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T-Mobile tops latest 5G network study… again

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T-Mobile has once again topped the findings of an independent research firm as the carrier with the fastest 5G speeds and greatest 5G availability. And this seems to be supported by a second report that said T-Mobile has a “commanding lead in 5G.” The first report comes from umlaut, which examined the 5G performance of carriers in four major markets: Norfolk, VA; Indianapolis, IN; Detroit, MI; and San Bernardino and Riverside, CA. According to the report, … [read full article]

Woodstock, Ill. wins T-Mobile’s Hometown Techover Contest

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And we finally have it– a winner for T-Mobile’s Hometown Techover contest that it launched in spring. And the winner is: Woodstock, Ill.  Woodstock, Ill. is the first winner of T-Mobile’s contest. As the winner, they will get over $3 million worth of tech goods and services for the community as a whole. This price includes a tech upgrade, a $200,000 grant, 5G network enhancements, and many more.  The town of Woodstock will also be enjoying … [read full article]

T-Mobile unveils 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report

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T-Mobile has just unveiled its first ever Corporate Responsibility Report. In its blog post, T-Mobile revealed its latest progress on building a more connected, equitable, and sustainable future for everyone.  T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert shared how the challenges in 2020 highlighted the importance of staying connected with everything and everyone that matters. It also reinforced the Un-Carrier’s drive to be a force of GOOD in this world.  Sievert penned the report, which explains how a part … [read full article]

T-Mobile ready to accept applications for 5G Connected Future Incubator Program once again

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Once again, T-Mobile is opening up the doors to its 5G Connected Future incubator program. Tech startups can join the program to build and test 5G use cases in areas like autonomous vehicles, robotics, industrial drones, mixed-reality training and entertainment, remote medical care, personal health and fitness wearables, and more.  This is the fourth iteration of T-Mobile’s 5G Connected Future program that will be managed by the Advanced Technology Development Center at the Curiosity Lab at Peachtree … [read full article]

T-Mobile kicks off 2021 Fall Accelerator Wellness Technology Program

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T-Mobile has just kicked off its Fall 2021 T-Mobile Accelerator Wellness Technology Program. In the succeeding months, T-Mobile will directly be working with six handpicked startups to help them as they build the next big thing in 5G technology that aims to promote wellness and improve quality of life.  The participants of this program include the following: formsense (San Diego, CA) – Building the next generation of wearable technologies to keep people healthy, active and injury-free OLIVER … [read full article]

T-Mobile giving free talk, text, and unlimited data to Hurricane Ida victims

As Hurricane Ida continues to wreak havoc over New Orleans and the Gulf Coast region, T-Mobile has released a statement in response to the power outages. T-Mobile shared that their network is around 70% operational across Alabama and Louisiana after the hurricane hit over the weekend.  Despite having resumed operations in these areas, some customers may continue to experience intermittent impacts to their voice, text, and data service. But T-Mobile assures the public that their first responders … [read full article]

T-Mobile CEO apologizes for recent cybersecurity attack, shares future plans

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Ever since T-Mobile learned of the cyberattack last week, they have been very vocal about the incident. They continued to give updates to their customers via their blog and even sent out a notification to affected customers. Today, T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert has once again taken the time to reassure their customers and apologize for the breach.  In a blog post, Sievert revealed that the hacker was able to access the personal information of over 54 million … [read full article]

T-Mobile waives charges in line with ongoing events in Afghanistan

T-Mobile has released a new statement with regards to the events taking place in Afghanistan, especially for its customers.  During this difficult and uncertain time, T-Mobile hopes to be instrumental in helping its customers get in touch with their family and friends in Afghanistan. And in lieu of this, T-Mobile announced that it will be waiving international long-distance charges for calls and texts between Afghanistan and the U.S. This means that all of its customers will get … [read full article]

T-Mobile waives charges in line with Haiti earthquake

Days ago, Haiti was struck by a magnitude 7.2 earthquake. The recent report shows that the death toll has reached 2,207 while 344 people have been reported missing. Apart from the devastation of the earthquake, the region dealt with tropical storm Grace, which drenched the land with massive amounts of rain.  As a way of helping its customers, T-Mobile has announced that it will be waiving international long-distance and international roaming charges for calls and SMS made … [read full article]

Select T-Mobile customers getting free Apple TV+ subscription for a year

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Good news to T-Mobile customers!  Earlier today, T-Mobile revealed that they will be giving a free year subscription of Apple TV+ to select new and existing customers.  The promotion will be exclusive to customers on Magenta, Magenta MAX, Magenta 55+, Magenta Military, Magenta First Responders, and other small T-Mobile for Business customers. The offer will also be extended to Sprint Unlimited Plus and Premium customers. The total value of the offer is $72 and will be … [read full article]