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FTC Warns of Recent Surge in Robocall Scammers Pretending to Be Apple

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has issued a warning to raise awareness of a new and increasingly widespread robocall scamming scheme that pretends to be Apple and Amazon. The robocalls come in two versions, according to the FTC. In the first, a recorded message tells the listener of a suspicious purchase made through their Amazon account, or that the e-merchant lost or is unable to fulfill a current order. The second version is a scam targeting Apple customers and claims suspicious activ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Verizon, Sprint, Ftc, Don, T Mobile, Apple Google, U S Federal Trade Commission, T Mobile Metro


This ‘Phygitcal’ Experience Shows How to Do a Scavenger Hunt in Quarantine

When the pandemic upended experiential in March, marketers had to rethink how to safely engage consumers, leading to an influx of video conference-based virtual events or Covid-19 compliant drive-ins for the past eight months. Pre-pandemic, Chinese smartphone brand OnePlus and T-Mobile would have held a traditional large-scale consumer event with a keynote to launch the...
Tags: Advertising, T Mobile, Performance Marketing, Experiential, Adapting to Crisis


This ‘Phygital’ Experience Shows How to Do a Scavenger Hunt in Quarantine

When the pandemic upended experiential in March, marketers had to rethink how to safely engage consumers, leading to an influx of video conference-based virtual events or Covid-19 compliant drive-ins for the past eight months. Pre-pandemic, Chinese smartphone brand OnePlus and T-Mobile would have held a traditional large-scale consumer event with a keynote to launch the...
Tags: Advertising, T Mobile, Performance Marketing, Experiential, Adapting to Crisis


The best Cyber Monday 2020 smartphone deals include up to 30% off Samsung's coveted Galaxy S20 phones

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Cyber Monday 2020 is a great time to get deals on smartphones and other major tech devices.This year, discounts are especially great on Samsung's coveted Galaxy S20 phones, Motorola's Moto G series, and Google's Pixel lineup.OnePlus is also running a deal where you can more or less get two phones for the price of one: When you buy a OnePlus 8 Pro for $800, you c...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Cyber Monday, Android, Verizon, Motorola, Samsung, Trends, Smartphones, Tech Deals, T Mobile, Tech Insider, Antonio Villas Boas, Product Card, Insider Picks 2020


T-Mobile Becomes First Carrier To Enable 988 Number For Mental Health Services

T-Mobile has added support for the 988 emergency mental health services number more than a year and a half ahead of the Federal Communications Commission's deadline, the company announced on Friday. The Verge reports: T-Mobile customers who dial 988 will be connected to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL) and its network of crisis centers across the US. T-Mobile says it is the first carrier in the US to make 988 available to its customers. T-Mobile chief technology officer Abdul Saad...
Tags: US, Tech, Federal Communications Commission, T Mobile, NSPL, US T Mobile, Number For Mental Health Services, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline NSPL, Abdul Saad


T-Mobile Stuffs 33 Extra Channels Into TVision Live TV Packages as Temporary Fix for Programming Disputes

T-Mobile has come up with a short-term solution to address accusations from multiple TV programmers that its new TVision bundles violated distribution contracts — but the carrier’s headaches are far from over on the issue. On Thursday, T-Mobile announced several “holideals” for customers. Among the offers: It’s adding 33 channels from Discovery, ViacomCBS, AMC Networks […]
Tags: Mobile, News, Discovery, T-mobile, Amc Networks, ViacomCBS, T-Mobile Vision


T-Mobile Is Killing Off the TVision Home Internet TV Service After Launching Cheaper OTT Bundles

This comes as no surprise: T-Mobile is shutting down the TVision Home “fat bundle” pay-TV service, which carried a starting price of $100, at the end of the year. The announcement comes just a few weeks after the wireless carrier debuted a new set of over-the-top live TV services, also (confusingly) under the TVision brand. […]
Tags: News, T-mobile, T-Mobile TVision


Warren Buffett's Berkshire makes new bets on drug stocks and T-Mobile, sells some Apple and JPMorgan

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway had a few changes in its equity portfolio in the third quarter.
Tags: Apple, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Berkshire, T Mobile


T-Mobile Faces Having to Revise TVision Bundles After Programmers Cry Foul

T-Mobile’s hyped move to “un-cable” the pay-TV bundle has run into the buzz saw of the cable industry’s distribution contracts. And now the wireless carrier is being forced to rethink the pricing and packaging strategy of its low-cost TVision streaming play. On Nov. 1, it launched three new TVision “skinny bundles” aimed at cord-cutters, initially […]
Tags: News, Discovery, T-mobile, T-Mobile TVision


