Posts by Christine Torralba

T-Mobile partners with CTIA to improve branded caller ID tech

T-Mobile has plans to improve its caller ID technology for businesses and organizations. This is a way to help fight off scammers and unwanted robocalls.  This was announced earlier today via T-Mobile’s website. According to the Un-carrier, they have partnered with CTIA to develop industry best practices for branded caller ID. Through this partnership, they will create a powerful tool that will protect consumers against unwanted calls.  Last year, a number of spammers and scammers were … [read full article]

T-Mobile wins all performance categories in Ookla’s recent study

T-Mobile has a new achievement! For the first time ever, all six performance categories in Ookla’s US Market Analysis have been topped by one wireless provider.  T-Mobile revealed the big news in an announcement earlier today. The study revealed that T-Mo’s median 5G download speeds has increased almost 40% since Q3 to 187 Mbps throughout the country. This is a number that is over 2x faster than Verizon’s 5G and over 2.5x faster than AT&T’s … [read full article]

Android 12 update finally coming to Galaxy Z Fold 3, Z Flip 3 on T-Mobile

Over a month ago, Samsung rolled out its latest Android 12 with One UI 4.0 updates on top of it. Despite this, however, T-Mobile made sure to take some time before making this update available to its customers. This meant that T-Mobile customers who are using the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 5G had to wait before they could enjoy the upgraded model.  And this actually comes as a positive decision for T-Mo. When … [read full article]

T-Mobile makes tax-related changes to account add-ons and select plans

Bad news to T-Mobile customers. It looks like T-Mobile will soon be making changes on how it handles taxes on account upgrades and add-ons.  This comes as a leaked internal document that The T-Mo Report shared on their website. According to the report, some account and line add-ons will have a different tax separate on the plan. The surprising part about this is that even plans with included taxes will have separate tax on them.  Some … [read full article]

T-Mobile continues to offer ‘Netflix on Us’ to customers

A few days ago, Netflix revealed a new pricing structure on their plans. Considering that T-Mobile offers Netflix to customers, the Un-carrier released a statement to give their users reassurance on their subscription. According to T-Mo, “your Netflix is still on us!” Yes, you can continue to enjoy watching Netflix for free since it remains as part of your plan.  If you recently upgraded your Netflix on Us, the price change will be reflected on your T-Mobile … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolling out Android 12 update for Galaxy Note 20, Note 20 Ultra 5G

T-Mobile is finally starting to roll out its own Android 12 update for devices like the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra 5G. This is revealed in their corresponding support webpages.  The update, however, rolled out the update internationally before 2021 ended. Verizon was the first to roll out the update. AT&T also rolled out its own update to the phone earlier this week. And now, T-Mobile has started to follow this.   … [read full article]

Cox Communications wishes to be freed from earlier MVNO agreement with Sprint

It seems like there is some development to the ongoing case between Cox Communications and T-Mobile. As reported by Fierce Wireless, the two had some oral arguments in the Delaware Supreme Court this week.  For some time now, Cox Communications has been planning to start offering wireless service as an MVNO. The only thing that has been stopping them from doing this is the ongoing legal battle it has with T-Mobile. This is because Cox had … [read full article]

T-Mobile releases updated statement regarding Privacy Relay bug

In a surprising turn of events, the blocking of the new Private Relay feature on some Apple devices has already stirred controversy. After it was reportedly discovered to be blocking the feature on select phones, T-Mobile already came out with a statement refuting the claim. The Un-carrier also did some investigating and found that “some device settings default to the feature being toggled off” in the 15.2 iOS release. The carrier shared this discovery with … [read full article]

Halo represents T-Mobile at the (driverless) races

T-Mobile has just made history at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway! Earlier today, T-Mobile revealed that they were able to represent the company at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The Un-Carrier was represented by Halo, which used a driverless vehicle in the competition.  According to the reveal, Halo was able to reach up to 95 mph in its warm up laps before starting each round. This was, of course, accomplished using T-Mo’s Ultra Capacity 5G network.  The … [read full article]

Get up to $750 off on a new OnePlus device

In addition to the Pixel 6 trade-in offer that T-Mobile is running, it looks like a similar offer will soon be available on the new OnePlus phones.  According to internal documents acquired by The T-Mo Report, T-Mobile customers can get up to $750 off on the OnePlus 8T+, OnePlus 9, or OnePlus 9 Pro. Customers on a MAX plan or equivalent can enjoy a $750 or $375 discount on any of these three phones. The … [read full article]