LG G2 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Confirmed for U.S.

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LG and its carrier partners in the United States still aren’t talking about the Android 4.4 KitKat update but that doesn’t mean that it’s not coming. In fact, thanks to UA Profile on Sprint’s website, we know that at least one carrier is working on getting the LG G2 Android 4.4 KitKat update ready for […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 U.S. Details Surface in Bizarre Leak

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It appears that the Samsung Galaxy S5, or at least a device with a model number thought to be the Sprint Galaxy S5, has surfaced on Sprint’s website in a User Agent Profile string. The UA Prof points to a number of rumored Galaxy S5 features including a full HD display and Android 4.4.2 KitKat […]

5 Best Sprint Smartphones [February, 2014]

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Those looking for a new smartphone on Sprint during the month of February probably won’t find the likes of the HTC M8 or the Samsung Galaxy S5 but they will find an extremely solid smartphone lineup that is backed by a growing 4G LTE network and those unlimited data plans that the Now Network loves […]

HTC One Android 4.4 KitKat Update Hits U.S.

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The Sprint HTC One Android 4.4 KitKat update is the first HTC One Android 4.4 KitKat update to hit the United States, available right now for those that want to upgrade from Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and Sense 5 to KitKat and the brand new Sense 5.5. Earlier this week, HTC admitted that it was […]

5 Best Sprint Smartphones [January, 2014]

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Those looking to snag a new smartphone on the Now Network aren’t going to find a shortage of options. Instead, those seeking to buy a new smartphone on Sprint during the month of January are going to find a loaded lineup that provides a ton of solid options as we head deeper into the new […]

Leaked Docs Point to Wi-Fi Calling Coming to Sprint Users

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Placing wireless calls could be getting cheaper for Sprint’s wireless users very soon. According to reports, the carrier is preparing to launch Wi-Fi calling on two of Samsung’s Android based devices. Reportedly, documents sent to Android Central confirm that Sprint’s preparing to introduce Wi-Fi calling. The documents, which the outlet says are actually training materials […]

Sprint Could Go Into $50 Billion of Debt to Gain T-Mobile US

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Sprint, now a majority-owned subsidiary of Japanese carrier Softbank, may have just secured $50 billion of financing to potentially acquire rival T-Mobile U.S., which is owned by German’s Deutsche Telekom. According to a report on the Wall Street Journal, Sprint was approached by two banks on financing, so this deal could become reality if all goes […]

LG G Flex Launching in US on January 31 for $299

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We found out last week at CES that the LG G Flex curved smartphone would be hitting the US, with Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile on board. Today, Sprint has announced that it will launch the new handset on January 31 for $299 on-contract with pre-orders starting today. The phone will be available to purchase on […]

Sprint Easy Pay is Uncarrier With Carrier Catches [Updated]

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Just a week after it cancelled One Up, the smartphone upgrade program that allowed users to upgrade their devices on their own schedule, Sprint has announced that it will still allow users to upgrade their smartphone in a way that doesn’t involve a tradtional two-year service agreement – with a catch. Announced today, Sprint says […]

Sprint Dials Back on the Innovation, Cans Sprint One Up Upgrades

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Sprint One Up, the program that allowed users to upgrade devices yearly by what amounted to paying Sprint more per month, has officially been discontinued. Though Sprint has yet to announce the cancellation of the program publicly, the company’s already updated its online FAQ section, saying “Sprint One Up was a program that retired on […]

No Wonder Sprint Continues To Fail

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Sprint at times reminds me of The Little Engine that Could. The only problem is Sprint is more like the little engine that can’t seem to get its act together. Yes, this is a rant. So there you have the context. It’s not easy being an also ran in a field that can out spend […]

Sprint Framily Plan Encourages You to Befriend Strangers to Save Money

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Sprint’s newly announced Framily Plan at the Consumer Electronics Show is an interesting concept that mixes the best ideas from personal plans and family plans. Unlike traditional family plans, each member of the Framily plan–up to ten customers are allowed total on a single plan–would be responsible for their own bill, which is sort of […]

Best iPhone Deals for Last-Minute Christmas Shoppers

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Christmas is just a few days away and there’s only so many days left that you can go shopping for gifts for your loved ones. However, if you’re like most Americans, you do a lot of your Christmas shopping at the last minute, but luckily there are plenty of deals to be had, especially if […]

Sprint Looks to Buyout T-Mobile After AT&T Failure

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A new report has surfaced this afternoon stating that AT&T isn’t the only one who wants T-Mobile and its millions of customers. We’re hearing Sprint is preparing a bid to buyout T-Mobile USA, which would be a big move to compete with the other main US carriers. According to the Wall Street Journal nothing is […]

US Carriers Relent and Agree to Cell Phone Unlocking

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It took the threat of government regulation from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to bring this about but the major US carriers have relented and have agreed to six principals that will make it easier for customers to unlock their phones and be informed about how they can go about doing so. The five US […]

Carriers to Stop Charging for Premium Text Messaging

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Call them premium SMS content. Call them Spam. Whatever you call them, they are annoying and can cost you money. Today though brings a change that will alleviate customers from being charged for this sort of Spam or Premium SMS content. Led by Vermont Attorney General, William Sorrell, 44 states attorneys general pushed an anti-spam […]

Sprint Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Appears Close

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Sprint hasn’t confirmed anything just yet but it appears that its Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update might be close, possibly as close as tomorrow, as a new build, thought to be the final build for the Sprint Galaxy S3 has appeared on Samsung’s Open Source Release Center. Samsung’s website is also listing […]

Carrier Politics Keep Samsung Phones at High Risk for Theft

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Despite the best efforts of lawmakers in San Francisco and New York to get a “kill switch” implemented on smartphones to help reduce and curb the theft of high-end smartphones, politics from the carriers are preventing such an effort from happening for Samsung. A kill switch would make it hard, if not impossible, to restore, […]

Sprint Giving Students Free Year of Service with Phone Purchase

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Sprint is partnering up with Best Buy to give college students a pretty appetizing offer. When students go into Best Buy and purchase a smartphone with Sprint service, they’ll get one free year of service that includes unlimited talk and text, as well as 1GB of data per month (or bump that up to unlimited […]

HTC One Max Now Available on Sprint for $149

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Sprint and HTC today officially launched the all-new HTC One Max phablet. Coming in with a massive 5.9-inch display and front facing speakers, this smartphone is as big as it gets, and is finally available in stores and online. If you loved the HTC One but wanted something bigger, or the 5.7-inch size or plastic […]