Cricket's Muve Music Plan Goes Live in Las Vegas
Cricket Wireless today announced that tis delayed Muve Music Plan is now available in the Las Vegas market. The service requires use of the Samsung SCH-r710 handset and offers unlimited music downloads for $55 per month. Cricket also noted that the service will launch in a number of additional markets in February, including Washington, D.C.; Baltimore, Md.; Charlotte, N.C.; Chicago, Ill.; Memphis, Nashville and Knoxville, Tenn.; Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; San Diego, Calif.; Milwaukee and Madison, Wisc. and Wichita, Kan.
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.
YouTube TV Jumps to Another 14 Markets
Google today said its YouTube TV streaming video service is expanding to 14 new markets this week, with another 17 to follow in the weeks ahead. The new markets going live today include: Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Columbus, Jacksonville-Brunswick, Las Vegas, Louisville, Memphis, Nashville, Pittsburgh, San Antonio, Seattle-Tacoma, Tampa-St.
Cricket Increases Data Available to Most Plans
Cricket Wireless today added more data to some of its service plans without upping the price. The $30 entry-level still offers only 1 GB of data per month.
Cricket Debuts Unlimited Plan for $70
Cricket Wireless today announced a new service plan that includes unlimited talk, text, and LTE data for $70 per month. That price includes all taxes and fees.