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2012-07-27 10:21:36

SAN DIEGO, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Communications, a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless services, today announced its support for US Athletes with a special Muve Music playlist and Cricket's pick of the top Android(TM) Apps for keeping up on all of the action at this year's summer competition. Cricket's Muve Music subscribers can show their support for US Athletes while listening to a variety of heroic playlists on Muve Music and any Cricket Android...

2012-07-16 10:26:30

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Communications, Inc., a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless services, announced today the introduction of its Cricket Lifeline Credit in the District of Columbia and Virginia. Already available in Maryland, the Cricket Lifeline Credit is a government assistance program that provides a service credit each month for eligible residents. Qualifying customers for the Cricket Lifeline Credit in Washington, D.C. and Virginia will...

2012-06-26 06:24:22

LONDON, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer will be one of the greatest in British sporting history with athletes from around the world hitting England's home turf for the 2012 Olympics. But the Olympic Games will not be the only spectacle for sports fans to enjoy this summer, as England take on Australia in their first one day cricket international on 29th June, made even better with free bets [http://www.freebets.com ] available from some of the leading online bookies....

2012-06-13 02:30:57

LAS VEGAS, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Communications, Inc., a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless services, today announced the introduction of Cricket Lifeline Credit, a government assistance program that provides a service credit each month for eligible Nevada residents. Qualifying customers for the Cricket Lifeline Credit in Nevada will receive a $10.00 discount on their monthly wireless bill for one phone in their household. "Cricket is proud to offer...

2012-04-06 02:20:24

ePals Brings Award-Winning Magazines to First Book WASHINGTON, April 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First Book, the nonprofit that provides books to kids in need, will now be offering Cricket and other award-winning kid's magazines from ePals to the 27,000 schools and programs in its national network. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101214/DC17316LOGO-b) "These are amazing titles: high-quality, award-winning and loved by both children and teachers," said Kyle Zimmer,...

2012-04-05 02:22:21

SAN DIEGO, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Communications, Inc., a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless services and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP) today announced that its award-winning Muve Music service is now available to all current Huawei Mercury customers via an over-the-air download. Muve Music will be available soon to new Mercury customers. Current Mercury customers will be notified that the upgrade is...

2012-03-20 02:28:51

WASHINGTON and SAN DIEGO, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- RCA - The Competitive Carriers Association and Cricket Communications, Inc., a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless services, announced today that Cricket has joined RCA as its newest member. Cricket joins RCA's over 100 carrier members to help fight for issues critical to wireless competitive carriers in Washington, D.C. Doug Hutcheson, president, CEO and director of Leap Wireless International, Inc.,...

2012-03-16 10:21:22

SAN DIEGO, March 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In association with its sponsorship of "HSN LIVE Presents Lionel Richie sponsored by Cricket," Cricket Communications, a leading provider of value-driven wireless services today announced Richie will be prominently featured on Cricket's Muve Music service. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120202/LA46949LOGO) The award-winning artist will be featured throughout the Muve Music service including in-service banners which provide...

4G LTE Agreement Between Cricket And Clearwire Announced
2012-03-15 08:38:46

LightSquared suffered another blow to its hoped-for wholesale 4G mobile business plans this week as budget carrier Cricket announced it will use Clearwire to fill out a planned LTE service. Cricket becomes the second would-be customer to turn to Clearwire since the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) acted to block LightSquared´s hybrid network plan last month over interference concerns with GPS which shot down the proposal. Cricket, the operating company for Leap Wireless,...

2012-02-24 07:10:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has presented its Quality and Safety Achievement Recognition award, or QASAR, for 2011 to Venki Venkat of Yorktown, Va. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The QASAR award recognizes individual government and contractor employees who have demonstrated exemplary performance in contributing to the quality or safety of products, services, processes, or management programs and activities. A NASA contractor...


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Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

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2005-09-07 18:59:19

Katydid is the common name of insects belonging to the grasshopper family Tettigoniidae, which contains over 6,800 species. Katydid are also known as "long horned grasshoppers" and "bush crickets." The term "katydid" is used mainly in the U.S., Canada, and Australia. The name "katydid" comes from the sound produced by species of the N. American genus Pterophylla (literally "winged leaf"). The males of katydids have sound-producing (stridulating) organs located on their front wings which in...

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2005-08-25 11:12:07

The Jerusalem cricket (Stenopelmatus) is a genus of large, flightless insects native to western United States, along the Pacific Coast, and south into Mexico. Because of its large, human-like head, it is commonly called the nino de la tierra (Spanish for "child of the earth"), or wó see ts'inii (Navajo for "skull insect"). It is also often called the potato bug, or alternatively the old bald-headed man. Despite their name, Jerusalem crickets are not true crickets. Also, Potato bugs are...

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2005-08-25 09:40:19

The Orthoptera are an order of insects with incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, locusts, and katydids. Many insects in this order produce sound (known as stridulation) by rubbing their wings against each other or their legs, the wings or legs containing rows of corrugated bumps. Their ears, located in the front legs, are interconnected in such a way that they are able to locate each other by sound. Characteristics Orthopterans have two pairs of wings - the...

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