Tag: T-Mobile

Amazon may be the only hope to make the T-Mobile/Sprint merger happen

Amazon Another wrinkle in the ongoing merger saga of T-Mobile and Sprint has emerged, and it involves one of the biggest tech companies. Reuters reports, via unnamed sources, that Amazon has expressed interest in acquiring Boost Mobile, the no-contract carrier that has been a long-time subsidiary of Sprint. Editor’s Pick T-Mobile Sprint Merger: Everything you […]

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Best prepaid phones (May 2019)

There was a time when prepaid plans were reserved almost exclusively for young people and often the “credit challenged.” After all, prepaid phone plans were generally less impressive than carrier plans, with too many restrictions to make them appealing, and prepaid phones were just a small step better than utter garbage. Thankfully, this situation has […]

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The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a don’t feature RCS messaging on T-Mobile

Rich Communications Services (RCS) messaging has been touted as the successor to standard text messages, but you’ll have to go without it if you’ve got a Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3a on T-Mobile. Responding to someone on Twitter, T-Mobile bluntly said “no” when asked about RCS support for the new Pixel phones. Compounding matters, […]

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FCC Demanding More Information From AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon Regarding Phone Location Data

Location data can be a contentious subject, especially when it comes to who has access to it. Where that data goes beyond, say, a wireless carrier, is important. And now the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is demanding more information regarding that data from the biggest wireless carriers in the U.S. Motherboard has the […]

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Verizon partners with YouTube TV, a move T-Mobile should have made

In a press release posted today, Verizon announced a new partnership with Google’s YouTube TV, the cord-cutting cable service. Through the new partnership, Verizon customers will be able to subscribe to YouTube TV right through their various Verizon accounts, including Verizon Wireless. The press release doesn’t mention any special discounts or perks for Verizon customers […]

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