Sprint May Get IPhone 5

Forbes - 24 Aug, 2011
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Apple iPhone rumor roundup: August edition

Washington Post (blog) - Hayley Tsukayama - 24 Aug, 2011
What will the iPhone be and what won't it be? (Chris Ratcliffe - BLOOMBERG) As the expected date for the launch of the next iPhone draws nearer, speculation about what exactly it will be like is reaching new heights. ...

Sprint's iPhone Quandry

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Stephen Grocer - 24 Aug, 2011
Investors may be happy Sprint Nextel finally is getting the iPhone. But they should hope it doesn't sell too many, writes Heard on the Street's Martin Peers. Despite the 10% pop in Sprint's stock price after a Wall Street Journal ...

Sprint investors still cautious despite iPhone report

MarketWatch (blog) - 24 Aug, 2011
Sprint investors still seem to be keeping their optimism in check over finally getting the iPhone in check ‚Ä" despite a 10% bounce for the stock since news reports on the matter first hit on Tuesday. Since at least some of those likely switched to AT&T ...

Sprint iPhone brings its share of problems

CNET - Roger Cheng - 24 Aug, 2011
News that Sprint may finally get the iPhone garnered universal praise yesterday, from a pop in Sprint's stock to longtime subscribers cheering at the prospect of finally owning Apple's smash-hit handset. Today, a few analysts have already begun to hit ...

Apple, Sprint: Mulling The iPhone Implications

Barron's (blog) - Tiernan Ray - 24 Aug, 2011
Seems like everyone wants to get in his or her two cents this morning about the rumor that Sprint-Nextel (S) will gain Apple's (AAPL) iPhone when the next model comes out in coming months. That bit of speculation was offered up by The ...

Tech Today: Sprint to Get the iPhone 5

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Jennifer Valentino-DeVries - 24 Aug, 2011
Sprint to Get the iPhone 5: Sprint Nextel is joining Verizon and AT&T in getting the iPhone, according to a scoop by Joann Lublin and Spencer Ante in today's Wall Street Journal. Citing the ever-popular “people familiar ...

Apple: Sprint News Is Good For It, Too, Per UBS

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Mark Gongloff - 24 Aug, 2011
AP Everybody who owns or analyzes Sprint stock loves the news that Sprint is going to sell the iPhone 5 in October. It's even good news for Apple, according to at least one analyst today. Sprint is the third largest carrier in the US ...

Ahead of the Bell: Analysts split on Sprint upside

BusinessWeek - 24 Aug, 2011
Analysts are divided on how much benefit Sprint Nextel Corp. would derive from selling the iPhone starting in October, as a published report said it would. The Wall Street Journal said Tuesday afternoon that Sprint, the country's No. ...

Sprint Shares Maintain iPhone Rally

Forbes - 24 Aug, 2011
Sprint (S) shares are getting a boost again today on a report that the company will be the next wireless carrier to sell the Apple (AAPL) iPhone. Shares gained yesterday as well. The Wall Street Journal reports that people familiar with the matter said ...

With Sprint, Apple's iPhone loses exclusive sheen

ZDNet (blog) - Andrew Nusca - 24 Aug, 2011
Summary: If the Apple iPhone comes to Sprint, the tech giant loses a major tool in its arsenal: exclusivity. Can a ubiquitous smartphone continue to stay ahead of the pack? ...

Sprint's iPhone Coup: Analysts React

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Mark Gongloff - 24 Aug, 2011
Sprint shares jumped 10% yesterday on news that it had won the Apple lottery, getting to sell the iPhone 5 in mid-October. Sprint stock is up even more before the opening bell. Analysts today agree with the market's verdict, ...

Will the iPhone Be Good or Bad for Sprint?

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Shira Ovide - 24 Aug, 2011
As the Apple-loving masses have read by now, Sprint finally is set to sell the iPhone later this year, filling in an important hole in the struggling cell-phone company's handset lineup. But will the iPhone bring riches or misery to the ...

Back to School 2011: Top 3 smartphones from each major carrier

ZDNet (blog) - Matthew Miller - 24 Aug, 2011
Summary: There are excellent smartphones on every major US wireless carrier and this back to school guide shows you the top three from each. What is your favorite smartphone? Back in late March I posted ...

Sprint shares jump 10% on report it will carry iPhone 5

Chicago Tribune - 24 Aug, 2011
Sprint Nextel Corp. will begin selling the iPhone 5 in mid-October, people familiar with the matter said, closing a huge hole in the No. 3 US carrier's lineup and giving Apple Inc. another channel for selling its popular phone. ...

Sprint Nextel to offer new iPhone

Financial Times (blog) - Phill Tutt - 24 Aug, 2011
Sprint Nextel is set to begin selling the new version of the Apple iPhone in mid-October, according to The Wall Street Journal. As well as boosting the US number -three carrier's product line-up, Apple will also benefit from another sales channel for ...

