Archive | February, 2015

HTC One M9 makes an appearance on video alongside M7 and M8

Tomorrow at MWC in Barcelona, HTC is going to be taking the wraps off its next One smartphone. The One M9 is widely expected to be a refinement of previous generations, with boosted specs and slightly different design. And it’s made one last appearance on video before it’s no longer a rumor. Uploaded by YouTuber, Samia Lou, the video shows off what he claims is the HTC One M9, alongside the … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s LTE coverage map will look like this by the end of 2015

Currently, T-Mobile’s LTE service covers around 265 million people, which is pretty impressive given their position just two years ago. But, by the end of 2015, the company says its target is to reach 300 million. Bringing it closer to the likes of AT&T and Verizon. Over on the HowardForums, a growing thread shows off a number of slides displaying what that coverage growth is going to look like. The maps were originally part of … [read full article]

T-Mobile gives CEO John Legere a raise and extends his term of employment

There’s no question that T-Mobile had itself a pretty successful 2014, adding a total of 8.3 million new subscribers, expanding its MetroPCS prepaid brand, and rolling out LTE, Wideband LTE, and 700MHz spectrum. As a result of T-Mo’s big 2014, the carrier has given CEO John Legere a raise. A Securities and Exchange Commission filing reveals that T-Mobile has amended John Legere’s … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Un-carrier movement is about to make a big push for small businesses

Last year, during one of T-Mobile’s earnings calls – I believe Q3 – the company’s executives made a passing comment about the business sector. If I remember correctly, the insinuation was that Verizon and AT&T were really big players in the world of business and enterprise. It’s something the two rely on. In fact, their success in the enterprise market is something of a comfy cushion for them, but T-Mobile was coming for … [read full article]

T-Mobile working with Nokia to begin 5GHz unlicensed LTE small cell deployment by 2016

Although Nokia’s name as a handset manufacturer has virtually died off, it still has a strong brand in the world of network management and infrastructure. Nokia Corporation and T-Mobile have worked together on network build-outs in the past, and look set to continue their relationship as unlicensed 5GHz spectrum is rolled out. According to a blog published by Zacks Equity research, … [read full article]

Lumia Denim update available for T-Mobile Nokia Lumia 925

One of our readers got in touch today to inform is that a software update was waiting for him on the Nokia Lumia 925. It’s great news for Windows Phone fans, and it appears that the update is Lumia Denim, the most recent public release of Microsoft’s mobile OS. Checking T-Mobile’s Lumia 925 support page reveals that there is a new software update available from today, February 25th. Its firmware version is 3051.50009.1451.0018, … [read full article]

New Moto E released, comes with T-Mobile-flavored LTE band 2, 4 and 12

This morning, Motorola delivered surprise packages to a number of tech journalists across the globe. Including our very own Marco, from PhoneDog (unboxing above). In them: a cardboard auditorium and a new Moto E. The new budget Android device costs just $149 to buy unlocked from Motorola.com and comes with good value spec list to boot. It features: 4.5-inch qHD display, 540×960 resolution (245ppi) Snapdragon 410, 1.2GHz quad-core CPU Adreno 302 with 400MHz GPU 5MP f/2.2 camera with … [read full article]

New T-Mobile Software Updates page lets you track Android update progress

Yesterday evening, T-Mobile’s chief product guru tweeted out a link to a brand new page the company has been working on. The new Software Updates page within T-Mo’s support pages now lets you track how far along your next Android update is, and which model is being developed and tested. The update process is broken in to three parts: Manufacturer Development – This is the … [read full article]