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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 expands LTE Advanced coverage, says Gigabit Class LTE available to some devices

T-Mobile today gave us an update on its LTE Advanced rollout. T-Mo says that its LTE Advanced coverage, which can up to double download speeds, is now available in more than 920 markets. The combination of 4×4 MIMO, 256 QAM, and carrier aggregation is available in 430 of those markets. Not all devices support all three of those technologies, but those that do can experience another doubling of download speeds in markets where the tech is … [read full article]

Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note 8 officially launching in the U.S. next week

Samsung regularly releases new color options for its flagship phones in the months following their launch, and the Galaxy Note 8 is no different. Samsung today confirmed that the Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note 8 will launch in the U.S. on November 16th. Best Buy will sell carrier-specific versions for AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon, but an unlocked version will also be available from Best Buy and Samsung.com. Besides the color change, the Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note … [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]

T-Mobile LG V30 update brings October 2017 security patches

Samsung isn’t the only company that’s now updating its flagship Android phone. LG and T-Mobile are now pushing an update to T-Mo’s V30. The update comes in at a heft 604.5MB and includes the October 1, 2017 Android security patches. T-Mobile says that there’s also a “driver update to distinguish between V30 and V30+” included. This update is version H93210c and is Android 7.1.2. The LG V30’s update is now rolling out over … [read full article]

LG V30+ offers more built-in storage, coming to T-Mobile on November 17th

Nearly one month after the LG V30 launched at T-Mobile, it’s been revealed that a second version of the LG flagship is making its way to Magenta. The LG V30+ will launch at T-Mobile on November 17th. T-Mo says that it’ll be available in “limited quantity”, so if you want a V30+, you may want to act fast. Pricing for the T-Mobile LG V30+ will be set at $130 down and $30 per month for 24 … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active will be available from T-Mobile starting November 17th

The rumors were true: The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is coming to T-Mobile. The Galaxy S8 Active will be available online on November 17th and will roll into T-Mo stores on November 22nd. Pricing will be set at $100 down and $30 per month for 24 months (full price: $820) on EIP or $100 down and $29 per month with an 18-month JUMP! On Demand lease. One of the most notable features of the T-Mobile … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ updated with October security patches

Samsung Galaxy S8 $150 off

Over the weekend, T-Mobile and Samsung released a new update for the Galaxy S8 and S8+. The new update is version G950USQU1AQJ8 for the Galaxy S8 and G955USQU1AQJ8 for the Galaxy S8+. Galaxy S8 owners can expect their update to weigh in at 155.45MB, while Galaxy S8+ owners will be downloading a 151.98MB file. Included with this new update is the October 2017 security patches as well as some unspecified “system improvements.” If … [read full article]

T-Mobile and Sprint officially end merger negotiations

It looks like T-Mobile’s final offer to save its merger with Sprint wasn’t enough, because the companies have ended their negotiations. T-Mobile and Sprint announced today that they’ve ceased merger discussions after they were unable to find mutually agreeable terms. T-Mobile CEO John Legere said that while the prospect of combining with Sprint was compelling for many reasons, including creating benefits for consumers, a deal would need to result in superior long-term value for T-Mo … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays to offer deals for Panda Express, Baskin-Robbins, and more next week

With just a few days left before the next Tuesday, T-Mobile has revealed what it’s got in store for the first T-Mobile Tuesday of November. During the month of November, customers will get a free bowl from Panda Express. You’ll need to check back every Tuesday this month to see when it’s your turn to get a free bowl. For the November 7th edition of T-Mobile Tuesdays, customers can get $3 off $5 at Panda Express … [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]

T-Mobile reportedly makes Sprint new offer in an effort to save merger

Just last week, it seemed like a T-Mobile-Sprint merger was a done deal, but now everything’s been thrown into disarray after a rumor said that SoftBank wanted to end the negotiations. A new report has given us an update on the situation. T-Mobile has made a revised merger offer to Sprint, say sources speaking to the Wall Street Journal. Details of the offer are unknown, but it’s said that Sprint’s board spent Thursday discussing this … [read full article]