Boost Mobile offers to cut competitors’ rates in half on family plans

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Boost Mobile, a Sprint prepaid phone service, announced the launch of a special offer aimed to lure customers away from T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon. Similar to what Sprint does for post-paid accounts, Boost Mobile is offering family plans for two to four lines at rates that are half of what other carriers offer for new customers who port a number over to Boost Mobile. Read more

AT&T, Sprint are shipping the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge early

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Just like T-Mobile started doing last week, AT&T and Sprint are shipping the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge out to customers early.

The official release date for the two phones is March 11, but these three carriers see no harm in delivering Samsung’s flagship almost two weeks before that date. All carriers and retailers only started accepting pre-orders on February 23. That means really has gone to work in producing nearly two million units.