According to T-Mobile’s update facts, the update includes “Device Anti-Theft,” software stability fixes, and various bug fixes. Of course, you can see everything Android 5.1 offers right here in our writeup. (more…)
T-Mobile announced 3 major moves for the wireless industry this morning at its Un-carrier 9 event – Un-carrier for businesses, the Un-Contract, and Carrier Freedom.
For businesses, T-Mobile is offering lower rates for business users, increased pricing transparency, and a “our best price is our only price” motto. To start, businesses will pay $15 per line. For businesses that need more than 1,000 lines, the price is lowered to $10 a month. Each line comes with unlimited talk, text, and up to 1GB of LTE data. And no access fees. (more…)
Come Wednesday, HTC plans to get “BIG” with its One M9. No, that doesn’t mean a bigger variant of the One M9 that was announced at MWC, it likely means a date of availability for the US. And actually, I wouldn’t be surprised if it has something to do with T-Mobile, potentially even immediate T-Mobile availability on Wednesday. As a reminder, T-Mobile’s next big Uncarrier event is also on Wednesday and their invite mentions the word “ONE” within it. (more…)
Starting March 22, T-Mobile will bring its Data Stash, which is a fancy name for rollover data, to its prepaid customers. According to the press release with details on the announcement, T-Mobile plans to include an initial 10GB “Starter Stash” before starting to roll forward unused data each month that is good up to a year. (more…)
Softcard, the failure of a mobile payment system created by Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile, that tried its hardest to kill Google Wallet for years only to be acquired last month by Google in the most hilarious turn of events, is officially shutting down on March 31. According to emails being sent out to the four Softcard users in existence, the Softcard app will no longer work come March 31 and accounts will then be closed shortly after. (more…)