T-Mobile Event On March 26 Expected To Unveil UNcarrier, LTE and iPhone Plans
T-Mobile is changing radically and on March 26 the carrier will reveal the details. The media invite for the event reads: "We're still a wireless company. We're just not going to act like one anymore."
What's behind that tag line are the new simplified rate plans without contract. See this leaked brochure on TmoNews for a glimpse on what UNcarrier is.
T-Mobile is also expected to tout its LTE plans and maybe is also revealing its Apple device plans.
Is Sprint finally ready to stop being the wireless industry's whipping boy? LightReading reports that new Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure has pledged that Sprint will unveil some "very disruptive" new prices and plans next week, which will hopefully finally get T-Mobile CEO John Legere to shut his trap about Sprint's godawful "Framily" campaign (OK, we don't rea ... Source: BGR
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Aug 15 2014, 5:15pm CDT
An internal T-Mobile memo published by TmoNews says the company will begin enforcing rules against peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing and unauthorized tethering from August 17 onward.
The terms and conditions of T-Mobile US have contained restrictions on P2P and tethering since 2008, but enforcement appears to be new. The memo says that "only customers with Unlimited High-Speed Data" will be affected, and they will be given warnin ... Source: Ars Technica
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Aug 14 2014, 11:03am CDT
If you're using your unlimited T-Mobile 4G/LTE plan to download the last season of Game Of Thrones in all its 1080P glory, stop now or be throttled. According to an internal memo to staff, T-Mobile knows if you abuse your data allowance and wi ... Source: GizmodoFull article at: GizmodoAug 13 2014, 11:18pm CDT
Following a trend started by Verizon, a recently leaked memo suggests that T-Mobile will begin to throttle some unlimited data users that constantly misuse their network. Read ... Source: Neowin
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Aug 13 2014, 9:46pm CDT
On the heels of Verizon's announcement that it will periodically throttle the LTE speeds of its most prodigious users during times of network congestion, a leak from T-Mobile has revealed a similar program -- but with a different approach. Rather than targeting a certain percentage of the heaviest users without discrimination, the carrier plans to first educate and then restrict the speeds of only those users who are in violation of the terms and conditions of the "unlimited ... Source: MacNN
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Aug 13 2014, 8:36pm CDT
Cam Bunton / TmoNews:
T-Mobile to throttle customers who use unlimited LTE data for torrents/p2p — In an internal memo to staff, it's been revealed that T-Mobile is going to clamp down on users taking advantage of their unlimited 4G/LTE plans for peer-to-peer file sharing ... Source: TechmemeFull article at: TechmemeAug 13 2014, 5:35pm CDT
If you're using T-Mobile's network to torrent all seven seasons of The West Wing (remember kids, piracy is for jerks) or tethering like an absolute madman, don't be surprised if your data speeds start dipping dramatically over the next few w ... Source: Engadget
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Aug 13 2014, 4:06pm CDT
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