T-Mobile Will Stop Saying Its 5G Network Is Better Than It Actually Is

The Better Business Bureau’s National Advertising Division (NAD) told Verizon over the summer to cut it out with the misleading 5G ads, and now it’s telling T-Mobile to do the same. Add that to the fact that the Federal Communications Commission just fined T-Mobile $200 million for its abuse of Sprint’s Lifeline…Read more...
Tags: Verizon, Science, Fcc, Sprint, Federal Communications Commission, Wireless, 5g, T Mobile, NAD


10 things in tech you need to know today

President Donald Trump got five tweets labelled as "misleading." Win McNamee/Getty Images Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.Have an Amazon Alexa device? Listen to this update by searching "Business Insider" in your flash briefing settings.Trump's tweets keep getting labelled as "misleading." The tweets generally questioned the legitimacy of the 2020 election, mentioning Michigan's vote count and cla...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Europe, California, Youtube, Trends, Bloomberg, Sprint, Fox News, Michigan, Donald Trump, Gamestop, Nordic, Trump, Kotaku, T Mobile


T-Mobile Will Pay $200 Million To Settle Sprint's Alleged Lifeline Abuse

T-Mobile is paying the price for the reported misdeeds of its recent acquisition. From a report: The carrier has agreed to pay a $200 million settlement over FCC allegations Sprint abused the Lifeline program for low-income communications, claiming subsidies for 885,000 customers that weren't using the initiative. The agreement also requires that T-Mobile honor the rules of a consent decree.The provider has to reform company procedures and training to ensure that it only makes legitimate Lifelin...
Tags: Fcc, Tech, Sprint, T Mobile


5G coverage map: Every city with Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile 5G

5G may not be widely available just yet, but it's getting there. Here's where you can find 5G in the U.S.
Tags: Mobile, Verizon, Trends, Sprint, T-mobile, AT&T, Other, Smart Cities, 5g, 5GQualcommSponsorship, Tier 4


Deals: Prepare for iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 Mini Pre-Orders at AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile

Pre-orders for the iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 Mini kick off this Friday, November 6. Ahead of that date, we have information on deals that shoppers will be able to take advantage of this week, as well as on launch day on Friday, November 13. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. As a general note, many of the deals for the iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 m...
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T-Mobile’s New TV Streaming Service Aims to Disrupt the ‘Cableopoly’

Key Insights TVision will launch without any advertising partners, though commercials may be added later. T-Mobile is pushing into TV and streaming with a new service, TVision. The new offering, announced by CEO Mike Sievert in a webcast from T-Mobile's Bellevue, Wash., headquarters this week, offers its existing phone service customers low-cost, customized options to...
Tags: Mobile, Advertising, Mobile Video, T Mobile, Bellevue Wash, Mike Sievert, Streaming & OTT


T-Mobile announces TVision, their disruptive streaming service featuring sports and more

After threatening for years to enter the streaming services industry, wireless carrier T-Mobile has finally announced the launch of TVision, its cost-effective streaming service that will debut on November 1, 2020 exclusively to T-Mobile wireless... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, T Mobile, Tvision


T-Mobile launches new TVision streaming bundles, pricing starts at $10 per month

T-Mobile is launching new skinny bundles of live TV and streaming services to compete with expensive cable subscriptions. The carrier has already been moving into the TV market with the acquisition of Layer3 and the subsequent launch of TVision Home last year. However, that was closer to traditional cable, with a price tag starting at $100 a month and availability limited to select markets. (T-Mobile also offers free Netflix with some family plans.) The new TVision lineup is more affordable a...
Tags: Apple, Media, Tech, Netflix, T-mobile, Tlc, Hulu, Epix, Starz Showtime, Tvision, TVision Home, AMC BET Discovery Food Network Hallmark HGTV MTV, ABC FOX NBC Turner ESPN, Amazon Fire TV Plus T Mobile, Dow Draper T Mobile


T-Mobile TVision Services: Full Channel Lineups and Pricing

T-Mobile took the wraps off its new suite of TVision pay-TV streaming services — aimed at cord-cutters — that promises more flexible options for buying over-the-top television. T-Mobile is providing three separate TVision programming tiers: TVision Live (up to three streams per account), which centers on live sports, news and local TV; TVision Vibe (two […]
Tags: News, T Mobile, T-Mobile TVision, T Mobile TVision Services


T-Mobile Announces New TVision Streaming Service, Offers Free Apple TV+ With Subscription

