LG Optimus Elite leaks with Sprint, Virgin Mobilebranding

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A set of newly-leaked images have landed online today, giving us a clear look at a handset headed for Sprint and Virgin Mobile.  Called the LG Optimus Elite, the specifications include an 800MHz processor, 3.2-inch HVGA display, 5-megapixel camera with flash, and NFC support.  Yeah, maybe these ...

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Sprint hangs up on WiMAX devices and shifts entirely to LTE

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Sprint is completely done with releasing WiMAX 4G devices and is ready to move on to 4G LTE, according to new details hitting the wires today.  Speaking at Competitive Carriers Global Expo today, Sprint’s Bob Azzi confirmed that they would be solely focusing on LTE for future smartphones ...

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Sprint to debut EVO One at NY Event on April 4?

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New details indicate that the EVO successor will include a massive display, a long-lasting battery, and a kickstand.

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Google looking to expand Voice tie-ins to more carriers

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Google Voice, which is currently only available to Sprint users (without the $20 charge to port one’s number to Voice), may not be so exclusive for much longer. According to Vincent Paquet, the Group Product Manager for Google Voice, they’re talking to other carriers about getting ...

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Wirefly offering Sprint EVO 3D for free on new lines and upgrades

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Just a quick note to those of you looking to grab a new line or upgrade at Sprint – Wirefly has a great deal on for the EVO 3D for the next few days.  The Android-powered HTC handset is free for both new customers and existing subscribers eligible for a new smartphone.  Why is this... Read More

Google re-evaluating Wallet strategy, may share revenue with carriers for higher adoption

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When it was announced, Google Wallet was a sensation. The convenience of paying with a smartphone represented a huge leap in the way we see and use technology. Sadly, the mobile payment service has not been very successful, and the search giant finds itself re-evaluating its strategy to improve ...

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Sprint, HTC announce April 4 event to discuss “latest collaboration”

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What will the two announce or demonstrate at the New York event?

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Sprint Galaxy Nexus confirmed for April 15th?

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The guys over at S4Gru.com say they have Sprint sources that confirm the release of the Sprint Galaxy Nexus to be on April 15th, which is a Sunday. Sources are reporting that it’s unlikely the device would actually be released on a Sunday, but it’s more likely that we’ll see a ...

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Amazon Wireless March Madness: Sprint penny phones, discounted Droids

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Save a bundle of money with Sprint and Verizon deals between now and March 26th.

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Sprint brings the ZTE Fury, an entry-level Gingerbread for $20

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Looking to go the dirt-cheap route for an Android smartphone? This should suffice.

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Best Buy knocking $50-$100 off EVO line through March 4

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We just got word from Best Buy advising that they will be discounting all of Sprint’s EVO product line for the next few days.  Starting today (March 1) and running through March 4th, Best Buy will take anywhere between $50 and $100 of the entire series of phones.  For the most part this ...

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Google Wallet expanding to 10 additional Sprint devices in 2012

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Vice president of Google Wallet and Payments, Osama Bedier, indicated this week that Sprint Nextel plans to expand Google Wallet support across “at least 10 additional phones” this, starting with the LG Viper.  Although Google is still in discussions with other carriers and hardware ...

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Rumor: HTC Jewel to crown Sprint’s LTE network?

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There were some fantastic announcements this week at MWC, there’s no denying. Those keeping track may have noticed a curious silence on the Sprint end of things however, particularly from the HTC camp. Maybe there’s a reason for that… PocketNow has received a bit of rumoring ...

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Spotted: First sign of Android 4.0 ICS coming to Sprint Epic 4G Touch

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Sprint’s version of the Samsung Galaxy SII always seems to be left in the dark. Whether it’s official updates from Sprint or Samsung, there is hardly ever any mention of it. Samsung has tried convincing us in the past regarding their efforts to speed up this process of sending ...

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Sprint letting select customer “Upgrade Now” with pro-rated fees

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Why bother waiting until your two year service agreement is up just to get that discounted handset when Sprint will let you do it now?  According to SprintFeed, the Now Network fellas are letting a number of eligible users pick up a new smartphone with pro-rated upgrade fees that run anywhere ...

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