MetroPCS talks up LTE phone

Regional, no-contract carrier MetroPCS (NASDAQ:PCS) indicated its planned LTE handset from Samsung--which will be called the "Craft"--will sell at a price comparable with the carrier's current smartphone offerings. MetroPCS currently sells the BlackBerry Curve for $279. The operator also promised LTE netbooks and tablets at some point in the future, but said the carrier will start first with handsets. Article

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