GoTV Buys Bits of Hands-On Mobile
GoTV today announced that it has acquired the HOMBRE division and associated properties from Hans-On Mobile. The acquisition of HOMBRE (Hands-On Mobile Binary Runtime Environment) includes applications, client and server technologies and patents. Some of the mobile applications include major properties such as Oprah Mobile, NASCAR Sprint Mobile, Sprint Football Live, Verizon NFL Draft, ESPN, NBA Multimedia, NHRA, Astrology Zone and Astrology Zone Premier. GoTV'ss products and services are offered to consumers by companies such as AT&T, Boost Mobile, Cricket, Google Android Market, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, and Virgin Mobile.
Sprint Spreads the LG Tribute 2 to Virgin and Sprint Prepaid
Sprint today announced the LG Tribute 2 is now available from Virgin Mobile and Sprint Prepaid. The Tribute 2 has LG's signature rear-placed buttons, 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, LTE, Bluetooth, and WiFi.
Sprint to Sell Motorola Moto E Across Its Prepaid Brands
Sprint today said it plans to sell the Motorola Moto E from Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Sprint Prepaid this month. The Moto E, which has a larger screen and supports LTE 4G, is available in white from Boost Mobile beginning today for $99.99.
Verizon to Make NFL Content More Widely Available on Phones
Verizon and the NFL today said they've agreed to a new multi-year deal that will see NFL content reach more people on mobile devices. Verizon says it will stream national and local football games across several of its media properties to fans on any mobile network.
RadioShack Declares Bankruptcy, to Sell Stores to Sprint
RadioShack today filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and signed an agreement to sell approximately 1,750 of its stores to Sprint. Under the terms of RadioShack's Chapter 11 filing, RadioShack will sell the stores to Sprint and General Wireless, a subsidiary of one of RadioShack's major investors.
GoTV Bites Hands Off Mobile