July 05, 2018

Axiata, PLDT, Telin, Turkcell, Viettel and Zain join the Carrier Blockchain Study Group

The Carrier Blockchain Study Group, the global blockchain consortium of telecom carriers, today announced that ASEAN and South Asian operator Axiata Group Berhad, Philippine-based PLDT, Inc., Indonesia-based PT. Telekomunikasi Indonesia International, Turkey-based leading digital operator Turkcell, Vietnam-based Viettel Telecom Corporation, and Kuwait-headquartered Zain Group agreed to jointly explore how to collaborate on building a next-generation global cross-carrier blockchain platform and ecosystem.

July 02, 2018

Military Veterans Group at Sprint to Lead Special Wreath Laying at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Sprint (NYSE: S) VETS Employee Resource Group members, representing more than 700 military veteran and reserve service members at the company, will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington D.C. on July 4. The official ceremony will honor service members still unaccounted for, and to all those who have served, or are currently serving in the U.S. armed forces.

June 29, 2018

Sprint Strengthens Leadership Team & Names Andrew Davies CFO

Sprint (NYSE: S) announced today the appointment of Andrew Davies as the company's Chief Financial Officer. Davies will assume the role on July 2 and will report to Chief Executive Officer Michel Combes. Davies will be responsible for Sprint's day-to-day financial strategy and operations, including accounting and reporting, financial planning and analysis, treasury, tax, investor relations, risk management, auditing, and mergers and acquisitions.

June 28, 2018

Sprint Statement on STREAMLINE Small Cell Deployment Act

Today, Senators John Thune (R-SD) and Brian Schatz (D-HI) introduced the STREAMLINE Small Cell Deployment Act. 

June 20, 2018

Sprint and NXM LABS Launch First 5G-Ready Connected Car Platform Featuring IoT Blockchain Security

Sprint has joined NXM Labs to launch a 5G-Ready Connected Car Platform combining high-speed, on-demand passenger Wi-Fi with advanced vehicle health monitoring and safety. This includes the first blockchain powered Internet-of-Things (IoT) security system that guards against hackers.

June 20, 2018

Sprint Tests Robot EV Chargers In New York to Lower CO2 Emissions

Sprint together with Adaptive Motion Group (AMG) has responded to New York City's call to reduce CO2 emissions debuting the "Mobi" self-driving robot – designed to charge electric buses, cars and industrial vehicles.

June 14, 2018

Sprint CTO Dr. John Saw to Speak June 21 at Wells Fargo 5G Forum

Sprint Chief Technology Officer Dr. John Saw will speak at the Wells Fargo 5G Forum in New York City on Thursday, June 21st, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. ET.

June 14, 2018

Sprint Congratulates 3GPP on Finalization of 5G New Radio Specification

Today marks a significant step on the road to 5G with approval of the Standalone (SA) 5G new radio (NR) specification at the 3GPP TSG RAN#80 plenary meeting in La Jolla, CA. As an active participant in 3GPP, Sprint assisted in the development of this worldwide 5G standard.

June 06, 2018

Sprint Enhances South Africa Network Capabilities Through Johannesburg, South Africa PoP with CMC Networks

Sprint (NYSE: S) announced the opening of a Johannesburg, South Africa Point of Presence (PoP), further adding to Sprint's extensive global Wireline backbone network.  Sprint's existing relationship with CMC Networks, a Pan Africa provider, has been extended to incorporate the operation of the Johannesburg PoP to enhance Sprint's global Tier 1 network, which serves multinational business and carrier customers in 195 countries around the world.

June 04, 2018

Sprint Awarded $26.9M In Cell Phone Trafficking Suit

Sprint (NYSE: S) has been awarded $26.9 million in damages from Wireless Buybacks, LLC, and Wireless Buybacks Holdings, LLC ("Wireless Buybacks"). Wireless Buybacks was found liable for tortious interference stemming from a large handset trafficking scheme that involved several individuals and business entities. The Honorable Catherine C. Blake entered the judgment in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland on May 22, 2018.

June 04, 2018

Stephen Kappes Joins Sprint Board of Directors

Sprint (NYSE: S) today announced its board of directors has elected Stephen Kappes to the board, bringing the total number of board members to ten. Mr. Kappes will serve on the Compensation Committee.

May 31, 2018

Sprint's Network is ready for the 2018 Hurricane Season

With a dramatically improved network and significant investments that continue to improve coverage, reliability and speed, Sprint (NYSE: S) is ready for the 2018 Hurricane Season – which officially begins on June 1 and runs through Nov. 30