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  • 6/25/14 2:00 pm EDT

    Los clientes del plan: Basic Talk ‘n’ Text ahora tienen opciones de planes ilimitados en Walmart

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A partir del 21 de junio, payLo de Virgin Mobile ofrecerá a los clientes una opción accesible de llamadas domesticas ilimitadas o mensajes de texto ilimitados por tan sólo $20 al mes, disponibles exclusivamente en Walmart.Para los consumidores con un corto presupuesto que buscan estar siempre conectados sin la necesidad de obtener un teléfono inteligente, payLo ofrece teléfonos y planes mensuales que ahorran. Ahora, los clientes que compren un Kona Kyocera o un Samsung Montage en las tiendasmore...
  • 6/20/14 9:00 am EDT

    Basic Talk ‘n’ Text customers now have access to unlimited plan options at Walmart

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starting tomorrow, payLo by Virgin Mobile will offer customers an affordable choice for domestic unlimited voice or unlimited texting at just $20 per month, available exclusively at Walmart. For budget-conscious consumers looking to stay connected, but who don’t need a smartphone, payLo offers affordable devices and value-driven monthly plans. Now, customers who purchase a Kyocera Kona or Samsung Montage in participating Walmartmore...
  • 5/19/14 10:00 am EDT

    Newest Smartphone Available on Sprint’s Prepaid Brands Beginning May 19th

    IRVINE, Calif. & WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starting tomorrow, payLo by Virgin Mobile will offer customers an affordable choice for domestic unlimited voice or unlimited texting at just $20 per month, available exclusively at Walmart. For budget-conscious consumers looking to stay connected, but who don’t need a smartphone, payLo offers affordable devices and value-driven monthly plans. Now, customers who purchase a Kyocera Kona or Samsung Montage in participating Walmartmore...
  • 5/13/14 5:59 pm EDT

    With An Experience That Puts You In Control,
    LG Volt Offers Lightning Fast Features To Speed You Through Your Day

    LG Electronics–the maker of the acclaimed LG G2 smartphone, LG G Pad 8.3 tablet and innovative curved LG G Flex smartphone – today announced that the new LG Volt is powering its way to no contract Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA as the first high-speed Enhanced LTE-capable device for the two Sprint prepaid brands.   Both Boost and Virgin Mobile offer flexible unlimited service options with no long-term contracts.Starting May 12, LG Volt will be available online at http://www.more...
  • 5/5/14 10:00 am EDT

    Available in time for Mother's and Father’s Day, Hydro Vibe is the ideal device for on-the-go parents

    LG Electronics–the maker of the acclaimed LG G2 smartphone, LG G Pad 8.3 tablet and innovative curved LG G Flex smartphone – today announced that the new LG Volt is powering its way to no contract Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA as the first high-speed Enhanced LTE-capable device for the two Sprint prepaid brands.   Both Boost and Virgin Mobile offer flexible unlimited service options with no long-term contracts.Starting May 12, LG Volt will be available online at http://www.more...
  • 4/1/14 10:00 am EDT

    Virgin Mobile's first 4G LTE broadband device now available

    WARREN, N.J. & SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LG Electronics–the maker of the acclaimed LG G2 smartphone, LG G Pad 8.3 tablet and innovative curved LG G Flex smartphone – today announced that the new LG Volt is powering its way to no contract Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA as the first high-speed Enhanced LTE-capable device for the two Sprint prepaid brands.   Both Boost and Virgin Mobile offer flexible unlimited service options with no long-term contracts.Starting May 12, LG Volt will be available online at http://www.more...
  • 11/18/13 9:30 am EST
    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA, a leader in the no-contract wireless industry, has added the HTC Desire® to its growing family of 4G LTE devices. Available today for $279.99, this smartphone enables consumers to enjoy superior experience along with Virgin Mobile’s no-contract1 Beyond Talk plans starting at $35 a month with unlimited data & messaging2. “HTC Desire is a sleek smartphone designed to deliver an unforgettable experiencemore...
  • 9/27/13 2:19 pm EDT
    Virgin Mobile USA today announced it will offer iPhone 5s, the most forward-thinking smartphone in the world, and iPhone 5c, the most colorful iPhone yet, without a contract to customers beginning on Tuesday, October 1.For more information please visit: www.virginmobileusa.com/iphone/ For more information on iPhone, please visit: www.apple.com/iphone more...
  • 9/13/13 2:55 pm EDT
    High Performing Supreme Joins Virgin Mobile USA
    Virgin Mobile USA has added the oh so powerful Supreme™, a 4G LTE smartphone that packs inmany of today’s must-have features including the latest version of Android™ 4.1.2. Jelly Bean. This device is priced at $299.99 and is available online only with Virgin Mobile’s no-contract Beyond Talk monthly unlimited data and messaging plans starting at $35.With up to 15 hours of talk time, the class-leading battery life on Supreme means you can click, call, play games or watch videos longer thanmore...
  • 9/13/13 2:49 pm EDT
    AWE Joins Virgin Mobile USA!
    Virgin Mobile USA has added AWE™ to its evolving device line up, a budget-friendlydevice that offers a sleek design and seriously smart features. AWE™ is a full-featured Android 4.1 device with a 4.0” capacitive touch screen display and 5.0 MP camera.  This device is available on our Virgin Mobile’s Beyond Talk  no-contract plans offering customers unlimited data and messaging starting at $35. Customers can always stay connected with their friends and family with GPS,more...
  • 8/12/13 10:00 am EDT

