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.
Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Amp Prime 2 Available from Cricket
Cricket Wireless today added two new Samsung handsets to its list of devices. First, the Galaxy S8 is available for purchase from Cricket stores.
AT&T Exploring Options for Cricket's Muve Music
AT&T is weighing how best to move forward with Muve Music, the subscription music service it acquired along with Cricket Wireless. AT&T is most likely going to discontinue the service and sell it to another company, according to sources cited by The New York Times.
Cricket to Replace Muve Music with Deezer
Cricket Wireless today announced significant changes soon to impact its subscription music service. First, the company announced it will launch the Deezer music app and service on Jan.
Rok MVNO to Combine Mobile with Music
A new MVNO called Rok Mobile plans to offer a merged mobile-and-music service when it launches in July. The company is working with two unnamed carriers (one GSM, one CDMA) to resell access to LTE 4G networks, but it will also bundle in its own streaming music service as part of the core offering.
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.