Archive | October, 2015

T-Mobile adds 2.3 million new customers in Q3 2015

The numbers for T-Mobile’s third quarter 2015 performance are in! T-Mo reports that it added 2.3 million customers in Q3 2015, making it the 10th straight quarter in which more than 1 million people joined the Magenta Army. Of that 2.3 million, 1.085 million were branded postpaid customers, which makes Q3 2015 the 5th straight quarter that T-Mobile added more than 1 million postpaid customers. Q3 2015 also brought with it 595,000 branded prepaid customers. … [read full article]

John Legere will use T-Mobile airplane to skywrite a message above Verizon’s headquarters

UPDATE 2: Here’s an image of the message that T-Mobile wrote in the sky above Verizon’s HQ:   UPDATE: Jeffrey Nelson, VP of Communications for Verizon’s consumer and enterprise businesses, has taken a shot at John Legere and his skywriting plan. Nelson just Tweeted “That time when your wireless company’s CEO did a circus act to deflect the real … [read full article]

T-Mobile makes calling and texting to and from Mexico free for Hurricane Patricia

Hurricane Patricia is hitting Mexico, bringing with it powerful rain and winds. To help ensure that T-Mobile customers can stay connected to any loved ones that they may have in Mexico, T-Mo is making calling and texting to and from Mexico free for all of its customers. T-Mobile’s free calling and texting to Mexico is valid from October 23 through November 7. … [read full article]

BlackBerry Priv pre-orders are live, price set at $699

After months of leaks and waiting, BlackBerry today began taking pre-orders for the Priv, its first Android smartphone. Pricing for the Priv is set at $699, and orders are expected to begin shipping out on November 6. In exchange for your 699 hard-earned dollar bills, you’ll get a smartphone running Android 5.1.1 on a 5.43-inch 2560×1440 AMOLED display that’s covered in Corning’s Gorilla Glass 4. Slide up that display and … [read full article]

Grab a Samsung Galaxy S6 for $0 down and $0 per month with trade-in this weekend

The Samsung Galaxy S6 may no longer be the freshest flagship in Samsung’s galaxy, but it’s still a solid smartphone, and this weekend you can get a nice deal on one from T-Mobile. Starting today, October 22, T-Mobile is offering the 32GB Samsung Galaxy S6 on JUMP! On Demand for $0 down and $0 per month with eligible trade-in. To get this price, you’ll need to trade in … [read full article]

T-Mobile Q3 2015 results will be officially revealed on October 27

Just a quick heads-up that T-Mobile has announced when it’ll reveal its Q3 2015 results. The earnings call and “an extended, open conversation” about the quarter will happen at 10:00 am ET on October 27, though the results themselves will be revealed earlier that morning at 7:30 am ET. As in past quarters, John Legere and Co. plan to keep their prepared remarks to a minimum to allow … [read full article]