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Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 are receiving Stagefright updates

Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 receiving build LMY48I with Stagefright fixes in tow

According to Sprint, the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 should be receiving build LMY48I beginning today, with security fixes for the Stagefright exploit in tow. Being as there is no specific SKU for Sprint on either of these phones, the update should apply to all Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 models. While carrier...
All four major U.S. carriers experiencing outages in the Southeast

All four major U.S. carriers experiencing outages in the Southeast

If you live in certain parts of the parts of the Southeastern U.S., chances are your cell service is down. All four major carriers are currently experiencing outages across parts of Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, and southern parts of Indiana. According to Down Detector, AT&T appears to be...
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Sprint starts drawing customers back, but makes a loss of $20 million

Sprint has released its financial report for the first fiscal quarter, posting a net positive in subscriber addition, as well as hitting the lowest churn rate in the company's history. While Sprint has managed to start turning things around, it's unfortunately not enough to compete against T-...
Sprint brings some new faces on board in executive shakeup

Sprint brings some new faces on board in executive shakeup

Sprint has announced a slight executive shakeup today, bringing in former Telstra exec Tarek Robbiati as its new CFO, and Günther Ottendorfer as its COO of technology. The shakeup will also see Sprint's Chief Network Officer, John Saw, promoted to Chief Technology Officer. Sprint is clearly...
Sprint pushes Android 5.1.1 to the Galaxy Note 4

Galaxy Note 4 on Sprint now receiving Android 5.1.1

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on Sprint is now receiving its Android 5.1.1 update. Weighing in around 615MB in size, the update also brings along some performance improvements and new multi window features. At this time, Sprint has yet to post an official change log with all of the changes found in...
Sprint's Family Share Pack offers 10GB of shared data on four lines for $100 per month

Sprint's Family Share Pack offers 10GB of shared data on four lines for $100 per month

Sprint has announced the introduction of new family plans, aiming particularly for T-Mobile and its plans. The Sprint Family Share Pack offers four lines with unlimited talk and text, with 10GB of shared high-speed data for $100 per month. The carrier is also offering to quadruple Family Share...
LG Tribute 2 and Tribute Duo hit Sprint's Prepaid networks

LG Tribute 2 and Tribute Duo hit Sprint Prepaid and Virgin Mobile for $99

LG Tribute 2 and Tribute Duo are the latest budget phones to hit both Sprint Prepaid and Virgin Mobile. Those looking to stick with Sprint's prepaid network will be purchasing the LG Tribute Duo, while customers on Virgin Mobile will be looking for the LG Tribute 2. Customers of either network...
Project Fi dialer

Reminder: Project Fi doesn't offer simultaneous voice and data on Sprint

Project Fi offers a lot of flexibility when it comes to networks, with seamless switching between T-Mobile, Sprint and Wifi for calling, texting and data needs. While we've established that the switching isn't much to worry about and actually works quite well, the one shortcoming arrives when you...
Sprint expands delivery and set up service to Dallas, Detroit, Tampa, and Washington D.C.

Sprint expands delivery and set up service to Dallas, Detroit, Tampa, and Washington D.C.

Direct 2 You, Sprint's phone delivery and set up service, has expanded to four new cities, including Dallas, Detroit, Washington D.C., and Tampa. This is the second expansion of the service in as many weeks, with the previous bringing the Direct 2 You to New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and...
Sprint pushes bug fix update for Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge receiving bug fix update from Sprint

Sprint is pushing out another update to the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge on its network. This update, which clocks in around 147MB in size, brings a variety of bug fixes and performance enhancements to both phones. Unfortunately, Sprint doesn't outline exactly what is fixed or improved...
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime

Sprint may start selling the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime on July 10 [Update: It's official]

Update: Sprint has now officially confirmed it will indeed begin selling the Samsung Galaxy Prime on July 10. The no-contract price will still be $240, but the carrier will also offer the phone for $29.99 with a two-year contract and after a $50 mail-in rebate. Original story: Sprint looks like...
Sprint rolls out small update for select Samsung devices

Sprint pushes out small updates for the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy S5

Sprint is now pushing an update for both the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and the Galaxy S5 which brings a single change, "Reactivation Lock updates." Sadly, that is the only change listed by Sprint. This doesn't mean that there are no other tweaks, or enhancements that come along with it, but all they...
Claure and Legere

Marcelo Claure's comments to John Legere about Jump OnDemand aren't wrong

John Legere has made quite the name for himself by speaking his mind and using PG-13 language in places you don't usually see C-level executive for major companies doing so. He routinely pokes at the competition on Twitter, frequently calling out other mobile carrier CEOs and mocking decisions...
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Sprint teams up with Europe's Carphone Warehouse to launch new US stores

Sprint and Dixon's Carphone Warehouse have announced a new partnership, pairing the US carrier with the European retailer. It's expected this deal will accelerate Sprint's retail transformation, an effort to increase the number of retail stores dedicated to pushing out hardware and wireless plans...
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Sprint quickly removes 600 kbps streaming video limit from new 'All-in' plan

With videos of David Beckham clouding everyone's vision, Sprint quietly introduced a rather odd limitation on its new $80 "All-in" plan — a 600 kbps streaming video speed limit at all times. Well it took less than a day for Sprint to back off on that clearly poor decision, and tonight put up a...
Sprint pushes Android 5.1 to Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge

Android 5.1 rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge on Sprint

The Android 5.1 update for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge is now pushing out from Sprint. This update, which is rolling out to users over-the-air, brings a number of bug fixes along with it. In addition, the update also includes stability improvements, additional security options, and...
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Sprint teams up with David Beckham to launch its new 'All-in' unlimited plans

Sprint has kicked off a new marketing campaign with football superstar David Beckham, launching not only digs at competitors in the US, but also highlighting the network's new "All-in" plans. The company hopes that the new plans will offer a simpler option for consumers, making it clear exactly...
HTC One M9

Android 5.1 Lollipop to begin rolling out to Sprint's HTC One M9 on July 1

People who own the Sprint version of the HTC One M9 can look forward to receiving an update to Android 5.1 Lollipop in the near future. The over-the-air download for the smartphone should start sometime on July 1. The news was broken by HTC's Mo Versi on his Twitter account, who also indicated...
Sprint's Direct 2 You expands to NY, LA, San Fran and Denver

Sprint's delivery and set up service launches in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Denver

Sprint's delivery and set up service, Direct 2 You, is now available for customers living in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Denver. Back in May, Sprint announced that the service would be expanding at some point in June, and that time is now. The idea behind the service is simple,...
International Roaming

International data overseas: How the U.S. carriers stack up

Oh, you'll have to pay extra for roaming data outside the U.S — the question is how much​ The editors here at Android Central tend to travel a lot for this job, and that isn't limited to staying in our home country. And when we travel, we need to have our phones with us and connected to data —...

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