T-Mobile Goes $0 Down for iPhone 5S, 5C 16GB Models for the Holidays
T-Mobile eliminates the down payments on Apple's new iPhone models just in time for the holiday shopping. Starting today, T-Mobile goes $0 down for the 16GB models of new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. This limited-time offer is now available in both physical and online T-Mobile stores.
Three iPad models are already available for $0 down at T-Mobile with a no annual service contract Simple Choice Plan. These include the new iPad Air, iPad mini and iPad mini with Retina display. 16GB iPad Air model is available for $0 down with 24 equal monthly payments of $26.25. 16GB iPad mini is also available to purchasewithout any down payment, with 24 equal monthly payments of $17.91. Retina iPad mini 16GB model is also available for $0 down with 24 equal monthly payments of $22.08.
All three $0 down iPad deals are available with no annual service contract Simple Choice Plan. T-Mobile says that the affordable Simple Choice Plan adds great overall value to the company this holiday season when combined with $0 upfront amount. Simple Choice includes unlimited talk, text and Web on T-Mobile's nationwide 4G LTEnetwork. This plan now offers unlimited text and data in more than 100 countries around the world at no extra charge.
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 really expect th ... Source: BGR
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4 days ago, 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 Unl ... Source: Ars Technica
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5 days ago, 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 will ... Source: GizmodoFull article at: Gizmodo6 days ago, 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 ... Source: Neowin
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6 days ago, 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 ... Source: MacNN
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6 days ago, 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 and other misuse of their data allowance.
... Source: TechmemeFull article at: Techmeme6 days ago, 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 t ... Source: Engadget
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6 days ago, 4:06pm CDT
Mike Tomlin: 'Witching Hour' for Injured Pittsburgh Steelers Approaching
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin will sit out six injured players during the preseason game against their in-state rivals, the Philadelphia Eagles, on Aug. 21. Tomlin told The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that the "witching hour" -- the impending roster cuts -- for injured Steelers is fast approaching.
Detroit Tigers Beat Tampa Bay Rays 8-6 in 11 Innings
The Detroit Tigers, who are neck-and-neck with the Seattle Mariners for the final Wild Card spot in the American League with the Seattle Mariners, benefited from instant replay in their 8-6 win in 11 innings over the Tampa Bay Rays on Aug. 19.
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