Posts by Christine Torralba

Report: Dish is interested in acquiring T-Mobile & Sprint assets

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Ever since T-Mobile and Sprint announced their plans to merge, there have been groups and other companies that strongly showed their opposition. One of those that opposed the merger is satellite TV company, Dish. But now that T-Mobile and Sprint’s prepaid businesses and other assets could be sold off, it looks like Dish has had a change of heart. Reports circulated today that Dish is currently in talks to “buy prepaid subscribers and wireless spectrum licenses from … [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 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 CFO to vacate position

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T-Mobile and Sprint have both been patiently waiting for the regulatory approval for their proposed merger. But even though it has been taking some time for a decision to come out, the two companies continue to serve their customers and plan ahead for the success of the company. One of the actions recently made by T-Mobile is to undergo an amended employment contract with its current CFO, Braxton Carter. The agreement shows that Carter will be … [read full article]

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]

DOJ charges Huawei with stealing trade secrets from T-Mobile

The United States Department of Justice produced an indictment on Monday that charges Huawei with 10 counts of theft relating to stealing trade secrets from T-Mobile. Huawei is also being accused of wire fraud and attempts to obstruct justice. The Chinese equipment vendor is being accused of offering monetary bonuses to Huawei employees that were able to steal trade secrets from other companies, including T-Mobile. In the unsealed indictment, Huawei is also accused of attempting to steal … [read full article]

T-Mobile now selling the LG Stylo 4 for $10/month

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True to its promise, T-Mobile has launched the new LG Stylo 4. Along with its launch, the wireless carrier has given customers interested in this smartphone a chance to buy it for $250 upfront or a monthly fee of $10 for a total of 24 months. In addition to offering this device, T-Mobile is running a promotion for free shipping with new activations. If you are interested in getting this new LG smartphone, you simply have … [read full article]

T-Mobile will be donating $1 Million to Team Rubicon during MLB All-Star Week

In line with the upcoming Major League Baseball All-Star Week, T-Mobile has unveiled an initiative it has planned up. As the official wireless provider of the event, the wireless carrier has announced its plans to donate at least $1 million to the hurricane relief and recovery efforts of Team Rubicon in Florida, Texas, and Puerto Rico. This fund comes from the $1 donation it gets with every Instagram post or tweet using the #HatsOff4Heroes hashtag throughout the … [read full article]

T-Mobile will start selling the LG Aristo 2 Plus on June 15

T-Mobile has a new budget-friendly device to offer to its customers. Starting June 15th, the LG Aristo 2 Plus will be available from the wireless carrier. As its name suggests, the Aristo 2 Plus is a successor to the LG Aristo 2 that was launched in the U.S. in January. Shortly after, the Aristo 2 Plus was unveiled as an upcoming budget-friendly device. As for the specs included in this smartphone, T-Mobile enlists the Aristo 2 Plus … [read full article]

T-Mobile earns title as fastest mobile network in 12 cities

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Earlier today, PC Magazine unveiled the results of its Fastest Mobile Networks survey with Verizon landing on the top spot as the 4G leader once again. But if there’s something worth noting about the results of this survey is that T-Mobile earned the spot of being the top provider in 12 major cities and 3 rural areas. PC Magazine’s survey examined the speed performance of the top four wireless carriers across over 30 cities in … [read full article]