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Samsung Galaxy S5 flagship comes to Cricket for about $100 less

The newly reborn no-contract carrier is the latest to offer Samsung's flagship Android smartphone.

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AT&T's Cricket snags Lumia 1320 as first phablet

The no-contract carrier gets its first plus-size smartphone in the form of a six-inch Windows Phone 8 device.

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<p>The middle child in LG's new lineup of 3G-only L-series devices, the 4.5-inch <a href="http://reviews.cnet.com/cell-phones/lg-l70/4505-6454_7-35835117.html">LG L70</a> is meant to bring an affordable Android option to emerging markets where it'll be sold.</p>

Cricket Wireless to launch LG Optimus L70 for $50

For a limited time, Cricket will sell the 4.5-inch LG Optimus L70 for $49.99 prepaid, starting June 6.

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AT&T dishes details on DirecTV deal

Giant tech companies are going shopping: AT&T plans to buy DirecTV, Google acquires Word Lens app, and YouTube may purchase Twitch.

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AT&T dishes details on DirecTV deal

Giant tech companies are going shopping: AT&T plans to buy DirecTV, Google acquires Word Lens app, and YouTube may purchase Twitch.

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AT&T rolls out the ‘new’ contract-free Cricket

The wireless giant folds Aio Wireless into Leap’s Cricket to create a “new” prepaid Cricket on 4G LTE.

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Boost Mobile overhauls prepaid plans to stay in competitive mix

Sprint’s prepaid arm faces increasing pressure from a resurgent MetroPCS and an AT&T-backed Leap Wireless.

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Splash-proof Kyocera Hydro Plus swims in Cricket's budget waters

Another waterproof Kyocera phone gives you basic Android functionality and a little extra peace of mind.

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<p>With its 3.5-inch screen, Android 4.0 OS, and 3.2-megapixel camera, the water-resistant <a href="
http://reviews.cnet.com/smartphones/kyocera-hydro-plus-cricket/4505-6452_7-35834908.html">Kyocera Hydro Plus</a> for Cricket Wireless is a prepaid handset that's competitively priced at $139.99.</p>

Dive into the Kyocera Hydro Plus (pictures)

The fully dunkable Kyocera Hydro Plus is a competitively priced Android 4.0 handset for Cricket Wireless.

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Kyocera Hydro Plus is a waterproof budget phone

Featuring Android 4.0, a 1GHz processor, and a 3.2-megapixel camera, the Hydro Plus is an entry-level water resistant handset from Cricket Wireless.

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<p>Given the handset's glacial processor, lack of 4G, and low-resolution screen, the <a href="http://reviews.cnet.com/smartphones/alcatel-one-touch-evolve/4505-6452_7-35828164.html">One Touch Evolve</a> from Alcatel should be renamed the One Touch <i>Devolve</i>, as it is quite the step backward for smartphone technology.</p>

The eight not-so-great: 2013's handset duds (pictures)

Not everything in the past is seen through rose-colored glasses. Case in point: these eight phones that stood out in 2013 for their disappointing failures.

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Ashes Cricket 2013 so hilariously buggy it's pulled from sale

The Ashes Cricket 2013 game has been pulled from sale just days after its release -- see just how abysmal it is right here.

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