    Virgin Mobile USA Announces Other Ways Fans Can Get Tickets to “Free’d Out” Virgin Mobile FreeFest

    Return of Award-Winning "FREE I.P." Program for FreeFest Lets Fans Earn Tickets by Volunteering or Donating Hygiene Kits to Help Homeless Youth

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fifth year in a row, Virgin Mobile FreeFest tickets “freed-out” in just a few minutes. But fear not, there is still a way to get a ticket that’s fun, easy and way better than searching for scalpers. Virgin Mobile USA, creator of one of the largest and most critically acclaimed music festivals in the country that annually draws 50,000 people, today announced that music fans can volunteer their time at homeless youth shelters or donatemore...
  • 7/29/13 5:30 am EDT

    On Saturday, September 21 Vampire Weekend, The Avett Brothers, Pretty Lights, Robin Thicke, MGMT, Kaskade and a dozen more will play the largest annual free music event in the country

    Tickets go “On Free” to public Friday, August 9th

    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, with typically unique and unusual fanfare, the lineup for the 2013 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by Samsung was revealed on a wall mural at The Sasha Bruce RE*Generation House homeless youth shelter in Washington, D.C., the primary beneficiary of this year’s proceeds. To view the video reveal, click here. The Billboard award-winning festival will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md. For the fifthmore...
  • 7/18/13 9:00 am EDT

    Slim, lightweight LG Optimus F3 delivers high-speed performance, robust multitasking capabilities and long-lasting battery for creative collaboration and expression

    ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. & WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, with typically unique and unusual fanfare, the lineup for the 2013 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by Samsung was revealed on a wall mural at The Sasha Bruce RE*Generation House homeless youth shelter in Washington, D.C., the primary beneficiary of this year’s proceeds. To view the video reveal, click here. The Billboard award-winning festival will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md. For the fifthmore...
  • 5/21/13 10:15 am EDT
    IRVINE, Calif. & WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, with typically unique and unusual fanfare, the lineup for the 2013 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by Samsung was revealed on a wall mural at The Sasha Bruce RE*Generation House homeless youth shelter in Washington, D.C., the primary beneficiary of this year’s proceeds. To view the video reveal, click here. The Billboard award-winning festival will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md. For the fifthmore...
  • 2/25/13 9:30 am EST

    4G LTE Speed With the Value of No-Contract Plans

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Given the ongoing demand from consumers for speed, power and value in wireless, Virgin Mobile USA is now offering 4G LTE1 service to its No-Contract customers. Virgin Mobile adds Galaxy Victory™ 4G LTE from Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile), the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the United States and the No. 1 smartphone provider worldwide2, to its all-smartphone lineup. Savvy speed enthusiasts will enjoy the cutting-edgemore...
  • 2/13/13 8:00 am EST

    Company to offer $100 off Samsung Galaxy S™ II; OkCupid to join the cause and offer relationship advice for the newly single

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A recent survey by Virgin Mobile USA1 found that 59 percent of people said that if they were going to break up with someone, they would do so just before Valentine’s Day to save money. So while many people have visions of romantic bliss when it comes to celebrating Valentine’s Day, others decide it’s the right time to move on from bad relationships. For that reason, Virgin Mobile is proclaiming Feb. 13 as “National Breakup Day” and giving peoplemore...
  • 12/20/12 9:00 am EST

    Lady Gaga and Virgin Mobile to Drive Awareness of Youth Homelessness in LGBT Communities

