Archive | March, 2019

Costco selling T-Mobile-Locked Samsung Galaxy S9 for $350

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Ever since Samsung unveiled its latest flagship series, the Galaxy S10, the price for last year’s Galaxy S9 model has been going down. Just recently, Costco announced that they will be adding a $200 discount on the Galaxy S9, exclusively for the T-Mobile variant. Originally, this smartphone is available for $599.99 on Samsung’s website and $549.99 at Costco. But for a limited time period, this device can be purchased for $349.99. If you are interested in this … [read full article]

T-Mobile Phone BoothE is a soundproof cube where you can take calls, charge your phone, and more

April Fools’ Day is still a few days away, but it looks like T-Mobile is getting in on the “holiday” a little early. T-Mobile today announced Phone BoothE, its modern take on the phone booth. Many people nowadays have their own phone, but talking on it while you’re out and about can be difficult because of all the noise happening in the outside world. Phone BoothE aims to help by giving you a private place … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ getting Android Pie update, Galaxy S8 Active also being updated

Following last month’s Android Pie update for the Galaxy S9 and S9+, it’s now time for Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners to sink their teeth into Pie. T-Mobile is now updating its Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ to Android 9 Pie. Galaxy S8 owners should be on the lookout for a 1659.60MB update to version G950USQU5DSC1, while Galaxy S8+ owners are receiving a 1604.53MB update to version G955USQU5DSC1. This update includes Android Pie and … [read full article]

Some states may file lawsuit to block T-Mobile-Sprint merger

Earlier this week, we learned the Department of Justice’s antitrust chief is open to hearing T-Mobile and Sprint’s 5G arguments in favor of their merger, which was good news for those hoping that the deal gets approved. Now that’s being countered with some not-so-great news for the merger. Several states are considering a lawsuit to block the T-Mobile-Sprint merger on antitrust grounds, according to sources speaking to Bloomberg. New York and California are said … [read full article]

LG G8 ThinQ launching at T-Mobile on April 12th, will be priced at $200 off MSRP

The LG G8 ThinQ was announced around one month ago, but at the time, there wasn’t any launch or pricing information available for the new flagship. Now we’ve got those details for you. T-Mobile will launch the LG G8 ThinQ in stores on April 12th, but you’ll be able to pre-order one starting April 5th at 5:00 am PT. It’ll be available in Aurora Black and Carmine Red color options. T-Mo’s pricing for the LG … [read full article]

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday will include free photo prints, trip to Billboard Music Awards prize

Following this week’s sports-focused T-Mobile Tuesday — don’t forget to claim your free MLB.TV subscription if you haven’t already! — T-Mo has now revealed what it’s got in store for next Tuesday. On Tuesday, April 2nd, T-Mobile customers can score a $20 dining credit from Dining Advantage and 10 free photo prints at CVS Pharmacy. Those deals are in addition to the $0.10 per gallon gas discount from Shell and free … [read full article]

watchOS 5.2 update for Apple Watch is now rolling out

Apple Watch owners, after updating your iPhone earlier this week, it’s now time for you to update your watch. Apple today released watchOS 5.2 for the Apple Watch. It includes a handful of improvements, like support for the new Apple AirPods and support for real-time text (RTT) for phone calls. Also included is support for the ECG app for Apple Watch Series 4 in Hong Kong and 19 European countries, including the U.K., France, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Home Internet customer shares setup details and photos of router

One week after announcing its Home Internet initiative, some T-Mobile customers have already received their setup kit. Several photos and setup details of the T-Mobile Home Internet kit have been posted to Reddit by user Modesecond. We get to see T-Mo’s 4G LTE box from the front, back, and bottom. This isn’t the first time that we’ve seen the T-Mobile Home Internet router, but the photos do give us a good look at the box … [read full article]

DOJ antitrust chief reportedly ‘open’ to hearing T-Mobile and Sprint’s 5G merger argument

We haven’t heard much about the Federal Communication Commission and Department of Justice’s feelings on the T-Mobile-Sprint merger, but according to a new report, the antitrust head of the DOJ is open to hearing one of the major arguments of the deal. Makan Delrahim, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the DOJ, is “open” to hearing T-Mobile and Sprint’s 5G argument in favor of the merger. According to a report from Fox Business, … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s free MLB.TV offer is now available

Today’s the day, baseball fans: T-Mobile’s free MLB.TV offer is live. T-Mobile customers can now claim their free season of MLB.TV through T-Mobile Tuesdays. Android users can redeem the offer in the T-Mobile Tuesdays app, while iOS users can get it from the T-Mobile Tuesdays website. You must be connected to the T-Mobile network to sign up. The free MLB.TV offer will be available until 11:59 pm ET on April 1st. With a free … [read full article]