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(Updated: Solved!) Chicago Area Experiencing T-Mobile Outage?

Update: T-Mobile acknowledged some trouble via Twitter and has since taken to Twitter again and pronounced the trouble over! There are a large number of reports coming into our inbox and @TmoNews Twitter regarding a possible outage in Chicago. We managed to grab a screen shot from a Chicago area store letting us know that Chicago is suffering from an inability to make/receive calls. We’ve pinged T-Mobile to see if … [read full article]

T-Mobile G2 Discontinued, Sent To Smartphone Graveyard

That didn’t take long at all as we recently discovered the T-Mobile G2 was nearing the end of it’s shelf life and as of June 6th it’s officially gone forever. T-Mobile’s first 4G devices will be remembered for it’s highly rated QWERTY keyboard and of course the 4G capability it first introduced us to. We shall remember the G2 as we watch it sail away over the horizon to a smartphones … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tweets Father’s Day Sensation 4G Giveaway

There are some key words that just peak our attention on Twitter and they are “father’s day, Sensation 4G, celebrate, next week, smartphones,” and they just make my heart sing. As it turns out T-Mobile is planning on giving away 10 Sensation 4G’s for a Father’s Day celebration. Do I have your attention now? We’ll find out more details on Monday as we’re unsure if this will last all week or be … [read full article]

Motorola Says Goodbye To MOTOBLUR Name, Thanks Public Feedback

During yesterdays Sprint PHOTON 4G announcement the boys from Engadget caught wind of something interesting, no reference was made to the MOTOBLUR interface in the press material. When asked a Motorola spokesperson confirmed that Motorola is moving away from the name confirming comments made by Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha last August. Motorola stated the decision was due in part to public feedback and that the social functionality of the UI will remain … [read full article]

T-Mobile Website Accidentally Suggests HTC Sensation 4G Is 42Mbps Capable

It’s unfortunate when website hiccups like this occur as future Sensation 4G owners are possibly led to believe that the phone will support these kinds of speeds. The reality is the Sensation 4G, like all good HTC phones in the US running on the T-Mobile network, has the standard HSPA+ radio that supports 14.4Mbps speeds. The HTC product page for the Sensation 4G confirms the 14.4Mbps download speed max so … [read full article]

WildTangent Wants T-Mobile Android Users To Rent Games For 25 Cents

WildTangent announced plans to unveil a new gaming service partnering with T-Mobile this summer allowing customers to play a variety of games on Android-powered devices. Players will have a choice of games they can play for free with advertisements or purchasing titles outright. The added bonus is the opportunity for T-Mobile customers to rent games they can play for just 25 cents for a few hours. The company says the rental fee can … [read full article]

Wirefly Posts Samsung Exhibit 4G Walkthrough Video

The Samsung Exhibit 4G is scheduled to drop on T-Mobile shelves right around the 22nd the of this month but helping hold us over is this 9 minute video courtesy of Wirefly. Giving us a walkthrough of the device itself the Exhibit 4G just might be an undercard overshadowed by the release of the HTC Sensation 4G. The one major thing the Exhibit 4G has over the Sensation 4G, a 21Mbps HSPA+ radio versus … [read full article]

PhoneDog Unboxes the HTC Sensation

Aaron Baker: The Phone Dog, the hair guy, the tweed jacket wearer and now, the model… call him what you want, but when it comes down to it, he is our favorite phone unboxer (Noah still holds a special place in our hearts too though).  So sit back, relax, and enjoy a first look at the sensational HTC Sensation, with HTC Sense (all of that together really tingles the senses since it is such a … [read full article]