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Mobile guru Amol Sarva talks about the future of work

Amol Sarva has done some amazing stuff. The founder of Virgin Mobile, Sarva went on to create the Peek email device created back when cheap, ubiquitous mobile devices were nowhere to be found. Now he

Virgin Mobile goes iPhone-only, offers a year of service for $1

In attempt to woo customers away from competitors, Virgin Mobile USA today announced a deal that will see it transitioning to become an iPhone-only carrier. The company is also partnering with Apple t

Mast Mobile, The Mullet Of Carriers, Offers Business Up Front And A Party In The Back

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 myse

Sprint Wants To Revive Nextel As A Business Brand, Merge Boost + Virgin Mobile Into ‘Sprint Freedom’

It was only <a target="_blank" href="http://newsroom.sprint.com/news-releases/iden-nextel-national-network-on-schedule-to-shut-down-june-30.htm">six months ago</a> that Sprint decommissioned and shut

At Last: HTC’s One V Is Now Available At Virgin Mobile For $199

Its bigger brothers have long since made their debut in the U.S., and now the smallest member of HTC's One series is joining them. HTC's pint-sized (relatively speaking) One V is now available for all

Virgin Mobile To Launch Prepaid iPhones On June 29: $549 iPhone 4, $649 4S, “Unlimited” Data

Today, Virgin Mobile has finally put months of <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/06/05/sprints-virgin-mobile-becomes-the-second-carrier-to-offer-a-prepaid-iphone/">rumors and speculation</a> t

Sprint’s Virgin Mobile Becomes The Second Carrier To Offer A Prepaid iPhone

Poor T-Mobile. It was one thing when the iPhone was only available at AT&T, but then Verizon got it, and then Sprint, and then the bar dropped quite a bit as U.S. Cellular got it, and most recentl

Virgin Mobile Gets Its First Taste Of WiMax With The $299 EVO V 4G

While Sprint customers wait with bated breath for their new LTE network to go live, the nation's third largest wireless carrier has <a href="http://newsroom.sprint.com/article_display.cfm?article_id=2

Motorola Triumph’s Camera Issues Are Way Worse Than A Little Screen Flickering

The <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/motorola">Motorola</a> Triumph is off to a rough start. A <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/07/26/motorola-triumph-screen-flickering/">flickering s

Virgin Mobile Confirms Price Changes, Will Drop BlackBerry Fees

Ah, last week — you're but a distant memory now. Remember that one time when we all hung out and broke the news that Virgin Mobile was <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/07/06/virgin-mobile-t

Virgin Mobile Ditches $40 Unlimited Mobile Broadband Plan, We Shed A Tear

Pour one out tonight, mobile geeks; one of the best deals in the mobile world died today. Back when Virgin Mobile announced their $40 Unlimited Broadband2Go plan, I said: “If there’s a better

Virgin Mobile responds to T-Mobile's $30 prepaid plan with one of their own

I always love seeing a good ol’ race to the bottom amongst carriers. One carrier drops prices, then another responds, then another, until all of their prices have dropped in one way or another.

Virgin Mobile increases value for prepaid broadband data buckets — $60 for 5GB

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/vm.jpg" alt="" />Virgin Mobile’s Broadband2Go prepaid 3G data service <a href="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/2009/06/09/virgin-mobile-usa

Sprint applies pressure, but still bled quite a bit in fourth quarter

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Picture-25-249x300.png" /> Over the past few years, Sprint has definitely given itself a facelift and now has excellent pricing plans

When To Take On Facebook, American Idol Or Virgin Mobile In An IP Fight

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/Avatar-Viperworf-215x172.jpg" width="215" height="172" /> In my recent post on how <a href="../2009/12/19/stealth-startupsget-over-yourselves

Sprint puts $483 million on the table for Virgin Mobile USA

<img src="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/sprint-virgin-215x194.png" width="215" height="194" />In what looks to be shaping up to be another <a href="http://www.beta.techcrun

Sprint Gobbles Up Virgin Mobile For $483 million

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/sprint-virgin-215x194.png" width="215" height="194" />In what looks to be shaping up to be another <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/200

Sprint set to acquire Virgin Mobile

<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/virgin.JPG" alt="virgin" />Sprint and Virgin Mobile sitting in a tree, m-e-r-g-i-n-g. Well, not merging per se. More like Sprint is acquiring

Virgin Mobile USA offers Broadband2Go service with no contract

Using Sprint’s EVDO Rev. A network, Virgin Mobile USA announced today the launch of their wireless broadband service, Broadband2Go. When the service goes live later this month you’ll be able to pu

Virgin Mobile shares spike with news of Q1 earnings

Virgin Mobile USA’s shares jumped 57 cents (20%) to $3.47 in midday trading on news of its better than expected (i.e. positive) first quarter earnings. The wireless carrier reported $13.4 millio
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