by Robert Herron
Sprint 4G Rollout Updates
Friday, December 16, 2011 - 12:42 PM MST
Today, Sprint announced that it is no longer collecting information using Carrier IQ. It has also been rumored through Geek.com that Sprint has requested OEM's to strip Carrier IQ from new devices.
Sprint has had to take these steps due to consumers crying foul since the Carrier IQ debate began a few weeks ago.
- Certification and testing of devices;
- understanding device performance to determine when issues are occurring and how to resolve them; and
- analyzing our network performance and identify where we should be improving service.