Sprint and Digital Bridges, Ltd. Roll Out Wireless Games to Sprint PCS Wireless Web Customers

Interactive Games Now Available Via Sprint PCS Internet-ready Phones



Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from Sprint PCS

    KANSAS CITY, Mo., and NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint
 (NYSE:   FON PCS), which operates the nation's fastest growing all-digital, all
 PCS nationwide network, and Digital Bridges, Ltd., the leading global mobile
 entertainment provider, announced today that the companies have reached an
 agreement to provide a number of its exciting, interactive wireless games on
 the Sprint PCS Wireless Web. Sprint customers will have access to Digital
 Bridges' single and multiplayer games through Sprint PCS Internet-ready
 Phones.
     The games, which Digital Bridges publishes through its Wirelessgames.com
 subsidiary, include such single player parlour games as Fours, Roulette,
 Higher/Lower and Craps.  In addition, Sprint will offer the company's exciting
 multiplayer games, including Tank Battle and Fight KO.  Digital Bridges'
 multiplayer games allow Sprint customers to play real-time games against other
 wireless gamers around the world.  These games are strictly for entertainment
 and involve no gambling.
     "Digital Bridges' games are a great addition to the wireless gaming we
 offer on the Sprint PCS Wireless Web," said Chip Novick, vice president of
 consumer marketing for Sprint PCS.  "Sprint continues to provide our
 customers, including our younger subscribers, with clear calls and Wireless
 Web-based communication, as well as entertainment applications, including
 instant messaging email, music and games."
     "Sprint PCS has consistently been a leader in the offering of innovative
 services for the wireless Internet," said Anders Evju, Vice President and
 General Manager, North America.  "We are proud to offer our engaging and
 addictive suite of games to Sprint's customers.  All of the games are played
 through Digital Bridges' UNITY mobile entertainment platform, which is a major
 force for the delivery of games and other forms of leisure on the wireless
 Internet."
     The addition of Digital Bridges' games on the Sprint PCS Wireless Web also
 continues Sprint PCS' penetration of the rapidly-growing youth market by
 offering tailored price plans and Wireless Web services geared towards young
 people in the US.  According to Teenage Research Unlimited Inc., nearly 20
 percent of U.S. teens -- 24 percent of girls, 15 percent of boys -- own a
 wireless phone. The penetration is expected to double in the next year as
 another 18 percent of girls and 13 percent of boys acquire wireless phones.
 
     About Sprint PCS
     Sprint is a world-class global communications company - at the forefront
 of integrating wireline and wireless communications services. Sprint is a
 large carrier of Internet traffic and a leader in broadband communications.
 Sprint built and operates the United States' first nationwide all-digital,
 fiber-optic network and provides a portfolio of advanced data communications
 services. Sprint operates the largest 100-percent digital, 100-percent PCS
 nationwide wireless network in the United States, already serving the majority
 of the nation's metropolitan areas including more than 4,000 cities and
 communities across the country. Sprint has $23 billion in annual revenues and
 serves more than 23 million business and residential customers. For more
 information, visit the Sprint PCS web site at http://www.sprintpcs.com .
     Sprint PCS offers a program designed to assist developers in the creation
 of wireless Internet applications for the Sprint PCS Network and the wireless
 data industry.  The Sprint PCS Wireless Web(SM) Application Developer's
 Program, which is posted at http://developer.sprintpcs.com , provides
 technical assistance and a developer's forum to foster compelling application
 development.  The site also provides industry information and information on
 current and future Sprint PCS wireless data products, tools and services.
 
     About Digital Bridges
     Digital Bridges is the leading creator of entertainment for the wireless
 Internet, offering delivery technology, distribution and publishing
 capabilities, as well as content design experience to this exciting new
 medium.
     The company's vision is to allow people to engage in interactive
 entertainment in any place, at any time. Using the unique multi-participant
 content delivery platform, UNITY, Digital Bridges generates interactive
 content that is automatically optimized for use over the full range of WAP
 handsets and other wireless Internet devices.
     Digital Bridges' first content channel 'Wirelessgames.com' was launched in
 2000 with a suite of classic parlor games. The company operates a "B2B2C"
 business model in which the company supplies its services and content to
 mobile operators and portals.
     For more information on Digital Bridges and Wirelessgames.com, please
 visit www.digitalbridges.com and www.wirelessgames.com .
 
