Archive | February, 2022

T-Mobile waives fees for calls to/from Ukraine

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T-Mobile is extending its service for those who are affected by the ongoing tensions in Ukraine.  Earlier today, the Un-carrier announced that it will be waiving international long-distance and international roaming charges for calls and SMS made to/from U.S. and Ukraine.  This will be applied to T-Mobile and Sprint postpaid and prepaid consumer and business customers. It will also include calls made within Ukraine to local numbers to cover roaming customers in Ukraine.  The fees will be … [read full article]

T-Mobile for Business reveals deals for small businesses

T-Mobile today unveiled a few deals for small businesses to get the most out of their savings.  As revealed by the company, small businesses that switch 6 lines to T-Mobile for Business can enjoy the Business Unlimited Ultimate plan “for the lowest price ever.” This plan will only be priced at $30/month/line. The Un-carrier shares that customers who get this offer can save over $1,000 per year compared to Verizon.  In addition to getting a discount on … [read full article]

T-Mobile will no longer claim it has ‘most reliable 5G’ network

T-Mobile will no longer be using the claim of having the “most reliable 5G” in its advertising. This is after it failed to get the approval of the National Advertising Review Board (NARB).  As reported by Fierce Wireless, T-Mobile said that it will follow the recommendations of the board. The Un-carrier started using the claim based on the results of umlaut’s April 2021 testing. Unfortunately, the NARB found that the methodology used by the network testing … [read full article]

TCL 30 XE 5G coming out this week

If you’ve been keeping a close eye on the TCL 30 XE 5G, here’s your chance to get your hands on this device.  As revealed by PhoneArena, T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile are scheduled to release the device commercially on Friday, February 25th. This will allow you to finally get your hands on an affordable 5G device for $198.  The TCL 30 XE 5G comes with a 6.52-inch display. It will be powered by a MediaTek … [read full article]

Former Sprint dealers sue T-Mobile for ‘forcing them out of business’

T-Mobile is facing a lawsuit from former Sprint wireless dealers.  As reported by Fierce Wireless, a total of four retail wireless dealers filed lawsuits against the Un-Carrier in recent weeks. These dealers include Absolute Wireless, Maycom, Solutions Center, and Wireless Express. Previously, these dealers sold Sprint’s wireless services. But ever since the merger, they claimed that they have run out of business. The National Wireless Independent Dealer Association (NWIDA) revealed that it had received copies[read full article]

T-Mobile celebrates TWOsday with 2/22/22 prizes

Today is a special day! 2/22/22 is both a palindrome and an ambigram. It’s an occurrence that rarely takes place. And with this, T-Mobile is celebrating with T-Mobile TWOsday.  For this day only, T-Mobile (along with its other brands) is celebrating with two-themed thankings. They will be offering over $2 million in freebies, cash prizes, and discounts.  Here are just some of the offerings that you can get under this TWOsday promotion: $2 movie tickets on 2/22 … [read full article]

T-Mobile launches T-IoT with Deutsche Telekom

Together with Deustche Telekom, T-Mobile unveiled T-IoT as its new solution for global IoT connectivity for enterprises.  According to its press release, “Global IoT connectivity is too complex.” In order to deploy IoT connections across borders, enterprises will need to patch together operator agreements with varying contracts, service level agreements, management interfaces, and customer support. This is why T-Mobile has come up with T-IoT as a way of giving enterprises one global team and one global solution.  … [read full article]

Metro by T-Mobile customers getting Home Internet service soon

T-Mobile is extending its 5G Home Internet service to its Metro by T-Mobile customers.  The T-Mo Report has shared an insider document revealing this new information. According to the document, Metro by T-Mobile has been offering Home Internet service in select locations since February 15th. It is available as an “add-a-line” service, which means only existing customers with voice lines can get the service.  Unfortunately, the document does not reveal any pricing information on Home Internet … [read full article]

Altice USA in talks with T-Mobile

Altice USA is getting near to closing a new MVNO deal with T-Mobile.  As reported by Fierce Wireless, the CEO of Altice USA, Dexter Goei, is “on the one-yard line… to talk about announcing a new agreement with T-Mobile.” The CEO also shared that this proposed deal will “allow us a little flexibility and will provide our partners over at T-Mo with some good financial incentives as well.” This sounds like a Win-Win situation for both … [read full article]

T-Mobile, Sprint get Android 12 update for Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2

Samsung has released the Android 12 OS update to the Galaxy Z Fold 2. Unfortunately, the update will not be available to all carriers right away.  Samsung has partnered with T-Mobile and Sprint to be the first to receive Android 12 update for the Galaxy Z Fold 2. The update includes the February security patch, which will fix any issues that may occur.  As reported by Phone Arena, there’s no ETA yet on when the update … [read full article]