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Next T-Mobile Tuesday swapping Domino’s for Lyft due to overwhelming demand for free pizza

When T-Mobile originally announced T-Mobile Tuesdays, it said that the promo would give customers a free medium Domino’s pizza each week. After two weeks of free pizzas, though, it doesn’t look like the third week will include any free ‘zas. T-Mobile CEO John Legere has announced that T-Mo is changing things up for next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday. For the week of June 21, T-Mobile is swapping out the free Domino’s pizza for a free Lyft … [read full article]

Alcatel Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile update brings bug fixes, performance improvements

Alcatel Fierce XL owners, another Windows 10 Mobile update is coming your way. T-Mobile’s Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile is now getting the June Cumulative Update, which include several bug fixes and performance improvements. For example, there’s better stability and improved accuracy for the Maps app, and a fix for a bug that caused unexpected battery drain while syncing email using IMAP. Here’s what Microsoft’s full changelog for the update, which brings the Fierce … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Tab E, Galaxy On5 launching at T-Mobile later this month

Two new Samsung devices will be hitting T-Mobile shelves later this month. First up, the Samsung Galaxy Tab E will expand T-Mo’s tablet selection. It’ll be available starting June 22 for $0 down and 24 monthly payments of $10 each, or $239.99 full retail. The Tab E’s specs include an 8-inch 1280×800 display, 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front cameras, 1.5GB of RAM, Samsung Exynos 3475 processor, 16GB of storage, a microSD slot, and a 5000mAh battery. … [read full article]

iOS Text Reply now available to Pebble smartwatch owners on T-Mobile

Last year, Pebble introduced a feature for its smartwatches that let iOS users reply to text messages from their watch. The feature was initially only available to AT&T customers, but it expanded to Verizon users earlier this year, and now it’s been enabled for T-Mobile subscribers, too. Pebble announced today that iOS Text Reply for Pebble is now available for T-Mobile US. It’s compatible with Pebble, Pebble Steel, Pebble Time, Pebble Time Steel, and Pebble Time … [read full article]

OnePlus 3 official with metal unibody design, 6GB of RAM, $399 price tag

UPDATE: When it comes to T-Mobile Voice over LTE, OnePlus tells me that the OnePlus 3 is “VoLTE capable but not officially supported.” OnePlus also says that Wi-Fi Calling is not supported on the OnePlus 3.   The past month has been big for mobile with Un-carrier 11, the debut of the Moto Z, and Apple’s reveal of iOS 10, and today things continue on with the official debut of the OnePlus 3. The OnePlus 3[read full article]

T-Mobile Binge On gains more free streaming services, now up to almost 90 total

Today is T-Mobile Tuesday, but T-Mo subscribers are getting more than free food and a movie. T-Mobile has announced that it has expanded Binge On once again, adding more services that you can stream without touching your high-speed data. The new services include Azubu, Dailymotion Games, Eyegroove, PBS, PBS Kids, and YouTube Gaming. With this latest expansion, T-Mo says that Binge on now has nearly 90 different providers that stream for free. The full list is … [read full article]

Apple iOS 10 brings refreshed lock screen alerts, redesigned apps, new Messages features

Apple today gave us our first look at iOS 10, the next major update to its mobile operating system. Apple touts that iOS 10 has 10 new features, starting with a redesigned user experience. The lock screen of iOS 10 has been refreshed, complete with new-look notifications that you can interact with using 3D Touch. This works with both Apple apps and third-apps. Apple is also adding Raise to Wake, which will let you view your … [read full article]

T-Mobile BlackBerry Priv now receiving its Android 6.0.1 update

Last week brought some disappointing news for the BlackBerry Priv as it was removed from T-Mobile’s online store, but today we’re pulling a 180 and sharing some exciting news for BlackBerry’s first Android smartphone. T-Mobile says that it’s now pushing Android 6.0.1 to the BlackBerry Priv. This rollout comes about a month and a half after BlackBerry first began pushing Marshmallow to the unlocked version of the Priv. Of course, some lucky folks have been … [read full article]

LG Stylo 2 Plus coming to MetroPCS, get a free folio case for pre-registering

One year after MetroPCS launched the LG G Stylo, it’s been revealed that the phablet’s successor is making its way to Metro, too. MetroPCS has revealed that it will launch the LG Stylo 2 Plus, and if you pre-register between June 10 and June 26 and then buy your Stylo 2 Plus before July 31, you’ll get a free folio case for your new phone. Metro’s promo image shows that this folio case exposes … [read full article]

John Legere moves up list of highest-rated CEOs in the US

After being named the 14th highest-rated CEO in the US last year, T-Mobile’s John Legere has moved up in this year’s edition of the Glassdoor report. T-Mobile CEO John Legere has been named the No. 12 highest-rated CEO in the US by Glassdoor, which relied on company reviews posted by employees. These reviews are voluntary and anonymous, and in them, employees are asked to rate things like the sentiment about their CEO’s leadership, their satisfaction … [read full article]