In a very interesting cell phone battle, Sprint announced today that it was acquiring Nextel. The $35 billion merger will make Sprint the 3rd largest cellular provider behind Verizon Wireless and Cingular Wireless. Cingular purchased AT&T Wireless last month. Who knows what’s next for the wireless market. For more about the Sprint acquisition, visit

On another note (for you race fans), I wonder if the Nascar Nextel Cup will now be called the Nascar Sprint Cup.