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The Wall > Sprint's Technical Chief Operating Officer Günther Ottendorfer to be hosted in a Re...

Posted 11 September 2016

by Robert Herron  
Sprint 4G Rollout Updates  
September 11, 2016 - 12:30 PM PDT    

We have many good friends over at the Sprint Reddit  page, and many of our members spend a lot of time there. They are excited at their recent score to host an AMA with Sprint's new COO of Technology, Günther Ottendorfer.

S4GRU wants to help spread the news. The AMA i...

The Wall > S4GRU Gift Account/Scholarship Account New Year Fund Drive

Posted 20 December 2015

by Robert Herron
Sprint 4G Rollout Updates
Sunday, December 27, 2015 - 8:30 PM MST (edited)  

Happy New Year!      

Some of you are aware that S4GRU maintains a gift account/scholarship account. When a member cannot afford to renew or upgrade, we draw from this account to help others in need. It seems like this year we have had more people down on the...

The Wall > Sprint affiliate Shentel to buy regional wireless operator nTelos bringing customers an...

Posted 10 August 2015

by Robert Herron
Sprint 4G Rollout Updates
Monday, August 10, 2015 - 10:30 PM MDT  

What began as widespread speculation back in May  came to fruition today. Shenandoah Telecommunications (Shentel) announced its intention to buy nTelos in a $208 million deal ($640 million total counting debt Shentel will assume). The purchase includes network, spectrum...

The Wall > [UPDATED] EDITORIAL: Marcelo, that's not quite what we were thinking "All In...

Posted 30 June 2015

by Robert Herron
Sprint 4G Rollout Updates  
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 1:30 PM MDT  

Update: at 7:00 p.m. MDT Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure announced the following on Twitter, "We heard you loud and clear and we are removing the 600 kbps on streaming video.  #Allin    and we won't stop"  
We don't do many editorials here at S4GRU. We tend to editorialize...

The Wall > Sprint LTE Advanced Carrier Aggregation Discovered Live Today in Atlanta (B41 2xCA)

Posted 24 June 2015

by Robert Herron
Sprint 4G Rollout Updates
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 5:20 PM MDT  

It's finally   happening. 2x Carrier Aggregation was found in the wild today on the Sprint network! We have been receiving reports for the past several months that second B41 channels were appearing all over Sprint-land, but nothing about finding them being aggregated t...