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Tracfone

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ZTE Valet (Tracfone)

Equipped with a 3.5-inch screen, 3G capabilities, and a 3-megapixel camera, the Valet is a bare bones smartphone from ZTE.

By January 24, 2014

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TracFone explains its throttling policy for Straight Talk users

The company says it will throttle speeds down to 2G after users consume 2.5GB of data, according to a FierceWireless report.

By September 30, 2013

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Verizon: Don't expect us to offer a data rollover plan

Verizon CFO Fran Shammo says the carrier won't be following AT&T and T-Mobile's lead.

By January 22, 2015

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Google reportedly wants to sell wireless service through Sprint, T-Mobile

The move could be the next step in Google's ever-widening ambitions to conquer the mobile world.

By January 21, 2015

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TracFone's LG 800G: Prepaid touch-screen feature phone

With its 2.8-inch LCD touch-screen display, the LG 800G gives users an entry-level prepaid option.

By June 13, 2012

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Is Republic Wireless too good to be true?

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers advice on whether Republic Wireless' cut-throat pricing is a deal to be embraced or avoided.

By January 4, 2014

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iPhone 5S and 5C come to Walmart's no-contract plans

Forget contracts, the retailer is offering 30-day unlimited plans that start at $45 per month through Straight Talk Wireless and Net10 Wireless.

By December 9, 2013

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FCC proposes $14M in fines over abuse of phone subsidy program

Five wireless carriers allegedly signed up thousands of consumers to multiple subsidies despite rules permitting one subsidy per person.

By October 1, 2013

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Straight Talk quietly starts supporting AT&T LTE

Ma Bell's 4G LTE network is one more choice for customers of the no-contract service provider.

By September 13, 2013

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Wal-Mart and Tracfone to release Samsung Galaxy Precedent

The Samsung Galaxy Precedent looks to bring Android to the masses thanks to a $150 no-contract price and a $45 unlimited nationwide plan.

By August 22, 2011