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Cricket Wireless, the prepaid subsidiary of AT&T, is adding a new feature to customers on its $50 per month Smart and $60 per month Pro plans. Starting now, customers on those plans will be able to make unlimited calls and send unlimited messages to friends and family in Canada and Mexico at no additional cost. This feature was actually announced back in February of this year, but it’s nice to see it finally rolling out to customers. In a press release, Janna Ducich, chief marketing officer at Cricket Wireless, had this to...

As expected, Google has formally announced project Fi, their own mobile carrier. Many of the rumored details of the device are true, while others are not. First, Google says that for now, only the Nexus 6 is supported for Project Fi. You may either purchase a new Nexus 6 from Google or receive a special SIM card that you can use with your own Nexus 6 that you already have purchased. Also as expected, Google is running this service off a combination of Sprint, T-Mobile, and Wi-Fi. Instead of being on one network at a time, you will be...

After the update was rolled out to the HTC One M9 on Sprint and T-Mobile, it was inevitable that the better camera software would come to users on the bigger carriers. Starting today, the OTA camera update is now available on AT&T. Keep in mind that many sites that got their hands on review units received international models, so your camera, if you are having issues, may not get as improved as you like. The software version is 1.32.502.31 and HTC is also providing an RUU download for users who want to flash the update themselves...

After the standard variant of the Galaxy S4 on AT&T got its Lollipop update earlier this month, it was inevitable that the Active would get the update as well. The update is now rolling out to Galaxy S4 Active users OTA. Here are the release notes for the update: Android 5.0 Lollipop Highlights Songs, photos, apps, and even recent searches from one Android device can be immediately enjoyed across all of your Android devices. New User Interface look and feel, more fluid motions Priority mode to only allow certain notifications to...

LG has announced that it will be bringing the G Flex2 flagship to AT&T retail outlets starting April 24. The smartphone will set you back by $708.99 if you’re getting it at full retail and off contract, or $299.99 with a 2-year contract agreement. There’s also the AT&T Next monthly installments option for those interested which will cost you $23.64/month for 30 months or $35.45 per month if you’re looking to settle the dues in 20 months. The smartphone is LG’s newest curved display smartphone and succeeds...

For those unaware, at Walmart you can get select prepaid T-Mobile plans that aren’t available anywhere else. Starting tomorrow, April 18th, those prepaid plans will get a little bit better. For starters, the $29.88 monthly plan currently comes with unlimited talk, text, and only 500MB of 4G LTE data. Tomorrow, that plan will have the data doubled to 1 GB at no additional charge. The other plan that costs $39.88 per month currently comes with unlimited talk, text, and 2.5 GB of 4G LTE data. Your data won’t be doubled,...

The Sprint Spark variant of the Galaxy S4 is a special version of that device. Arriving 8 months after the original version, this limits Lollipop’s rollout only to people who bought the Galaxy S4 after a specific amount of time. However, with the Spark variant getting Lollipop, there’s a very high chance of the original Galaxy S4 getting Lollipop as well. For the Spark, the build number is L720TVPUCOD1. Sprint doesn’t say how big the update is, but it’s probably large, so make sure to be on Wifi. You can check...

If you have a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or a Samsung Galaxy Note Edge on US Cellular, you’re in luck. Starting today, you can download Android 5.0 Lollipop on both devices. Both devices will be getting Android 5.0.1. The update either can be done OTA on the phone or through Samsung’s Kies software on a computer. You of course get all of Lollipop’s improvements including Material Design and improved lock screen notifications. Go ahead and check in your settings to update your phone or in Kies. For more details, see US Cellular’s...