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AP Explains: the Proposed Sprint and T-Mobile $26.5B Deal

U.S. News

As for the existing 4G network, service might improve marginally, but the companies already have roaming agreements to offer service where they don't have their own cell towers. Leigh says that while about 20 million Sprint customers have phones that are compatible with T-Mobile's network, about 30 million Sprint customers would need to upgrade their handsets.

London Marathon: Shura Kitata wins the men's race after amazing sprint, Eliud Kipchoge finishes eighth

BBC News

Ethiopia's Shura Kitata wins the men's race at the London Marathon with a time of two hours five minutes and 41 seconds, after an incredible sprint to the finish line, while Eliud Kipchoge finishes eighth. FOLLOW LIVE: London Marathon: Kipchoge set to start after Kosgei takes women's title - video, text & virtual race shoutouts

A sprint to the finish

Los Angeles Times

"Way too close to call" is the way a race announcer at the Los Angeles Marathon called the two lead packs Sunday morning as the competitors plotted for a deciding push toward the finish line in Santa Monica.

Sprint tries a free Magic Box' to boost cellular speeds

USATODAY - Tech Top Stories

Sprint's Magic Box is placed near a window. NEW YORK--Sprint hasn't enjoyed the best reputation when it comes to its wireless network and reach, though the nation's fourth largest carrier has made positive strides to strengthen coverage. On Wednesday, Sprint announced a new product that is meant to improve the indoor cellular experience for its customers. That would be the Sprint Magic Box, a large shoebox-sized, plug-and-play wireless "LTE small cell" targeted at business users and consumers. Sprint claims it can amplify LTE data and bolster upload and download speeds by 200% on average.

What are Scrum Sprints?


As described in the Scrum Guide, a Sprint, a time-box of one month or less during which a "Done", useable, and potentially releasable product Increment is created. Sprints have consistent durations throughout a development effort. A new Sprint starts immediately after the conclusion of the previous Sprint. During the Sprint: No changes are made that would endanger the Sprint Goal; Quality goals do not decrease; and, Scope may be clarified and re-negotiated between the Product Owner and Development Team as more is learned. Each Sprint may be considered a project with no more than a one-month horizon.