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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.

Sprint Chairman Calls U.S. 4G Networks ‘Horrible’

03/12/2014, There has been significant growth and development in the U.S. mobile market, but Sprint Chairman Masayoshi Son is not impressed. Sprint, owned by Softbank, is the third largest mobile operator in the country. Son holds the view that 4G networks in the...

Sprint T-Mobile Merger Is A Question Of When, Not If

03/11/2014, Countless reports have come in over the past few months predicting the possibility of a merger between the third and fourth largest U.S. carriers, Sprint and T-Mobile. So far nothing official has materialized, though it has been reported that Sprint is...

US Government Sues Sprint For Overcharging For Wire Taps

03/04/2014, The government taps phones. That is not a secret. In fact it is well known since phone taps can be used to help incriminate suspects in criminal activities, as well as keep an ear open for any possible threats. In order to perform these wire taps, the...

LG F90 (LG Volt) Set To Arrive On Sprint

02/26/2014, Earlier at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, we saw the unveiling of two brand new Android-powered phones that will occupy the mid-range category, where the two of them will sport LTE 4G connectivity. Known as the LG F70 and the LG F90, the...

Sprint Launches Harman Kardon Onyx Studio Speakers

02/24/2014, When one thinks of Sprint, chances are you might be thinking about phones, tablets, and mobile services, but definitely not Bluetooth speakers, right? Well interestingly enough Sprint has recently announced that they will be getting into the speaker game...

Sprint Wi-Fi Calling Launched

02/23/2014, A few weeks back rumors started circulating about the possibility of Sprint Wi-Fi calling being launched in the near future. Its closest rival, T-Mobile, has offered Wi-Fi calling for quite some time now, so it makes sense for Sprint to follow suit as...

Sprint’s Galaxy Note 3 Receives Android 4.4 KitKat Update

02/20/2014, If there’s one drawback to carriers in the US is that they typically require manufacturers to pass them handset updates to be certified and approved first before being released. This is an additional step in the updating process which explains why those...

Sprint Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 Update Available Now

02/13/2014, We reported yesterday that it was quite possible for Sprint to finally roll out Android 4.4 KitKat for its Galaxy S4 users in the very near future. A leaked memo pegged the release date on February 13th, and it has turned out to be spot on. Sprint Galaxy...

Sprint’s Galaxy S4 Could Receive KitKat Update Tomorrow

02/12/2014, While Android Jelly Bean is perfectly fine as an operating system, we’re sure many Android users out there would love updating to the latest build nonetheless, which at the moment is Android 4.4 KitKat. Well the good news for Sprint’s Galaxy S4 users...

Sprint Added 682,000 New Customers Last Quarter

02/11/2014, Sprint has recently announced its Q4 2013 earnings where they revealed that they have managed to add 682,000 customers during the last three months of 2013 alone, which admittedly is a pretty impressive feat. According to the breakdown, 322,000 of their...

Sprint And SoftBank Rethink T-Mobile Bid [Report]

02/10/2014, There is a lot of speculation surrounding the T-Mobile Sprint merger. The latter is yet to make an official bid for Magenta, even though it has been rumored that there’s over $40 billion available in financing should a deal be made. Apparently...

T-Mobile Sprint Merger May Cost SoftBank $45 Billion

02/06/2014, A few weeks back it was first rumored that SoftBank, which owns Sprint, is going to bid for T-Mobile U.S. While there hasn’t been an official announcement as yet, many reports have come since then claiming that the merger of the 3rd and 4th largest...

Sprint Push To Talk Expanded To More Phones

02/03/2014, Its going to be a surge of nostalgia for Nextel users. The Nextel network was shut down last year, its customers were quite besotted with its push to talk feature, which essentially makes the phone function as a walkie-talkie. When Sprint finally...