Archive | 2019

T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro update brings camera, messaging, and touchscreen improvements

After getting a security update last month, the T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro is now receiving another update with a bit more packed into it. An update to Oxygen OS 9.5.7.GM31CB is now rolling out to T-Mo’s OnePlus 7 Pro. The update weighs in at 506.1MB and includes touchscreen optimizations, camera improvements, and more. Here’s what the changelog included with the update says: Touch Screen Optimization Camera Enhancement Gaming Mode Update Messaging Improvements TmoNews readers Derek … [read full article]

Sprint and T-Mobile merger could be approved real soon

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It looks like T-Mobile and Sprint’s proposed merger could be getting an approval real soon. The only catch is that the two companies need to sell multiple assets in order to create a new wireless competitor. This comes from three individuals familiar with the plan. Once the arrangement gets an approval, it could weaken the recent lawsuit that attorneys general from nine states and the District of Columbia filed this week. Both T-Mobile and Sprint … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering deals on Apple and Samsung devices ahead of Father’s Day

With Father’s Day approaching fast, lots of folks are on the hunt for a gift. T-Mobile has some deals on Apple and Samsung products that could be a good fit for yourself or a loved one. T-Mobile recently kicked off an iPhone deal that’ll get you up to $750 off an iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone 8, or iPhone 8 Plus. TO get this deal, you’ll need to buy one of … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ receiving software updates today

T-Mobile is wrapping up the week with a little something for Samsung Galaxy S9 owners. The T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ are now receiving software updates. The Galaxy S9 is being bumped up to version G960USQS5CSEA, while Galaxy S9+ owners should be on the lookout for version G965USQS5CSEA. Both updates include the June 1, 2019 Android security patches. Unfortunately, there doesn’t appear to be a dedicated Night Mode for the Camera app like the one … [read full article]

T-Mobile customers can enjoy $25 all-in tickets to Live Nation shows

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T-Mobile has brought back a much loved reward via T-Mobile Tuesdays. Starting June 11th, Un-carrier customers can enjoy an exclusive rate of $25 all-in tickets (including fees and taxes) to a number of Live Nation amphitheater shows. Some of the performers that Un-carrier customers can enjoy include the following: 311 & Dirty Heads Alice Cooper Blink 182 & Lil Wayne Breaking Benjamin Brad Paisley Brantley Gilbert Bryan Adams/ Billy Idol Bush & +Live+ Chris Young Heart Kidz … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolls out low-band LTE upgrades to hundreds of cities

Two weeks after its last round of low-band LTE upgrades, T-Mobile today confirmed that more upgrades have been made. T-Mobile has upgraded hundreds of cities across the U.S. with more low-band LTE. These upgrades include both 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. This is a pretty large batch of low-band LTE updates. Included are cities like Austin, TX; Phoenix, AZ; Spokane, WA; Louisville, KY; Newark, NJ; and Chicago, IL. Below I’ve got the full list of … [read full article]

Google Pixel 4 confirmed with official image

Looks like we don’t have to wait until October to get an official look at the Google Pixel 4. Google today shared an official image of the Pixel. The official Made by Google account posted the image along with the caption “Well, since there seems to be some interest, here you go! Wait ’til you see what it can do. #Pixel4”, the tweet reads. In the image, we can see a square camera housing with … [read full article]

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesdays deals include treats for you and your dog

T-Mobile today revealed the deals it’s got in store for you next Tuesday. On Tuesday, June 18th, T-Mobile customers can get a $2 promo card for Baskin-Robbins ice cream. Also available is a $14 BarkBox. Normally priced starting at $22 per month, BarkBox is a subscription service that’ll send you a box with at least two toys, two bags of all-natural treats, and a chew every month. Rounding out next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday … [read full article]

T-Mobile updating Galaxy Watch with Samsung’s One UI

Have a Samsung Galaxy Watch on your wrist? If so, you’ve got a software update coming your way. T-Mobile has released an update to the Galaxy Watch that bumps the device to version R805USQU1BSE3 or R815USQU1BSE3, depending on whether you’ve got the 46mm or 42mm version of the watch. The update is on the small side, coming in at around 118MB. As for what’s included, the update’s changelog says you can expect Samsung’s One UI … [read full article]

New York Attorney General and nine other states file lawsuit to block T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger

Just as the rumors suggested, a group of state attorneys general have filed a lawsuit to block the proposed T-Mobile-Sprint merger. New York Attorney General Letitia James announced the lawsuit today, which also includes state attorneys general from California, Colorado, Connecticut, Washington D.C., Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Virginia, and Wisconsin. The complaint has been filed in the state of New York. In their lawsuit, this group of state attorneys general argue that if T-Mobile … [read full article]