In a segment on his show, sponsored by T-Mobile US, Colbert suggests that its phones be inserted up rear ends to alleviate constipation. Now that's a product endorsement.
Federal Communications Commission's decision to clarify what it means by "reasonable" rates for wireless data roaming could result in stronger wireless competition.
As part of its settlement with the Federal Trade Commission, T-Mobile will pay at least $90 million in customer refunds, as well as penalties and fines over complaints that it put bogus charges on customer bills.
A new salvo in the wireless price war cuts the price of shared data on two lines by 29 percent.
Any way you slice it, Verizon's network solidly beats its competitors nationwide, according to RootMetrics independent network testing. But AT&T is not far behind. And T-Mobile is edging forward, displacing Sprint as a distant third.
AT&T actually owns the use of the term "rollover" from its days when it rolled over minutes as Cingular Wireless.
The wireless carrier will focus first on rural and suburban areas. "We've come a long way with this," says CTO Neville Ray.
The Uncarrier 8 campaign kicks off with Data Stash, a program that lets you keep what you haven't used. Says CEO John Legere: "If you buy data, it's yours."
Under agreement with FCC, the carrier will provide customers with tools that accurately gauge the connection speeds they are experiencing after reaching their monthly data caps.
The executive applauds Sprint's comeback efforts, but says its customers are mostly coming from AT&T and Verizon Wireless.