SPRINT NEXTEL CORPORATION
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Sprint Nextel Corporation offers wireless and wireline communications products and services. Its Wireless segment provides wireless mobile telephone and wireless data transmission services. The wireless mobile voice communications services include basic local and long distance wireless voice services; and voicemail, call waiting, three way calling, caller identification, directory assistance, call forwarding, speakerphone, and voice-activated dialing features, as well as roaming services. The data communications services include wireless imaging; wireless data communications, such as Internet access and messaging, and email services; wireless entertainment; and asset and fleet management, dispatch services, and navigation tools. This segment also offers walkie-talkie services; and sells accessories, such as carrying cases, hands-free devices, batteries, and battery chargers and other items to consumers, as well as handsets and accessories to agents and other third-party distributors for resale. In addition, it provides Sprint-branded and wholesale wireless services over its CDMA network in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands; and Nextel-branded post-paid and Boost Mobile-branded prepaid wireless services over its iDEN network. The company's Long Distance segment provides wireline voice and data communications services to domestic business customers, multinational corporations, and other communications companies. These services include domestic and international data communications using various protocols, such as MPLS technologies, and IP, ATM, frame relay, and managed network services; voice services; services to cable multiple systems operators that resell its long distance service, and/or use its back office systems and network assets in support of their telephone service provided over cable facilities. The company has strategic alliance with Microsoft Corp. Sprint Nextel was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.