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T-Mobile updating Nexus 9 to Android 7.1.1

If you’re using a Nexus 9 on T-Mobile, there’s a new update coming your way that you’ll want to keep an eye out for. T-Mobile has announced that it’s pushing Android 7.1.1 to its Nexus 9. The update also includes December’s security patches and unspecified bug fixes. This update became available earlier this week, so if you haven’t already gotten it on your Nexus 9, you should see it soon. You can also check for … [read full article]

T-Mobile One Plus is now offered in two versions

After originally launching back in September, T-Mobile One Plus today underwent a big split. T-Mobile One Plus is now two different add-ons. The regular T-Mobile One Plus costs $15 per line per month, down from the $25 per month price of the original One Plus. It includes unlimited Gogo in-flight Wi-Fi, double the international data speeds (256Kbps), voicemail to text, Name ID, and unlimited HD Day Passes for high-quality video streaming. Then there’s T-Mobile One … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s next Un-carrier move will be revealed on January 5

It’s official: T-Mobile’s next Un-carrier move is coming January 5. T-Mobile today announced a press conference at 11:00 am on January 5, 2017. The event, which is taking place at CES in Las Vegas, is clearly labeled an Un-carrier event. As for what’s next, that’s still a mystery. T-Mobile did drop a teaser video for the #UncarrierNEXT event, and in it CEO John Legere says “Everybody’s been asking for this one. You’re gonna love what’s next.” … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 4 receiving November security update

UPDATE: T-Mobile has confirmed that updates are now rolling out to the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge. In addition to the November security patches, both phones are receiving domestic data roaming improvements.   A couple of weeks after the Galaxy Note 5 received a software update, it’s the Galaxy Note 4’s turn for an update. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to Galaxy Note 4 phones that weighs in at 60.38MB in … [read full article]

T-Mobile employees pressured to add unwanted services to customers’ plans, new report claims

After targeting T-Mobile with a complaint to the SEC last month, labor group Change to Win (CtW) is going after T-Mo again. CtW has filed a complaint with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, alleging that T-Mobile sales associates are pressured to add unwanted services to customers’ plans in order to meet sales targets. The group surveyed T-Mobile employees and customers, including online polls of nearly 500 current or recently-separated T-Mo employees and customers in five … [read full article]

T-Mobile CEO John Legere voted most powerful executive in US telecom industry

John Legere has accomplished quite a bit in his time as CEO of T-Mobile, and now he’s got another achievement to add to that list. Legere has been voted the most powerful executive in the US telecommunications industry. The voting was hosted by FierceWireless, who has been running a bracket-style tournament over the past week and tallying reader votes to determine the most powerful exec in US telecom. Over the past week, Legere has beat … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering one year of DirecTV Now for free to AT&T switchers

When AT&T launched its DirecTV Now streaming service last month, John Legere took some shots at AT&T for its new service. Now Legere and T-Mobile are taking things a step further. Starting tomorrow, December 16, T-Mobile will offer one year of DirecTV Now for free to AT&T customers that switch to T-Mo. To qualify, AT&T customers will need to switch from AT&T and add two lines to a T-Mobile One. After switching, T-Mobile will … [read full article]

MetroPCS offering 2 lines for $60, free phone deals

MetroPCS recently launched a couple of new offers that are worth taking note of. First up, Metro is offering two lines for $60, with each line getting 6GB of 4G LTE data. This deal is in-store only and require at least one number be ported in from another carrier. The offer is available for a limited time. The second new MetroPCS deal offers two free phones after instant rebate. The first free phone will come … [read full article]

OnePlus 3T update rolling out with T-Mobile network optimizations

If you’re using a OnePlus 3T on T-Mobile, you’re going to want to keep an eye out for a new update that’s now rolling out. OnePlus today announced a new OxygenOS 3.5.4 update for the OnePlus 3T. The update is especially notable for T-Mobile customers, as OnePlus touts that it includes optimizations for the T-Mobile network. Other features of this OxygenOS 3.5.4 update include optimizations to reduce lag when the OnePlus 3T’s battery falls below 5 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays offering free Subway, T-Mo gear, and more next week

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday gifts and prizes have officially been revealed. The December 20 edition of T-Mobile Tuesdays will include a free 6-inch Oven Roasted Chicken from Subway, $10 off PepsiCo products — which includes brands like Quaker, Frito-Lay, and Gatorade — when you spend $20 or more at Boxed, and $25 to spend at Zappos. Also included in next week’s gifts is some T-Mobile gear to keep you warm. Simply head to the … [read full article]

T-Mobile may begin displaying Google Pixel in its stores

T-Mobile may not be officially carrying the Google Pixel, but T-Mo is making an effort to get consumers to bring their Pixels to the T-Mobile network. Now a report claims that T-Mobile may be making another move to advertise the T-Mo-Pixel combo. T-Mobile is planning to display the Google Pixel in some retail stores, says Android Police. To be clear, this does not mean that the Pixel will be available for purchase in these stores. … [read full article]

T-Mobile will push Samsung’s update to disable Galaxy Note 7 on December 27

Following this morning’s news that Samsung will push an update to the Galaxy Note 7 in the US that’ll permanently disable it, T-Mobile has confirmed that it plans to release that update to its Note 7 devices. A T-Mobile spokesperson confirmed to TmoNews that it will release Samsung’s Note 7-killing update on December 27. The spokesperson went on to reiterate that if you’ve still got a Note 7, you should power it down and return it … [read full article]