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01.22.14
Motorola and NII Holdings bring Prip's push-to-talk service to the iPhone
01.22.14

Motorola and NII Holdings bring Prip's push-to-talk service to the iPhone

Sprint's iDEN network shutdown may have quashed hopes for an iPhone with native push-to-talk suppo...

By J. Fingas,   01.22.14
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06.29.13
PSA: Sprint's iDEN push-to-talk network rides into the sunset June 30th
06.29.13

PSA: Sprint's iDEN push-to-talk network rides into the sunset June 30th

The end of an era arrives Sunday, when Sprint will officially shut the door on its Nextel iDEN pus...

By J. Pollicino,   06.29.13
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02.07.13
Sprint sells 2.2 million iPhones in Q4 2012 but sheds 1 million customers, $1.3 billion
02.07.13

Sprint sells 2.2 million iPhones in Q4 2012 but sheds 1 million customers, $1.3 billion

Sprint announced its quarterly (and annual) results today, with overall revenues totaling $9 billi...

By M. Smith,   02.07.13
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11.29.12
Sprint plans $10 monthly charge for iDEN push-to-talk subs in the new year
11.29.12

Sprint plans $10 monthly charge for iDEN push-to-talk subs in the new year

For Nextel push-to-talk subs, the writing's been on the wall for some time now, what with that leg...

By J. Volpe,   11.29.12
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10.25.12
Sprint sells 1.5 million iPhones, 1 million other smartphones, but makes a net loss of $767 million
10.25.12

Sprint sells 1.5 million iPhones, 1 million other smartphones, but makes a net loss of $767 million

Sprint's latest financials show that while the network is slowly stemming the flow of cash from it...

By D. Cooper,   10.25.12
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10.24.12
Where you at? Sprint Direct Connect Now brings push-to-talk to select Android devices
10.24.12

Where you at? Sprint Direct Connect Now brings push-to-talk to select Android devices

Sprint announced on Wednesday the availability of its new Direct Connect Now Android app, which br...

By M. Hearn,   10.24.12
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10.14.12
CNBC: Softbank to pay $20 billion for a 70 percent stake in Sprint
10.14.12

CNBC: Softbank to pay $20 billion for a 70 percent stake in Sprint

Rumors of Sprint's $12 billion acquisition by Softbank weren't exaggerated, they were understated:...

By S. Buckley,   10.14.12
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10.11.12
Japan's Softbank in 'advanced talks' to acquire Sprint for more than $12 billion (update: confirmed)
10.11.12

Japan's Softbank in 'advanced talks' to acquire Sprint for more than $12 billion (update: confirmed)

While recent rumors suggested Sprint could be interested in snatching up Metro PCS, it may actuall...

By R. Lawler,   10.11.12
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09.17.12
AT&T ready to battle Sprint for push-to-talk supremacy starting in November
09.17.12

AT&T ready to battle Sprint for push-to-talk supremacy starting in November

While Sprint's iDEN network is getting the axe in favor of a new CDMA setup, AT&T will soon be...

By M. Hearn,   09.17.12
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