Tag Archives: T-Mobile

In response to earthquake, T-Mobile makes calling and texting free to Nepal [UPDATE}

The earthquake in Nepal is heartbreaking. Starting today all calls and texts to Nepal are free of charge on @TMobile. http://t.co/Dx1x3yCiHH — John Legere (@JohnLegere) April 27, 2015 Anyone following the news over the past few days will now surely be aware of the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal. It hit the country on Saturday and the latest update estimates that over 3,000 people are dead, with a … [read full article]

T-Mobile Q1 2015 earnings call set for April 28

T-Mobile just announced that its first quarter financial results will be revealed at 10:00am Eastern Time (7am Pacific) on April 28. Like previous quarters, there will be a short time of scripted remarks before launching in to “free-flowing dialogue with analysts, investors, media and consumers.” Also, like last quarter, T-Mobile will publish a live stream of the video on Twitter which you can access from your mobile device. Just be sure to follow … [read full article]

Google and T-Mobile team up to launch Project Fi MVNO carrier

T-Mobile and Google have been working with each other for donkey’s years. (That’s British for: A very long time.) Going all the way back to the T-Mobile G1, the very first Android phone. But they’ve never done anything as ambitious as Project Fi seems on the service. As rumored many times, Google has finally announced its MVNO carrier. And just like the rumors suggested, you pay for the … [read full article]

T-Mobile iPhone 6 now $72 off in web-only “Magenta Thunder” deal

“Magenta” and “Thunder”, like many of T-Mobile buzzwords, shouldn’t go together well but – somehow – still do. Perhaps because it means awesome discounts for online shoppers on T-Mobile.com. Like Amazon’s Lightning deals, the offers are only available for a short time. But unlike Amazon’s deals, they last two days. From today – April 21st – until tomorrow – April 22nd – T-Mobile is offering $72 off the iPhone 6. The offer is … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Walmart Family Mobile plans get more data

Today, T-Mobile announced that one of its sub-brands – Walmart Family Mobile Powered by T-Mobile – is offering even more bang for your buck. Starting from tomorrow, April 18, its plans will get 500MB more data per month. On the entry-level plan, that’s twice as much data than before. Walmart Family Mobile plans will cost you $29.88 or $39.88 per month and get you unlimited talk, text and data. The lower plan now … [read full article]

The reason T-Mobile suspended ZTE ZMax sales: Faulty Customers

Whenever you hear of manufacturers recalling products – or stores taking things off their shelves to be fixed or improved – it’s almost always a problem with the product. Yesterday, we were informed that T-Mobile was immediately suspending all sales of the ZTE Zmax. We didn’t know why, but assumed there must have been something wrong with the budget phablet since … [read full article]

John Legere promises to send message competition can’t ignore if petition reaches 250k signatures

Around a year ago, T-Mobile announced during one of its Uncarrier events that it was ending overages. No more charges outside of the plan for anyone subscribed to the magenta carrier. You may remember at the time he created a petition on Change.org so that consumers could get involved and try to abolish overages. It may have been something of a publicity stunt, but … [read full article]