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T-Mobile CEO Philip Humm Resigns, Jim Alling Steps In

Whoa, T-Mobile CEO Philip Humm has resigned from the company, effective immediately. Detailed internal memos from Deutsche Telekom CEO Rene Obermann and T-Mobile USA interim CEO Jim Alling follow below. Developing… Full Memo: Team, I want you to hear the news directly from me: Philipp will be on leave with immediate effect. You might ask yourself, why I’ve taken this decision? Well, here is some background: In April, Philipp informed me that he … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Back-To-School Promotion Begins July 1st

Say hello to T-Mobile’s upcoming back-to-school promotion beginning July 1st offering promotional family plans with $5 Classic and $0 Value add-a-lines through November 13th, 2012. This promotional offering will offer savings of $5 per month, until January 2, 2014. This isn’t the first time T-Mobile has reduced the existing price of their family plans by $5 and we’re happy to see it return. The great news is that this offer is good … [read full article]

(Update: Contest Over) Contest: Win Up To $30 In Gift Cards For Cruzerlite Android Accessories

Update: A big thank you to everyone who participated in this contest! I’ve started to go in and pick the winners, whom receive notification within 24 hours, allowing for another 24 hours to respond. Should the selected winner fail to respond we will come back and select another winner from the comments submitted prior to 8pm eastern  time June 24th.  TmoNews has some of the best readers in the world we’re always looking … [read full article]

(Updated With Top 29 Markets) T-Mobile Breaks Up Galaxy S III Launch Into Two Phases, Pricing Info Revealed

Here we go, some new information including price: Samsung Galaxy S III Launch Update To ensure customers receive the best possible experience, the Samsung Galaxy S III launch will now be broken into two phases. T-Mobile will still be the first carrier to offer the device in-store but the rollout will be in two phases instead of one. Select Retail and Branded locations in the top 29 markets will launch as scheduled … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s HSPA+ Network Takes On LTE In PC Mag’s Latest Speed Tests

Well, well, well — yet another piece of news that shows T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42Mbps network holds its own against the likes of Verizon’s LTE network. This new study, courtesy of PC Mag, shows that not only does T-Mobile hold its own, “It’s really fast, covers a lot of the country and is inexpensive.” In fact, T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42Mbps network bested Verizon’s LTE network in 11 cities and outside of cities, it “blew away … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says “Making Great Progress” On 4G Network Modernization

T-Mobile Senior Vice President Dave Mayo took to the company’s Insight and Issues blog this afternoon and provided us with a brief update on T-Mobile’s current 4G network modernization progress. Let’s hit some of the high-points as Mayo says that the first 400 modernized GSM/HSPA+ sites will be completed by the end of June, with more than 2,500 sites installed by the end of July. Of course, those sites are likely scattered … [read full article]

T-Mobile Releases Father’s Day Sale Details, All 4G Smartphones Free

Having seen Father’s Day Sale material arriving in T-Mobile owned retail stores, it was just a matter of time before T-Mobile’s official press material hit our inboxes and just a few minutes ago, it did. T-Mobile wants to say thanks to Dad, for all that they do with the gift of a new 4G smartphone or tablet. Friday, June 15 – Saturday, June 16 T-Mobile is offering ALL 4G smartphones and select … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces Galaxy S III Retail Availability For June 21st

Well, this week is certainly starting off right as T-Mobile announces their own Galaxy S III variant for a June 21st launch. T-Mobile’s press release indicates the Metallic Blue and Ceramic White color will both be available at T-Mobile retail stores, select retailers nationwide, and at www.tmobile.com on Thursday, June 21st. I have to say, that while our information indicated a June 20th launch, I can’t remember the last time T-Mobile … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S III Press Shots Uncovered, Looks Like Its European Counterpart, Maybe

The Verge has just received what are purported to be T-Mobile’s USA branded Galaxy S III press shots, expected to be announced officially by Magenta in the coming weeks. The immediately notable part of these images isn’t what’s changed, it’s what hasn’t. In fact, these shots show that T-Mobile has picked up a almost identical model to the one being used internationally, a major change from years past when US manufacturers often … [read full article]