Tag Archives: Kineto

T-Mobile Readying Microcell In Home Solution?

With T-Mobile focusing so much attention on providing in home coverage solutions via Wi-Fi there has been little talk, at least that has been made public about a Microcell solution. While T-Mobile’s loyalty team has been beta testing Cel-Fi units that are designed to boost signals in the home a widespread rollout has yet to occur. As it turns out a recent survey conducted by a third party on behalf of T-Mobile was … [read full article]

T-Mobile Unlimited Wi-Fi Calling Feature Going Live Tomorrow

After an out of the blue announcement and a just as quick delay T-Mobile is bringing their unlimited Wi-Fi calling feature back for free beginning tomorrow May 13th. That’s right tomorrow. That is all.   Currently, placing calls over Wi-Fi deducts from a customer’s in-plan minutes. Effective5/13, a new feature will launch that will allow customers with capable phones the ability to place calls over Wi-Fi without deducting from in-plan minutes! This … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says 5 Million Customers Use Wi-Fi Calling Service

T-Mobile announced in Barcelona during the final day of Mobile World Congress that close to 5 million of its 34 million customers use Wi-Fi calls. Of those 5 million, around 1.25 million of those are using the new Wi-Fi for Android calling application. Furthermore, close to 40 million calls per month are performed over Wi-Fi networks using a T-Mobile device. Joshua Lonn, Direct of Product Development at T-Mobile said that they are … [read full article]

Win a New Android Phone From Kineto

Looking to grab a new Android phone but don’t want to shell out the cash?  Well, Kineto has you covered with a new contest.  As you may remember, Kineto is responsible for bringing WiFi calling to Android, and it’s looking to be a pretty big deal.  Their contest will give you the chance to win one of three top-of -he-line Android phones and all you have to do is produce a short video explaining … [read full article]

Is It Possible? Is UMA Finally Coming To The Android Platform On T-Mobile?

The last couple of weeks have seen us discuss both on the blog and in our forums the lack of Android and UMA or Wi-Fi calling services and our desire to see it come to Magenta.  We’ve seen our hopes rise with the introduction of a Kineto Wireless service that is capable of bringing UMA to Android as demonstrated on a Samsung Vibrant.  Nothing gives me more hope than the following images that … [read full article]