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T-Mobile shows off gigabit LTE on the Galaxy S8

T-Mobile shows off gigabit LTE on the Galaxy S8

When the Galaxy S8/S8+ were announced yesterday, Samsung reminded everyone that both devices are gigabit LTE and WiFi ready. T-Mobile did not waste any time showing off its very own gigabit LTE with speeds attaining 926Mbps, which, of course, are theoretical since this test has been conducted in a lab. “You know ...

T-Mobile launches new prepaid plans starting at $45

T-Mobile launches new prepaid plans starting at $45

T-Mobile is at it again folks. They announced the release of 2 new SIMPLY prepaid plans and a new ONE prepaid plan for data hogs. We're starting to get used to new Magenta plans every month or so. The two new SIMPLY prepaid plans both include unlimited talk, text and data starting at 4GB of LTE (throttling to 3G/2G ...

Google is handing out Google Fi instant invites for 24 hours

Google is handing out Google Fi instant invites for 24 hours

Because today is Nexus 5X ship day, Google is now giving out instant Project Fi invites to everyone. This offer will be good for the next 24 hours. If you haven't gotten invited yet, this is your chance to try out Google's new service which use both Sprint and T-Mobile services along with WiFi. Project Fi is ...

AT&T bumps data caps on $40 and $70 Mobile Share Value plans

AT&T bumps data caps on $40 and $70 Mobile Share Value plans

It looks like AT&T is in a generous mood lately. Following their data doubling promo on shared plans, they're doing the same thing to the $40 and $70 Mobile share Value plans - 2GB ($40) becomes 3GB and 4GB ($70) is now 6GB. This is not bad if you were considering joining AT&T. AT&T mentions that ''If you buy ...

AT&T to double data allotment on shared plans starting tomorrow

AT&T to double data allotment on shared plans starting tomorrow

If you consider yourself a heavy data user and are an AT&T customer, tomorrow may the day you have been waiting for. AT&T is going to run a promotion where it doubles its data allotment on its shared value plans starting tomorrow, September 28th and ending on October 31st. This offer is good for both new and ...

Cricket Wireless increases high-speed data limits, $55 gets you 10GB

Cricket Wireless increases high-speed data limits, $55 gets you 10GB

AT&T-owned Cricket Wireless announced today that they will be increasing their high-speed data allotments for current and new customers. Starting September 13, and for a "limited time", folks who sign up for their services will be enrolled in the promotion. And if you're switching from another carrier, you ...

T-Mobile to hold Un-carrier 7.0 Webcast tomorrow at 4PM EST

T-Mobile to hold Un-carrier 7.0 Webcast tomorrow at 4PM EST

T-Mobile is at it again folks. They're already planning on announcing their next Un-carrier phase dubbed Un-carrier 7.0. The nation's number 3 carrier claims that they will "continue to rewrite the rules of wireless and this time it’s personal." We have no details as to what will be unveiled, but the event ...

[Uncarrier 5.0] Check out T-Mobile’s Wideband LTE, VoLTE markets

[Uncarrier 5.0] Check out T-Mobile’s Wideband LTE, VoLTE markets

During the Uncarrier 5.0 event, T-Mobile announced that they will be expanding both of their Wideband LTE and VoLTE networks. Neville Ray, Chief Technology officer at T-Mobile, claims that "while we rolled out the network at a record-breaking pace, we are far from done. The team continues to advance the network at ...

T-mobile changing the industry?

T-mobile changing the industry?

The struggling wireless carrier is attempting to change the industry by exterminating the dreaded 2 year contracts when purchasing a new phone. T-Mobile is giving the consumer two options. Option 1: Pay full retail price of the phone up front. Option 2: Put some money down and pay $15-$20 every month (on top of ...

PSA: T-Mobile offering free prepaid phone SIM card activation kit

PSA: T-Mobile offering free prepaid phone SIM card activation kit

If you were thinking about getting out of a contract and wanted to take to join T-Mobile, you should know that they're giving away free SIM activation kits-regular or micro. They usually go for $6.99 in their website and a bit more if you go the eBay route. I just picked one up since I am going to get the ...

Sprint’s Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 gets updated to Jelly bean

Sprint’s Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 gets updated to Jelly bean

Sprint announced today that they're pushing Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean over-the-air to the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 this morning. Along with the Android version bump, this update offers a bunch of bug fixes such as device self activation client update (whatever that means), WiFi Qualcomm driver fix giving the ...

AT&T launches its 4G LTE network in 3 new markets

AT&T launches its 4G LTE network in 3 new markets

If you're an AT&T customer with a 4G LTE device in Fort Myers, Florida, Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Knoxville, Tennessee and surrounding counties, there's some good news for you. Today, AT&T announced that it has turned on the 4G LTE switch in all three of these markets. With these three new markets, AT&T's LTE network ...

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