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  • Cricket Will Sell The First Prepaid iPhones In The United States Starting June 22

    Cricket Will Sell The First Prepaid iPhones In The United States Starting June 22

    The crew of carriers that have been allowed to sell the iPhone has been growing steadily over the past few months, but today's announcement from Cricket Communications wasn't one most us expected to see any time soon. They revealed earlier this morning that they will start selling the iPhone 4 and 4S sans contract starting on June 22, making them the first prepaid carrier in the country to do… Read More

  • Want To Bet On The Cricket Match, But Avoid Losing Money? Check Out KheloCricket

    Want To Bet On The Cricket Match, But Avoid Losing Money? Check Out KheloCricket

    This one's for you, cricket fans. For those not familiar with "the gentleman's game", we are currently in the grips of the ICC World Cup -- or The World Cup of Cricket, if you prefer. "Who cares?" or "what's a cricket?" you may be asking. Well, considering there are only five proclaimed cricket pitches in the U.S., you may have a fair point. But for countries (and cricket powerhouses) like India… Read More

  • Samsung Messager now available from Cricket

    Samsung Messager now available from Cricket

    Cricket is now offering Samsung’s new Messager, the bar-style handset with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, for easy texting and surfing. The Messager also features a 1.3-megapixel camera, MP3 player, multiple Bluetooth profiles and a MicroSD slot. Scott Edwards, senior vice president of marketing for Cricket, said: “Cricket customers want attractive devices that enhance their social… Read More

  • Cricket to deliver Fox mobile content

    Cricket to deliver Fox mobile content

    No contract carrier Cricket Wireless has signed a mobile content deal with News Corp division Fox Interactive Media. Now Cricket customers can access Fox’s portfolio of mobile sites including: MySpace, Photobucket, IGN, FOXSports, RottenTomatoes, AskMen and more. Doug Hutcheson, president and CEO of Cricket’s parent company Leap said: “This is a significant milestone in… Read More

  • Chirp, Chirp! Cricket Offers New Pay By Week Plan

    Chirp, Chirp! Cricket Offers New Pay By Week Plan

    Looking for pay-as-you-go cellphone plan but none are all too appealing to you? Take a gander at Cricket wireless’ new weekly plan. Pay $18 a week and you’ll be given unlimited local and long distance calling privileges, which is not too shabby if you’re a big talker. In addition to the unlimited calling, you’ll also receive the ability to text and picture message as much… Read More

  • Cricket Communications Gets Samsung SCH-A870

    Cricket Communications Gets Samsung SCH-A870

    Cricket Communications has announced that the Samsung Siren (SCH-A870) will soon be available to its customers. The handset features a VGA camera with flash, advanced voice recognition, VibeTonz, and Bluetooth. More interesting the handset, is the Cricket service —one that I think many of you might be unfamiliar with. A subsidiary of Leap Wireless, Cricket offers its customers unlimited… Read More