Breaking: Sprint Not, Repeat NOT Selling iDEN

Sprint-Nextel Corp. on Thursday laid to rest rumors that stretch back more than a year, saying once and for all that it will NOT be selling its push-to-talk iDEN network, which it acquired in what’s become known as “The Deal from Hell,” its 2005 purchase of Nextel. The news comes just scant weeks since CEO […]

Hesses Experience Gives Sprint a Fighting Chance

          By Charles Cary, vice president of small business services, XO Communications Sprint CEO Dan Hesse spoke last Thursday at the Potomac Officers Club meeting at the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner, Va. POC is a Washington, D.C., area networking organization of senior executives, heavily weighted toward telecom and high-tech. Hesse’s […]

Nextel Buy Bites Sprint With $29.5B Loss

Sprint Nextel Corp. may have reported a massive net $29.5 billion loss for the fourth quarter thanks to the Nextel writedown, but that might not be as deep as the rabbit hole goes. The ailing carrier, which also scrapped its dividend Thursday, predicted that it will lose an additional 1.2 million postpaid customers in the […]

Vonage Settles With Sprint

Vonage Holdings Corp. on Monday said it will settle its patent dispute with Sprint Nextel Corp. by paying $80 million and licensing the technology it was found guilty of illegally using. Vonage lost another patent infringement suit two weeks ago. The IP telephony company now says it’ll pay $35 million for past use of Sprint’s […]

Palm Introduces Centro

Palm Inc., hoping to regain footing in the smartphone field, introduced a new, inexpensive device on Thursday. The Centro is listed at $99.99, making it the least expensive smartphone. It will share the operating system and many of the same features as the companys Treo, including e-mail and Web access, video, music, a touchscreen and […]

Endace Adds Netflow to NinjaProbe Appliances

Endace Ltd, a provider of network traffic monitoring solutions, today announced that its NinjaProbe appliances can now generate and export NetFlow statistics. By building upon technology licensed from Sprint Nextel Applied Research & Advanced Technology Labs (AR&ATL) Endace application-independent monitoring probes have the ability to produce granular NetFlow statistics independent of the network infrastructure, removing […]

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