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T-Mobile may launch LG V30 deal that includes $500 off second V30 or free G6, V20

Tomorrow’s the day that the LG V30 officially launches at T-Mobile, and there may be a special deal for customers that purchase one. Sources have told TmoNews that starting tomorrow, October 13th, T-Mobile will offer $500 off a second LG V30 or a free LG G6 or V20 with the purchase of a V30. LG has prematurely confirmed these deals on its T-Mobile LG V30 page. Meanwhile, Reddit user Witzelsucht_Guy appears to have [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Active shown off in new image leak

Following rumors that claimed that the Galaxy S8 Active is coming to T-Mobile, a new leak has surfaced that shows off that device. Images of the T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Active have been shared by @evleaks. This model doesn’t really look all that different from the AT&T version that’s been available for a couple of months now, save for the “T-Mobile” network indicator in the upper left corner of the screen. Samsung Galaxy S8 Active for T-Mobile … [read full article]

U.S. Justice Department career staff would reportedly oppose T-Mobile-Sprint merger

Amid all of the recent rumors that a T-Mobile-Sprint merger is coming soon, many have wondered how regulators would react to such a deal. Today a report claims to have some details on that. The U.S. Department of Justice career staff who do most of the investigating into whether or not a T-Mobile-Sprint merger will harm customers will probably recommend that the deal be stopped. That’s according to three sources speaking to Reuters. Those sources … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Mobile Without Borders will have 5GB high-speed data limit starting November 12

T-Mobile has revealed a change coming to its Mobile Without Borders feature. Starting November 12th, 2017, customers on T-Mobile One, Simple Choice North America, and qualifying legacy plans will have unlimited talk, text, and up to 5GB of 4G LTE data in Mexico and Canada. After that 5GB of usage, customers will have unlimited data at 128Kbps, or 256Kbps on T-Mobile One Plus. When it launched in mid-2015, Mobile Without Borders allowed customers to use … [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]

T-Mobile website bug allowed hackers to get customer account data, but it’s been fixed

A new report has revealed that the T-Mobile website recently suffered from a privacy bug. Security researcher Karan Saini says that a flaw with the T-Mobile website would allow an attacker to access account data, including a customer’s name and IMSI number, by knowing or guessing that customer’s phone number. Here’s what Secure7’s Saini told Motherboard about the bug: “T-Mobile has 76 million customers, and an attacker could have ran a script to scrape the … [read full article]

T-Mobile building 200 cell sites in Montana and Wyoming

There’s some good news for consumers in Montana and Wyoming, as it’s been revealed that T-Mobile is building out new cell sites in the two states. T-Mobile is building around 200 new cell sites in Montana and northern Wyoming, according to the Missoulian. T-Mobile is teaming with Blackfoot, who will provide fiber backhaul services. Some of the cities that’ll see the benefits of this expansion include Bozeman, Great Falls, and Billings. This partnership will also … [read full article]

T-Mobile working with Fox’s WWOR to speed up 600MHz spectrum repack in New York City area

T-Mobile’s efforts to deploy 600MHz coverage continue today with the announcement of a new partnership. T-Mobile is teaming with Fox Television Stations to aid in 600MHz spectrum repacking. As part of this deal, WWOR-TV will repack its spectrum in early 2018, more than a year earlier than the FCC’s original August 2019 deadline. The cost of repacking this spectrum will be reduced as well. With this deal, T-Mobile will have the opportunity to deploy 600MHz … [read full article]

Here’s the T-Mobile Halloween cape that’ll be available through T-Mo Tuesdays this month

Last week, T-Mobile teased some of the goodies that it’ll offer as part of T-Mobile Tuesdays for the month of October, and one of them was a free T-Mobile Halloween cape. Now I’ve got an image of the cape that you’ll be able to snag in a couple of weeks. A TmoNews source has shared an image of the T-Mobile Halloween cape that’ll be available to customers on October 24th. Unsurprisingly, it’s a magenta-colored cape, and … [read full article]

Several U.S. senators ask FCC and DOJ to begin investigating potential T-Mobile-Sprint merger

Hot on the heels of a report that claimed that T-Mobile and Sprint are hammering out the final details of a merger, several senators have penned a letter asking for an investigation into the two carriers. U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), U.S. Senator Al Franken (D-MN), and seven other senators have written a letter urging the FCC and DOJ to investigate the potential impact of a T-Mobile-Sprint merger. “A combination of T-Mobile and Sprint could … [read full article]

T-Mobile and Sprint reportedly working on final details of merger

The oft-rumored T-Mobile-Sprint merger may be nearing its completion. T-Mobile and Sprint are working out the final details of a merger, and it’s said that an announcement is likely to come when the two carriers report their quarterly earnings at the end of October. The two sides are reportedly conducting due diligence to determine the exchange ratio that’ll lead to Sprint’s valuation. Also in discussions are things like where the combined company’s headquarters would be and … [read full article]