Cricket Tuning Into Music
Jan 30, 2007, 2:51 PM by (staff)
Leap Wireless has partnered with Musiwave to bring music downloads or streaming to Cricket. Although they don't partner with any other American carrier, Musiwave provides over-the-air full track downloads to many of the largest European operators. Cricket was not specific about what type of services Musiwave will provide, however they did say the service will be launched later this year. Cricket is expected to roll out EV-DO service soon, and music will likely be a part of their 3G package.
In Boon to Cricket Customers, Google Home Gains Deezer Music Streaming Service
Deezer this week said its music streaming service will soon be available for streaming on the Google Home smart speaker. Deezer competes with Spotify, Google Play Music, Apple Music, and Amazon Music Unlimited.
Cricket Offering Bill Credits to Switchers
Cricket Wireless recently unveiled an offer meant to lure in customers of competing carriers. Through July 14, Cricket will reward consumers who port in their number with $50 in bill credits.
Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Reach Cricket Stores
Cricket Wireless today commenced sales of the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus at select stores around the country. The prepaid carrier is selling the iPhone 7 32 GB for $649, and the 128 GB for $749.
Cricket's CDMA Network Goes Dark September 15
Cricket Wireless says the vast majority of customers have transitioned away from its legacy CDMA network ahead of tomorrow's planned shutdown. AT&T has been moving Cricket customers from the older CDMA network to its own GSM-based network since it acquired the carrier several years ago.
First thread yippee... anywho... with such a limited coverage area i have a feeling this is pointless... unless you are in a cricket coverage area... other than that you are SOL!!
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