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Evening Standard
Virgin Media is poised to step in as a rival if Three takes over O2Virgin Media today threw its hat into the ring as the potential fourth force in
Virgin Media is poised to step in as a rival if Three takes over O2
Evening Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
Virgin Media today threw its hat into the ring as the potential fourth force in the UK mobile phone market if Hutchison’s Three were to be allowed to complete its £10.5 billion takeover of O2. The bid is in front of the EU’s competition commissioner... Read more
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CNET
Verizon te pagará hasta US$650 para que te cambies de compañíaAgrandar Imagen Verizon quiere robar clientes del resto de operadoras con atra
Verizon te pagará hasta US$650 para que te cambies de compañía
CNET / Posted yesterday
Agrandar Imagen Verizon quiere robar clientes del resto de operadoras con atractivo plan. Verizon ha lanzado un nuevo y agresivo plan con el que pretende robar clientes de otras operadoras en EE.UU. La compañía ha comenzado a ofrecer hasta US$650... Read more
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TechCrunch
Mast Mobile, The Mullet Of Carriers, Offers Business Up Front And A Party In The BackOnce, long ago, my personal phone number became my business phone number. The r
Mast Mobile, The Mullet Of Carriers, Offers Business Up Front And A Party In The Back
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
Once, long ago, my personal phone number became my business phone number. The result? I now get business calls all day long and no one I know calls me just to chat. This could be an issue between myself and my diminishing circle of friends but it... Read more
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MacNN
Virgin Mobile, T-Mobile launch new data-focused plansVirgin Mobile offers 'Unlimited' plans, T-Mobile touts unlimited LTE dataTwo ca
Virgin Mobile, T-Mobile launch new data-focused plans
MacNN / Posted 2 days ago
Virgin Mobile offers 'Unlimited' plans, T-Mobile touts unlimited LTE dataTwo carriers have launched new promotions today, with Virgin Mobile and T-Mobile both vying to draw in new customers after the busy holiday season. T-Mobile has reintroduced its... Read more
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CNET
Mobile's discounted unlimited plan targets data-hungry familiesT-Mobile is celebrating. The Bellevue, Washington, company, dropped the price
Mobile's discounted unlimited plan targets data-hungry families
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
T-Mobile is celebrating. The Bellevue, Washington, company, dropped the price of its unlimited data family plan by a third on Wednesday. The cut came a day after the carrier edged out Verizon Wireless as the fastest carrier in the US, according to a... Read more
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CNET
Virgin Mobile lanza plan de US$40 con 4GB de datos en alta velocidadVirgin Mobile sacudió esta semana los precios de la telefonía móvil al ofrecer
Virgin Mobile lanza plan de US$40 con 4GB de datos en alta velocidad
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Virgin Mobile sacudió esta semana los precios de la telefonía móvil al ofrecer planes mensuales de US$30, US$40 y US$50 al mes para darte 500MB, 4GB y 6GB de datos en alta velocidad, respectivamente, al igual que llamadas y textos ilimitados. El... Read more
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CNET
Virgin Mobile's new $40 rate plan gets you 4GB of high-speed dataVirgin Mobile intros new rate plans. Virgin Mobile shook up pricing on its rat
Virgin Mobile's new $40 rate plan gets you 4GB of high-speed data
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Virgin Mobile intros new rate plans. Virgin Mobile shook up pricing on its rate plans on Tuesday, offering $30, $40, and $50 per month plans that give you 500MB, 4GB, and 6GB of high-speed data, respectively, and unlimited talk and text. The... Read more
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Pitchfork
Death From Above 1979, Eagles of Death Metal Announce Canadian TourDeath From Above 1979 have announced a joint Canadian tour with Eagles of Death
Death From Above 1979, Eagles of Death Metal Announce Canadian Tour
Pitchfork / Posted 4 days ago
Death From Above 1979 have announced a joint Canadian tour with Eagles of Death Metal, which will kick off in April. In a short announcement posted to the duo's website, Sebastien Grainger discussed his initial encounters with EODM and offered a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'Colombia' vs. 'Columbia': South American country wants its name spelled rightSince Colombia gained independence in 1819, it seems English-speakers have inad
'Colombia' vs. 'Columbia': South American country wants its name spelled right
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Since Colombia gained independence in 1819, it seems English-speakers have inadvertently been trying to rechristen it Columbia with a "u." And increasingly, this nation of 48 million is letting the world know that it wants its "o" back. Emilio Pombo... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Frequent flyer or culture vulture? How to choose a mobile network that’s right for youThere are many different reasons to choose a mobile provider. However, whatever
