T-Mobile’s partnership with MLB expands for this year’s All-Star Game

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For this year’s MLB All-Star Game in Cincinnati, Ohio, T-Mobile is elevating its participation. The carrier announced today that its partnership with Major League Baseball would expand, making T-Mobile the Presenting Sponsor of the event. What will that role entail for T-Mobile? Its brand will have “marquee stadium presence inside Great American Ballpark, on-air integrations throughout the All-Star Game broadcast on FOX and FOX Deportes and in social media.” And, just like the last two years, T-Mobile will host All-Star FanFest in the days leading up to the game from July 10-14.

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Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile’s CEOs are paid…. a lot

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One would expect that the carriers in the United States pay their chief executive officers by performance. By that assumption, the total compensation for Lowell McAdam, Randall Stephenson, Marcelo Claure, and John Legere would be in order of their employers’ position in the market. That, however, is not the case. The total compensation for each CEO really varies because each company has a different set of incentives on top of base salaries.

So who is the highest paid leader among carriers in the United States? Hit the break to find out.

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Talk Android Weekly Recap: June 20 – June 27, 2015

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This week flew by with all of the excitement! We posted our reviews of some awesome battery charger’s, OnePlus announced the OnePlus 2, T-Mobile began its Un-carrier Amped campaign, starting with some sweet changes to its JUMP! program. If you missed any of that, be sure to check out some of the top headlines for the week after the break.

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T-Mobile readying “Un-Carrier Amped” for Thursday

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On Thursday, T-Mobile has plans to debut another aggressive strategy called “Un-Carrier Ampled” to tackle the competition. The carrier has yet to detail the new strategy but T-Mobile does say that several of its existing moves will be expanded upon this week, becoming “even bigger, even better, even ballsier” than before. The amping up will take place across the few weeks.

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[Deal] T-Mobile supplying a free storage upgrade with the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge

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The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge offer one of the best Android experiences ever. One huge reason to buy this phone is for the superior camera. It takes very large 16MP photos and can record all the way up to 4K video. It is also rumoured to be getting RAW image support in the future. These features are great, but one huge problem with all this is that they take tons of memory and unfortunately Samsung got rid of the micro SD card slot.

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