Tag Archives: uncarrier

T-Mobile Has Taught Us That Change Is Not Always Bad

T-Mobile has made some incredible decisions this year regarding their company. It all started back when they dubbed themself the “Uncarrier”, the only carrier out of the big four in the United States that ditched contracts entirely. There were no more hidden fees, you get what you pay for. You didn’t even have subsidized pricing on phones anymore; instead you paid for your device full price over time. It was a decision that was both … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces UnCarrier Phase 3 Part II, Tablets, Tablets And More Tablets

As anticipated, T-Mobile is announcing free 200MB of data every month for life. With the announcement of the new iPad mini with Retina and iPad Air, the timing couldn’t be more intentional as T-Mobile finally joined the club of LTE-ready iPad cellular data partners. “We’ve been waiting for a while to get in this game and stop this silliness,”said T-Mobile … [read full article]

Goldman Sachs Loves T-Mobile, Upgrades Stock To “Conviction List”

Some good news for perspective T-Mobile USA investors as Goldman Sachs forecasts T-Mobile’s rebound in the subscriber segment of the market will continue. In fact, the company upgraded T-Mobile’s stock to its “conviction list,” a list of stocks the investment bank believes will outperform. T-Mobile’s stock is up about 75% since it began trading with MetroPCS on May 1st … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile Moving to Cancel Some Grandfathered Rate Plans, Offer Customers New Options?

Update: A T-Mobile spokesperson just delivered the following comment confirming the rate plan move for grandfathered/legacy customers: Maintaining thousands of rate plans is the norm in the industry, but we think it creates unnecessary complexity. Simple is better, which is why we’re reducing the number of older plans in our systems. We’re giving customers on these plans the opportunity to choose a plan that best meets their needs. For the vast majority, their … [read full article]

Shakira Concert Teaser Hints At T-Mobile’s UnCarrier Phase 3 Announcement?

With two rumor posts already under our belt, we’ve already begun suspecting at least part of T-Mobile’s UnCarrier Phase 3 announcement would have something to do with international calling and/or data. Now, thanks to a teaser post on a Shakira fan-based Facebook page we’re getting a better look at what that might be. According to the image, T-Mobile is set … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s UnCarrier Phase 3 Begins Tomorrow, What Do You Want To See?

We’re a little over 24 hours away from T-Mobile’s unveiling of the third phase of their three-pronged attack at changing the face of the wireless industry. With their first two Phases already showing signs of success and investor praise, T-Mobile has big expectations for what is expected to be the third and last phase of UnCarrier for 2013. The announcement of Shakira … [read full article]

T-Mobile Receiving Sales Boost Thanks To The iPhone? Signs Point To Yes

Some more good news for T-Mobile as Kantar World Panel reported the company saw a growth in sales on the strength of iPhone. In fact, T-Mobile grew to 13.2% of smartphone sales in the US market for a three-month period ending this past August, marking the highest share of sales over the past year and a growth of 1.1%. These numbers reversed a trend of year-over-year decline for T-Mobile. As for where the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Retiring Classic Plans In National Retail Channels Beginning November 1st

In a move that I firmly believe has been a long time coming, T-Mobile sent out an alert this morning informing employees that they were stopping Classic Plans at national retailers. Unfortunately, the image doesn’t say what is forthcoming for the company’s national retail partners, but I imagine this may have something to do with the third phase of T-Mobile’s … [read full article]

Rumor Round 2: Uncarrier Phase 3 To Include Refurb Phones In Stores

Happy Friday folks and welcome to rumor round 2 for T-Mobile’s Uncarrier Phase 3. The good news in this, the second rumor on Phase 3 that I’ve posted is more confirmation for the idea that T-Mobile will remove deposits for Simple Choice customers. Now, before I move on…it seems some clarification is in order for the word “deposit.” A deposit is a dollar value carriers can require above and beyond the price … [read full article]