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SOURCE Sprint PCS
    KANSAS CITY, Mo., and NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint
 (NYSE:   FON PCS), which operates the nation's fastest growing all-digital, all
 PCS nationwide network, and Digital Bridges, Ltd., the leading global mobile
 entertainment provider, announced today that the companies have reached an
 agreement to provide a number of its exciting, interactive wireless games on
 the Sprint PCS Wireless Web. Sprint customers will have access to Digital
 Bridges' single and multiplayer games through Sprint PCS Internet-ready
 Phones.
     The games, which Digital Bridges publishes through its Wirelessgames.com
 subsidiary, include such single player parlour games as Fours, Roulette,
 Higher/Lower and Craps.  In addition, Sprint will offer the company's exciting
 multiplayer games, including Tank Battle and Fight KO.  Digital Bridges'
 multiplayer games allow Sprint customers to play real-time games against other
 wireless gamers around the world.  These games are strictly for entertainment
 and involve no gambling.
     "Digital Bridges' games are a great addition to the wireless gaming we
 offer on the Sprint PCS Wireless Web," said Chip Novick, vice president of
 consumer marketing for Sprint PCS.  "Sprint continues to provide our
 customers, including our younger subscribers, with clear calls and Wireless
 Web-based communication, as well as entertainment applications, including
 instant messaging email, music and games."
     "Sprint PCS has consistently been a leader in the offering of innovative
 services for the wireless Internet," said Anders Evju, Vice President and
 General Manager, North America.  "We are proud to offer our engaging and
 addictive suite of games to Sprint's customers.  All of the games are played
 through Digital Bridges' UNITY mobile entertainment platform, which is a major
 force for the delivery of games and other forms of leisure on the wireless
 Internet."
     The addition of Digital Bridges' games on the Sprint PCS Wireless Web also
 continues Sprint PCS' penetration of the rapidly-growing youth market by
 offering tailored price plans and Wireless Web services geared towards young
 people in the US.  According to Teenage Research Unlimited Inc., nearly 20
 percent of U.S. teens -- 24 percent of girls, 15 percent of boys -- own a
 wireless phone. The penetration is expected to double in the next year as
 another 18 percent of girls and 13 percent of boys acquire wireless phones.
 
     About Sprint PCS
     Sprint is a world-class global communications company - at the forefront
 of integrating wireline and wireless communications services. Sprint is a
 large carrier of Internet traffic and a leader in broadband communications.
 Sprint built and operates the United States' first nationwide all-digital,
 fiber-optic network and provides a portfolio of advanced data communications
 services. Sprint operates the largest 100-percent digital, 100-percent PCS
 nationwide wireless network in the United States, already serving the majority
 of the nation's metropolitan areas including more than 4,000 cities and
 communities across the country. Sprint has $23 billion in annual revenues and
 serves more than 23 million business and residential customers. For more
 information, visit the Sprint PCS web site at http://www.sprintpcs.com .
     Sprint PCS offers a program designed to assist developers in the creation
 of wireless Internet applications for the Sprint PCS Network and the wireless
 data industry.  The Sprint PCS Wireless Web(SM) Application Developer's
 Program, which is posted at http://developer.sprintpcs.com , provides
 technical assistance and a developer's forum to foster compelling application
 development.  The site also provides industry information and information on
 current and future Sprint PCS wireless data products, tools and services.
 
     About Digital Bridges
     Digital Bridges is the leading creator of entertainment for the wireless
 Internet, offering delivery technology, distribution and publishing
 capabilities, as well as content design experience to this exciting new
 medium.
     The company's vision is to allow people to engage in interactive
 entertainment in any place, at any time. Using the unique multi-participant
 content delivery platform, UNITY, Digital Bridges generates interactive
 content that is automatically optimized for use over the full range of WAP
 handsets and other wireless Internet devices.
     Digital Bridges' first content channel 'Wirelessgames.com' was launched in
 2000 with a suite of classic parlor games. The company operates a "B2B2C"
 business model in which the company supplies its services and content to
 mobile operators and portals.
     For more information on Digital Bridges and Wirelessgames.com, please
 visit www.digitalbridges.com and www.wirelessgames.com .
 
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