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Boost Mobile offering $50 unlimited plan on CDMA network

Boost Mobile, part of Sprint Nextel's prepaid unit, said beginning next week its $50 monthly unlimited plan will be available on Sprint's national CDMA network. Boost previously offered its unlimited

Who needs WiMAX devices? Sprint announces 3G/WiMAX mobile hotspot

As expected, Sprint announced a 3G/WiMAX mobile hotspot from Sierra Wireless called the Overdrive during this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Beginning Jan. 10, customers will be able

Sprint debuts Overdrive, mobile WiMAX hotspot

LAS VEGAS--Sprint Nextel used the Consumer Electronics Show here to unveil its new Overdrive 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot device, built by Sierra Wireless, which connects to Clearwire's mobile WiMAX network

Report: Verizon launching Palm Pre, Pixi at CES

Verizon Wireless will formally introduce the Palm Pre and Pixi smartphones this week at the Consumer Electronics Show, according to a Bloomberg report. The debut will give Palm a second U.S. wireless

Justice Department urges FCC to free up more spectrum

The Justice Department urged the FCC to free up underutilized spectrum for wireless broadband use, though the DoJ warned against auctioning off airwaves in ways that would favor major telecom

Sprint expected to launch 3G/4G router

Sprint Nextel is expected to announce a WiMAX/EV-DO pocket-sized router called the Overdrive from Sierra Wireless. The device, which is expected to become available within the next few months, turns

Sprint expected to announce WiMAX router

Sprint is expected to announce a WiMAX/EV-DO pocket-sized router called the Overdrive from Sierra Wireless. The device, expected to become available early this year, turns 3G and WiMAX signals into a

Qualcomm COO Len Lauer resigns

Qualcomm COO Len Lauer has resigned to become the chief executive of another, unnamed company, Qualcomm said Thursday, adding that it has realligned its business units in the wake of Lauer's

2009 Year in Review: Prepaid carriers engage in a price war

The news: Boost Mobile, Sprint Nextel's prepaid unit, shook up the prepaid market in January with the unveiling of its $50 monthly unlimited plan. Immediately, analysts began fretting about a

RIM suffers second BlackBerry outage in a week

Research In Motion said it restored service after its BlackBerry users in North and South America suffered a second major outage in less than a week. The company blamed the outage on a flaw in recent