Frequent flyer or culture vulture? How to choose a mobile network that’s right for you
Computer Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
There are many different reasons to choose a mobile provider. However, whatever they might claim, there is no single network operator that is the leader across all the different parameters. An operator might have invested more in technology than,... Read more
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CNET
Cómo encontrar el plan familiar de celular perfecto para ti y tu tropaElegir el plan de telefonía inalámbrica es una de las decisiones más importante
Cómo encontrar el plan familiar de celular perfecto para ti y tu tropa
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
Elegir el plan de telefonía inalámbrica es una de las decisiones más importantes -- y abrumadoras -- que todo propietario de un teléfono celular debe tomar, especialmente cuando se trata de elegir un plan compartido con toda la familia. Si bien cada... Read more
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CNET
Five things you didn't know about data testing (Smartphones Unlocked)At 10:30 in the morning a few weeks ago I hopped into a plain white van, a myst
Five things you didn't know about data testing (Smartphones Unlocked)
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
At 10:30 in the morning a few weeks ago I hopped into a plain white van, a mysterious briefcase carefully laid out on the passenger's seat abuzz with phones. Into the afternoon, the driver answered my probing questions about long hours on the road,... Read more
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CNET
Before you switch wireless carriers, read thisResearching all those carrier websites to find the right cell phone plan is an
Before you switch wireless carriers, read this
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
Researching all those carrier websites to find the right cell phone plan is an exercise in patience and exhaustion. All those numbers from carriers competing for your dollars -- monthly rates, gigabytes (GB), connection fees -- are enough to make... Read more
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Canberra Times
Aussie startup signs US deal worth up to $100 millionChief executive and co-founder of Unlockd Matt Berriman in New York. Photo: Ada
Aussie startup signs US deal worth up to $100 million
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
Chief executive and co-founder of Unlockd Matt Berriman in New York. Photo: Adam Lerner A Melbourne startup which offers a "freemium​" ad supported phone plan has signed a deal with Boost Mobile in the United States which it expects to be worth over... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Why open source is the 'new normal' for Big DataOpenness is driving the Hadoop ecosystem, Talend's CEO says It is no secret th
Why open source is the 'new normal' for Big Data
techcentral.ie / Posted 10 days ago
Openness is driving the Hadoop ecosystem, Talend's CEO says It is no secret that Hadoop and Apache Spark are the hottest technologies in Big Data, but what’s less often remarked upon is that they’re both open source. Mike Tuchen, a former Microsoft... Read more
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AdWeek
How Vine's Hunky Goofball Logan Paul Plans to Become a Mainstream SuperstarWith his sandy blond hair, bright blue eyes and shredded physique, Logan Paul c
How Vine's Hunky Goofball Logan Paul Plans to Become a Mainstream Superstar
AdWeek / Posted 12 days ago
With his sandy blond hair, bright blue eyes and shredded physique, Logan Paul could have stepped from Greek lore. The 20-year-old social media megastar who's poised to become a millionaire off goofy videos and silly stunts is, as one might imagine,... Read more
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CIO
Why open source is the 'new normal' for big dataIt's no secret that Hadoop and Apache Spark are the hottest technologies in big
Why open source is the 'new normal' for big data
CIO / Posted 12 days ago
It's no secret that Hadoop and Apache Spark are the hottest technologies in big data, but what's less often remarked upon is that they're both open-source. Mike Tuchen, a former Microsoft executive who is now CEO of big-data vendor Talend, thinks... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Why open source is the 'new normal' for big dataIt's no secret that Hadoop and Apache Spark are the hottest technologies in big
Why open source is the 'new normal' for big data
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
It's no secret that Hadoop and Apache Spark are the hottest technologies in big data, but what's less often remarked upon is that they're both open-source. Mike Tuchen, a former Microsoft executive who is now CEO of big-data vendor Talend, thinks... Read more
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TribLIVE
