Archive | March, 2016

Netflix admits to capping AT&T and Verizon customer streams, backing up John Legere statement

Last week when T-Mobile announced the addition of YouTube and other services to Binge On, John Legere addressed criticisms of Binge On and its 480p streaming quality, saying that AT&T and Verizon was streaming Netflix at 360p. AT&T and Verizon denied Legere’s statement, but it turns out that AT&T and VZW’s customers are indeed getting their Netflix content throttled, just not by … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering free calling and texting to Belgium and Turkey

Following today’s attacks in Belgium, T-Mobile has announced that its customers can make free calls and texts to both Belgium and Turkey, the latter of which recently attacked as well. T-Mobile’s free calling and texting to Belgium and Turkey applies to Simple Choice postpaid customers in the US and Puerto Rico. Free calling and texting to Belgium will be available from March 22 through March 25, and … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s BlackBerry Priv receiving update with battery life improvements

BlackBerry Priv owners, an update is coming your way. T-Mobile has updated its BlackBerry Priv support documents to show that its version of the Android slider is receiving an update to build AAD442. No, it’s not Android 6.0 Marshmallow, but it does include improvements to the Priv’s battery life and device temperature. This 51MB update is now rolling out over the air, and you can check … [read full article]