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Apple releases iOS 10.3.2 update for iPhone and iPad, watchOS 3.2.2 for Apple Watch

The LG Stylo 2 Plus isn’t the only T-Mobile device receiving a software update this week. Apple today released iOS 10.3.2 for the iPhone and iPad. The update is rolling out now, and you can grab it by going into Settings > General > Software Update on your device. As for what’s included in this update, Apple says that it “includes bug fixes and improves the security of your iPhone or iPad.” The update appears to … [read full article]

LG Stylo 2 Plus on T-Mobile and MetroPCS will receive Android 7.0 update this week

UPDATE: T-Mobile’s support page for the LG Stylo 2 Plus has been updated with info on the update, which weighs in at 1112.28MB and includes Android 7.0 as well as “various bug fixes and software stability improvements.” If you’ve got an LG Stylo 2 Plus, keep an eye out for this update in the coming days.   ORIGINAL: The rollout of Android 7.0 Nougat across T-Mobile devices will continue this week. The Android 7.0 update … [read full article]

Sprint, SoftBank reportedly start informal talks with Deutsche Telekom about T-Mobile merger

After both the parent companies of Sprint and T-Mobile discussed merger deals earlier this week, a new report claims that talks between those companies have begun. Executives from both SoftBank and Sprint have started informal talks with Deutsche Telekom about a Sprint-T-Mobile merger, according to sources speaking to Bloomberg. The talks are still preliminary, and no banks have been hired yet to help work out a deal. Considering that both the CEOs of SoftBank … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG G6 gets a BOGO deal of its own

UPDATE: There seems to be some confusion with T-Mobile, LG, and this deal. T-Mo is apparently telling its employees that the deal has been pulled, but it’s still live on the web as of Sunday evening and LG may be telling customers that that the offer is still on. Hopefully we’ll hear more about this whole situation on Monday.   ORIGINAL: The Samsung Galaxy S8 isn’t the only T-Mobile smartphone that’s part of a … [read full article]

T-Mobile officially launching Samsung Galaxy S8 Buy One, Get One deal today

As expected, T-Mobile today launched a Samsung Galaxy S8 Buy One, Get One deal. Starting today, May 12, customers can purchase a Galaxy S8 or S8+ and get a Galaxy S8 for free after rebate. To qualify, both phones will need to be purchased on EIP. You’ll also need an qualifying rate plan, which means T-Mobile One for new customers while existing customers can have either T-Mobile One or Simple Choice Unlimited. Pricing for the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S8 BOGO deal launching tomorrow, leaked image shows

Since the debut of the Samsung Galaxy S8, some T-Mobile customers have been wondering when T-Mo would kick off a Buy One, Get One deal on the new flagship. It looks like it’ll happen tomorrow. According to an image sent to TmoNews, T-Mobile will launch a Samsung Galaxy S8 BOGO offer on May 12. This limited time offer will be available to new and existing customers who purchase Galaxy S8 or S8+ phones on EIP. To qualify … [read full article]

Deutsche Telekom CEO says wireless merger talks likely to happen soon, T-Mobile US included

One day after SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son expressed interested in getting Sprint-T-Mobile deal talks going, the CEO of T-Mo’s parent company has brought up mergers, too. Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Hoettges has said that it’s likely that wireless merger talks will soon begin and that T-Mobile US will be included in those talks. “It is not only permitted and possible, but now very likely that discussions will get under way concerning various potential strategic combinations … [read full article]

Alcatel A30 Tablet arriving at T-Mobile on May 12 with 8-inch display, Android Nougat

T-Mobile has been home to several Alcatel devices in the past, and tomorrow one more will be hitting T-Mo’s shelves. The Alcatel A30 Tablet is launching at T-Mobile on May 12 at a price of $5 down and $5 per month for 24 months, or $125 total. In exchange for your hard-earned dollars, you’ll get an Android 7.1 Nougat tablet with an 8-inch 1280×800 display as well as 5-megapixel cameras on its front and rear. Inside … [read full article]

SoftBank CEO would ‘love to begin talks’ about Sprint-T-Mobile deal

Talks of a merger between T-Mobile and Sprint have popped up several times in recent years, and they’re happening again today. During a recent news conference, SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son expressed interested in merging Sprint and T-Mobile. “Of all potential partners, T-Mobile is the one that would yield the most synergies, the most orthodox choice and we’d sincerely love to begin talks,” Son said, according to Reuters. He went on to say that the existing … [read full article]

Next T-Mobile Tuesday will include free pet bandana and movie rental

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday goodies have been revealed, and there’s a major focus on pets. T-Mobile customers can score a free T-Mobile pet bandana next Tuesday, complete with paw prints and the T-Mobile logo. You can pick up your bandana at a T-Mobile store. Also coming to T-Mo customers next week is a $7 discount at PetSmart when you spend $7 or more. Do note, though, that you’ll need to be a member of PetSmart’s … [read full article]