T-Mobile launches investigation into data breach involving 37 million accounts

T-Mobile, the No.3 U.S. wireless carrier by subscribers, said on Thursday it was investigating a data breach involving 37 million postpaid and prepaid accounts and that it could incur significant costs related to the incident. The company, which has more than 110 million subscribers, said it identified malicious activity on January 5 and contained it… Read More T-Mobile launches investigation into data breach involving 37 million accounts

SpaceX, T-Mobile unveil plans to connect mobile phones to satellites for cell coverage boost

U.S wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc will use Elon Musk-owned SpaceX’s Starlink satellites to provide mobile users with network access in parts of the United States, the companies announced on Thursday, outlining plans to connect users’ mobile phones directly to satellites in orbit. The new plans, which would exist alongside T-mobile’s existing cellular services, would… Read More SpaceX, T-Mobile unveil plans to connect mobile phones to satellites for cell coverage boost

U.S. telecom firms T-Mobile, Sprint complete $23billion merger

T-Mobile US Inc said on Wednesday it officially completed the $23 billion merger with Sprint Corp, solidifying its position as the No.3 wireless providers in the United States. The deal comes after a long legal battle between multiple state attorneys general which argued that a merger between T-Mobile and Sprint would be anticompetitive. The combined… Read More U.S. telecom firms T-Mobile, Sprint complete $23billion merger

T-Mobile, Sprint wins U.S. approval for merger

T-Mobile US Inc won U.S. antitrust approval for its $26 billion takeover of rival Sprint Corp, the Justice Department said Friday, clearing a major hurdle to a deal that merges the nation’s third and fourth largest wireless carriers. The companies have agreed to divest Sprint’s prepaid businesses, including Boost Mobile, to satellite television firm Dish… Read More T-Mobile, Sprint wins U.S. approval for merger

Telecom firms T-Mobile and Sprint win security approval for merger

T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp have won backing for their $26 billion merger from two national security reviews on Monday, clearing key hurdles in their tie-up bid. The deal got a nod from the Committee on Foreign Investment (CFIUS) in the United States as well as the Justice Department, Department of Homeland Security, and… Read More Telecom firms T-Mobile and Sprint win security approval for merger

T-Mobile US awards Nokia $3.5billion deal for supply of 5G network equipment

T-Mobile US named Nokia to supply it with $3.5 billion in next-generation 5G network gear, the firms said on Monday, marking the world’s largest 5G deal so far and concrete evidence of a new wireless upgrade cycle taking root. No.3 U.S. mobile carrier T-Mobile, which in April agreed to a merger with Sprint to create… Read More T-Mobile US awards Nokia $3.5billion deal for supply of 5G network equipment