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Sprint Moto X now receiving Android 4.4.2 update

Remember how Sprint was the last one to update their Moto X to Android 4.4? But with Android 4.4.2, they decided not to be the last one again. Sprint is

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Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile call up Galaxy S5

With the recent announcement of the Galaxy S5, many carriers have already offered up their intentions to carry Samsung’s new flagship. If you’re looking for a no-contract option for your

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Sprint begins pre-registration for Samsung Galaxy S5

Sprint was the first carrier to hit our inbox with a press announcement detailing the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy S5. While they stopped short of an exact date

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Sprint gets into high end audio game with Harman Kardon

Realizing that smartphone users would rather listen to music on a better set of speakers or audio setup, Sprint has thrown its hat in the premium audio ring. Effective tomorrow,

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Sprint debuts Wi-Fi calling for Galaxy Mega, Galaxy S4 Mini

Sprint on Friday announced that the Samsung Galaxy Mega and Samsung Galaxy S4 mini are the first to support its new Wi-Fi calling. Available shortly, the free service allows for

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Sprint Framily plans now offered to business lines

Sprint on Thursday announced that Framily Plans have are now available for small business customers. Much like it does with their standard family accounts, Sprint entices more users by dangling

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Despite $1B loss, Sprint Q4 beats expectations

Wireless provider Sprint has posted its results for the fourth quarter of 2013, coming in better than what analyst expected. Although they report a loss of $1 billion over the

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FreedomPop debuts $4.58 unlimited calling, messaging plan

Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) FreedomPop has rolled out a $4.58 rate which is essentially half its former price. Indeed, you can take advantage of the plan which allows for

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Sprint takes another look at T-Mobile deal

After meeting with various members of the FCC and U.S. Dept. of Justice, Sprint is said to be rethinking its intentions to acquire T-Mobile. As CEO Dan Hess and Chairman

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WSJ: Sprint chairman, CEO want to meet with FCC

Sprint chairman Masayoshi Son and CEO Dan Hesse are expected to meet with the FCC this week to discuss the potential for a T-Mobile acquisition. The rumors of such a deal,

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Ting lowers off-contract data plans

Ting, a MVNO partner of Sprint, has lowered its data rates on the carrier’s two year anniversary. Nearly every rate plan on the no-contract carrier’s lineup has been dropped; one

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Sprint delivers KitKat update to HTC One

Sprint, over the weekend, announced that the HTC One will soon receive its Android 4.4.2 KitKat update. Starting February 11, the update will be available by manual download through the

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Sprint adds more devices to PTT list

Sprint has expanded the number of devices with Direct Connect push-to-talk service, adding multiple Android handsets into the fold. Effective immediately, those with the following smartphones can take advantage of

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Red Nexus 5 reportedly due February 4

Rumors of a red version of the Nexus 5 have been gaining steam these last few days and, thanks to a leaked document, it seems to be close at hand.

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T-Mobile: Sprint Merger will help us battle AT&T and Verizon

T-Mobile USA CEO John Legere says a Sprint Corp. merger and/or consolidation can help battle the likes of AT&T and Verizon Wireless. Consider this our official confirmation that Softbank is interested in