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Sprint teams with M2M DataSmart; AT&T opens new M2M lab

Sprint Nextel announced it signed a multi-year deal with wireless data service provider M2M DataSmart to add more M2M devices to its network. Under the agreement, M2M DataSmart will provide test

AT&T opening M2M certification lab

AT&T said it would open a new lab designed specifically to test and certify embedded wireless and machine-to-machine devices for the company's network, further evidence that wireless carriers are

Sprint inks M2M partnership with DataSmart

Sprint Nextel said it signed a multi-year deal with wireless data service provider M2M DataSmart to help get more machine-to-machine devices running on its network. Financial terms of the deal were

PTT overdrive: Revisiting the Fierce 15 class of 2004

In the second of our six-part series looking back on the Fierce 15 winners of the past, we revisit the Fierce 15 2004 award winners. These 15 startups were selected for their entrepreneurial spirit

Sprint launching HTC Touch Pro 2 for $350

Sprint Nextel said it would launch the HTC Touch Pro 2, becoming the second national carrier to do so after T-Mobile USA. Just as many of the nation's Tier 1 carriers eventually launched the original

Sound off: What do you think about the FCC's inquiry into wireless?

Last week, the FCC voted to begin inquiries into innovation in the wireless industry, the state of competition in the "wireless ecosystem," and whether consumers have enough information about their

FAA's Telecom Infrastructure system suffered outage

A major air traffic route was put in jeopardy late last week when a subcontractor's error temporarily shut down the Federal Aviation Association's Telecommunications Infrastructure (FTI) system for

Telcos planning big cap-ex push in the second half

Major operators, including AT&T, Verizon Communications and Sprint Nextel, are planning to increase capital expenditures throughout the rest of this year, actions that likely will lift the

What kind of FCC will this be?

Following the departure of former Chairman Kevin Martin, it took more than seven months for the FCC to return to full strength with five commissioners. As the commission approaches its first monthly

AT&T to power Sony's new 3G ereader

AT&T will provide 3G wireless connectivity to Sony's new ereader, called the Daily Edition. The announcement firmly places AT&T as a contender in the ereader market, as the carrier also is