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Adderton Loses Bid to Buy Boost

Peter Adderton, the founder of Irvine-based Boost Mobile, said he was unsuccessful in his attempt to acquire his old firm from Sprint Corp.

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Boost Mobile Could Fetch Up to $4.5B in Sale

TECHNOLOGY: Sprint may need to sell for T-Mobile deal

Irvine-based Boost Mobile is reportedly on the sales block, and the provider of prepaid phone and internet services could fetch anywhere from $1.8 billion to $4.5 billion as parent Sprint Corp. looks to close on a much larger deal of its own with T-Mobile US Inc.

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