Archive | August, 2019

T-Mobile updating LG G8 ThinQ with July security patches

It’s the LG G8 ThinQ’s turn to get a security update. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to its LG G8 that includes the July 1, 2019 Android security patches. That’s up from the June 2019 security patches that the LG G8 is currently on. Neither T-Mo nor LG appear to have posted a changelog for this 471.8MB update yet, so it’s unclear what other changes may be packed in there. If you’d like to … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 coming to T-Mobile with rotating touch bezel and built-in LTE

Samsung today announced a new smartwatch, and it’s coming to T-Mobile. The Galaxy Watch Active 2 is now official, and one of its big upgrades is a rotating touch bezel. Rather than physically rotating the bezel to navigate the software like you do on some of Samsung’s past smartwatches, the Galaxy Watch Active 2 has you rotate your finger clockwise and counter-clockwise on the display to move through Samsung’s Tizen-based OS. The new Galaxy Watch Active … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 6T now receiving July security update

OnePlus 6T owners, it’s time to update again. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to its OnePlus 6T that bumps the phone to version A6013_34_190725. It’s a 308.9MB update that includes the July 1, 2019 Android security patches. T-Mo hasn’t updated its OnePlus 6T support page with info on this new update yet, so it’s not know what, if any, other improvements might be included. This update is now rolling out over the air, and … [read full article]

T-Mobile sending out Galaxy S9 and S9+ security updates

The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S7 got software updates from T-Mobile in the past week, and now the Galaxy S9 is being updated, too. T-Mobile is now sending updates to its Galaxy S9 and S9+. If you’ve got a Galaxy S9, you should be on the lookout for an update to version G960USQS6CSGB, while Galaxy S9+ owners should watch for an update to version G965USQS6CSGB. Included in these updates are the July 1, 2019 Android … [read full article]

Texas joining states’ lawsuit to block the T-Mobile-Sprint merger

The states’ lawsuit to block T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger gained another member today. Texas state attorney general Ken Paxton has announced that he is joining the group of states that have sued to block the T-Mobile-Sprint merger. Paxton is the 15th state attorney general to get involved in the lawsuit, joining AGs from California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Washington D.C. Here’s what Paxton had to say … [read full article]

T-Mobile finishes first in J.D. Power customer care report for 18th time

J.D. Power’s latest report on U.S. carrier customer care is out, and T-Mobile has come out on top once again. In its 2019 U.S. Wireless Customer Care Performance Study – Volume 2 report, T-Mobile beat out the other major U.S. carriers with a score of 847 points out of 1000. That beatsĀ theĀ 833 points that T-Mo got in J.D. Power’s first 2019 customer care report that came out in January, and it marks the 18th time … [read full article]