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Ladies and Gentlemen, may we present you with…3G

Up to this point, this is the most official statement (whether internal or publicly) T-mobile has made regarding 3G. Here is what we know: We can expect 3G in New York City sometime in May, and will have UMTS networks up and running in the following markets by the end of the year. New York City Austin NJ and Long Island Las Vagas Minneapolis Miami Dallas Chicago Houston Philadelphia Denver Detroit Orlando Kansas city Atlanta Los Angeles … [read full article]

Is T-Mobile on the right track for success?

Many people feel that T-Mobile has “dropped the ball” in regards to building their network to be bigger and better than the competition. They’ve been slow to release phones, slow to high speed data, lost their hotspots coverage at Starbucks to AT&T with no replacement in sight, and their advertising since the loss of Catherine-Zeta Jones has seemed, to some, to produce an adverse effect in attracting customers. But have they really dropped the ball? Over the … [read full article]

3G, wherefore art thou?

Dearest T-mobile fans, we’ve gotten quite a few requests since we took the site public, regarding 3G release dates. I’d be lying if I said we haven’t heard anything, we hear rumors from many sources. We really want to present you guys with what we have heard, but in an effort to keep our good reputation in it’s place, we want to verify all our information. You may not like it, but more important to us than … [read full article]

What's that I see? Might it be…the Shadow II

[Picture Removed] It’s confirmed from the picture, the Shadow II WILL have MyFaves. We can all breath a deep sign of relief. In this case, pictures speak better then words, so enjoy the first picture of what is going to hit T-mobile’s lineup soon. Who is TmoNews you ask? Oh well lets just say we’re the new source for everything T-mobile. This beauty not only will support T-mobile’s MyFaves, but it happens to be … [read full article]

It Came, It Saw, It Conquered

The fact that every single reader knows the name of the phone above is pretty impressive in itself. Not so long ago the Motorola Razr was the coolest thing to have. Kids begged for it, adults wanted one, everyone was clamoring for this new, cool Motorola phone. This news is coming out of Motorola, and not T-mobile, so those that would like to remain in denial, please do so until an official T-mobile announcement is made. The … [read full article]

T-mobile's plans through Aug. 2008

Have you been looking for some confirmation on when those Nokias are going to drop? Well here it is. The Nokia 5310 and 5610 will be launched on May 21st, no doubt about it. The Hotspot@Home friendly 6301 seems to be getting released on the 19th. Also, for those interested in the new colors for the W490, it looks like you will see Heather Grape and Bubble Gum launched on Monday May 5th. We’re … [read full article]

10 new H@H handsets in 5 months?

Here at TNews, we have been tipped a couple times now, that by the time back-to-school roles around the big T is going to have released ten (Count it, yes…1,2,3,4…10!) NEW Hotspot@Home phones. Sounds like they are really going to try to push the release of TalkForever II, their second phase of H@H. Lets count the phones we already know about: 1. Blackberry Pearl 2 (8120) 2. Motorola Z6W 3. Samsung T339 4. Nokia 6301 5. T-mobile … [read full article]

It's raining Nokias!

We saw here that T-mobile added a sticker to their accessories stating their compatibility with Nokia models 6133, 6103, 6136, 5300, 2760, 6263, 6301, 3555, 1208, 5610, and the 5310. The bolded ones are the handsets that haven’t been released to T-mobile yet. The good news is that we can expect all five of these out in the next three months. The MyFave-less (See: Without MyFaves) 2760 … [read full article]

T-Mobile – Simply Indecisive

With T-mobile, you get more! Er wait…we mean stick together…wait… are you ready for some more unsubstantiated rumors? From the all-too suspicious anonymous source on HoFo, we have a suggestion that T-mobile might be changing their slogan in the US, as well as their site. While we have no information suggestion this is or is not true, the whole thing seems a bit shady to us. Here are two supposed mock-ups: [read full article]

Some fun T-Mobile updates (10 new UMA phones!)

We just received a tip that the TalkForever II, which was previously delayed, has been set for launch on April 15th. Although this date isn’t set in stone, its as good as your gonna get for now. As long as we’re on the subject, we’ll let you in on another little secret. By the time Back To School rolls around, T-mobile plans on having 10 NEW UMA (Hotspot@Home) phones out. Sounds like a stretch to us, but … [read full article]