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Dish close to paying $6 billion for T-Mobile-Sprint assets as DOJ nears decision, reports say

New reports out today say that T-Mobile and Sprint’s proposed merger continues to inch closer to regulatory approval. First up, Dish Network is reportedly close to paying at least $6 billion for assets from T-Mobile and Sprint, including wireless spectrum and the Boost Mobile brand. We recently heard that Dish was interested in a deal, but according to Bloomberg sources, an agreement between Dish, T-Mobile, and Sprint could be announced as soon as this … [read full article]

Palm phone features 3.3-inch screen, now available unlocked for $349.99

The Palm name made a comeback last year with the launch of the new Palm smartphone. When it first arrived, it was a companion phone exclusively available at Verizon, but after recently gaining the ability to work as a standalone device, it’s now shedding its Verizon exclusivity, too. Palm is now taking pre-orders for the unlocked version of its small smartphone. It’s priced at $349.99, and for a limited time, customers who pre-order will get a … [read full article]

Report: Dish is interested in acquiring T-Mobile & Sprint assets

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Ever since T-Mobile and Sprint announced their plans to merge, there have been groups and other companies that strongly showed their opposition. One of those that opposed the merger is satellite TV company, Dish. But now that T-Mobile and Sprint’s prepaid businesses and other assets could be sold off, it looks like Dish has had a change of heart. Reports circulated today that Dish is currently in talks to “buy prepaid subscribers and wireless spectrum licenses from … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays will soon offer free Pride water bottles to customers

Looks like T-Mobile is getting another piece of T-Mo swag ready for customers. T-Mobile is planning to give away Pride flasks with the T-Mo logo on them as part of T-Mobile Tuesdays. A TmoNews tipster sent along the photo you see above, which shows a magenta collapsible water bottle with a carabiner and a lid. It seems likely that T-Mobile will hand these out to customers next week. There was no mention of these Pride … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering customers discounted tickets for every MLB team

T-Mobile has shown a lot of love for baseball over the years, doing things like offering free MLB.TV subscriptions to customers, sponsoring the Home Run Derby, and even adding its name to the Seattle Mariners’ ballpark. Now T-Mo is bringing some more MLB to its customers. T-Mobile will offer discounted tickets for every MLB team through T-Mobile Tuesdays. The deals will start tomorrow, June 18th, with the first 10 teams: Arizona Diamondbacks Cleveland … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro update brings camera, messaging, and touchscreen improvements

After getting a security update last month, the T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro is now receiving another update with a bit more packed into it. An update to Oxygen OS 9.5.7.GM31CB is now rolling out to T-Mo’s OnePlus 7 Pro. The update weighs in at 506.1MB and includes touchscreen optimizations, camera improvements, and more. Here’s what the changelog included with the update says: Touch Screen Optimization Camera Enhancement Gaming Mode Update Messaging Improvements TmoNews readers Derek … [read full article]

Sprint and T-Mobile merger could be approved real soon

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It looks like T-Mobile and Sprint’s proposed merger could be getting an approval real soon. The only catch is that the two companies need to sell multiple assets in order to create a new wireless competitor. This comes from three individuals familiar with the plan. Once the arrangement gets an approval, it could weaken the recent lawsuit that attorneys general from nine states and the District of Columbia filed this week. Both T-Mobile and Sprint … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering deals on Apple and Samsung devices ahead of Father’s Day

With Father’s Day approaching fast, lots of folks are on the hunt for a gift. T-Mobile has some deals on Apple and Samsung products that could be a good fit for yourself or a loved one. T-Mobile recently kicked off an iPhone deal that’ll get you up to $750 off an iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone 8, or iPhone 8 Plus. TO get this deal, you’ll need to buy one of … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ receiving software updates today

T-Mobile is wrapping up the week with a little something for Samsung Galaxy S9 owners. The T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ are now receiving software updates. The Galaxy S9 is being bumped up to version G960USQS5CSEA, while Galaxy S9+ owners should be on the lookout for version G965USQS5CSEA. Both updates include the June 1, 2019 Android security patches. Unfortunately, there doesn’t appear to be a dedicated Night Mode for the Camera app like the one … [read full article]

T-Mobile customers can enjoy $25 all-in tickets to Live Nation shows

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T-Mobile has brought back a much loved reward via T-Mobile Tuesdays. Starting June 11th, Un-carrier customers can enjoy an exclusive rate of $25 all-in tickets (including fees and taxes) to a number of Live Nation amphitheater shows. Some of the performers that Un-carrier customers can enjoy include the following: 311 & Dirty Heads Alice Cooper Blink 182 & Lil Wayne Breaking Benjamin Brad Paisley Brantley Gilbert Bryan Adams/ Billy Idol Bush & +Live+ Chris Young Heart Kidz … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolls out low-band LTE upgrades to hundreds of cities

Two weeks after its last round of low-band LTE upgrades, T-Mobile today confirmed that more upgrades have been made. T-Mobile has upgraded hundreds of cities across the U.S. with more low-band LTE. These upgrades include both 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. This is a pretty large batch of low-band LTE updates. Included are cities like Austin, TX; Phoenix, AZ; Spokane, WA; Louisville, KY; Newark, NJ; and Chicago, IL. Below I’ve got the full list of … [read full article]

Google Pixel 4 confirmed with official image

Looks like we don’t have to wait until October to get an official look at the Google Pixel 4. Google today shared an official image of the Pixel. The official Made by Google account posted the image along with the caption “Well, since there seems to be some interest, here you go! Wait ’til you see what it can do. #Pixel4”, the tweet reads. In the image, we can see a square camera housing with … [read full article]