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For AT&T merger, Sprint dusts off its Christmas list

Sprint recently asked Congress to block the AT&T-T-Mobile merger because of its impact on competition for cellular backhaul. But the merger has nothing to do with backhaul--only on Sprint's bottom line.

By May. 25, 2011

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T-Mobile's tech chief: I want to decimate Verizon's map ad campaign

In an interview with CNET, T-Mobile's Neville Ray talks about the carrier's plan to fill out its coverage and why it's picking a fight with Verizon.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Sky gets broadband boost in £49m Virgin Media fibre deal

Sky broadband could see speeds shoot up to 10Gbps over the next five years in a five-year, £49m deal with Virgin Media.

By May. 23, 2013

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AT&T, Sprint waive overage fees for Oklahoma tornado victims

The carriers will forgo overage charges for voice, data, and texting for those affected by Monday's devastating tornado.

By May. 21, 2013

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What’s Google really up to in wireless? Might not be what you think.

[commentary] Rumors are flying that Google wants to resell Verizon or Sprint wireless service, but CNET’s Maggie Reardon throws cold water on that theory and comes up with her own ideas.

By Apr. 5, 2014

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Google Fiber copycat to deliver 1Gbps broadband in Mississippi

Regional wireless provider C Spire is using the Google Fiber playbook to deliver ultra high-speed broadband in Mississippi. The move could signal a trend in which other companies use the Google business model to bring fiber to other regions of the US.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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YTL CEO Wing Lee bets on 4G in Malaysia (Q&A)

Piggybacking off a contract to supply 10,000 schools with Net access and 130,000 Chromebooks, a telco upstart gains an emerging market foothold. Hear its CEO's thoughts on the 4G honeymoon, Google Fiber, and dumb pipes.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Wireless operators accelerate upgrade plans

Wireless operators are rethinking how they upgrade and build their backhaul infrastructure as they deal with a flood of data traffic from smartphones and the future promise of 4G.

By Jan. 26, 2010

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Sprint's coming identity shift offers hope

The company will drop Nextel -- both its name and business -- as it looks to further tighten its focus on the competitive wireless market.

By Feb. 7, 2013