Report of Sprint deal to sell iPhone has people talking

Kansas City Star - Scott Canon - 24 Aug, 2011
File photo by PAUL SAKUMA | AP Since its introduction in 2007, the iPhone has changed the way people use the Internet on the go. Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone 4 in June 2010 in San Francisco. Apple's iPhone could see ...

Waiting for the new iPhone? Better get comfortable

Herald Sun - Andrew Ramadge - 24 Aug, 2011
Apple fans queue to purchase the iPad tablet computer outside Apple's George Street store in Sydney CBD. Picture: JJ Sassine Source: news.com.au USUALLY, it's June. This time, we thought it might be September. ...

Sprint to sell iPhone 5 in mid-October

Xinhua - 24 Aug, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) -- Sprint Nextel, the third largest wireless carrier in the United States, will begin selling Apple's new iPhone 5 in mid-October, US media reported on Tuesday. Sprint will also carry iPhone 4, the current generation of ...

Summary Box: Report Says Sprint to Get iPhone

ABC News - 24 Aug, 2011
By AP THE REPORT: The Wall Street Journal says Sprint Nextel Corp. will start selling the iPhone in mid-October. It will get both the new iPhone 5 and the current model, the iPhone 4. THE COMPETITION: The iPhone 5 will launch at the same time that AT&T ...

Sprint Deal Will Mean 6 Million More iPhones Sold In 2012 (APPL, S)

San Francisco Chronicle - Matt Rosoff - 24 Aug, 2011
Verizon started selling the iPhone in February, and Munster estimates it will sell about 12 million of them in a year. That's 11% of the total number of phones Verizon will sell. Sprint has about half as many subscribers as Verizon (52 million vs 106 ...

iPhone 5 release date, other rumors

Computerworld (blog) - Richi Jennings - 24 Aug, 2011
It's time to round up the iPhone 5 release date rumors and all the other Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) chatter about this ridiculously-anticipated pomaceous device. Well, Jonny's away, and someone's gotta do it; ...

Sprint to sell Apple's iPhone 5? That's the rumor

Los Angeles Times - 24 Aug, 2011
Apple Inc.'s highly anticipated iPhone 5 is coming to Sprint Nextel Corp. this fall -- according to the latest rumor about the fifth-generation iPhone. And while iPhone rumors have been rampant on the Web for the last few years, they're also often ...

Apple: Piper Sees Extra 6M iPhone Units At Sprint In '12

Barron's (blog) - Tiernan Ray - 24 Aug, 2011
Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster today offers his thoughts on the article by The Wall Street Journal's Joann Lublin and Spencer Ante this afternoon stating that Sprint-Nextel (S) will start selling Apple's (AAPL) next iPhone, the iPhone 5, ...

IPhone Boost Is Marathon, Not a Sprint

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Martin Peers - 24 Aug, 2011
Investors may be happy Sprint Nextel finally is getting the iPhone. But they should hope it doesn't sell too many. Despite the 10% pop in Sprint's stock price after a Wall Street Journal report that Sprint would start selling the Apple ...

Sprint may join the Apple iPhone game with some major advantages

ZDNet (blog) - Matthew Miller - 24 Aug, 2011
Summary: The next Apple iPhone may finally be coming to Sprint and if it does they have a few reasons to shout out that they are the best carrier for the iPhone, but coverage may not be one of them. ...

Sprint iPhone may portend end to unlimited plan

CNET - Roger Cheng - 24 Aug, 2011
commentary Once Sprint Nextel gets the iPhone, you can bid farewell to its unlimited-data plan. Sprint CEO Dan Hesse, as seen in one of the company's much-played black-and-white television commercials. If history is any indication, Sprint will have to ...

Report: Apple iPhone Coming to Sprint

PC Magazine - Sara Yin, Sascha Segan - 24 Aug, 2011
Although there are at least four good reasons why Sprint will not get the iPhone this year, the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday reports that Sprint will indeed launch an iPhone in mid-October alongside AT&T and Verizon. ...

Verizon, AT&T, Sprint see no network quake damage

MarketWatch - Greg Bensinger - 24 Aug, 2011
Some users had reported difficulty intializing calls or text messages after the quake, the carriers said. Verizon Wireless was struck by a large volume of calls for the first 20 minutes after the earthquake struck, though it has ...

Cheap iPhone 4 Coming In Weeks

InformationWeek - Eric Zeman - 24 Aug, 2011
A less expensive iPhone 4 with only 8GB of storage is already being manufactured in Asia, reports say. Sprint looks to be in line to distribute the iPhone 5. By Eric Zeman InformationWeek When Apple gets around to announcing the iPhone 5 at some point ...

 

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