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Report: T-Mobile delays CDMA shutdown again

Update: 3/30/2022 2:33 pm: A T-Mobile spokesperson reached out to us regarding this earlier report. According to the spokesperson, they are proceeding with the shutdown on March 31st. But they will be migrating customers in some areas over the next 60 days, which is normal in a network transition process. T-Mo says the network will be completely turned off by no later than May 31st. Here is their statement: “We are proceeding as planned with the orderly … [read full article]

T-Mobile reassures 5G lead amidst C-band progress

A new report has just been released by Opensignal where it talks about how the recent C-band deployments have helped 5G. And as revealed in the report, T-Mobile continues to hold its commanding lead in the 5G space.  Of course, this is largely because of its decision to start deploying mid-band 5G two years ago.  Reacting to the report, T-Mobile’s Neville Ray said:  “Our early bet and two-year lead in mid-band 5G continues to pay off … [read full article]

T-Mobile executives to host 5G Forward webcast next week

T-Mobile is getting ready to announce its next steps for 5G.  The company’s executives will be spearheading its 5G Forward event on Wednesday, March 23rd. Join T-Mo’s President of Technology, Neville Ray, EVP of Advanced & Emerging Technologies, John Saw, SVP of Emerging Business Innovation, Rob Roy, and Senior Director of Network Technology and Innovation, Erin Raney, on that day. If you are interested, tune in at 10AM PT. You can also watch the 5G Forward webcast … [read full article]

GTI names T-Mobile as its Market Development Awardee

T-Mobile has just been awarded the Market Development Award from the Global TD-LTE Initiative (GTI). The award was handed out today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.  As this year’s awardee, T-Mo was recognized for its contribution in furthering the development of mid-band 5G using 2.5GHz. They were chosen as the winner for their continued deployment of Ultra Capacity 5G in the country.  Apart from being named as the winner of the Market Development Award, GTI … [read full article]

T-Mobile will no longer claim it has ‘most reliable 5G’ network

T-Mobile will no longer be using the claim of having the “most reliable 5G” in its advertising. This is after it failed to get the approval of the National Advertising Review Board (NARB).  As reported by Fierce Wireless, T-Mobile said that it will follow the recommendations of the board. The Un-carrier started using the claim based on the results of umlaut’s April 2021 testing. Unfortunately, the NARB found that the methodology used by the network testing … [read full article]

T-Mobile launches T-IoT with Deutsche Telekom

Together with Deustche Telekom, T-Mobile unveiled T-IoT as its new solution for global IoT connectivity for enterprises.  According to its press release, “Global IoT connectivity is too complex.” In order to deploy IoT connections across borders, enterprises will need to patch together operator agreements with varying contracts, service level agreements, management interfaces, and customer support. This is why T-Mobile has come up with T-IoT as a way of giving enterprises one global team and one global solution.  … [read full article]

Metro by T-Mobile customers getting Home Internet service soon

T-Mobile is extending its 5G Home Internet service to its Metro by T-Mobile customers.  The T-Mo Report has shared an insider document revealing this new information. According to the document, Metro by T-Mobile has been offering Home Internet service in select locations since February 15th. It is available as an “add-a-line” service, which means only existing customers with voice lines can get the service.  Unfortunately, the document does not reveal any pricing information on Home Internet … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s 5G Home Internet access is now available in Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana

Earlier today, T-Mobile revealed its latest 5G Home Internet expansion across the country. The expansion gives nearly 5 million households access to this service.  Prior to the expansion, over 3 million people in Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio only have one choice or no access to traditional home broadband. T-Mobile’s expansion makes the service available in 62 cities and towns across these three states.  “Thousands more households now have access to fast, unlimited high-speed internet, thanks to T-Mobile,” … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s 3rd Super Bowl ad talks about 5G Home Internet

Just before the Big Game took place, T-Mobile launched its third commercial for the occasion. This new video highlights T-Mo’s 5G Home Internet service and features Scrubs’ Zach Braff and Donald Faison. It is a video that is entirely different from the earlier launched T-Mobile #DoItForThePhones ads that starred Dolly Parton and Miley Cyrus. The 90-second video talks about T-Mobile’s 5G Home Internet service. The Un-carrier took this opportunity to highlight the service and how American households … [read full article]

T-Mobile for Business brings internet access to through HCPL Connected

T-Mobile for Business has recently partnered with Harris County Public Library (HCPL) to give residents their much needed online access.  In its press release, T-Mobile revealed that the launch of HCPL Connected in the Houston area is a “community-wide internet connectivity campaign” for residents. HCPL decided to partner with T-Mobile for Business to give 40,000 5G MiFi hotspots with unlimited data using their nationwide 5G network. The decision to do this was so residents can “have the … [read full article]