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T-Mobile has identified 15 billion scam calls for customers to date

T-Mobile confirmed a few months ago that it had identified 10 billion scam calls for customers, and now T-Mo has hit another milestone. T-Mobile has warned customers about 15 billion “Scam Likely” calls since launching its Scam ID and Scam Block features in March 2017. At the current rate, T-Mo is identifying one billion scam calls every month, or 23,000 every minute. T-Mobile also announced today that it’s blocked 3.5 billion scam calls to date. … [read full article]

T-Mobile says its T&Cs prevent customers from suing over sale of location data

Remember a couple of months ago when we learned that T-Mobile and the other major U.S. carriers were hit with a class action lawsuit related to the sale of customer location data? Now T-Mobile has responded to the suit against it, saying that its customers can’t sue. T-Mobile has argued that the customers involved in the location data class action lawsuit can’t sue T-Mo because of the terms and conditions that they agreed to. “By … [read full article]

MVNO Ting ending agreement with T-Mobile, will partner with Verizon for service instead

MVNO Ting announced this week that it’s terminating its agreement with T-Mobile this year. Ting will terminate its relationship with T-Mobile on December 19th, and it has a 12-month runoff period that will give it one year to migrate its customers to another network. Ting also has an agreement with Sprint, but now that it’s ending its deal with T-Mobile, it’s striking a partnership with Verizon. “With Verizon, we will be adding the network that in … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 shown off in leaked images, including gradient color option

We’re now less than one month away from the Galaxy Note 10’s official reveal, but you don’t have to wait until August 7th to get a clear look at Samsung’s next flagship. Several images of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 have leaked out, showing off the device in two color options: black and silver with a gradient design. In the images, we can see the hole-punch camera that’s centered at the top of the Note … [read full article]

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesdays will offer deals on ice cream and movie tickets

T-Mobile Tuesdays has offered food deals the past couple of weeks, and now we know that next week will include another tasty treat. On Tuesday, July 16th, T-Mobile customers can get a free $2 Baskin-Robbins promo code to to put toward some ice cream. Next week’s deals also include $5 off a movie ticket plus no ticket fees from Atom Tickets and $0.10 off per gallon of gas from Shell. T-Mo … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG G7 ThinQ now getting its Android Pie update

  Looks like we can cross another device off the list of models waiting for their Android 9.0 Pie update. T-Mobile has released Android Pie for its LG G7 ThinQ. The update is a big one, coming in at 1522.1MB, and it’s now rolling out over the air. TmoNews reader Chuck already received the update, and you can check for it yourself by going into your Settings app, selecting the “General” tab, and then tapping … [read full article]

T-Mobile REVVLRY and REVVLRY+ launch July 19 with limited time offer in tow

T-Mobile’s REVVL line of own-brand smartphones is getting two additions. The T-Mobile REVVLRY and REVVLRY+ will launch on July 19th. Pricing for the REVVLRY will be set at $0 down and 24 monthly payments of $8.34 ($200 full retail), while the REVVLRY+ will cost $14 down and $14 per month for 24 months ($350 full retail). If you’d prefer to upgrade through JUMP! On Demand, you can get the REVVLRY for $0 down and $9 per … [read full article]

T-Mobile puts up improved Speed Score in new Ookla report on U.S. mobile networks

Ookla today released its latest report on the state of mobile networks in the U.S., and T-Mobile has improved its network since last year’s report. In its mobile network performance report, Ookla gave T-Mobile a Speed Score of 30.94. That’s up from 27.86 one year ago and the second best score in the report, trailing only AT&T with a score of 32.91. Ookla’s Speed Score measures download and upload speeds to rank network performance. The … [read full article]

Google Pixel 4 XL appears in renders with no notch and bottom speakers

New renders claim to show off the Google Pixel 4 XL, and there’s a mix of good and not-so-good changes included. One of the first changes you’re sure to notice is the lack of a notch. The Pixel 3 XL had a large notch that housed its dual front cameras, but CAD-based renders from Pricebaba and OnLeaks show that the Pixel 4 XL will have a full forehead where its dual front cams and other … [read full article]

Google reportedly in talks with Dish Network about creating fourth U.S. carrier

Many of the recent reports surrounding the T-Mobile-Sprint merger have suggested that Dish Network will buy assets from the two carriers and help to create a fourth competitive U.S. carrier, satisfying the Department of Justice so that it will approve the merger. But now another major company may be getting involved in the deal. Google is reportedly in talks with Dish to create a fourth carrier in the U.S. That’s according to the [read full article]