Sprint - Sprint on Schedule to Shut Down iDEN Network Within 60 Days
2013 MAY 15 (VerticalNews) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Electronics Newsweekly -- Sprint (NYSE: S) announced that its plans to shut down the iDEN Nextel National Network remain on schedule for the end of June, as originally announced in May of last year.
The last full day of iDEN service will be June 29; shutdown begins first thing Sunday, June 30, and will continue throughout the day. iDEN devices will then no longer receive voice service - including 911 calls - or data service. Sprint will shut down switch locations in rapid succession on June 30, followed by powering down equipment and eliminating backhaul at each cell site ...read more
Sprint - Sprint Leads Global Telecoms on Greenpeace Cool IT Leaderboard
2013 MAY 13 (VerticalNews) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Global Warming Focus -- Greenpeace International has recognized Sprint [NYSE:S] as the leader among all global telecommunications companies on this year's Cool IT Leaderboard. Cisco and Google tied for first among the IT sector while Sprint led in the telecommunications field. Sprint's work on climate and energy advocacy, as well as its aggressive actions to reduce its emissions and that of its supply chain, led to a No. 5 overall ranking and its debut appearance on the list ...read more
Sprint - Sprint Rolls Out Sprint Consultation Centers in Retail Stores to Simplify Wireless Buying for Businesses
2013 MAY 8 (VerticalNews) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Telecommunications Business -- For small businesses, finding the right wireless solutions for the office can be disorienting, draining and even daunting. Wireless product and solution choices seem to pile on while pricing options come with the simplicity of an algebra proof.
Today, Sprint (NYSE: S) announces a shopping solution for small businesses that simplifies the wireless buying process - Sprint Consultation Centers, a complete packaging of wireless assistance in Sprint retail stores that is customized to small business needs ...read more
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