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The FCC disincentive auction

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The Federal Communications Commission’s upcoming “incentive” auction of TV airwaves is already at war with itself.

Sprint's crony socialist hypocrisy

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler testifies before the House Communications and Technology panel on Capitol Hill in Washington

The company objected to AT&T’s bid to buy T-Mobile, but now they want to themselves.

Government sues Sprint for overcharging secret wiretaps on Americans

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‘Sprint overbilled law enforcement agencies for carrying out court-ordered intercepts’

Sprint unsure of whether it will still carry BlackBerry phones in stores

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Sprint declared that it has not yet decided to stop carrying BlackBerry handsets

Arbitrary spectrum policy

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The FCC is picking market winners and losers again.

Wireless plan innovation benefits consumers & competition

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Competition, not government regulation, is the best way to generate diverse choices for consumers and businesses

Cell carriers adjust for heavy traffic in Boston, encourage texting

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AT&T said it would leave temporary Boston Marathon WiFi for extended time

Rep. Markey: Authorities made 1.3 million requests for cellphone info last year - TheDC

Cellphone

Big Brother is reading your text messages, demanding ‘cell tower dumps,’ congressman reveals

Sprint launches new security initiative - CNET

Earns Sprint

It brings security front and center for the 82 percent of users that Sprint says don’t know which apps to use to protect their phones and families.

Sprint Nextel to continue unlimited data plan - CNET

Earns Sprint

Hesse believes the decision to stick with unlimited has been a boon for the company

Sprint and HTC to announce new phone at NY press event - CNET

HTC Evo 4G

Sprint’s latest collaboration with HTC will likely take the form of a dual-core HTC One X

4G LTE iPhone a possibility in Sprint's future - Nasdaq

Apple New iPhone

Sprint is on the hook for $15.5 billion worth of iPhones over the next several years and has said it won’t turn a profit on the device until 2015.

Sprint ends deal with LightSquared - AP

Earns Sprint

The deal between the companies had called for Sprint to collaborate with LightSquared on its LTE, or long-term evolution, network.

Sprint plans to ditch its deal with Phil Falcone and LightSquared - BI

Earns Sprint

The broken deal is bad news for the startup

Sprint to roll out 10 new Google Wallet enabled phones in 2012 - Fierce Mobile Content

Earns Sprint

The carrier currently supports Google Wallet on two smartphones: Samsung’s Android-powered Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus.

Google explains relationship with MasterCard, Sprint and the future of Google Wallet - TheDC

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Mobile payment app security concerns surface and Google responds

iPhone not a carrier favorite - BGR

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Activations and unit sales don’t necessarily paint a complete picture

Sprint posts deeper 4Q loss on iPhone costs - AP

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The iPhone forced the carrier to post its largest loss in three years because of the high cost

Google Wallet gets its second management shakeup in a week - BI

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Currently, Google Wallet only works on a single phone model and some carriers are disabling it

Conservatives sense vindication after Sprint decides to cut costs using FCC roaming rule - TheDC

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FCC critics had claimed the rule would slow wireless network development