T-Mobile Intros 2 New Pre-Paid Monthly 4G Plans
T-Mobile USA today announced the addition of two more pre-paid monthly 4G plans to those announced last week. The new plans offer unlimited talk, text, and 100MB of web at up to 4G speeds for $50; or unlimited talk, text, and 5GB of web at up to 4G speeds for $70 per month. When users cross the stated monthly web limits, their data speeds will be throttled down to 2G/EDGE. Both plans are available on a month-to-month basis and don't necessitate a contract.
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Virgin Mobile USA, which is owned and operated by Sprint, transformed itself today into new provider much more closely aligned with the Virgin brand. Significantly, Virgin Mobile USA is now an iPhone-only carrier, meaning Apple's iPhones are the only phones Virgin will sell moving forward.
Nov 7, 2019
T-Mobile today announced plans to offer three new programs offering 5G service for free to certain groups, or cheaply for everyone else. The company is promising to launch the programs when and if it is allowed to merge with Sprint.
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All four major carriers in the U.S. plan to sell the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ beginning in March.
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AT&T plans to cease offering AT&T Smart Limits, a service that allows parents to control their kids' phones, on November 26. Smart Limits will no longer be available after that date.
Nov 16, 2018
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