Clearwire Formally Approves Sprint Purchase Ahead Of SoftBank Stake Closure
By Humberto Saabedra on July 8, 2013
Clearwire shareholders formally accept Sprint purchase bid
Posted in Clearwire, Sprint | Tagged Clearwire, SoftBank, sprint
Sprint Increases Clearwire Offer to $5 Per Share, Clearwire Postpones Vote
By Humberto Saabedra on June 20, 2013
Sprint increases its offer for Clearwire and Clearwire shareholders agree, despite pending litigation against Dish Network.
Posted in Clearwire, Sprint | Tagged Clearwire, Dish Network, sprint
Sprint Files Suit To Block Dish Purchase of Clearwire, Dish Network Halts Attempts to Purchase Sprint
By Humberto Saabedra on June 18, 2013
Sprint files suit against Clearwire and Dish Network, hoping to stop the purchase of Clearwire ahead of its own purchase by SoftBank Japan
Posted in Clearwire, Conglomerates, Legal, Sprint | Tagged Clearwire, Dish Network, sprint
Clearwire Reschedules Vote On Sprint Purchase At Last Minute
By Humberto Saabedra on May 31, 2013
Clearwire reschedules vote on Sprint purchase offer at the last minute due to revised Dish Network offer.
Clearwire Accepts Increased Sprint Bid for Purchase
By Humberto Saabedra on May 22, 2013
Clearwire accepts Sprint’s increased bid for remaining 50%, all but shutting out Dish Network and solidifying Sprint’s plans.
FreedomPop Launches WiMax-Powered HomeBurst Hub and Home Service
By Humberto Saabedra on March 6, 2013
Mobile broadband MVNO FreedomPop expands its free monthly broadband initiative to home service with the launch of its HoneBurst fixed hub and home service
Posted in Clearwire, Virtual Operators (MVNOs), WiMAX, Wired & VoIP | Tagged Clearwire, FreedomPop, WiMAX
Clearwire and Sprint Release Additional Public Statements on Dish Purchase Offer
By Humberto Saabedra on February 1, 2013
Sprint and Clearwire issue separate statements on the Dish Network purchase offer and Clearwire elaborates on key points
Dish Network Makes (Slightly Higher) Counter Offer for Clearwire
By Humberto Saabedra on January 8, 2013
Dish Network throws down the gauntlet to start its own LTE-based mobile broadband network, by making a counter offer for struggling ISP Clearwire. Naturally this led Sprint to issue a defensive counter statement on the action.
Posted in Clearwire, Conglomerates, Network Platforms, Sprint | Tagged Clearwire, Dish Network, sprint | 1 Response
Clearwire Tests Tiered Data Plans and Slightly More Expensive Unlimited Data
By Humberto Saabedra on December 19, 2012
In the wake of its forthcoming purchase by Sprint, Clearwire tests tiered data and a $10 increase on unlimited data in 10 markets.
Posted in Clearwire, Sprint | Tagged clear, Clearwire, sprint
Clearwire Agrees to Sprint Purchase at $2.97 Per Share
By Humberto Saabedra on December 17, 2012
Sprint and Clearwire come to an agreement in which the wireless carrier will purchase the perpetually beleaguered ISP for nearly $3/share after some initial resistance
Posted in Clearwire, Sprint, WiMAX | Tagged Clearwire, sprint, WiMAX