The carrier buys a majority stake in the wireless Internet provider to take on rivals Verizon and AT&T.
Smartphones drive revenue and profit higher as landlines disappear.
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A combination of Softbank and Sprint will have revenue equal to AT&T and behind only China Mobile and Verizon worldwide.
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