sprint looking for embedded wireless partnerships

Sprint Nextel plans on forging partnerships with companies to promote embedded wireless technology, as it looks to expand its revenue streams beyond traditional cell phone service, according to a

AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile sued in E911 patent case

Major Tier 1 carriers and other smaller wireless operators are being sued by Tendler Cellular, which alleges their E911 technology infringes on its own emergency location technology. Tendler sued

CTIA Preview: Palm may dominate a low-key CTIA

Many industry insiders are predicting that because of the economy, longer development cycles for high-end handsets and a general abundance of caution, there will be few major handset and operating

Analyst: expect higher Q1 churn at Sprint

An analyst report saying that Sprint Nextel will have higher churn than expected in the first quarter of 2009 sent the company's stock price plummeting. Wachovia Capital Markets analyst Jennifer

ZTE plans major smartphone push in U.S. market

ZTE said it planned to make a major smartphone push in the U.S. market in 2009, including possibly partnering with Verizon Wireless on a dual-mode CDMA/LTE handset. The Chinese telecom equipment

Sprint Nextel launches Palm Treo Pro

After numerous delays, Sprint Nextel finally launched the Palm Treo Pro, adding another smartphone to its lineup in advance of the much awaited launch of the Palm Pre. The phone was supposed to

Report: Sprint, Ericsson sign $2B network outsourcing deal

Sprint Nextel and Ericsson have signed a network outsourcing deal worth $2 billion, according to a report in the Swedish business weekly Affarsvarlden. The report, which first appeared Friday and

Palm, Sprint offer few new details on Pre

Palm and Sprint Nextel offered up a few morsels of information Thursday in a webinar meant to generate hype for the launch of the Palm Pre, which is expected sometime in the first half of the year.

Sprint stopping Hesse ad campaign

Sprint Nextel will be starting a new advertising campaign soon that will not feature the company's CEO, Dan Hesse. Hesse has been the public pitchman for the struggling wireless carrier, appearing in