AmEx division strugglesIn 34 years at American Express Co., Ken Chenault has helped reinvent the credi
AmEx division struggles
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
In 34 years at American Express Co., Ken Chenault has helped reinvent the credit-card company more than once. But his latest push into new frontiers is faltering behind the scenes. The lender is dismantling its enterprise growth division, created to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN Signs American Itson for Mobile Digital TransformationItsOn and Africa's largest mobile operator MTN Group, have signed a group agree
MTN Signs American Itson for Mobile Digital Transformation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
ItsOn and Africa's largest mobile operator MTN Group, have signed a group agreement in which MTN will use ItsOn's cloud-based solution to increase subscribers and revenue by selling both enhanced mobile connection services and new digital content... Read more
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thebee
900 UK Jobs Under Threat At Virgin MediaAround 900 jobs are under threat at telecoms firm Virgin Media after it announc
900 UK Jobs Under Threat At Virgin Media
thebee / Posted 15 days ago
Around 900 jobs are under threat at telecoms firm Virgin Media after it announced plans for a shake-up. The group, owned by US giant Liberty Global, warned that the redundancies were likely over the next two years as it undergoes a structural... Read more
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Macworld
How to save on mobile plans: Your guide to 17 no-contract carriers Tired of dealing with AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless? We tell yo
How to save on mobile plans: Your guide to 17 no-contract carriers
Macworld / Posted 16 days ago
Tired of dealing with AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless? We tell you about some good alternatives. Forget everything you thought you knew about buying a mobile phone. In... Read more
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CNET
MetroPCS se lanza por los clientes de Sprint con enormes descuentosSi estás buscando una buena oferta inalámbrica, todo lo que necesitas es un poc
MetroPCS se lanza por los clientes de Sprint con enormes descuentos
CNET / Posted 16 days ago
Si estás buscando una buena oferta inalámbrica, todo lo que necesitas es un poco de paciencia. Los últimos meses han visto una promoción tras otra, con, por ejemplo, Sprint ofreciendo reducir a la mitad tu factura y Verizon prometiendo regalarte... Read more
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CNET
MetroPCS targets Sprint customers with hefty discounts, free phonesIf you're looking for a wireless deal, all you need is a little patience. The
MetroPCS targets Sprint customers with hefty discounts, free phones
CNET / Posted 16 days ago
If you're looking for a wireless deal, all you need is a little patience. The last several months have seen one promotion after another, with, for instance, Sprint offering to halve your wireless bill and Verizon promising data freebies. The service... Read more
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Business Wire
MetroPCS Launches ‘The Biggest Offer in Sprint’s History’BELLEVUE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint’s ‘Biggest Deal in US Wireless History
MetroPCS Launches ‘The Biggest Offer in Sprint’s History’
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
BELLEVUE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint’s ‘Biggest Deal in US Wireless History’ just got served. Today, MetroPCS took the wraps off ‘The Biggest Offer in Sprint’s History’ – a lighthearted poke at Sprint’s ‘Biggest Deal in US Wireless History’.... Read more
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BC Local News
Police investigate smash-and-grab at Surrey cell phone storeSURREY — Police are hunting for a man who smashed a stolen SUV into a Virgin Mo
Police investigate smash-and-grab at Surrey cell phone store
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
SURREY — Police are hunting for a man who smashed a stolen SUV into a Virgin Mobile store in Newton early Tuesday morning after he tried unsuccessfully to get in the regular way. He got back into the GMC Envoy, threw it in reverse and crashed... Read more
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Canberra Times
Telstra the last telco to offer BlackberryThe Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier
Telstra the last telco to offer Blackberry
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
The Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier The death of the Blackberry smartphone – once the most popular smartphone on the market – could be a near-certain thing, after one of Australia's biggest... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Telstra the last telco to offer BlackberryThe Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier
Telstra the last telco to offer Blackberry
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
The Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier The death of the Blackberry smartphone – once the most popular smartphone on the market – could be a near-certain thing, after one of Australia's biggest... Read more
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The Age
Telstra the last telco to offer BlackberryThe Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier
Telstra the last telco to offer Blackberry
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
The Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier The death of the Blackberry smartphone – once the most popular smartphone on the market – could be a near-certain thing, after one of Australia's biggest... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Telstra the last telco to offer BlackberryThe Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier
Telstra the last telco to offer Blackberry
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier The death of the Blackberry smartphone – once the most popular smartphone on the market – could be a near-certain thing, after one of Australia's biggest... Read more
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WA Today
Telstra the last telco to offer BlackberryThe Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier
Telstra the last telco to offer Blackberry
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
The Blackberry was the must-have business accessory. Photo: Philip Le Masurier The death of the Blackberry smartphone – once the most popular smartphone on the market – could be a near-certain thing, after one of Australia's biggest... Read more
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Perth Now
Hate your telco? Try theseAFTER having limited success the first time, Kogan Mobile, owned by Aussie entr
Hate your telco? Try these
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
AFTER having limited success the first time, Kogan Mobile, owned by Aussie entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan is relaunching today using the Vodafone network. Kogan announced his new mobile provider this morning alongside Vodafone CEO Inaki Berroeta as a... Read more
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Orange County Register
The high cost of claiming your Powerball jackpotYou know all those things you said you’d do if you won the Powerball jackpot?
The high cost of claiming your Powerball jackpot
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
You know all those things you said you’d do if you won the Powerball jackpot? Buy a private Caribbean island? Purchase a pony farm? Rub it in the face of your middle school nemesis? For at least three people, it’s not a game anymore. If you... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
EVGA Has A New Z170 Motherboard, But It's ClassifiedEVGA released a new motherboard that will slide in between its Z170 Classified
EVGA Has A New Z170 Motherboard, But It's Classified
Tom's Hardware / Posted 21 days ago
EVGA released a new motherboard that will slide in between its Z170 Classified and Z170 FTW boards. The EVGA Z170 Classified K is similar to its existing motherboards in several ways. Like the Z170 Classified, the Classified K features an improved... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Samsung Galaxy J3 To Sell On Boost Mobile And Virgin Mobile USA For $180Samsung seems to like to adopt the same design language for its smartphone prod
Samsung Galaxy J3 To Sell On Boost Mobile And Virgin Mobile USA For $180
Tom's Hardware / Posted 21 days ago
Samsung seems to like to adopt the same design language for its smartphone products across all its lineups. When it launched the Galaxy S3, not only did it keep using and evolving that design for the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S5, but it also used it for... Read more
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CNET
Samsung's new Galaxy J debuts at Boost, Virgin Mobile for $180New year, new phone line. At least that's what it feels like as Samsung brings
Samsung's new Galaxy J debuts at Boost, Virgin Mobile for $180
CNET / Posted 21 days ago
New year, new phone line. At least that's what it feels like as Samsung brings its latest series of smartphones, the Galaxy J, to the United States, starting with Sprint's two prepaid carriers, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. The entry-level J sells... Read more
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PC Advisor
BT-EE merger approved by CMA: What this means for customersThe £12.5bn BT-EE merger has been approved by the CMA, having deemed there to b
BT-EE merger approved by CMA: What this means for customers
PC Advisor / Posted 21 days ago
The £12.5bn BT-EE merger has been approved by the CMA, having deemed there to be "no significant lessening of competition" in the market place as a result. But are there other potential victims of this merger? Also see: UK's best mobile network. All... Read more
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Computer Business Review
International data roaming: how will it alter the European mobile market?With mobile services still very much produced and promoted at a national level,
International data roaming: how will it alter the European mobile market?
