Tagged #Softbank

Oct 15 AT 8:59 AM Taylor Wimberly 33 Comments

Softbank to buy 70% of Sprint, will provide services that U.S. citizens have never experienced

Early this morning Japan’s Softbank and Sprint announced they had entered into a series of definitive agreements in which Softbank will invest $20.1 billion in Sprint. They will form a new publicly traded entity, New Sprint, which Softbank will own approximately 70% and Sprint equity holders will own approximately 30% of the shares.

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Nov 04 AT 12:26 PM Taylor Wimberly 21 Comments

Sharp launches two glasses-free 3D Android phones for Softbank

We were already expecting glasses-free 3D phones next summer in the U.S., but it looks like the Japanese will get to enjoy them first thanks to two new Android devices from Sharp. The Japanese carrier Softbank is launching a pair of 3D phones from Sharp including the touchscreen-only 003SH and QWERTY-packing 005SH.

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