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Apple releases iOS 11.1.2 update with fix for iPhone X touchscreen responsiveness in the cold

Apple just released a new iOS update, and it’s aimed at squashing some bugs specific to the iPhone X. iOS 11.1.2 is now available for download. Included is a fix for an iPhone X bug that would cause the device’s touchscreen to become temporarily unresponsive when taken out into the cold. This update also fixes a bug that could cause distortion in Live Photos and videos captured with the iPhone X. While this update is … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching new BOGO deal on flagship smartphones on November 17th

Black Friday isn’t happening until November 24th, but T-Mobile has decided to kick off its holiday deals a bit earlier. Starting November 17th, T-Mobile will launch a Buy One, Get One deal on flagship smartphones from Apple, LG, and Samsung. Like some of T-Mo’s other recent BOGO deals, you’ll need to add a new line and purchase both phones on EIP to qualify for this offer. You must also choose two devices from the same manufacturer. … [read full article]

T-Mobile BYOD Check App will tell you if your phone supports Extended Range LTE and VoLTE

T-Mobile has long encouraged customers to bring their own device to its network, and today it continued that effort with the release of a new Android app. The BYOD Check App is now available on for Android and iOS. With it, you can determine if your phone is compatible with T-Mobile’s Extended Range LTE coverage and its Voice over LTE service. To perform the check, you can use your phone’s camera to scan for … [read full article]

iOS 11.1.1 update now available, includes ‘i’ autocorrect fix

A little more than a week after releasing iOS 11.1, Apple has followed it up with another software update. iOS 11.1.1 is now available for the iPhone and iPad, and it focuses on fixing two specific bugs. First is the autocorrect bug that’s causing some devices to replace “i” with “A[?]”, and second is a bug that makes the “Hey Siri” hotword stop working. This is a relatively small update, so it shouldn’t take long for … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching Nest security bundle with cellular backup service

T-Mobile has shown an interest in the Internet of Things in the past year, offering free service to IoT customers on AT&T that’d be affected by the carrier’s 2G shutdown and announcing plans to launch a nationwide Narrowband-IoT network by 2018. Today T-Mo made another IoT move in the form of a product announcement. The T-Mobile Nest security pack is launching on Friday, November 10th. It’ll cost $240 down and $10 per month … [read full article]

iPhone X launches today at T-Mobile

Another major smartphone release is happening today. The iPhone X is launching today at T-Mobile. However, T-Mo says that the all four versions of the device are currently backordered. The 64GB Silver model is estimated to ship between Nov. 17 and Dec. 1, while the 64GB Space Gray, 256GB Silver, and 256GB Space Gray are all estimated to ship between Dec. 1 and Dec. 20. If you don’t want to way weeks to get a new … [read full article]

Apple releases iOS 11.1 with new emoji, bug fixes, and more

After releasing a few point updates for iOS 11 last month and this month, Apple is now pushing out a more significant release. iOS 11.1 is now available for download. It’s available to iPhone models from the iPhone 5s and up, iPad mini 2 and up, the iPad 5th gen, both iPad Air models, and all iPad Pro models. As for what’s included, Apple is highlighting the new emoji in this update. There are … [read full article]

T-Mobile opens iPhone X pre-orders

The calendar has flipped over to October 27th, which means that iPhone X pre-orders are live. T-Mobile is now taking pre-orders for Apple’s iPhone X in 64GB and 256GB capacities. Both versions come in Silver and Black color options. When it comes to pricing, here’s how much the iPhone X will cost you from T-Mo: Equipment Installment Plan 64GB: $279.99 down, $30 per month (FRP: $999.99) 256GB: $429.99 down, $30 per month (FRP: $1,149.99) JUMP! On … [read full article]

T-Mobile talks iPhone X pricing and trade-in offer

The iPhone X will be available for pre-order this Friday, and to help you get prepared, T-Mobile today confirmed its pricing details and trade-in offer for the new Apple flagship. T-Mobile will begin taking pre-orders for the iPhone X beginning at 12:01 am PT on Friday, October 27th. Pre-orders can be made online at that time or in stores the following morning. When it comes to pricing, here’s what T-Mobile will be charging for the iPhone … [read full article]

Apple releases iOS 11.0.3 update with bug fixes

Apple today released its fourth iOS 11 update in as many weeks. iOS 11.0.3 is now available for download. If you’ve got an iPhone or iPad, you can grab it by going to Settings > General > Software Update on your device. As for what’s included, this update appears to be focused on squashing a couple of specific bugs: Fixes an issue where audio and haptic feedback would not work on some iPhone 7 and 7 … [read full article]