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T-Mobile rolled out more low-band LTE upgrades over the last two weeks

This is turning out to be a good weekend for T-Mobile customers, because one day after it was confirmed that T-Mo performed a new round of mid-band LTE upgrades, we’ve learned that some low-band LTE upgrades have been rolled out, too. T-Mobile has upgraded dozens of cell sites with low-band LTE in the last two weeks, T-Mo CTO Neville Ray announced today. These upgrades include 600MHz (LTE band 71) and 700MHz (LTE band … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e now receiving updates

We’ve seen T-Mobile update several Samsung smartphones lately, including the Galaxy S8 and S8+, Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, and Galaxy Note 8. Now it’s the Galaxy S10 series’ turn to be updated. T-Mobile is now pushing out updates to its Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galaxy S10e. The updates bring the March 1, 2019 Android security patches as well as stability improvements, bug fixes, performance improvements, and unspecified “new and/or enhanced features.” These … [read full article]

T-Mobile has performed hundreds of mid-band LTE upgrades in recent weeks

Heads up, T-Mobile customers, because some more cell site upgrades have been made in recent weeks. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray today confirmed that T-Mo has upgraded hundreds of cell sites within the past few weeks. These are mid-band LTE upgrades, meaning that they include AWS and PCS spectrum. 100s of @TMobile sites have been upgraded in the last few weeks. We’ve got the best engineers in the WORLD and our network is getting FASTER … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 getting its Android Pie update today

One week after the Galaxy S8 and S8+ got their Android Pie update, it’s the Galaxy Note 8’s turn to get a taste of Pie. T-Mobile today announced that it’s updating its Galaxy Note 8 to Android 9.0 Pie. T-Mo’s support documents show that the update will be released today, April 5th, and that it’ll be version N950USQU5DSC1. The update is 1709.8MB. Included with the update to Android Pie is Samsung’s new One UI, which … [read full article]

T-Mobile CEO John Legere continues push for Sprint merger, claims more than 5,000 customer care jobs added by 2021

T-Mobile CEO John Legere today continued pushing for the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Sprint, this time sharing a blog post focused on jobs. The New T-Mobile will spend nearly $40 billion to expand its network and business over three years, Legere says. The CEO also claims that the combined company will have more than 11,000 additional employees on its payroll by 2024 compared to what T-Mo and Sprint would have by themselves. Focusing specifically … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge receiving security updates

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are now three years old, but they’re still receiving support from Samsung and T-Mobile in the form of software updates. The T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are now receiving updates that include the March 1, 2019 Android security patches. T-Mo hasn’t yet updated its support pages with info on these updates, so it’s unclear what else, if anything, they might include. You Galaxy S7 owners should … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays will give customers free Dunkin’ latte every week through June

T-Mobile today revealed the deals that it’s got planned for next Tuesday, and they include a new weekly gift for T-Mo customers. On Tuesday, April 9th, T-Mobile customers can get a free medium latte from Dunkin’. You’re not getting just one latte, though, because T-Mobile says that this offer will be available every Tuesday through June. Also coming next Tuesday is a $4 movie ticket for Hellboy from Atom Tickets and $15 off select … [read full article]

T-Mobile strikes deal with Viacom for upcoming TV service

T-Mobile hasn’t said much about its upcoming TV service lately, but today some new details about it have come out. Viacom has confirmed that it’s entered into a “significant content distribution agreement” with T-Mobile for T-Mo’s upcoming mobile TV service. That means that channels like MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET, and Paramount will be a part of T-Mobile’s upcoming video service, which is slated to launch later this year. The deal enables T-Mo to offer live … [read full article]

T-Mobile CFO to vacate position

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T-Mobile and Sprint have both been patiently waiting for the regulatory approval for their proposed merger. But even though it has been taking some time for a decision to come out, the two companies continue to serve their customers and plan ahead for the success of the company. One of the actions recently made by T-Mobile is to undergo an amended employment contract with its current CFO, Braxton Carter. The agreement shows that Carter will be … [read full article]

T-Mobile announces Phone BoothE Mobile EditionE for portable privacy

Last week we saw T-Mobile begin celebrating April Fools’ Day a little early with the announcement of the Phone BoothE, but it turns out that T-Mo’s got another joke up its sleeve for April 1st. The T-Mobile Phone BoothE Mobile EditionE is a portable version of T-Mo’s privacy booth. While it doesn’t have the same soundproofing as the standard Phone BoothE since it’s a cardboard box that you slip over your head, T-Mobile has included … [read full article]

Costco selling T-Mobile-Locked Samsung Galaxy S9 for $350

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Ever since Samsung unveiled its latest flagship series, the Galaxy S10, the price for last year’s Galaxy S9 model has been going down. Just recently, Costco announced that they will be adding a $200 discount on the Galaxy S9, exclusively for the T-Mobile variant. Originally, this smartphone is available for $599.99 on Samsung’s website and $549.99 at Costco. But for a limited time period, this device can be purchased for $349.99. If you are interested in this … [read full article]