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA announced today that it is extending its award-winning relationship with Lady Gaga, and will be presenting her 2013 Born This Way Ball tour in North America. Through the partnership, Virgin Mobile will educate concert-goers on the issue of youth homelessness, calling on fans to step up to support both its Re*Generation program, which focuses on the issue, and Lady Gaga’s youth empowerment organization, Born This Waymore...
  • 11/15/12 11:28 am EST

    Award-winning Android with Beyond Talk unlimited data and messaging plans that start at $35/month are ideal alternative to postpaid offers

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Answering customers’ demands for more high-end Androids and 4G access, Virgin Mobile USA steps in with its familiar “Higher Calling” promise to deliver the ultra-thin and award-winning Samsung Galaxy S® II 4G from Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile), the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the United States1. It pairs up for amazing value with Virgin Mobile’s Beyond Talk unlimited data and messaging plans2 that start at $35 permore...
  • 10/16/12 10:00 am EDT

    Jack White, Skrillex, M83, NAS, ZZ Top, Santigold, Alabama Shakes and a dozen more played the largest annual free music event in the country, which this year broke its charity donation record

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thanks to the 50,000 people in attendance at the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by LG, a record-breaking $250,000 was raised for Virgin Mobile USA’s initiative The Re*Generation, to address the needs of homeless youth. Last year’s FreeFest raised enough money to help build a Re*Gen youth homeless shelter in Washington, D.C., run by Sasha Bruce. The Re*Gen House will open later this fall. Funds raised this year will go towardmore...
  • 9/6/12 12:09 pm EDT

    New Galaxy Smartphone is Available for Pre-Order Today with Virgin Mobile’s Beyond Talk Unlimited Data & Messaging Plans Starting at $35 per Month

    WARREN, N.J. & DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thanks to the 50,000 people in attendance at the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by LG, a record-breaking $250,000 was raised for Virgin Mobile USA’s initiative The Re*Generation, to address the needs of homeless youth. Last year’s FreeFest raised enough money to help build a Re*Gen youth homeless shelter in Washington, D.C., run by Sasha Bruce. The Re*Gen House will open later this fall. Funds raised this year will go towardmore...
  • 8/28/12 3:00 pm EDT

    Virgin Mobile USA Announces Return of Award-Winning "FREE I.P." Program - Lets FreeFest Fans Earn Tickets by Volunteering to Help Homeless Youth

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tickets for the Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by LG “free’d-out” last week in record time - just two minutes. However, Virgin Mobile USA, creator of one of the largest and most critically acclaimed music festivals in the country, today announced that music fans can again volunteer their time at homeless youth shelters to earn tickets to FreeFest through The RE*Generation, Virgin Mobile’s charitable initiative focused on ending youthmore...
  • 8/15/12 10:00 am EDT
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. & SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tickets for the Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by LG “free’d-out” last week in record time - just two minutes. However, Virgin Mobile USA, creator of one of the largest and most critically acclaimed music festivals in the country, today announced that music fans can again volunteer their time at homeless youth shelters to earn tickets to FreeFest through The RE*Generation, Virgin Mobile’s charitable initiative focused on ending youthmore...
  • 8/13/12 9:30 am EDT

    Jack White, Skrillex, M83, NAS, ZZ Top, Santigold, Alabama Shakes and a dozen more to play the largest annual free music event in the country

    Tickets go “On Free” to public Friday, Aug. 24

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today the lineup for the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by LG was announced by select fans who took part in a contest to guess the lineup on Virgin Mobile’s Twitter page (@virginmlive). The Billboard award-winning festival, known for the inventive and unexpected experience in addition to unforgettable performances, will be hosted again for free. The festival will feature some of the most talked about, most appreciated, most relevant andmore...
  • 8/6/12 11:20 am EDT
    For those wireless customers currently using a feature phone but now ready for an upgrade, the PCD Chaser comes with the best Android features without the hefty price tag. Virgin Mobile USA began offering the PCD Chaser on July 26 for $79.99 with Beyond Talk unlimited data and messaging plans starting at $35 per month. The device comes with a 3.2” touchscreen, 3MP camera, Android 2.3 operating system, and a powerful 800 MHz processor great for multitasking.  Operating on the Sprintmore...
  • 8/3/12 2:44 pm EDT

    Select Virgin Mobile followers on Twitter tapped to announce the line-up

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA today made the long-anticipated announcement that Virgin Mobile FreeFest Presented by LG, the largest free festival of its kind in the world, will return to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md., on Saturday, Oct. 6. “For years, Virgin Mobile FreeFest has grown to become one of the cornerstone memories of summer,” said Ron Faris, head of Brand Marketing, Virgin Mobile USA. “And I’m proud to say that now more thanmore...

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