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Sprint wants to help parents decide when it’s time to get their kids a smartphone

Sprint has launched a new website designed to help parents decide whether or not it's the right time to buy their kids a smartphone. The website includes videos, facts about kids and phones, and even a quiz.
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Sprint seems to have removed Galaxy Forever from its stores and online

Sprint looks to have put an end to Galaxy Forever, the carrier's leasing program for Galaxy phones that allowed customers to upgrade once every 12 months. Sprint ended the program in its retail stores and online.
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Sprint customers now can get 60 days of Amazon Prime for free

Branding themselves as "the exclusive wireless retailer of Amazon Prime," Sprint is now giving their customers the option of adding a Prime membership to their monthly cell phone bill for $11 a month.
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Sprint brings entry-level LG K3 into the fold; Boost and Virgin Mobile call dibs

Sprint unveiled the LG K3, the latest addition to LG's midrange K family of phones. Boasting entry-level specs, the K3 can be purchased through both Boost and Virgin Mobile, as long as that's through their online stores.
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U.S. Cellular joins the Google Project Fi mix

Google's Project Fi MNVO already rides off of Sprint and T-Mobile, and now a third network has just been added to the mix -- U.S. Cellular. The change will be rolled out to users over the coming weeks.
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New Oculus game may require a parka, Zuck’s Twitter account gets hacked 2:26

New game Edge of Nowhere debuts today for Oculus Rift users, Mark Zuckerberg gets hacked, the Can You Hear Me Now guy switches teams.
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Verizon’s ‘can you hear me now’ guy switched to Sprint

Remember Verizon's "test man," the one that went around the country asking, "Can you hear me now?" Well, he's back in the limelight, turning up in a brand new TV ad. For Sprint.
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Sprint offers BOGO on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, knocks $200 off iPads

The summer heat is almost here, but it's not too early for a hot deal. Purchase or lease an iPhone 6S or 6S Plus at Sprint and get one for free. The carrier is even knocking off $200 on the latest iPads.
Business

Sprint poised to kill two-year contracts — again

Sprint may kill two-year contract pricing for new and existing customers. It wouldn't be the first time -- Sprint made a similar move in January, only to renege a month later.
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Are you a data hog? Then Sprint wants to give you a free year of Amazon Prime

Do you consume a lot of data? Check out Sprint's Better Choice XXL plan. You'll get 40GB of high speed data for $100 per month, plus 12 months of Amazon Prime for free.
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Three budget smartphones are we — and offered for Sprint's prepaid brands

Sprint unveiled three new affordable smartphones for its Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile prepaid brands. The Samsung Galaxy J7, LG Stylo 2, and Kyocera Hydro Reach should be available across both brands by the beginning of May.
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Verizon is going to charge you $20 just to upgrade to a new phone

If you're a Verizon customer looking to upgrade to a new phone, you might want to do it before April 4. That's when Verizon is set to put $20 "upgrade fees" in place to help cover the rising costs associated with switching devices.