Items tagged with Sprint-Spark

The one-upmanship between mobile providers continues. Just days after T-Mobile announced its “T-Mobile Test Drive” program that lets you try out an iPhone 5s and the associated 4G LTE network free for seven days, Sprint announced a 30-day risk-free trial. You can try out Sprint’s service for a month for free, and the company thinks you’ll like what you get. “We believe customers will be delighted with the Sprint retail experience, our customer service, and the performance of America’s newest network, so we’re guaranteeing it,” said Sprint CEO Dan Hesse in a press release. The trial offer is part of a Sprint campaign to beat the drum about its recent... Read more...
Samsung has made a smartphone designed for your active lifestyle, and you can only get it with Sprint. The Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport boasts IP67 water and dust resistance and is loaded with multiple health and fitness features from the likes of Under Armour and MapMyFitness. Featuring Sprint Spark technology, the Galaxy S5 Sport also offers S Health with health info, food tracking, heart rate tracking, and other related tools such as a barometer, compass, flashlight, and stopwatch. It has three hard keys so you can more easily hit the right buttons when moving around, and the textured chassis is designed to be easier to hold and more secure in the hand. “The device will serve as the launch... Read more...
The White House wants to see more people connected to the Internet, and to that effect President Obama put forth the ConnectED initiative to bring broadband to more teachers, students, and schools last year. Sprint is plugging into the effort by pledging to connect up to 50,000 kids by providing Internet access outside of the classroom. “Helping to close the digital divide is an issue of great importance to Sprint, and we believe schools and students will benefit from using our new wireless network for mobile learning opportunities beyond the classroom,” wrote Sprint CEO Dan Hesse. Schools can apply to Sprint’s ConnectED application and information portal to receive up to four... Read more...