Archive | 2015

LTE news: Band 12 spotted in more locations, T-Mobile affiliate iWireless launches LTE in Iowa

T-Mobile recently made some big expansions to its Extended Range LTE network, adding the New York, Seattle, and Cincinnati metro areas. And while there haven’t been any more official Extended Range LTE launches since then, folks continue to see band 12 LTE service popping up in their towns. Here are the towns where folks have recently spotted T-Mobile’s Extended Range LTE service: Calistoga, Calif. (rural area … [read full article]

MetroPCS launching North America Unlimited, its version of Mobile Without Borders

T-Mobile has been showing a lot of love to its customers lately with gifts like three months of unlimited LTE data and $100 off Samsung’s 2015 flagship phones. Today, though, it’s the MetroPCS crowd that’s getting some attention. Starting today, MetroPCS customers can get North America Unlimited, a feature that’ll give customers unlimited mobile … [read full article]

FCC wants to meet with T-Mobile regarding Binge On

Earlier this year, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler described T-Mobile’s Binge On service as “highly innovative and highly competitive” during a time that others were suggesting that Binge On could violate net neutrality. Now, though, the FCC wants to speak with T-Mo about the service. The FCC today sent a letter to T-Mobile, AT&T, and Comcast, telling the companies that it wants more … [read full article]

Moto X Pure Edition available for $349.99 as an Amazon Deal of the Day

Another smartphone deal has surfaced. This time it’s the Moto X Pure Edition that’s getting discounted, with Amazon knocking $100 off the device’s asking price. That means that you can get the black or white Moto X Pure Edition with 32GB of storage for $349.99. If you’d prefer a more premium backside, Amazon is also discounting the 32GB model with a bamboo back, pricing … [read full article]

John Legere’s second holiday video puts him in the kitchen

Last week, John Legere released his annual holiday video, and this year’s version showed him leading a Magenta chorus and throwing jabs at the other US carriers to the tune of popular Christmas songs. One holiday video wasn’t enough for Legere, though, because today he surprised us with another. This new video shows John Legere in the kitchen with his beloved slow cooker as … [read full article]

T-Mobile confirms Android 6.0.1 update rollout for Nexus 6

Earlier this month, Google began pushing Android 6.0.1 to its various Nexus devices with new emoji in tow. Now T-Mobile has confirmed that the update is hitting Nexus 6 units on its network. T-Mobile’s Nexus 6 support page has been updated to show that Android 6.0.1 has officially began rolling out to N6 users on its network. The update, which began going out on December 14, is the same … [read full article]

ZTE Axon Pro update rolling out with T-Mobile Wi-Fi Calling 2.0 and more

When the ZTE Axon Pro launched back in August, ZTE said that its new phone supported T-Mobile’s band 12 and Voice over LTE, but there wasn’t any word about it working with T-Mo Wi-Fi Calling. Well thanks to a new update, the Axon Pro has added Wi-Fi Calling to its repertoire. ZTE today released an update to the Axon Pro that adds support for “T-Mobile Wi-Fi calling 2.0,” also known … [read full article]