A mobile carrier that’s focused on music. I’m Fred Fishkin with technology BootCamp, a report on gadgets and gear. Cricket is the name of a pre-paid mobile carrier that is tailor made for music lovers. Not long ago, Cricket expanded nationwide and has added a service called Muve Music. Cricket’s Christine Sandberg….
“We offer unlimited song downloads, ring back tones and ring tones for a flat monthly fee. And it’s kind of bundled into your wireless plan. So we have plans ranging from 45 dollars to 65 dollars per month. With those packages come talk time, your Internet usage, your texting, so your picture messaging and all that’s included.”
Cricket has agreements with many of the big recording labels as well as independents. The songs, keep in mind, are locked to the phone, but if you use your phone to listen to music, it’s a great deal. Cricket is also offering a variety of smartphones. You can find us at BootCamp.com. I’m Fred Fishkin.