T Mobile was originally founded in
the United Kingdom in 1993 as the worlds first network to operate on the 1800Mhz
frequency. They operated under the name One2One, and were owned by
Deutsche Telekom purchased the business in 2002 and rebranded it
under their global mobile phone brand T-Mobile.
In January 2008
T-Mobile merged itís HSDPA and 3G networks with rival 3 (
3G), resulting in the UK's biggest network of itís type.
2009 there was a joint announcement from T-Mobile owner Deutsche
Telecom and France Telecom that T-Mobile UK and
were merging their operations in the
. The result is now the
UKís largest mobile phone network with a 37% market share.
Although both companies operate under their own brand, the newly
merged company is now called Everything Everywhere.