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T-Mobile iPhone 5 users get faster HSPA+ speeds via hacked software

Two hackers claim they can boost HSPA+ data speeds on Apple iPhone 5 smartphones being used on the T-Mobile US refarmed PCS 1900 MHz network.

T-Mobile to launch LTE in March, updates Galaxy Note II for LTE

T-Mobile USA confirmed it will launch its first LTE markets by the end of March. The carrier is also issuing a software update to its Galaxy Note II to allow the device to connect to its new LTE network.

T-Mobile's 1900 MHz HSPA+ refarming efforts reach 100M POPs milestone

T-Mobile USA has deployed HSPA+ on its refarmed PCS 1900 MHz spectrum in 23 cities, covering 100 million people with the improved service, according to CTO Neville Ray.

Amid speculation of iPhone launch, T-Mobile gets network ready

There has been another flurry of speculation that T-Mobile USA will soon announce a deal to carry Apple's iPhone. And while it is likely just speculation, the carrier's network is certainly getting primed for such a development.

T-Mobile expands 1900 MHz HSPA+ service to 10 more markets

T-Mobile USA launched HSPA+ service in its 1900 MHz spectrum in 10 additional markets including Miami; Phoenix; San Francisco; Mesa and Tucson, Ariz.; Modesto, Oakland, San Jose and Stockton, Calif.; and Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

T-Mobile thrives on prepaid growth in Q3, but drops 492K postpaid subs

T-Mobile USA reported a net gain in subscribers for the third quarter, as its prepaid additions outweighed continued losses in postpaid subscribers. The carrier suffered from the launch of Apple's iPhone 5 in the quarter, and it remains the only Tier 1 U.S. operator that does not sell the device.

T-Mobile lights up HSPA+ in 1900 MHz spectrum in Kansas City

T-Mobile USA launched HSPA+ service on its 1900 MHz PCS spectrum in Kansas City. This is the second city that the carrier has launched using its refarmed spectrum.

T-Mobile's 'rock star' CTO faces huge challenge with MetroPCS buy

Until October 3, T-Mobile USA's Neville Ray was merely a chief technology officer. Now he is a "rock star" charged with engineering the largest U.S. mobile network merger in history.

T-Mobile/MetroPCS merger could spur VoLTE innovation

T-Mobile USA's acquisition of MetroPCS has the potential to bring about technological innovations in the U.S. mobile marketplace and accelerate the deployment of advanced services, according to analysts.

Verizon's iPhone 5 unlocked, just needs SIM for AT&T service

Verizon Wireless' version of Apple's iPhone 5 is being sold GSM-unlocked, meaning it can easily be switched to the mobile network operated by the nation's second-largest mobile operator, AT&T, via the insertion of a compatible SIM card.