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Maintenance Release Hitting Sprint Hero

We figured we’d better head this one off as early as possible. Those of you with a Sprint Hero are able to check for a software update today.

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Sprint’s Epic Movie Contest Winners are All Types of Epic [10 VIDEOS]

The ten finalists are in for Sprint’s Epic Movie Contest and they are a mixed bag of epic epic-ness.    Each of these winners have received a finalist prize and

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Source: HTC Knight is HTC EVO 4G Shift

Engadget is reporting this morning that the phone pegged with a codename of HTC Knight is set to become the EVO 4G Shift. Readers may recall HTC filing for the trademark, indicating Sprint’s next 4G handset is nearing release.

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LG Trumpets 1 Million Optimus Handsets Sold in 40 Days

LG has issued a press release today which finds the handset maker celebrating monumental sales figures. Thanks to low-cost phones like T-Mobile’s Optimus T and Sprint’s Optimus S, LG’s Optimus line has crossed one million sold in 40 days.

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Sprint’s ‘Lights’ TV Commercial Brings Holiday Awkwardness [VIDEO]

If you haven’t been watching TV lately, Sprint’s recent television commercials have been providing bite sized, 30-second clips of awkward situations worthy of The Office. Touting their rate plans and features, the ads don’t mention any specific phone, rather they focus on the carrier’s unlimited text, web & calling option.

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Bing App Now Released to All Major U.S. Carrier’s Android Market

Tired of Google Search? Want a new search engine that also does maps, images, directions, etc? Bing!

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Android Deals at Radio Shack on Black Friday!

With but little more than two weeks to go before Black Friday, we expect to see a handful of retailers’ ads leaked left and right. The first one we felt compelled to share with you guys is Radio Shack.

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Android 2.2 Leaking to Select Vibrant, Epic 4G Handsets

Samsung has made their Android 2.2 Froyo build available to Galaxy S handsets in the UK, but when will it hit the United States? According to the latest batch of related news, this could be sooner, rather than later.

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LG Optimus S Coming to Sprint November 7

Today Sprint announced (re-announced) the upcoming LG Optimus S.  The Optimus S was originally announced about a month ago at CTIA, and was suppose to be on the shelves on

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Sprint Giving $50 Gift Card to Samsung Epic 4G buyers

In order to step up its Samsung campaign and push its Media Hub capabilities, Sprint is offering a free $50 gift card. Before you get too excited and start yelling

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Sprint is Doing it Right

I never thought I would be attending the Sprint developer conference and writing an article like I am right now. So as I sit in my hotel room at 1

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Tonight on AGTN!

This week on AGTN, our host Ray Walters is back from vacation and back in the saddle, and he has the usual motley crew of Android Geeks and Dweebs with

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Android Helps Sprint Achieve Best Wireless Net Additions Since 2006

Don’t look now, but Sprint is on a serious roll. The guys behind the Now Network reported their Q3 ’10 results and things are looking up.

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Sprint Announces Galaxy Tab for $400 on 2-Year Plan

As expected, Sprint has officially announced the Android-based Galaxy Tab for November 14th.  The carrier has just issued a press release which says the 7-inch tablet will debut with a

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Rumor: HTC Knight Arrives January 6 as ‘Speedy’

The Boy Genius Report has been passed a tip that suggests the newly uncovered HTC Knight will be landing early January. Pegged with a launch set for the first day of CES 2011 (January 6th), their source also says that the phone will be rebranded as the HTC Speedy.