Sprint dials up Marcelo Claure as new CEO

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Sprint on Wednesday announced it has selected Marcelo Claure as the new President and CEO, replacing Dan Hesse. Claure, who was a member of the Sprint board of directors is Founder and CEO of Brighstar Corp. He will resign from his post on August 11 whereupon SoftBank will acquire his remain ...

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T-Mobile/Sprint Merger: New Owner, Virtually Same Coverage to Boot

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Recent rumors and reports, (on and off again since late December 2013), have stated time and time again that Sprint Communications’ major shareholder/owner, a Japanese company known as SoftBank, wants to buy T-Mobile USA. Deutsche Telekom, T-Mobile’s major shareholder/owner, wants ...

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Sprint to become New Sprint in wake of SoftBank transaction

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Sprint has issued a formal press announcement pertaining to the details of the Softbank deal that was just finalized over the last few days.  Details are still coming in and the carrier is in the midst of spelling things out however the general stuff is already known.      

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CNBC: Japanese carrier SoftBank to acquire 70 percent stake in Sprint

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Japanese carrier SoftBank is expected to announce a $20 billion deal on Monday which will see them controlling a 70% stake in Sprint.  CNBC is reporting that the deal is all but wrapped up and comes hot on the heels of rumors that surfaced just last week.  Well, hardly rumors, when you consider ...

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Softbank Announces Sharp Aquos, First Announced Ice Cream Sandwich Device due Next Year

Soon Google will be launching the first ever Ice Cream Sandwich powered device with Samsung and we can’t wait! But if you want to check out the first ever announced Ice Cream Sandwich device, then behold — the Sharp Aquos Phone 104SH. Obviously this one wouldn’t be the first ...

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