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T-Mobile could acquire MetroPCS very soon, several issues remain unsettled

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Deutsche Telekom is reportedly in talks with MetroPCS to merge it with T-Mobile USA.  As many of you probably already know, Deutsche Telekom is the German parent company of  T-Mobile USA and is in the process of…

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John Legere steps up as CEO for T-Mobile USA

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Starting September 22, John Legere will resume control of T-Mobile USA as the CEO.  Legere replaces Jim Alling, who previously filled in at CEO for Philip Humm.  It is no secret that T-Mobile has been struggli…

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T-Mobile and Verizon agree to spectrum deal that will lead to T-Mobile 4G network improvements

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T-Mobile announced today that it has reached an agreement with Verizon to license AWS spectrum in select U.S. markets. The deal will give T-Mobile USA more spectrum in key markets and improve the carrier̵…

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T-Mobile Galaxy S III on sale now for $279.99 after MIR

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T-Mobile is the first U.S. carrier to put the Samsung Galaxy S III on sale today. Pre-orders, online visitors to t-mobile.com, and customers visiting select stores can be among the first in the U.S. to have the d…

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T-Mobile USA 4G smartphones will be FREE on contract June 15 & 16

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T-Mobile wants to send a special thanks to all the Papas, or anyone else walking into its stores later this week, across the United States. To celebrate Father’s Day, T-Mobile USA will host a “Than…

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T-Mobile Galaxy S II Android 4.0 update coming on June 11

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Every time I write about a new phone getting the Android 4.0 update, people ask when the Samsung Galaxy S II will get the same privilege as its high-end friends and family. For T-Mobile USA customers, that answer…

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T-Mobile loses 510k contract customers, gains 187k net customers because of pre-paid

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T-Mobile had a bit of good news, really bad news, and then some kind of good news in the first quarter of 2012. In its Q1 2012 earnings report, the nation’s fourth-ranked carrier revealed that it gained 187…

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Is T-Mobile looking to draft MetroPCS in merger? [RUMOR]

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At least three times per calendar year, T-Mobile USA is rumored to be joining forces with another carrier in order to get out of fourth place. With the exception of the very real and ultimately unsuccessful atte…

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What’s holding up T-Mobile’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich rollout?

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T-Mobile says its network is just as fast as other carriers when it comes to download speeds, but that’s not necessarily true in terms of the Android 4.0 rollout. While AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon have all man…

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Galaxy Note for T-Mobile USA spotted in the wild [Photo]

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Earlier this week, rumors emerged about a device eerily similar to the Galaxy Note appearing in visitor logs. That instantly led to speculation about Samsung’s giant phone-and-tablet, currently an e…

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T-Mobile USA puts HTC One S on sale for $199 beginning on April 25

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T-Mobile USA has confirmed that it will launch the HTC One S next week. America’s fourth-place carrier, in the midst of some brand reinvention, hopes that a $199 price tag and promise of 4G HSPA+ will make…

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T-Mobile turns Carly into an “edgy” speed demon in new commercial [Watch Full VIDEO]

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Yesterday we wrote about T-Mobile USA opting for a change in the way it advertises. While the company for a time had a buzz using spokesmodel Carly to be the sweet, wholesome alternative to creepy swindlers like…

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T-Mobile tells Carly to toughen up in new ad campaign launching April 17

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Can edgier advertising help turnaround T-Mobile’s descent? Since 2010, T-Mobile’s primary advertising method has been to trot out Carly Foulkes, the company’s adorable spokesmodel,…

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T-Mobile expands 4G HSPA+ network, spins late LTE arrival as an advantage

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T-Mobile USA today announced the expansion of its 4G HSPA+ network in several rural areas. Texans in Abilene, Amarillo, Odessa, and Victoria now have faster network speeds on HSPA+ capable devices. So do cust…

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T-Mobile USA loses 800k customers in 2012, gains an LTE network in 2013

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T-Mobile USA is the fourth-placed carrier in the US, and it’s fortunes are only getting worse with each passing quarter. The company announced today that it lost a net 802,000 contract subscribers in Q4…

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