AT&T, Verizon and Sprint detail their developer programs

Mobile developers can get a lot of help in the technical and business aspects of application development by joining developer programs offered by mobile operators. Carriers in general have a strategic interest in helping developers because developers are the ones who come up with the creative ideas, apps and services that stimulate customer demand and drive network usage. Yet, each operator has its own specific philosophies and business considerations that influence its developer programs. FierceDeveloper talked with the leadership of the AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T), Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) and Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) developer programs to learn what they do to help developers build better apps. Special feature