Sprint Wireless

Sprint appoints Marcelo Claure as new President and CEO

Sprint Wireless

Sprint today announced that it has appointed Marcelo Claure as the company’s next President and Chief Executive Officer. Claure takes over from Dan Hesse, who has been CEO since 2007, on August 11, 2014. “Marcelo is a successful entrepreneur who transformed a start-up into a global telecommunications company. He has the management experience, passion and drive to create the strongest […]

Sprint to begin LG G3 pre-orders on July 11


Sprint today announced that it will begin to take LG G3 pre-orders on Friday, July 11. It will then launch a week later. Pricing will start at US$0 with the Sprint Easy Pay plan which spreads the purchase price over 24 monthly payments of US$25. Sprint will offer the LG G3 in both “exclusive runway-worthy shine gold” or metallic black. […]

Sprint ever closer to buying T-Mobile in US$32 billion deal

Sprint Wireless

Hints and rumours that Sprint Wireless and T-Mobile USA could merge have been floating about for some time. Such a deal appears closer than it’s ever been as the two companies (via their parent companies SoftBank and Deutsche Telekom respectively) have now agreed “on the broad outlines of a merger” that would see Sprint acquire T-Mobile for US$32 billion. “People […]

Android 4.4.2 KitKat coming to Sprint LG G Flex

LG G Flex

It looks like Sprint LG G Flex owners willl not have to wait much longer for their Android 4.4.2 KitKat update. Much like the T-Mobile one we already spotted, the Sprint update has now popped up on the LG OpenSource Code Distribution website as firmware version LS995ZV6 for the the LG-LS995. For reference, the current firmware version is LS995ZV3. As we […]