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Jun 20, 2016, 08:01 ET The Cricket Boutique - Not Your Typical Cricket Shop

The Cricket Boutique is a brand new online shop supplying handmade cricket bats crafted from English willow in the UK. The Cricket Boutique has...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Cricket Media Announces New Digital Media and Language Learning Partnerships in China

Cricket's award-winning content to be distributed throughout China, across multiple platforms, channels and products WASHINGTON, DC and DALIAN,...


Jun 03, 2016, 09:47 ET Cricket Celebrates Six Months of Cricket Rewards with Charitable Donation Match throughout June

 Marking the six-month anniversary of the first loyalty program by a no annual contract wireless provider, Cricket Wireless names June Cricket...


Jun 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Cricket Expands GameStop Footprint to 3,400 Locations, Making GameStop its Largest Retail Distributor

 Cricket Wireless announced today that GameStop now offers Cricket's wireless products and services in 3,400 U.S. locations, making GameStop...


May 16, 2016, 11:47 ET Cricket Wireless Wins Gold for Most Innovative Company of the Year and Bronze for Information Technology Department of the Year by Stevie® Awards

 Cricket Wireless, one the nation's fastest growing prepaid wireless companies, has been recognized by two business award organizations for...


May 09, 2016, 10:53 ET Student Winners Announced in Smithsonian-Cricket Media's 5th Annual Spark! Lab Invent It Challenge

A wearable warning system that helps prevent frostbite, a massage rope to aid injured athletes, and an ingenious water filtration system are among...


May 04, 2016, 09:37 ET Busy Video-Loving Moms Will Love the New LG Stylo 2

 Expecting just more of the usual – chocolates and flowers – this weekend? Next week you can treat yourself the Mother's Day gift...


May 04, 2016, 09:30 ET Cricket Wireless Gives One Lucky Sweepstakes Winner a Chance to Experience the 2016 BET Awards Live and In-Person

For the third straight year, Cricket returns as presenting sponsor of the 2016 BET Awards Afterparty Live Post Show. We're again giving music fans...


Apr 20, 2016, 09:32 ET Cricket Wireless Exclusive U.S. Carrier to Offer Microsoft Lumia 650

Beginning May 6, Cricket Wireless is the only U.S. carrier to sell the Microsoft Lumia 650, the first no-contract smartphone in the U.S. to ship...


Apr 15, 2016, 11:28 ET Cricket Wireless brinda razones para sonreír con el nuevo plan ilimitado de $70 en una red con más cobertura que T-Mobile

ATLANTA, 15 de abril de 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/– ¡Hacemos un llamado a todos los clientes inteligentes con teléfonos...


Apr 15, 2016, 09:30 ET Cricket Wireless Spreads Smiles with New $70 Unlimited Plan on a Bigger Network than T-Mobile

Calling all smart mobile phone customers! If you're looking for great coverage with simple plans, all-in monthly rates, and the freedom of no...


Apr 06, 2016, 10:01 ET Cricket Wireless Appoints Tiffany Baehman as its New Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Cricket Wireless announced today that it is welcoming Tiffany Baehman as its new Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. Tiffany brings more...


Apr 04, 2016, 09:00 ET Cricket Wireless Increases Retail Footprint with Aaron's

 Cricket Wireless is teaming up with Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading nationwide lease-to-own retailer, to expand retail distribution and...


Apr 03, 2016, 09:00 ET Cricket Wireless Expands U.S. Distribution with Best Buy

 Cricket Wireless continues to grow its national retail network with the addition of over 1,000 Best Buy locations across the country. ...


Mar 30, 2016, 09:00 ET Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime Debuts in US at Cricket Wireless for $149.99

 Cricket Wireless today announced it will sell the 4G LTE Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime –Samsung's five-inch, feature-rich smartphone with the...


Mar 09, 2016, 10:47 ET Samsung Galaxy S7 Debuts at Cricket Wireless March 18

 Committed to providing a great selection of premium phones customers love, Cricket Wireless will offer the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy...


Feb 26, 2016, 14:54 ET Cricket Wireless Gives Two Lucky Fans a Chance to Compete on Court to Win a Trip to see the Atlanta Hawks Take on their Eastern Conference Rival

Cricket Wireless, the exclusive wireless sponsor of the Atlanta Hawks, today launched a new 2016 Fly Away Sweepstakes, in which two First Prize...


Feb 26, 2016, 09:10 ET Cricket Pavers, South Florida's Leading Paver Expert Company, Rolls out New 'Lowest Price Guarantee' Program

 Cricket Pavers, South Florida's leading paver experts, are proud to announce their brand new price guarantee on Premium Travertine pavers....


Feb 21, 2016, 13:30 ET Cricket Wireless To Offer Samsung Galaxy S7

Cricket Wireless is committed to offering a great selection of phones customers love, including the Samsung Galaxy S7* introduced today by Samsung...


Jan 29, 2016, 09:00 ET The New, Award-Winning ZTE Grand X 3 Is Here - Only at Cricket Wireless

 Starting today, customers can get a whole lot of phone for not a lot of dough, thanks to Cricket Wireless.  The new ZTE Grand™ X 3...


Jan 27, 2016, 06:00 ET Cricket Media Releases Digital App Featuring Library of Congress Rare Books

Free new edition of Story Bug App enables adult and children to read the digital editions together, even when they're apart WASHINGTON, DC, Jan....


Jan 21, 2016, 08:30 ET Cricket Wireless Introduces More Savings as Consumers Prepare for Tax Season

The 2016 tax season officially opened this week and millions of Americans will be deciding what to do with their rebate: save or splurge?  At...


Jan 20, 2016, 07:00 ET Cricket Media Leads with Most Wins in the 2016 Parents' Choice Awards

All 11 publications receive top honors WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Cricket Media, an education media company and global learning...


Jan 15, 2016, 06:00 ET Smithsonian and Cricket Media Launch the 5th Annual Spark! Lab Invent It Challenge for Kids Worldwide

This Year's Focus is on Creative Solutions to Real-World Health Problems WASHINGTON, DC, Jan. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - It's that time of year...


Jan 13, 2016, 06:00 ET ePals Launches New Version of Global Community with Digital Cultural Exchanges and Collaborative Projects for Classrooms Worldwide

Teachers and students in classrooms around the world can now connect with the click of a mouse! Free digital collaborative projects, teacher...