The charge is apparently designed to encourage customers to upgrade to Sprint's CDMA push-to-talk service before iDEN is phased out next year.
The latest iTunes update adds a few new features and enhancements but most notably throws in support for Verizon's upcoming CDMA iPhone.
With the addition of Wi-Fi and GPS, the Palm Treo 800w finally catches up to some of its competition and even offers a better design. The Windows Mobile smartphone will be a good fit for Sprint's business customers, if the battery life can keep up.
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I hope Verizon doesn't read this. It's been so good to me the past six months, but now that I'm heading to Latin America again, all I can think about is AT&T.
Version of Apple's phone that could run on networks ranging from Sprint and Verizon to U.S. Cellular or China Telecom is being tested, Daring Fireball reports.
The FCC has approved the CDMA version of the iPhone 4 just in time for the big announcement earlier today.
The Kyocera DuraMax and DuraCore will offer push-talk service in rugged flip phone designs. The handsets are due in the fourth quarter of this year.
The HTC Merge is a sturdy, respectable midrange Android smartphone that's also got an eye out for intercontinental travelers.
Sources tell the Wall Street Journal that Apple is preparing to mass produce CDMA iPhones, which would allow Verizon to sell the smartphone by early 2011.
The feat, which took place in a lab environment, bodes a higher quality of sound for calls over CDMA networks. But Ericsson isn't saying when the capability might reach consumers.