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T-mobile changing the industry?

The struggling wireless carrier is attempting to change the industry by exterminating the dreaded 2 year contracts when purchasing a new phone. T-Mobile is giving the consumer two options. Option 1: Pay full retail price of the phone up front. Option 2: Put some money down and pay $15-$20 every month (on top of ...

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PSA: T-Mobile offering free prepaid phone SIM card activation kit

If you were thinking about getting out of a contract and wanted to take to join T-Mobile, you should know that they're giving away free SIM activation kits-regular or micro. They usually go for $6.99 in their website and a bit more if you go the eBay route. I just picked one up since I am going to get the ...

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Alltel, US Cellular rolling out “U prepaid” service to 500 Walmart locations

If you shop at Walmart, you have certainly seen their famous "Straight Talk" prepaid service which is known for offering consumers a cheaper option to owning a mobile phone without the need of a contract. Walmart is at it again because they will adding a new prepaid service called "U Prepaid" which is scheduled to ...

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Verizon launches $80 prepaid plan with unlimited minutes, text, and 1GB of data

To compete with all of the current unlimited talk and text prepaid plans, Verizon has gone ahead and released a new unlimited pre-paid plan of their own. The new prepaid plan will offer consumers unlimited talk, unlimited text, and 1GB of data for $80 with no contract. Before you get all excited, there is a little ...

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T-Mobile and Walmart team up to offer contract-free 4G plan for $30

T-Mobile and Walmart have teamed and are introducing a new 4G plan to its customers. For only $30 per month, users will be able to sign up for an unlimited text and 4G data plan that also includes 100 minutes of talk time. The best part of this new plan is that it's contract free! For $30 per month, this is a ...

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U.S. Cellular HTC Merge receives Gingerbread update, still has issues

U.S. Cellular HTC Merge owners are going to receive a Gingerbread update (build number 3.05.573.1) for their cherished phone. The Merge current Android OS version will get bumped to android 2.3.4 which will bring a slew of new enhancements. Unfortunately, this new update will not come over-the-air and requires ...

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Samsung Vitality with Music Muve makes its way to Cricket

The Samsung Vitality which is Cricket's own variant of the Samsung Admire (PCS) is going to launch in the upcoming weeks according to leaked training slide. This mid-level Android phone will come preloaded with Muve Music, Cricket's own streaming and downloading music service. And just like the Admire, it will ...

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U.S. Cellular adds the HTC Merge and Samsung Gem to their prepaid lineup

U.S. Cellular customers, meet the Samsung Gem and the HTC Merge, the newest Android members of the pre-paid lineup at U.S. Cellular. The two new Android phones added to the lineup will join the LG Apex and the Optimus U, bringing the total number of prepaid Android phones to 4. The HTC Merge is U.S. Cellular's ...

AT&T Releases The LG Thrive, Their First Prepaid Android Smartphone

AT&T becomes the latest major phone carrier to introduce an Android smartphone to its Go-Phone prepaid phones lineup. The LG Thrive, running Android 2.2 (Froyo), will launch on April 17. AT&T will also release a gadget version of the Thrive, calling it the LG Phoenix which will have the same features, add ...

Verizon To Offer a $50 Month To Month Unlimited Talk and Text Plan

As they are planning to get rid of their one-year contracts, Verizon may soon announce a newer plan to attract pay-as-you-go customers. So a $50 month-to-month plan is in the works and it is obvious that Verizon is trying to compete with Boost Mobile who has been offering a similar calling plan for a while now. ...

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