Sprint names new CEO after dropping T-Mobile bid (Update)
Sprint's new owner is replacing its longtime CEO with a Bolivian billionaire and entrepreneur after dropping its bid for rival wireless carrier T-Mobile US.
Sprint abandons T-Mobile bid
US wireless carrier Sprint has decided to abandon a bid for rival T-Mobile, viewing the massive tie-up as unlikely to win regulatory approval, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Sprint and T-Mobile near merger deal: reports
US telecom service firms Sprint and T-Mobile were nearing a deal valued about $32 billion and likely to be scrutinized by anti-trust regulators, US media reported Wednesday.
FCC fines Sprint $7.5 million in Do Not Call case
The Federal Communications Commission says Sprint will pay $7.5 million in the largest Do Not Call settlement to date for making unwanted telemarketing calls and sending texts to consumers.
Sprint offers six months free Spotify to its Framily
Sprint is bringing Spotify into the Framily.
US sues Sprint over company's wiretap expenses
Federal officials have filed a lawsuit alleging that Sprint Communications Inc. overbilled government agencies $21 million for wiretap services.
SoftBank executive jabs Sprint, calls for 'change in mindset'
Masayoshi Son, the unconventional Tokyo businessman and new chairman of Sprint Corp., has thrown billions of dollars at the Overland Park, Kan.-based wireless company.
Japan's SoftBank says nine-month profit soars 58%
SoftBank said Wednesday its nine-month net profit soared 58 percent thanks to strong iPhone sales, but third-quarter earnings suffered because of losses in its newly acquired Sprint Nextel unit.
NSN and Sprint hit 2.6 Gbps TD-LTE throughput, beating previous record by 63 percent
Nokia Solutions and Networks has linked up with the US operator Sprint to accomplish a huge leap in TD-LTE network speeds by demonstrating 2.6 gigabits per second (Gbps) throughput over a single sector. Using its commercially ...
Sprint gearing up to lay off workers
Wireless carrier Sprint will lay off an undetermined number of its workers as part of a cost-cutting program announced Thursday.
Sprint shares climb on T-Mobile merger financing rumors
Shares in Sprint Corp. rose, then fell Friday after a report that the company has received proposals from at least two banks on how it could finance a takeover of T-Mobile US Inc.
Sprint restores plan for faster phone upgrades
Sprint is restoring the ability for customers to upgrade phones more quickly.
Sprint latest to waive fees to contact Philippines
Sprint is waiving and crediting fees for phone calls and text messages made by its U.S. customers to the Philippines in the wake of a Typhoon Haiyan.
Sprint unveils new technology that promises faster speeds
Sprint Corp. says it is speeding up its wireless network with "groundbreaking advances" in smartphone technology that ultimately will reach speeds that could match the ultra-high-speed Google Fiber service.