Computer Business Review / Posted 22 days ago
With mobile services still very much produced and promoted at a national level, there is very little cross-border competition. For example, considering Europe is a geographical area roughly the size of the USA, it has a strikingly higher number of... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Contact Light launches new app in partnership with Curtin University Contact Light has made four new hires and launched a new app in partnership w
Contact Light launches new app in partnership with Curtin University
MumBRELLA / Posted 24 days ago
Contact Light has made four new hires and launched a new app in partnership with Curtin University. The announcement: Contact Light, the innovation division of ASX-listed digital... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Low-income residents get free phone, free cell service through Lifeline programIf you are living on a low income, you may qualify for a free cell phone and fr
Low-income residents get free phone, free cell service through Lifeline program
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
If you are living on a low income, you may qualify for a free cell phone and free cell phone service. In 1984, the government created the Lifeline program to ensure that everyone had telephone service for emergencies. The Telecommunications Act of... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Optus' new roster: Why these agencies? Where are the brands headed? What does it mean for a new CMO? The impact for TelstraOptus’ new roster: Why these agencies? Where are the brands headed? What does i
Optus' new roster: Why these agencies? Where are the brands headed? What does it mean for a new CMO? The impact for Telstra
MumBRELLA / Posted 29 days ago
Optus’ new roster: Why these agencies? Where are the brands headed? What does it mean for a new CMO? The impact for Telstra Yesterday afternoon saw Optus reveal one of the biggest agency reshuffles in recent memory. Two agencies have lost their... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Big Red the big surprise in Singtel shake-up of Optus and Virgin Mobile rosters Optus and Virgin Mobile have finalised their creative, PR and media pitches w
Big Red the big surprise in Singtel shake-up of Optus and Virgin Mobile rosters
MumBRELLA / Posted 29 days ago
Optus and Virgin Mobile have finalised their creative, PR and media pitches with Big Red the surprise appointment to the Optus account. UM will take over media buying... Read more
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MumBRELLA
WhybinTBWA picks up Virgin creative account from Havas WorldwideWhybin\TBWA picks up Virgin creative account from Havas Worldwide Virgin Mobil
WhybinTBWA picks up Virgin creative account from Havas Worldwide
MumBRELLA / Posted 29 days ago
Whybin\TBWA picks up Virgin creative account from Havas Worldwide Virgin Mobile has handed its creative account to Whybin/TBWA following a creative pitch the telco kicked off last year. The pitch also covered media and PR, with Virgin handing its... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Optus to part ways with media agency Starcom, UM set to take over $60m account Optus has appointed UM as its media agency, Mumbrella understands. Starcom a
Optus to part ways with media agency Starcom, UM set to take over $60m account
MumBRELLA / Posted 29 days ago
Optus has appointed UM as its media agency, Mumbrella understands. Starcom announced it had parted ways with Optus this afternoon with the telco expected to make an... Read more
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Business Wire
La Cambiomanía Continúa: Sprint Extiende la Oferta Más Grande en la Historia de la Telefonía Móvil en los EE.UU. Ahorros del 50% en la Tarifa de los Planes de Verizon, AT&T y T-MobileOVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Debido a la abrumadora respuesta a la ofe
La Cambiomanía Continúa: Sprint Extiende la Oferta Más Grande en la Historia de la Telefonía Móvil en los EE.UU. Ahorros del 50% en la Tarifa de los Planes de Verizon, AT&T y T-Mobile
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Debido a la abrumadora respuesta a la oferta más grande en la historia de la telefonía móvil en los EE.UU., Sprint está extendiendo su oferta a los clientes de AT&T, T-Mobile y Verizon y les da la oportunidad de... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Pahrump’s RadioShack manager sees increased business after Sprint agreementPahrump RadioShack Manager John Dolin had a message for valley residents this w
Pahrump’s RadioShack manager sees increased business after Sprint agreement
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 30 days ago
Pahrump RadioShack Manager John Dolin had a message for valley residents this week – "We are alive and kicking, and we're here to answer everyone's questions." Dolin was referring to concerns from customers about the 94-year-old company filing for... Read more

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