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2014-08-06 23:04:54

“T-Mobile merger off, CEO Dan Hesse out, new CEO Marcelo Claure in. What’s next for Sprint?” Asks Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Sprint announced today, Aug 6 their new CEO Marcelo Claure. It is reported today that Sprint is no longer pursuing a merger with T-Mobile. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment. “We should look at this as the end of one chapter and the beginning of the next at Sprint. Just like with any good novel, there...

2012-07-26 21:35:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sprint´s CEO Dan Hesse has just confirmed that his company will carry the Motorola Photon Q smartphone, an Android slider phone bedecked with a full QWERTY keyboard and an eye for business. The Photon Q is the 4G LTE follow up from the first Motorola Photon smartphone released last August. With a 4.3-inch display and 16 GB of internal storage, the original Motorola Photon ran Android Gingerbread 2.3 on a 1 GHz dual-core...

Sprint Board Vetoes Proposed MetroPCS Acquisition
2012-02-26 06:23:41

Sprint Nextel is abandoning plans to take over pre-paid wireless company MetroPCS after the company's board of directors vetoed the proposed multibillion purchase of the fifth-largest mobile telecom network in the U.S. -- despite CEO Dan Hesse's support of the deal -- various media outlets have reported. According to Jennifer Van Grove of VentureBeat, the transaction would have given Sprint an additional 9.3. million customers, as well as access to additional spectrum. It would have...

2011-04-28 13:55:00

Sprint Nextel's reported first-quarter revenue that beat out expectations for the company. However, the company lost more wireless subscribers than expected in the first quarter as it faced new competition from Verizon Wireless, which launched the Apple Inc. iPhone in February. Chief Executive Dan Hesse told analysts on a conference call that Sprint's new $10 monthly fee for smartphone users did not stop customers from upgrading their devices. "Even after the $10 charge, our pricing is...

2011-04-16 07:07:22

The chief executive of Sprint Nextel Corp criticized rival AT&T Inc's proposed $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile USA on Friday, contending that a combination of the two companies would hurt innovation and set back the US wireless industry. Dan Hesse, the CEO of No. 3 US mobile operator Sprint Nextel, lashed out against the deal, which is now going through a round of regulatory scrutiny. Speaking at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco, Hesse said a duopoly consisting of a combined...

2011-01-16 05:55:00

Sprint Nextel announced on Friday that it is investing in machine-to-machine services to connect devices like in-car safety systems wirelessly. Dan Hesse, the company's chief executive, said after a Detroit Economic Club event that Sprint is making a "significant investment" in offering the new technology to connect everything from electricity meter readers to health care monitors. "We're a $36 billion company. We expect it to be a multi-billion dollar division of the company in a few...

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