Softbank Corp. http://kcur.org en Sprint CEO Dan Hesse On T-Mobile, HD Audio And Work-Life Balance http://kcur.org/post/sprint-ceo-dan-hesse-t-mobile-hd-audio-and-work-life-balance <p>When Sprint Corp. CEO Dan Hesse took the helm of an ailing telecommunications corporation seven years ago, he had his work cut out for him.</p><p>In the past year, things have moved very quickly for the company, with a majority buyout by Japan-based&nbsp;SoftBank Corp., layoffs and recent <span style="line-height: 1.5;">rumors of a merger deal with T-Mobile.</span></p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:19:59 +0000 Steve Kraske & Cody Newill 57085 at http://kcur.org Sprint CEO Dan Hesse On T-Mobile, HD Audio And Work-Life Balance The Biggest Deal http://kcur.org/post/biggest-deal <p>What does $20.1 billion get you?&nbsp; Well, if you're Japan's <strong>SoftBank Corp</strong>., it gets you 70% of the third-largest wireless carrier in the United States. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 19:04:06 +0000 Jabulani Leffall & Danie Alexander 26171 at http://kcur.org The Biggest Deal Sprint Nextel Confirms Acquisition Talks http://kcur.org/post/sprint-nextel-confirms-acquisition-talks <div class="article story artSnippetTop recipeAShopAndBuy" id="recipeACShopAndBuyText"><h3 class="byline">Overland Park-based Sprint Nextel has confirmed that Softbank Corp., which owns a large mobile carrier in Japan, is in talks to purchase a commanding stake in Sprint.</h3><h3 class="byline"> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 15:04:34 +0000 Laura Spencer & Frank Morris 25832 at http://kcur.org Sprint Nextel Confirms Acquisition Talks