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2012-05-29 22:10:01

Within a year, Sprint plans to sunset its iDEN Nextel National Network, and roll it into Sprint Direct Connect. Sprint will notify and transition its customers on the legacy network. The wireless carrier seeks to shutter the iDEN Nextel National Network as early as June 30, 2013. On June 1, 2012, Sprint will send written notices to business and government customers to let them know of the planned shutdown of the iDEN Nextel National Network. Businesses will be asked to transition to the...

2012-05-14 02:30:36

ST. LOUIS, May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Amdocs (NYSE: DOX), the leading provider of customer experience systems and services, today announced that Sprint, one of North America's leading wireless service providers, is deploying Amdocs' Smart Agent Desktop in order to enhance its customers' experience while giving its customer service representatives (CSRs) a more intuitive, time-saving customer management solution. Sprint is deploying Amdocs Smart Agent Desktop, one component of Amdocs' CES...

2012-05-09 02:24:40

LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mandalay Digital Group, Inc. (OTC BB: MNDLE) today announced that Chris Rogers, Co-Founder of Nextel Communications, Inc. (now Sprint Nextel Corporation) and several of its predecessor companies, has joined the Mandalay Digital Board of Directors. Most recently, Rogers had served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Spectrum, of Sprint Nextel Corporation where he evaluated and executed strategic initiatives, including mergers,...

Sprint's Losses And Gains
2012-04-26 07:39:22

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com Sprint has found themselves walking a very thin line lately. On one side, their Nextel carrier continues to lose subscribers in droves as they plan to shutter the service next year. Conversely, Sprint´s big bet on the iPhone has thus far proven to be a wise one, as sales of the Apple-branded smartphone helped to drive sales up 7% to 7.2 billion. That´s something both AT&T and Verizon haven´t been able to do in the most recent quarter, as...

2012-04-25 06:23:43

RESTON, Va., April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc., [NASDAQ: NIHD], a provider of differentiated mobile communication services operating under the Nextel brand in Latin America, announced today that its operating subsidiary, Nextel Peru, along with partner Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, will launch the U8820, the Company's first Push-to-Talk (PTT) Android-based smartphone in Peru. This new device represents a milestone in the expansion of NII's differentiated products and services...

2012-04-09 10:26:32

RESTON, Va., April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc., [NASDAQ: NIHD], will host its first quarter 2012 results conference call with its senior management. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110919/FL70458LOGO) When: Thursday, April 26, 2012 Time: 8:30 AM - 9:15 AM EDT Phone: Domestic 1 866 831.6272 pass-code: NIIHOLDINGS International 1 617 213.8859 pass-code: NIIHOLDINGS All participants are asked to dial in 10-15...

2012-04-04 02:34:45

RESTON, Va., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc., [NASDAQ: NIHD], a differentiated provider of mobile communication services operating under the Nextel brand in Latin America, announced today that it has appointed Dave Truzinski as vice president and chief information officer reporting to Gokul Hemmady, EVP, chief financial officer and chief transformation officer. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110919/FL70458LOGO ) "I am pleased to introduce Dave Truzinski as...

2012-04-03 02:31:27

RESTON, Va., April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings Inc., [NASDAQ: NIHD], a differentiated provider of mobile communication services operating under the Nextel brand in Latin America, announced today it has been named one of the best places to work among multinationals in Latin America by the Great Place to Work® Institute (GPTW). The list of the top 25 multinational companies, based on 11 national Best Workplaces studies in Latin America, was announced on March 27 in Atlanta....

2012-03-29 06:22:55

CHICAGO, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL), Google Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG), Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE: S), Dish Network Corp. (Nasdaq: DISH) and Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ). (Logo:...

Sprint Cancels LightSquared Contract As Company Responds To FCC Rejection
2012-03-17 05:24:19

As officials from LightSquared Inc. challenged the FCC's ability to block their planned 4G wireless service on Friday, they officially learned that Sprint Nextel was cancelling a 15-year contract to help build the network. The deal's termination was first reported Thursday by The Wall Street Journal's Greg Bensinger, who said that the company would return $65 million in prepayments to the Virginia-based company founded by billionaire Philip Falcone in 2010. Sprint confirmed the...