T-Mobile today announced the launch of new streaming service options that include TVision LIVE, VIBE, and CHANNELS, all of which work with a new TVision Hub. TVision LIVE is priced between $40 and $60 per month and offers up live news, sports, and other content along with on-demand TV shows and 100 hours of cloud DVR. Full details on all of the available channels can be found on T-Mobile's website. TVision VIBE is priced at $10 per month and offers over 30 channels from the "most-watched net...
Tags: Apple, T Mobile, Epix, Starz Showtime, Apple TV Plus, T Mobile Apple


T-Mobile Unveils ‘TVision’ Skinny Pay-TV Bundles Starting at $10 per Month in New Play for Cord-Cutters

T-Mobile is taking an aggressive new swing at the U.S. pay-TV sector, threatening to further roil the market’s dynamics: The carrier announced a new suite of TVision internet packages, available nationwide, that start at just $10 per month. With the new over-the-top TV play, T-Mobile wants to attract cord-cutters — and also poach existing cable […]
Tags: News, T Mobile, U S pay TV, New Play, T-Mobile TVision


5 Tips When Choosing an Internet Provider for Mobile Devices

Choosing a WiFi connection for your home is time-consuming enough, so who has time to search for the best internet providers for mobile devices?Well, if you take inspiration from today’s simple tips, you should find the right ISP for your cell phone and tablet the easy way.With many low-cost MVNOs (mobile virtual network operators) entering the market, there’s never been a better time to find competitive deals for WiFi on the go. 5 Tips When Choosing an Internet Provider for Mobile Devices 1) Fa...
Tags: Verizon, Sales, Tech, Mobile Devices, Magenta, AARP, T Mobile, Verizon LTE, Tidal Premium Customer


Apple's iPhone 12 is here, but 5G still needs to catch up

Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the 5G iPhone 12 earlier this week. Apple Apple's iPhone 12, which launches on Friday, marks the company's first smartphones to come with 5G. While it's an important step for the iPhone, 5G support alone isn't enough of a reason to upgrade. The fastest 5G networks operate at a short range and are only found in very limited areas around the US. But bringing 5G to the iPhone 12 ensures that the phone will remain relevant in the future as 5G networks develop over t...
Tags: Apple, Verizon, Cook, Instagram, Washington, US, Samsung, Los Angeles, Trends, Tech, Indianapolis, Smartphones, Analysis, United States, Tim Cook, Smith


Deals: Shop the Best Launch Day Carrier Discounts on iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro

Today is the launch day of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro, which means that carriers are now offering deals and savings on the newest generation of iPhone. In this article we've highlighted all the best iPhone 12 and 12 Pro deals from the major carriers and a few retailers. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. AT&T At AT&T, you can get up to $800 off the i...
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Nationalized 5G is Bad for Small Business, Advocacy Group Says

The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is voicing its opposition towards what it called the nationalization of 5G by the Government. SBE Council’s opposition joins a growing coalition of organizations urging the government to prevent the Department of D efenses’ (DoD’s) takeover of the 5G network in the U.S. The Global 5G Race Small Business Advocate Speaks Against Nationalized 5G The SBE is arguing that the government opting to deploy and experiment with un...
Tags: US, Sales, America, North America, Dod, T Mobile, AT T Verizon, SBE, Small Business News, Defense Innovation Board, SBE Council, Small Business Advocacy Group Says


Apple touted 5G as one of the biggest features in its new iPhone 12 lineup. But here's why 5G shouldn't be the only reason you upgrade.

Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the 5G iPhone 12 earlier this week. Apple Apple's iPhone 12 lineup marks the company's first smartphones to come with 5G. While it's an important step for the iPhone, 5G support alone isn't enough of a reason to upgrade. The fastest 5G networks operate at a short range and are only found in very limited areas around the US. But bringing 5G to the iPhone 12 ensures that the phone will remain relevant in the future as 5G networks develop over the coming years. Vis...
Tags: Apple, Verizon, Cook, Instagram, Washington, US, Samsung, Los Angeles, Trends, Tech, Indianapolis, Smartphones, Tim Cook, Smith, Huawei, Wood


iPhone 12 Starts at $799 With T-Mobile and Sprint Activation After All, SIM-Free Model Still Starts at $829

Earlier this week, Apple's online store indicated that T-Mobile, Sprint, and SIM-free models of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini would start at $829 and $729 respectively in the United States, which was $30 extra compared to AT&T and Verizon models. However, coinciding with the start of pre-orders for the iPhone 12 today, it turns out that T-Mobile and Sprint are now offering customers the same "instant discount" of $30 with activation. This means the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini now start at...
Tags: Apple, Verizon, United States, Sprint, T-mobile, AT T, T Mobile Sprint, AT T Verizon T Mobile, Pro Max, Iphone 12