Tag Archives: John Legere

T-Mobile holding mysterious conference call on August 18

UPDATE: John Legere just sent out a tweet that says “I’m up to something. But what!? Guess you’ll have to wait and see!! #staytuned”. Attached is an image that looks like he’s being filmed for something. You can see the image at the bottom of this post.   In the mood for a mystery? T-Mobile have announced that they’re holding a conference call tomorrow, August 18, but they aren’t giving any details about what will … [read full article]

T-Mobile giving free unlimited high-speed data to customers traveling to Rio 2016 Olympics

T-Mobile customers traveling to Europe this summer are getting free unlimited high-speed data, and now T-Mo has announced that customers traveling to the Olympics next month will be getting a gift of their own. T-Mobile’s Brazil Unleashed promo will give free unlimited high-speed data to all Simple Choice postpaid customers traveling to Brazil for the 2016 Olympic Games. Customers will also get free calls from Brazil to the U.S., and thanks to Simple Global, they … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays server issues affecting some users

UPDATE: John Legere said in a Periscope stream that T-Mo has given away more than one million gifts through today’s T-Mobile Tuesday.   T-Mobile Tuesday is here again, and it appears as though the server issues that’ve plagued some of the previous Tuesdays have come with it. Many T-Mobile customers are reporting that they’re being greeted with an error message when trying to use the T-Mobile Tuesdays app to redeem their free gifts. The error … [read full article]

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]

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]

T-Mobile’s Un-carrier 11 move includes free stuff every week and stock in the company

T-Mobile has made 10 big Un-carrier moves in the past, including Music Freedom and Binge On, and today T-Mo turned things up to 11. Un-carrier 11 is now official, and with it, T-Mobile wants to thank its customers. The first part of the move is T-Mobile Tuesdays, a new app that’ll let subscribers get a free medium two-topping Domino’s pizza, a small Wendy’s Frosty, and a VUDU movie rental every Tuesday. These free … [read full article]

Un-carrier 11 coming June 6, T-Mobile says that it’s ‘turning it up to eleven’

It’s official: The next Un-carrier move is coming next week. T-Mobile announced today that Un-carrier 11 will be announced at 1:00 pm ET on Monday, June 6. The event will be live streamed, so everyone can find out exactly what T-Mo’s next Un-carrier move is together. As for what that move might be, T-Mobile says that it’s “turning it up to eleven,” and John Legere specifically called that out as a hint. A past rumor[read full article]

T-Mobile shows tattoo that runner Nick Symmonds will wear after John Legere won the ad space

Last week, we learned that John Legere placed the winning bid for 9 square inches of advertising space on the right shoulder of Nick Symmonds, Olympic runner. And today it was revealed exactly what will be put on Symmonds’ shoulder during his races in the coming months. While the “F^@% AT&T” tattoo won the fan vote, John Legere explained that he didn’t want to send Nick to China with a tattoo that some folks might just … [read full article]

T-Mobile strikes Cuba roaming deal, will offer cheaper calls to the country

T-Mobile today announced that it has struck a roaming deal with Empresa De Telecomunicaciones De Cuba, S.A., which enables T-Mo to offer cheaper calling to the country as well as roaming while there. Specifically, Simple Choice customers can make calls to both landlines and wireless phones in Cuba from the US for $0.60 per minute with the $15 per month Stateside International Talk add-on. That’s 65 percent less than it costs today. T-Mobile’s deal will also … [read full article]

John Legere wins advertising space on Olympian’s shoulder, and you can vote for what goes there

UPDATE: The voting is over, and “F^@% AT&T w/ my emoji” officially won. John Legere says that he’s got a few other ideas, though, and so they’ll all be mocked up and then he says that we can help choose the winner.   T-Mobile and John Legere are known for doing unique things in the wireless industry, and this week they’ve done it again. John Legere bid for and won 9 square inches of advertising … [read full article]