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Sprint is one of the major wireless carriers in the USA. It uses a mix of CDMA, WiMax and LTE Networks as the backbone of its infrastructure. The company's network is also used by third parties and mobile virtual operators like Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Assurance Wireless. Sprint has about 55M subscribers.

BlackBerry PlayBook coming to Verizon?

02/09/2011, We already know that the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet will be headed to Sprint with support for its 4G WiMAX network, but what about other carriers? Folks have discovered a page that previously allowed users to join an early-access program of sorts for the...

Sprint’s Samsung Transform gets Android 2.2 Froyo port

01/31/2011, The Samsung Transform from Sprint has just gotten an unofficial Android 2.2 Froyo port to update the Android 2.1 Eclair which it currently runs on. Of course, that doesn’t mean the hardware specifications of the Samsung Transform has increased in...

Sprint Galaxy Tab overclocked to 1.2GHz

01/21/2011, While you were busy dreaming of a more powerful Galaxy Tab, folks out there have already managed to overclock Sprint’s Galaxy Tab, bumping the clockspeed up to a juicy 1.2GHz. The hack itself isn’t too simple, so if you’re not confident about your...

Dual-screen Android tablet to be unveiled by Sprint on Feb 7th?

01/19/2011, We recently caught wind that Sprint was notifying folks of a special event on February 7th that will introduce an industry first, though there wasn’t any mention of what will be unveiled. Now a rumor is going around that Sprint is actually gearing up...

Verizon and HTC take top spot for Android 2.2 Froyo updates

01/13/2011, One of the major concerns for many folks out there when purchasing an Android-powered device is whether the manufacturer or the carrier will release the version updates after Google releases them, as we’ve already seen many Samsung Galaxy S users stuck...

Sprint to announce ‘another industry first’ on Feb 7th

01/12/2011, Despite CES ending a few days ago, Sprint still has some announcements in the bag for us. The carrier has begun to send out invitations to a press event that will be held early next month in New York City. There isn’t any indication of what will be...

HTC EVO 4G saves a man’s life

01/08/2011, Who said phones can’t do everything? If you were a valet working at a nightclub in the middle of a shootout, you would disagree. This week, an HTC EVO 4G saved the life of a valet working at a nightclub in Atlanta. The man was caught in a shootout...

RadioShack to sell the HTC EVO Shift 4G on Jan 6th

01/06/2011, Sprint’s EVO Shift 4G might not be the coolest phone on the block anymore, thanks to a bunch of announcements over at CES, but it’s still a very capable phone. If you’re not the patient type and want to get hold of this phone ahead of its Jan 9th...

Sprint announces Novatel Wireless MiFi 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot

01/04/2011, In addition to announcing their brand new 4G Android phone today, Sprint has also let their upcoming mobile WiFi hotspot out of the bag. The upcoming MiFi 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot is supposed to be ultra-compact, and will give up to 5 devices a connection to...

Sprint’s 3G/4G Novatel MiFi 4082 pictured?

12/30/2010, We previously saw the Novatel MiFi 4082 paying a visit to the FCC and now some actual pictures of what is said to be the device have surfaced. There isn’t any confirmation that the device pictured is indeed the 4082, but it does seem to fit the bill,...

San Francisco Bay Area now covered in Sprint’s 4G WiMAX network

12/27/2010, You’ve been waiting for it, and now it’s finally arrived. Sprint has just launched its 4G WiMAX network in the San Francisco Bay Area. Sprint touts the network as being able to offer mobile web browsing up to 10 times faster than a 3G service and it...

Sprint pushing out OS 6 update to Bold 9650 and Curve 9330 owners

12/23/2010, BlackBerry Bold 9650 or Curve 9330 owners on Sprint’s network will be happy to hear that the carrier has begun to push out the BlackBerry OS 6 update, along with its new and improved user interface. The update is being served over-the-air (OTA), but...

HTC EVO Shift 4G spotted in the flesh

12/21/2010, The HTC EVO Shift 4G has been somewhat as elusive as the abominable snowman, but it is a good thing that it is finally available in the flesh, albeit popping up just for a photo op and nothing else. This QWERTY slider smartphone from Sprint will open up...