Posts by Mystictrust

T-mobile recognizes bad economy, wants to help!

T-mobile has caught on with the notion that the economy sucks and they want to help. Introducing the “Equipment Installment Plan” or EIP for short which will allow qualifying individuals to purchase the phone of their choice and pay it off in four monthly installments. Apparently, it seems right now that you can walk out of the store with no money down, and expect that first payment to charge to your next bill – a wonderful “tool” … [read full article]

Host change

Just a quick heads up from the TmoNews Tech Guy…. the switch to our new host is nearing completion. As I’m sure you’ve noticed by now if you’re reading this, going to tmonews.com now redirects you to an interesting looking URL. Don’t worry! It’s not permanent, and you DON’T have to update your bookmarks or anything crazy like that. It may take a few days for the URL in your address bar to go back to normal, … [read full article]

Servers issues – site stability

Update: Forums are back online. We sincerely apologize for the issues this site has been experiencing recently. The server we are hosted on seems to have been having some problems and even though it apparently was supposed to have been back online 10 minutes ago, it obviously still has some major stability issues. It really troubles us here to keep having us go through periods of unavailability, and we’re going to do whatever we can … [read full article]

And the veil has been lifted!

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Alright Tmonews readers we’ve got some exciting news for you! Yes, that’s right, finally something to get your heart jumping, your blood flowing, and your adrenaline racing…the merger between Suncom and T-Mobile is finally winding down to completion, and we’ve got the scoop! The magic happens on September 5th, when Suncom officially becomes T-Mobile and [most likely] will display the T-Mobile tag on all current Suncom phones. WOOOOO!  Suncom rate plans are … [read full article]

Win free T-Mobile@Home service, year of rent/mortgage payments

Interested in winning one year of free T-Mobile@Home service and mortgage or rent paid for that year? I’ll bet you do!! Well, one lucky winner in each of three locations for the T-Mobile@Home launch event (New York, Chicago, and Denver) will be walk..ing home with this fantastic prize package on July 2nd. That could be up to a $30,120 value for each winner! See, you know, the official rules state you can only get up to $30,000 … [read full article]

Blackberry outages, BIE/BIS 2.5 upgrade

Great news, an upgrade is coming to your Blackberry email services! According to this post at BGR, BIS 2.5 is going to be rolled out in the coming days, enabling HTML email, Hotmail and MSN support, and push email through AOL. In order for this upgrade to take effect, BIE service will be shut off nationwide from 00:00AM Eastern (Midnight) to 08:00AM Eastern on June 28th… yes, that’s today, so if you’re reading this … [read full article]

T-Mobile@Home… finally launching (July 2nd)

Great news! If you’re a part of our forums then you may have already noticed a very informative post detailing a little bit about the T-Mobile@Home service launching soon. In case you’ve forgotten or are just now finding out about this, you’ll be able to replace your landline carrier with T-Mobile’s VoIP home service… kind of like Vonage but cheaper (well, as long as you already have a $39.99 cell phone plan). … [read full article]

Feature suggestion… we need your help

TmoNews is working on coming up with some fresh, new ideas for this blog that will ROCK. YOUR. WORLD… or, at least keep things a little more interesting around here. And just to get it out of the way, blog news is NOT coming to a halt and we will NOT stop bringing you news, that is coming back soon. We’re more interested in what you all might have to say about features then just churning out … [read full article]