Sprint Launching LTE on July 15
Sprint today announced that it will launch its new LTE 4G network on July 15. As previously announced, the first five cities to see the new network will be Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City and San Antonio. However, Baltimore - previously announced by Sprint as a launch city - is missing from the list. Sprint plans to launch more cities throughout the year and into next, culminating with the network being "largely completed" by the end of 2013. At that point, the network should cover 250 million people across the U.S.
Sprint's Direct 2 You Reaches Boston, Philly, Atlanta, Houston
Sprint today expanded its Direct 2 You service to Atlanta, Boston, Houston, and Philadelphia. The service is live in these cities and a number of smaller cities and towns in the surrounding areas.
Sprint Puts NYC, Kansas City, Phoenix On Deck for 5G Launch
Sprint today announced more markets in which it expects to offer 5G service. The company earlier said it would kick off 5G in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.
Sprint Grows Direct 2 You Footprint By Six Cities
Sprint today expanded its Direct 2 You service to the metropolitan areas of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Orlando, Phoenix, St.
HTC One A9: First Phone To Work on Verizon Without CDMA
HTC will sell an unlocked version of its new One A9 that can be used on Verizon's LTE network, even though the phone lacks the legacy CDMA technology found in all other Verizon phones to date. That makes the One A9 the first phone announced for use with Verizon in LTE-only mode.
Complete by the end of 2013