Okay, the number of people only a modest 300 or so people signed the online petition, but customers made their opinion known elsewhere. The backlash was strong enough that T-Mobile reversed the decision. Partially.
Good news. Tomorrow we will announce that current corp customer employees can keep their discounts. New plan will apply to new customers.—
Mike Sievert (@SievertMike) April 02, 2014
New customers won’t be eligible for employer or college-based discounts, but existing customers who receive them will get to keep them.