News of Note—FirstNet phones, T-Mobile’s BOGO deal, Round Room’s acquisition and more

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Motorola is reportedly preparing a 5G “mod” for its smartphones. (stevepb/Pixabay)

Here are the other stories we’re chasing today:

> AT&T will sell the new LG V35 ThinQ smartphone—and it noted the gadget will support its FirstNet spectrum. Release

> Motorola is reportedly preparing a 5G “mod” for its smartphones. MWL article

> T-Mobile said it will kick off a buy-one, get-one smartphone promotion on phones from Samsung, LG and others starting in June. Release

> ZTE reassigned two senior executives amid ongoing discussions between ZTE and the United States. The Hill article

> Round Room, a Verizon authorized retailer, said it acquired Wireless Advantage, a Verizon Premium Retailer that operates 45 locations in the southeastern U.S. Dealerscope article

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