Alltel Expands My Circle Offerings
Alltel has modified its My Circle calling plans. Customers who choose the My Circle calling plan receive free calls to and from a set of specific numbers chosen by the subscriber. My Circle now comes with the option to have 5, 10, or 20 numbers in the plan. The 5-number option can be added to plans costing $50 or more, the 10-number option can be added to plans costing $60 or more, and the 20-number option can be added to plans costing $100 or more. All three are available immediately.
Virgin Mobile USA Relaunches As An iPhone-Only Carrier
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Virgin Mobile USA, which is owned and operated by Sprint, transformed itself today into new provider much more closely aligned with the Virgin brand. Significantly, Virgin Mobile USA is now an iPhone-only carrier, meaning Apple's iPhones are the only phones Virgin will sell moving forward.
AT&T iPhone Owners Can Now Use WiFi Calling
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Virgin Extends Year-for-$1 Promo to Existing iPhone Owners
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Virgin Mobile today announced a promotion that lets new customers receive 12 months of service for just $1 by bringing their number and existing iPhone from a different carrier and activating it with Virgin's Inner Circle plan. The offer was previously only available to customers purchasing a new iPhone from Virgin.
FCC Targets Fraud In Texting, and Slamming and Cramming
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The FCC took more actions this week to protect consumers from unwanted charges and changes to their telephone service. First, the agency wants to prevent the fraudulent use of toll-free numbers for text messaging.
$100 for 20 numbers?
Besides, just because you have free calling to those numbers doesn't mean they have free calling to you, thus your conversations to these "free" numbers will still have to be short and sweet, out of resp...
so let me get this straight......
(and please keep this to a pro level, which means no "sprint sucks and they are going down blah blah blah" because thats just dumb because we all know that every single company has their flaws.....)
You can keep that, thanks. I'd rather not sacrifice the superior service and coverage I get with Alltel AND pay more tha...
old news Phone Scoop, old news. We got these brochures two weeks ago.