Posts by Alex Wagner

New York AG James says she won’t appeal T-Mobile-Sprint lawsuit decision

Shortly after a judge rejected the lawsuit by state attorneys general trying to block the T-Mobile-Sprint merger, there was speculation that the states could try to appeal the decision. However, one of the leaders of the lawsuit has said that they will not appeal. New York Attorney General Letitia James said today that she won’t appeal the decision in the T-Mobile-Sprint merger case. Rather than appeal, James says she’d like to work with the carriers … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 6T now getting its Android 10 update

OnePlus 6T owners, T-Mobile has a Valentine’s Day treat for you in the form of a major update. The T-Mobile OnePlus 6T is now receiving its Android 10 update. It’s build A6013_34_191228 and it comes in at a hefty 1652.9MB. Along with a bump to Android 10, the update brings the December 2019 Android security patches and “UE-B AGNSS only” mode for UMTS and LTE. Some stability and bug fixes are included in there, … [read full article]

Deutsche Telekom reportedly wants to renegotiate price of T-Mobile-Sprint merger

T-Mobile and Sprint won in the courtroom this week when a judge rejected a state lawsuit that sought to block the carriers’ merger, but their deal isn’t quite done yet. A new report says that before the merger happens, Deutsche Telekom wants to renegotiate the terms of the deal. It’s said that T-Mobile parent company Deutsche Telekom wants a lower price for the deal because Sprint’s shares have been trading below the level they were at … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren update brings enhanced speeds, Note 8 also updated

T-Mobile is now pushing out its third OnePlus software update in the past week. The OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren is now receiving an update from T-Mobile that bumps the phone to version 10.0.25.HD61CB. The 269.3MB update promises enhanced 5G upload and download speeds, stability improvements, and general bug fixes. This update is now rolling out over the air. If you don’t feel like waiting for it to hit your OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren, … [read full article]

T-Mobile explains why some customers got a text telling them it’s Tuesday on a Wednesday

Some T-Mobile customers got a text message today telling them it was Tuesday and urging them to download the T-Mobile Tuesdays app. There was some concern that it could be phishing or something similar, but I’ve now got an explanation for what happened. T-Mobile tells me that this text message is not a phishing attack. Instead, the carrier explains that the SMS reminder for T-Mobile Tuesdays that was sent yesterday was resent today by … [read full article]

Get a free Whopper or Impossible Whopper through T-Mobile Tuesdays next week

Normally when T-Mobile Tuesdays offers a free Whopper, it’s either the standard burger or the Impossible version. Next week, though, it looks like T-Mo customers will get to choose which burger they want. On Tuesday, February 18th, T-Mobile customers can get a free Whopper or a free Impossible Whopper from Burger King. Also coming next week is $30 off pet care fromĀ Rover, a service that offers walking, boarding, and house sitting for dogs … [read full article]

Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL getting big discounts at T-Mobile

T-Mobile today launched pretty awesome deals on the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. The Pixel 4 is now on sale at T-Mobile for $399.99, which is 50% off its normal asking price. The larger Pixel 4 XL is on sale, too, and it’s available for $499.99, which is a 44% discount. These discounts apply to the 64GB versions of the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, and the Just Black and Clearly White versions of … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Buds+ feature improved battery life

Samsung has had a big day. It introduced three new Galaxy S20 phones and a Galaxy Z Flip foldable, and it’s not stopping there. The Samsung Galaxy Buds+ are now official with some notable upgrades over last year’s Galaxy Buds. Those upgrades include bigger batteries: each Galaxy Buds+ earbud has an 85mAh battery while the charging case has a 270mAh battery, up from 58mAh and 252mAh on the non-plus Galaxy Buds. Those bigger batteries on … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s low-band 5G network expanding to 95 more cities

All three of the new Galaxy S20 phones will work on T-Mobile’s low-band 5G network, and today T-Mo confirmed that that coverage is expanding to 95 new cities across the U.S. The new upgrades are spread throughout the country, including in cities like Hood River, OR; Old Fort, NC; Skyline, MN; Crystal Lake, IA; Panhandle, TX; Hector, AR; and Desert Shores, CA. The full list of new low-band 5G cities looks like this: Arkansas: Hector, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra prices revealed

Hot on the heels of Samsung’s Galaxy S20 announcement, T-Mobile has revealed its launch and pricing plans for the new flagship smartphones. T-Mobile will begin taking pre-orders for the Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra on February 20th at 9:01 pm PT/12:01 am ET. The trio of Samsung phones will launch in T-Mobile stores on March 6th. Here’s what T-Mobile’s Equipment Installment Plan (EIP) pricing looks like for the new devices: Galaxy S20 128GB for $0 … [read full article]