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09.20.12
ZTE Anthem 4G unveiled for MetroPCS, has us singing a dual-core, LTE tune for $219
09.20.12

ZTE Anthem 4G unveiled for MetroPCS, has us singing a dual-core, LTE tune for $219

Although ZTE is no stranger to the US, it hasn't been as quick to embrace LTE-based 4G as some of...

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09.09.12
VMK preps Africa-designed Elikia smartphone with $170 price, fast track for apps
09.09.12

VMK preps Africa-designed Elikia smartphone with $170 price, fast track for apps

Congo-based VMK has been blazing a trail for mobile devices in Africa: its Way-C tablet proved tha...

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09.04.12
Virgin Media unveils quartet of new SIM Only plans for data-focused Brits
09.04.12

Virgin Media unveils quartet of new SIM Only plans for data-focused Brits

It was only in June that we saw Virgin Media shaking up its regular mobile plans for UK residents....

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08.01.12
Cricket ships Huawei Ascend Q, offers Android chatting for $140 prepaid
08.01.12

Cricket ships Huawei Ascend Q, offers Android chatting for $140 prepaid

Huawei had said it would deliver the Ascend Q in August, and it didn't waste a moment -- Cricket i...

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07.06.12
nTelos starts selling iPhone without contract, Apple's prepaid sphere grows a little larger
07.06.12

nTelos starts selling iPhone without contract, Apple's prepaid sphere grows a little larger

Virginia's nTelos was part of a big regional carrier push for the iPhone in April. At the time, th...

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06.08.12
Huawei Activa 4G gets your 4G LTE fix on MetroPCS for $149 contract-free
06.08.12

Huawei Activa 4G gets your 4G LTE fix on MetroPCS for $149 contract-free

MetroPCS is known for offering 4G LTE smartphones on the cheap, but it's going for a record today....

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05.18.12
GameStop Mobile launches as AT&T virtual carrier, gives us rare bring-your-own GSM in US (update)
05.18.12

GameStop Mobile launches as AT&T virtual carrier, gives us rare bring-your-own GSM in US (update)

Here's an expansion of mobile competition in the US that comes out of left field, even for us: Gam...

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05.17.12
T-Mobile launches new contract-free, data-only plans
05.17.12

T-Mobile launches new contract-free, data-only plans

Not all of us want to be locked into a long term contract with a wireless carrier. Especially when...

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04.30.12
Verizon gets new prepaid plans, adds Jetpack hotspot to contract-free lineup
04.30.12

Verizon gets new prepaid plans, adds Jetpack hotspot to contract-free lineup

And just like that Verizon has revamped its prepaid pricing structure. Starting tomorrow, May 1st,...

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