This Day in Android: Sprint begins selling HTC Hero (2009)

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It was exactly three years ago today that Sprint began offering its first Android smartphone, the HTC Hero. Monumental in more than a few ways, this was also the first time U.S. consumers were able to get their hands on device with Sense UI. Priced only $179.99 with a two-year service agreement ...

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Sprint adds Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and LG Mach to growing 4G LTE lineup

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Sprint today announced that they’ve got a number of new Android-powered devices coming soon, officially confirming the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and an LG Mach.  Pricing and exact timing will be revealed in time, however it stands to reason that things are unfolding quickly.  Also getting a bit ...

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Sprint calls on StarStarMe for vanity dialing service

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Face it, you can’t remember the phone numbers to half of your contacts.  Now that you have a smartphone and can dial or text by name, you’ve stopped caring about 10-digit numbers.  Sprint is today introducing something new to their subscribers which lets them use a name in place of ...

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Samsung says Android 4.1 update for U.S. Galaxy S III models “coming soon”

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Samsung has put together a quick and simple list of U.S. smartphones which are either getting or are expected to receive their Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update.  As of right now it basically acts as a placeholder or jumping off point for a number of Galaxy S III models and a trio of Nexus ...

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Sprint to offer Galaxy S III for $50 on Black Friday

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And just like that we have our first leaked Black Friday ad of 2012. According to the guys at Engadget, Sprint will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S III for a cool $50 come Friday, November 23, 2012. At a savings of $150 off the normal price, it’s absolutely worth every penny. If you ...

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Sprint expands 4G LTE to parts of Kansas, Illinois and Massachusetts

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Sprint continuing with its promise of delivering 100 markets with 4G LTE connectivity over the remaining months of 2012, has added another few areas to its map.  If you live in Lawrence, Kan.; Topeka, Kan.; Wichita, Kan.; Waukegan-Lake County, Ill.; and Barnstable-Hyannis/Mid-Cape, Mass. then ...

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Sprint announces 1 million sales of 4G LTE devices

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While they might not have the same footprint as some of the other players, Sprint’s 4G LTE network is growing pretty quickly.  To that end, the carrier has been bolstering its lineup of 4G LTE -ready devices.  So well in fact, that they have officially announced 1 million 4G LTE devices ...

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Galaxy Note II announced for AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon, and U.S. Cellular

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Samsung today announced that the Galaxy Note II will, in fact, be coming to the United States to all four major carriers.  That means you’ll soon see the 5.5-inch phone and tablet hybrid device at AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon.  What’s more, U.S. Cellular is already ...

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Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE gallery

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[nggallery id=18] Sprint announces Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE

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Sprint announces $99 Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE for September 16

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Sprint today announced its next Android handset, the “powerful yet affordable” Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE.  Priced at $99 (after $50 mail-in rebate) with a two-year service agreement, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset features a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 4-inch ...

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Samsung Galaxy S III review (Sponsored Post)

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What we liked: The Samsung Galaxy S III is heavy on hardware, but even heavier on experience. The leading-edge specs easily put it at the top of the Android mountain, however its the personal touches that will see this phone selling like hotcakes. Room for improvement: A little slipperier than ...

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Sprint confirms Android 4.1 has started for Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S 4G

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Sprint today confirmed that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has, in fact, started rolling out to their Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G.  Rumored last week to have been ready to go, it’s official today.  According to the press release, the Android 4.1 update is hitting devices now in an ...

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Amazon offering $99 Galaxy S III for AT&T, Sprint or Verizon

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Been holding out for the Samsung Galaxy S III because you didn’t have $200 sitting around?  Do you have half that amount?  Amazon Wireless is now offering the 16GB version of the Android 4.0 smartphone for only $99, for AT&T, Sprint and Verizon consumers.  What color options? Blue, ...

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Sprint 4G LTE network will grow by 100 markets over next few months

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Sprint today announced that its 4G LTE network will grow substantially over the next few months.  A press release tells us that major markets such as Boston, Chicago, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Memphis, Miami Nashville, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. are on tap to get ...

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Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE review

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When Android first broke onto the main scene with the G1, QWERTY keyboards were all the rage. Device after device was released with a physical keyboard for several years, some good and some bad (cough Moto Backflip cough). We’ve seen a trend over the last year or two, in which QWERTY ...

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