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California Public Utilities Commission issues proposal to approve the T-Mobile-Sprint merger

Hot on the heels of California’s Attorney General saying that he won’t appeal the ruling in T-Mobile-Sprint merger lawsuit, some more good news for the merger has come out of California. The California Public Utilities Commission has issued a proposal to approve the merger of T-Mobile and Sprint. The approval comes with “extensive conditions” that aim to mitigate any adverse impacts on competition and to protect consumers. The conditions that the CPUC have proposed for the … [read full article]

OnePlus 7 Pro quietly returns to T-Mobile’s online store

After disappering from T-Mobile’s online store in October, the OnePlus 7 Pro recently became available for purchase again. You can buy the OnePlus 7 Pro from T-Mobile in Nebula Blue or Mirror Grey. Both versions come with 256GB of built-in storage and both are estimated to ship between March 11-13. Pricing for the OnePlus 7 Pro is set at $0.00 down and $29.17 per month for 24 months on EIP, $0.00 down and $31.00 per … [read full article]

California AG Xavier Becerra will not appeal judge’s T-Mobile-Sprint merger ruling

Following New York Attorney General Letitia James’ announcement that she won’t be appealing the judge’s decision to allow T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger to go forward, California’s AG has now made a similar announcement. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra will not appeal the judge’s decision last month to reject the state AGs’ lawsuit against the T-Mobile-Sprint merger. Becerra announced today that the California Department of Justice has struck a┬ádeal with T-Mo and Sprint regarding their merger. … [read full article]

Lego invading T-Mobile Tuesdays next week with discounted Legoland tickets, resort trip prize

Did you score your free T-Mobile travel pillow yesterday? Well now it’s time to look ahead and see what T-Mo has in store for next Tuesday. Next Tuesday, March 17th, T-Mobile customers can get a $20 dining credit from Dining Advantage and $0.10 off per gallon of gas from Shell. Also coming next week is 50% off Legoland attraction tickets. In the U.S., there are Legoland parks near San Diego, CA and … [read full article]

California utilities commission won’t make T-Mobile-Sprint merger decision until April 16th

T-Mobile has said that its merger with Sprint could close as soon as April 1st, but it’s looking like that may not happen. While T-Mobile and Sprint have secured most of the approvals they need to complete their merger, they’re still waiting to get the green light from the California Public Utilities Commision. The CPUC is the last state utility commission of 19 total that hasn’t voted on the deal, and as noted by Bloomberg, … [read full article]

T-Mobile 5G goes live in Twin Falls, Corvallis, and other markets

T-Mobile says that its 5G network is now available in more places. T-Mo has flipped the switch on its 5G coverage in Twin Falls, ID; Corvallis, OR; Jackson, TN; and Bozeman, MT. Here’s more information on where you’ll be able to find T-Mobile’s 5G in these cities: Twin Falls and the surrounding area, including Buhl, Wendell, Jerome, and Milner Corvallis, including the campus of Oregon State University, Lewisburg, Dry Creek, Philomath, and Albany Jackson and the … [read full article]

FCC mmWave spectrum auction ends with nearly $7.6 billion in bids

A major FCC spectrum auction came to an end this week. Auction 103 closed on March 5th, nearly three months after it opened. The auction included a total of 3,400 megahertz of spectrum, which is the most ever offered in an auction. Participants were bidding on millimeter wave spectrum in the upper 37GHz, 39GHz, and 49GHz bands. In total, the auction brought in $7.57 billion. Right now there’s no official info on how much spectrum each … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 7T security update rolling out

A new OnePlus 7T update is now rolling out. T-Mobile has released a OnePlus 7T update to version 10.0.7.HD63CB. Included are the February 2020 Android security patches, up from the December 2019 security patches that the OP7T got one month ago. T-Mo says that this update began rolling out on March 4th, so if you’ve got a OnePlus 7T from T-Mobile, you should see this update in the coming days. If you don’t feel … [read full article]

T-Mobile reveals data breach, customer account info accessed

T-Mobile has been hit by another data breach. T-Mobile is now in the process of alerting customers to a malicious attack in which some customer information may have been access. On a webpage dedicated to the attack, T-Mo explains that a “sophisticated attack” was made against its email vendor that led to unauthorized access to certain T-Mobile employee email accounts, some of which contained account info for T-Mobile customers and employees. The info accessed during … [read full article]

T-Mobile gives network update following Tennessee tornado, offering water and charging equipment

A tornado hit Tennessee this week, killing more than 20 people and injuring even more. During emergencies like these, lots of folks rely on their cellphones to stay in contact with loved ones, and so today T-Mobile gave an update on its network in Tennessee. T-Mo says that its network has held up well but that some customers in the Hermitage and Mt. Juliet areas might encounter “spotty coverage in limited locations.” This is due to … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays will include free T-Mo travel pillows, Galaxy S20 prizes next week

Remember that T-Mobile travel pillow we told you about? It’s coming next Tuesday. T-Mobile customers can get a free T-Mo and Samsung-branded travel pillow through T-Mobile Tuesdays next week. T-Mo has offered several pieces of swag in the past, including a backpack, umbrella, and drink tumbler, and now you’ll be able to get a pillow to help you catch some Z’s the next time you’re traveling. Also available to T-Mobile customers on March … [read full article]

Distrito T-Mobile is a new entertainment complex in Puerto Rico that’s opening next month

After opening T-Mobile Arena in 2016 and then getting its name on a ballpark in 2018, T-Mo will help open another new venue next month. Distrito T-Mobile is a new entertainment complex in San Juan, Puerto Rico. It’s opening in April 2020 and T-Mo is the founding naming partner with a 10-year commitment. Included in the 476,000 square foot complex is a movie theater, music hall for concerts and shows, ziplines, multiple restaurants, and a … [read full article]