Cricket Turns It Up To 11, Launches Muve In All Markets
Cricket Wireless today announced that its Muve monthly music plan is now available in all markets where Cricket offers service. The new markets that can now take advantage of Muve include: Fort Smith, Jonesboro and Little Rock, Ariz.; Fresno, Merced and Visalia, Calif.; Macon and Savannah, Ga.; Boise, Idaho; Lincoln and Omaha, Neb.; Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse, N.Y.; Reno, N.V.; Fayetteville, N.C.; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Okla.; Charleston, S.C.; and Spokane, Wash. These join a number of other markets launched earlier this year. The Muve music plan provides unlimited free music downloads in addition to unlimited voice, messages, and data. The service costs $55 per month and works with the Samsung Suede.
Hands-On: Cricket Muve Music on the Samsung Suede
Cricket gave us an extensive walkthrough of the carrier's new over-the-air music download service, Cricket Muve. The subscription service is available now on the new Samsung Suede.
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 Drops Price of Unlimited Plan, Says HD Voice On the Way
Cricket Wireless today lowered the price of its unlimited service plan to $60 per month for a single line. The plan offers unlimited talk, text, and data (speeds capped at 8Mbps), with taxes and fees included.
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.
Amazon Music Unlimited Gains Family Plan
Following its promise to do so earlier this year, Amazon today launched a family plan option for its Amazon Music Unlimited service. The family plan costs $15 per month (or $150 per year) and gives up to six family members all the benefits of the streaming music service.