Tag Archives: un-carrier

T-Mobile reportedly working on new program for customers to buy phones

There have been some rumblings lately about JUMP! On Demand and whether or not it’ll be going away soon, and while there’s still nothing official on the matter, a new report has come out that claims that T-Mobile may have another program for buying phones in the works. A new report claims that T-Mobile is planning a new Un-carrier move that wants to give customers a phone-buying plan that’ll be commitment free and include a lifetime … [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 execs talk T-Mobile One plan, call it ‘second phase of Un-carrier’

We’re now a few weeks out from the launch of T-Mobile One, and a few T-Mo execs have taken the opportunity to give us an update on the new plan. Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Communicopia investor conference, T-Mobile COO Mike Sievert, T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray, and T-Mobile CFO Braxton Carter touched a bit on T-Mobile One. “It’s going incredibly well. That’s one of the reasons we updated on how our quarter is going,” … [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]

More details on Un-carrier 11 and T-Mobile’s stock giveaway leak out

With just a few days to go before T-Mobile’s Un-carrier 11 event, more alleged details of T-Mo’s plans have surfaced. According to a report form VentureBeat, T-Mobile’s effort to reward subscribers with stock in the company will be known as Stock Up. T-Mo stock is expected to be offered in two ways: First, existing postpaid subscribers that downloads the upcoming T-Mobile Tuesdays app before June 21 will be eligible for a single share of stock, … [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]

Deutsche Telekom reportedly considering emulating T-Mobile US strategy with T-Mobile Netherlands

The Un-carrier movement has been big for T-Mobile, winning it millions of new customers and helping it to leapfrog Sprint to become the number three US carrier. Now it looks like T-Mobile parent Deutsche Telekom may be planning to try that same strategy elsewhere in the world. Sources speaking to Bloomberg say that Deutsche Telekom is thinking … [read full article]

Binge On criticisms continue with EFF report that says T-Mobile’s service is ‘just throttling’

Binge On has been the target of a lot of criticism lately, most notably from YouTube, which said that T-Mobile was “throttling all video services” on its network. Now another big report has come out that condemns T-Mo’s big Un-carrier move. The Electronic Frontier Foundation today published a new report on Binge on that says that, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Un-carrier Unwrapped will bring 4 weeks of gifts, starting with unlimited LTE data for Simple Choice customers

After amping up several of its previous Un-carrier moves, T-Mobile is now focusing its attention on amping up the holidays. Un-carrier Unwrapped is a new program from T-Mobile that’ll bring “one special gift” per week for a full month. The first gift is for existing Simple Choice customers, who are getting unlimited high-speed smartphone data for the next 3 months. The offer is good for all customers — including business … [read full article]