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T-Mobile and Sprint to sell Boost Mobile, spectrum holdings for merger

Dish Network, Charter and Altice rumored to buy the assets.

What you need to know T-Mobile and Sprint close to agreeing to divest Boost Mobile and some spectrum. Dish Network, Charter and Altice rumored to buy the assets to create new fourth carrier. Deal between DOJ, carriers and asset buyer could be made as early as next week.

T-Mobile and Sprint are edging ever-closer to merger approval by working with the Department of Justice to divest assets  [Read More…]

T-Mobile offers customers $25 tickets to Live Nation concerts

T-Mobile will give its customers $ 25 concert tickets to top concerts this summer as part of its latest T-Mobile Tuesdays promotion. Starting June 11, subscribers can purchase up to four seats to popular touring acts.

The discounted seats will be available throughout the summer as part of a deal between T-Mobile and Live Nation. Each customer can purchase up to four tickets with each T-Mobile Tuesday code.

Among the tours and shows available to T-Mobile Tuesday customers at the  [Read More…]

Amazon reportedly wants to buy Boost Mobile from T-Mobile and Sprint

It looks like Amazon is interested in becoming a full-fledged wireless carrier.

What you need to know Amazon is said to be interested in buying Boost Mobile from Sprint. T-Mobile and Sprint have agreed to sell Boost as part of their merger conditions. Amazon could also pick up spectrum from T-Mobile and Sprint.

T-Mobile and Sprint have announced their intent to sell Boost Mobile should their $ 26.5 billion merger go through, and it looks like there’s  [Read More…]

T-Mobile and Sprint may have to set up a new carrier to get merger approved

U.S. Justice Department wants T-Mobile and Sprint to create a new national carrier with its own infrastructure.

What you need to know U.S. DOJ officials want T-Mobile and Sprint to create a new national carrier to get their $ 26.5 billion merger approved. The new network cannot be an MVNO — it has to be a full-fledged network with its own infrastructure. Essentially, the DOJ wants four national carriers even after the merger goes through.

The FCC  [Read More…]

T-Mobile ONE rebranded as ‘Magenta’, Netflix on Us promo becomes worse

Customers now get 3GB of LTE hotspot data, too.

What you need to know T-Mobile ONE is being rebranded to Magenta. Netflix on Us now includes the Basic plan instead of the Standard one. You now get 3GB of LTE hotspot access before being slowed down to 3G.

Nothing’s more fun than when carriers change their wireless plans, and on May 23, T-Mobile announced some pretty significant changes for its T-Mobile ONE unlimited plan.

First thing’s first,  [Read More…]

The DOJ still doesn’t want to approve T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger

Boost Mobile will be sold if/when the merger is completed.

What you need to know FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is recommending approval for T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger. Boost Mobile will be sold off as part of the deal. T-Mobile and Sprint must commit to building out 5G over the next three years.

Updated 4:01 PM ET: Per a report from Bloomberg, today’s news still isn’t enough to sway the Department of Justice in favor of approving the  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7 Pro arrives at T-Mobile

One of the most anticipated phones of 2019 is now official. Indeed, the OnePlus 7 Pro has been announced, and T-Mobile has started to offer the new device.

The OnePlus 7 Pro is among the most powerful phones on the market and features a massive 6.67-inch display. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, the handset packs 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage.

The OnePlus 7 Pro houses three cameras, including a 48-megapixel main camera with optical image stabilization and  [Read More…]

The Pixel 3a doesn’t support RCS on T-Mobile

Well that stinks.

When Google announced that the Pixel 3a would be coming to multiple carriers in the United States, it was pretty damn exciting. Verizon’s reign of exclusivity is finally over, meaning the 3a is accessible to more people than ever compared to past Pixels.

Unfortunately, if you happen to use the Pixel 3a on T-Mobile, you will be missing out on one big feature — RCS.

RCS (Rich Communication Services) is the framework Google uses  [Read More…]

The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a are likely coming to Sprint and T-Mobile

According to sources at 9to5Google and Android Police, the Pixel 3 lineup will begin selling at T-Mobile and Sprint Both of those carriers will also sell the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL Carrier announcements likely coming at Google I/O next week

Google’s Pixel lineup has been Verizon exclusive since 2016, and while its phones work on all four U.S. carriers when purchased unlocked, it appears that Google will be expanded its carrier footprint in the U.S.

According  [Read More…]

T-Mobile delays Sprint merger following holdup at the DOJ

The new deadline is now July 29.

Initially when T-Mobile announced that it was merging with Sprint, a deadline for the deal to be completed had been set for March 29, 2019. However, thanks to a holdup with the Department of Justice’s Antiturst chief, that date has been missed.

As a result of this, T-Mobile is delaying the merger completion date with a new deadline now set for July 29.

A little over a week ago, we  [Read More…]