Yahoo, Sprint do content deal


Sprint PCS today struck an agreement with Yahoo Inc. to offer Yahoo Web content and services to Sprint PCS wireless subscribers through their phones, according to a statement.

The service, called Sprint PCS My Yahoo, will be rolled out nationwide in the fourth quarter, Sprint said. Yahoo's content, such as finance, mail and weather, will be sent by two-way interactive service and via notifications to subscribers' PCS wireless phones, Sprint said. Customers will also have access to their Sprint PCS account information through My Yahoo, the company said.

Pricing information wasn't disclosed.

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