Sprint wants to bring a little Nextel back into more of its phones. Specifically, the much-loved walkie-talkie bit.
The company said on Monday that select Android smartphones will be able handle push-to-talk communications through a simple app available in the Google Play store. Sprint Direct Connect Now is free on some plans, although many plans charge an additional $5 for the feature.
Sprint Direct Connect Now is the company's way of easing Nextel customers back into the fold. Even up until the shut down of the Nextel network last year, customers were on their Nextel phones with the familiar … Read more