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FCC spites AT&T and Verizon, adopts T-Mobile’s plan to decrease roaming charges

The FCC has backed T-Mobile's proposal for improved guidelines on the price of international data roaming. The decision provoked the ire of AT&T and Verizon, both of which reportedly charge high rates to small carriers.

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Sprint is next on FCC’s chopping block for cramming charges, as AT&T settles for $105M

According to a report, the FCC will leverage a $105 million fine against Sprint for surreptitiously charging customers for third-party services. AT&T recently paid a similar fine to settle charges with the agency.

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AT&T and Verizon apologize to investors for low earnings, blame competitors

AT&T and Verizon blame competitors for low earnings. The two largest carriers responded to T-Mobile and Sprint's aggressive price cuts and promotions to keep subscribers.

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No, Sprint isn’t really cutting your phone bill in half

Sprint's latest promotion claims to cut AT&T and Verizon users' bills in half. However, there are a few major catches to the deal. The average customer may save as little as 20 percent, Sprint admits.

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Sprint “wins” award for lowest-rated carrier in the United States

Consumer Reports handed Sprint the award for lowest-rated carrier in the United States. Sprint is no stranger to low ratings, as the carrier finished dead last in customer satisfaction last year.

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AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Who has the best individual plan?

Can't figure out which cell provider you should go with? Navigating the depths of data plans and contracts can be confusing, so we've gone through all the offerings from Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile, and AT&T to help you pick which is best for you.

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Sprint might become the second Uncarrier, ditch phone subsidies in 2015

During an investor conference call on Monday, Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure hinted that Sprint could drop phone subsidies in 2015. However, this depends on how well its leasing program performs.

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The Galaxy Note Edge and its cool curved screen is out on November 14 (Updated)

Samsung's unusual, and very exciting, Galaxy Note Edge has been confirmed for release in America on November 14. Best of all, the phone will be sold through all major networks, and in Samsung's own stores.

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Don’t fancy the iPhone 6? You can lease the Galaxy S5 on Sprint, instead

If you're not a fan of the iPhone, Sprint has added the Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S5 Sport as part of its smartphone leasing program. You can lease either handset for $20 a month, on top of a Sprint plan.

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Sprint ups the ante, ‘iPhone for Life’ plan now allows for annual upgrades

Sprint has updated its "iPhone for Life" plan to include yearly upgrades. This new lease plan, starting at $30, does not replace the original, but now you can lease the iPhone 5S.

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Boost Mobile teases it’ll sell the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, but stays silent on price

Boost Mobile has confirmed it will soon sell Apple's latest smartphones, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, but is keeping quiet about two very important details: When and how much.

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Grab the LG G3 Vigor on AT&T from September 26, for just $335 (Updated)

AT&T has joined Sprint in selling the LG G3 Vigor, the smaller, cheaper version of the range-topping G3 smartphone. The phone will be released on September 26, and sold for $335 without a contract.

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Verizon plans on supporting Wi-Fi calling by mid-2015

Potentially useful for Verizon customers that have upgraded to the new iPhone, the wireless carrier plans on slowly rolling out nationwide support for Wi-Fi calls by the middle of next year.

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HTC Desire 510 brings its 64-bit goodness to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

Sprint announced that the HTC Desire 510, HTC's first 64-bit smartphone, will go on sale this Friday. Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile, Sprint's prepaid subsidiaries, will sell the device next week.

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Sprint upgrades its Prepaid service with new data plans

When Sprint launched its Prepaid brand in March, it had one plan with no data and another with 2.5GB of data. Now, Sprint revamped the brand with three new tiered data plans, all with unlimited talk and text.

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