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Wal-Mart offers preorders for the iPhone 5

For the first time, the world's largest retailer is taking preorders on Apple's newest smartphone; it's also giving a $10 discount.

By September 13, 2012

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Going on an extended international trip? Get a local SIM

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers two travelers some insight on the best ways to save money on their wireless service while traveling abroad.

By July 23, 2014

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Wal-Mart to sell Verizon iPhone starting tomorrow

Retailer, which will offer the Verizon iPhone in 600 of its stores, joins Best Buy as another place to buy the highly anticipated device.

By February 9, 2011

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Cricket Wireless announces new device financing programs

Leap Wireless' Cricket service expands its device financing program now giving customers who can't afford the upfront cost of a new smartphone no-interest financing options.

By July 17, 2013

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HTC Evo Shift 4G appears on Wal-Mart's site

On Monday,Wal-Mart posts a product page for the yet-to-be-announced HTC Evo Shift 4G. On Tuesday, Sprint makes the news official.

By January 3, 2011

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Can Sprint tackle the last barrier to prepaid adoption?

The high cost of marquee smartphones on prepaid providers is a dilemma. The new head of Sprint's prepaid business talks about that and how he will position Boost and Virgin to be more competitive.

By November 13, 2013

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Wal-Mart, T-Mobile offering data-centric phone plans

The two are offering a no-contract $30 monthly plan that includes unlimited Internet, text messages and 100 minutes of calling.

By October 3, 2011

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Wal-Mart announces new Family Mobile service

Wal-Mart expands its cell phone offerings to include a new family-oriented post-paid service.

By September 13, 2010

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Motorola CEO: Don't worry, cheaper Moto X in the works

Motorola will have a less expensive Moto X for the U.S. prepaid market and developing markets within a few months, the company said Thursday after the Moto X launch event in New York.

By August 1, 2013

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How third-party retailers can complicate your smartphone purchase

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon tries to decipher wireless operators' complicated terms, which can get even murkier when a third-party retailer is involved.

By July 17, 2013