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T-Mobile Adds Faster International Data Option with T-Mobile One Plus

T-Mobile Adds Faster International Data Option with T-Mobile One Plus

T-Mobile USA announced a new plan, T-Mobile One Plus, which offers faster data roaming while abroad, as well as several other features.
The new plan, available for $25 per line on top of the standard T-Mobile One line charge, includes unlimited data roaming in multiple countries at 3G speeds. The standard T-Mobile One plan offers unlimited data roaming in those countries as well, albeit at much slower 2G speeds.
It also includes …

Lobby Bar – July 1: Unlocking Hotel Rooms with Thumbs, Making Friends In-Flight, and the World’s Largest Porch

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Lobby Bar – A Coveted Collection of FBT News and Views
Exceptions. Remember that nothing in life is free. Unless it’s T-Mobile’s high-speed international LTE roaming – find out how well it performs in Europe. Well okay, there’s still no such thing as a free lunch… except if you’re a T-Mobile customer on a Tuesday, in which case you can grab some free pizza, that is if the gods are smiling on …

T-Mobile Simple Choice High-Speed LTE Roaming for Europe – Review and Test Drive

On a streetcar in the Grünerløkka district of Oslo

T-Mobile USA recently announced it would offer its customers free high-speed 4G LTE roaming in Europe starting in July but it apparently couldn’t wait to pull the plug on the previous, much slower, offering.
The high-speed service will be available in over 50 countries including all of Scandinavia and that’s where we decided to give it an early road test.
Before revealing our findings, I need to explain T-Mobile’s standard offering, which …

T-Mobile to Offer Customers Free 4G LTE Data Roaming in Europe

T-Mobile to Offer Customers Free 4G LTE Data Roaming in Europe

T-Mobile USA, which currently offers its customers free, but slow, data roaming in over 140 countries across the globe, will provide high-speed LTE at no charge to its customers traveling in Europe this summer.
The high-speed service will be available in over 50 countries including Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
The 4G LTE service will be automatically …

Lobby Bar – June 17: Sky Camping, Renaming Airlines and Automobiles, and Broken Windows Offenses

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Lobby Bar – An Extraterrestrial Excerpt of FBT News and Views
Yellow versus Magenta. Now that all wireless carriers seem to offer the best service at the best price with the fastest speeds and the most data, T-Mobile has upped its game by offering free pizzas on Tuesdays, albeit with some complications. To combat this offer, rumor has it that AT&T is partnering with IKEA to offer customers a free loveseat …

T-Mobile Tuesdays Pizza Roulette: Do You Feel Lucky?

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When T-Mobile unveiled its new T-Mobile Tuesdays customer rewards program, it sounded too good to be true: the mobile operator would give its customers free Dominos pizzas, movies, Gogo in-flight Wi-Fi, and Wendy’s Frostys. And, in part, it was.
Last week, the self-proclaimed “Uncarrier” failed to deliver what it had promised when its servers were overloaded by the demand. While some reported getting their free pizzas, posting photographic evidence on Twitter, …

Lobby Bar – June 10: Pizza Timeshares, Champagne in Orbit, and Cold Hard Cash Cars

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Lobby Bar – A Confounding Compendium of FBT News and Views
Remain the same. What on earth will happen if the United Kingdom decides to leave the European Union? The answer: chaos will ensue. Should the vote go in favor of the Brexit, the announced it would immediately adopt its own currency and begin driving on the opposite side of the road as the other countries.
Power of Internet. Let Google be …