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HTC One M8 Google Play Edition

The HTC One M8 Google Play Edition will fulfill the dreams of Android fanatics seeking to pair top-notch hardware with a Nexus-style KitKat experience, so long as they’re willing to pay a premium.

April 18, 2014

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​Sprint attacks T-Mobile with $60 unlimited data plan

Sprint is on the offensive this week with new pricing plans that put it in a better position to compete against the other three major US carriers.

By August 21, 2014

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The phone subsidy is paid off, so why is my monthly bill still high?

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why carriers continue to charge the same monthly service fee even after your phone subsidy is paid. She also explains T-Mobile's prepaid offerings.

By March 8, 2013

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T-Mobile faces war of words after killing subsidies, contracts

There's a lot of confusion over whether T-Mobile's new plans are a good thing. CNET breaks it down for you.

By March 26, 2013

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Verizon CFO: Abandoning subsidies would be a mistake

Though carriers have moved more agressively to offer installment plans to subscribers, Verizon's CFO still sees risk in that area.

By March 10, 2014

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T-Mobile swings to loss on cost of exploding customer growth

The carrier added 2.4 million wireless customers, the first time it's topped the 2 million mark. But growth didn't come cheap.

By May 1, 2014

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Correction: T-Mobile contracts and subsidies

This story initially said, wrongly, that T-Mobile would eliminate contracts. The carrier plans to only eliminate subsidies for smartphones.

By December 7, 2012

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On T-Mobile killing the subsidy: It's about time

commentary The carrier looks to make good on its promise to disrupt the industry in its 'challenger role.' That's a good thing for consumers.

By December 7, 2012

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Who's 'Next'? Customers are stepping up for AT&T's no-contract plan

A surprisingly high number of customers are opting to pay for their own smartphones in monthly installments, avoiding a two-year contract. And that's good news for AT&T.

By April 23, 2014

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Here's why T-Mobile's Nexus 5 is $100 more than at Google Play

T-Mobile confirmed that it does not make a profit on the phone, suggesting that Google helps out with a subsidy when purchased at Google Play.

By November 8, 2013