Sprint Names Its First LTE Markets
Sprint has indicated via its official Twitter account that Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio will be the first markets to have access to its forthcoming Long Term Evolution 4G network. Sprint CEO Dan Hesse said LTE will reach those markets by the middle of 2012. These same markets will also receive upgraded 3G services, though Sprint didn't elaborate on how.
Sprint Launches HD Voice Nationwide, Expands LTE
Sprint today announced several new milestones for its network. To start, HD Voice is now available to Sprint customers nationwide.
Sprint Doubles LTE Plus Footprint
Sprint today said it has doubled the availability of its LTE Plus coverage from 77 markets in November to more than 150 markets today. Some of the new markets include Boulder, Colo., West Palm Beach, Fla., Cleveland, Ohio, and Syracuse, N.Y.
Sprint LTE and Spark Footprints Continue to Grow
Sprint today launched LTE service in 24 new markets and Spark service in an additional 24 markets. The company's LTE footprint now reaches 270 million POPs, while its Spark footprint reaches 125 million POPs.
Sprint Hangs Up on Dan Hesse, Names New CEO
Sprint today announced it has named Marcelo Claure as President and CEO of the company, who replaces Dan Hesse. Claure already served on Sprint's board of directors, and is the Founder and CEO of Brightstar Corp.
Sprint: Rules the South?
Every other company has mapped their LTE in high priority areas such as Chicago, New York, LA, Seattle, and the likes.
Sprint isn't breaking any new ground here.