Broadband In The Desert
- Sprint Embraces Retail With Fixed-Wireless Modem Service. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;05/29/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 13, p30
Reports on Sprint's launched of its fixed-wireless service, called Sprint Broadband Direct. Sprint and WorldCom's plan to launch a fixed-wireless data service to consumers in various United States cities by 2001; Availability of Sprint's service in Phoenix, Arizona through a toll-free number,...
- Sprint to extend fixed wireless broadband reach. Smith, Hilary // RCR;08/28/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p28
Reports on Sprint Corp.'s filing of a series of applications with the United States Federal Communications Commission to extend its fixed wireless broadband services to 45 additional markets nationwide.
- Sprint wireless Web products to let users access intranets. Bowen, Ted Smalley // InfoWorld;08/30/99, Vol. 21 Issue 35, p44D
Introduces Sprint PCS Wireless Web Connection, a wireless communication device developed by Sprint Corp. Features of the device; Price.
- Sprint Loses Fewer Subs, Plans New Prepaid Strategy. PALENCHAR, JOSEPH // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;2/22/2010, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p45
The article reports on Sprint which lost fewer wireless subscribers in the fourth quarter and fiscal year ending December 31, 2009 and its plan to launch a strategy which aims to provide a robust revamped portfolio of brands.
- Sprint touts nationwide 3G wireless. Martin, Michael // Network World;8/12/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p8
Reports on the release of third generation wireless data service of Sprint in the U.S. in August 2002. Problems on U.S. wireless data coverage; Application of wireless data on businesses; Features of Sprint's Business Connection programs for users.
- Hold the phone: Sprint's Spark data network fizzles during phone calls. // Consumer Reports;Jun2014, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p42
The article discusses the Spark high-speed data network from the telecommunications company Sprint as of June 2014, which does not allow cellphone users on the network to make or maintain data connections while making phone calls as Sprint's prior 4G network allowed.
- Sprint reins in wireless broadband plans. Martin, Michael; Pappalardo, Denise // Network World;11/13/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 46, p172
Focuses on Sprint's proposal to scale back its planned rollout of Multichannel Multipoint Distribution System technology. Goal of offering broadband wireless service across dozens of markets in the United States; Three reasons for Sprint's slowdown; Reduction of capital costs.
- Sprint to add PCS to ION. Jones, Jennifer; Vizard, Michael // InfoWorld;01/31/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p30
Reports that Sprint will integrate its wireless Personal Communications Service to Integrated On-Demand Network. Advantage of the integration; Services to be performed by the integration to laptop computer users.
- Sprint Rolls Out Wireless Home Nets. Iler, David // Multichannel News;09/25/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 39, p62
Announces the offer of wireless Internet service by Sprint Corp. in the United States. Selection of the Orinoco products of Lucent Technologies; Information on the fixed-wireless subscribers of Sprint; Details on the Orinoco system; Plan to introduce other wireless services of Sprint.