Sprint and Fodors.com Align to Offer Award-Winning Travel Information Via The Sprint PCS Wireless Web

Sprint PCS Customers Can Now Access Travel Information Virtually

Anytime, Anywhere



Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from Sprint PCS

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. and NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News
 Release/ -- Sprint, (NYSE:   FON, PCS) which operates the fastest growing all-
 digital, all-PCS wireless carrier in the United States, and Fodors.com, the
 leading full-service online travel information provider, today announced an
 agreement to feature the award-winning site's travel planning content via the
 Sprint PCS Wireless Web.
     Sprint PCS customers can now retrieve Fodors.com's up-to-date reviews and
 trusted information on hotels and restaurants for more than 220 destinations
 worldwide. It also allows users to customize information according to
 destination, location, price, cuisine and top-picks.
     "Sprint PCS is making it easier than ever for our customers to access
 dining and lodging information for both personal and business travel
 purposes," said Chip Novick, vice president of consumer marketing for Sprint
 PCS. "Not only do our customers benefit from the clarity of the Sprint PCS
 all-digital nationwide network, their Sprint PCS phone is a valuable tool to
 access important information, making their lives more manageable."
     "We're very excited that we're able to extend our content research and
 offer valuable on-the-go travel information to Sprint PCS users," said Brent
 Peich, vice president and general manager of Fodors.com. "This agreement is
 consistent with our overall commitment to providing travelers with
 comprehensive travel information, no matter where they are or when they need
 it."
     An authority in the travel industry for more than 60 years, the Fodors.com
 travel content included on Sprint PCS Wireless Web is derived from its best-
 selling Gold Guide Series.  Sprint PCS is the first wireless provider to
 support Fodors.com's new wireless service developed by OracleMobile.
 
     About Sprint
     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 .
 
     The Sprint PCS Wireless Web(SM) Application Developer's Program can help
 you turn your big idea into a successful wireless application.  The program is
 designed to assist developers in the creation of wireless Internet
 applications for the Sprint PCS Network and the wireless data industry.  Our
 Web site provides industry information, as well as information on current and
 future Sprint PCS wireless data products, tools and services.  Additionally,
 the program provides technical assistance and a Developer's Forum to foster
 compelling application development.  Take the first step to becoming a part of
 the Sprint PCS Wireless Web by registering today at
 http://developer.sprintpcs.com .
 
     About Fodors.com
     Fodors.com ( http://www.fodors.com ) is the leading full-service online
 travel information provider. A three-time Forbes magazine favorite, Fodors.com
 provides award-winning travel content, customized Miniguides for more than 250
 destinations covering 1400 cities worldwide, real-time guidance and
 interactive forums. Fodors.com and Fodor's Travel Publications are units of
 Fodors LLC, a subsidiary of Random House, Inc. and its parent company,
 Bertelsmann AG, one of the world's largest media companies.
 
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    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. and NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News
 Release/ -- Sprint, (NYSE:   FON, PCS) which operates the fastest growing all-
 digital, all-PCS wireless carrier in the United States, and Fodors.com, the
 leading full-service online travel information provider, today announced an
 agreement to feature the award-winning site's travel planning content via the
 Sprint PCS Wireless Web.
     Sprint PCS customers can now retrieve Fodors.com's up-to-date reviews and
 trusted information on hotels and restaurants for more than 220 destinations
 worldwide. It also allows users to customize information according to
 destination, location, price, cuisine and top-picks.
     "Sprint PCS is making it easier than ever for our customers to access
 dining and lodging information for both personal and business travel
 purposes," said Chip Novick, vice president of consumer marketing for Sprint
 PCS. "Not only do our customers benefit from the clarity of the Sprint PCS
 all-digital nationwide network, their Sprint PCS phone is a valuable tool to
 access important information, making their lives more manageable."
     "We're very excited that we're able to extend our content research and
 offer valuable on-the-go travel information to Sprint PCS users," said Brent
 Peich, vice president and general manager of Fodors.com. "This agreement is
 consistent with our overall commitment to providing travelers with
 comprehensive travel information, no matter where they are or when they need
 it."
     An authority in the travel industry for more than 60 years, the Fodors.com
 travel content included on Sprint PCS Wireless Web is derived from its best-
 selling Gold Guide Series.  Sprint PCS is the first wireless provider to
 support Fodors.com's new wireless service developed by OracleMobile.
 
     About Sprint
     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 .
 
     The Sprint PCS Wireless Web(SM) Application Developer's Program can help
 you turn your big idea into a successful wireless application.  The program is
 designed to assist developers in the creation of wireless Internet
 applications for the Sprint PCS Network and the wireless data industry.  Our
 Web site provides industry information, as well as information on current and
 future Sprint PCS wireless data products, tools and services.  Additionally,
 the program provides technical assistance and a Developer's Forum to foster
 compelling application development.  Take the first step to becoming a part of
 the Sprint PCS Wireless Web by registering today at
 http://developer.sprintpcs.com .
 
     About Fodors.com
     Fodors.com ( http://www.fodors.com ) is the leading full-service online
 travel information provider. A three-time Forbes magazine favorite, Fodors.com
 provides award-winning travel content, customized Miniguides for more than 250
 destinations covering 1400 cities worldwide, real-time guidance and
 interactive forums. Fodors.com and Fodor's Travel Publications are units of
 Fodors LLC, a subsidiary of Random House, Inc. and its parent company,
 Bertelsmann AG, one of the world's largest media companies.
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X03472855
 
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