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Here We Go Again, T-Mobile and iPhone Rumors Persist

Another day, another rumor.  Yesterday we heard about merging with Sprint, but what about surpassing them?  Well, it is very possible that that could happen if this particular rumor came true.  It’s not the first time we have been on this roller coaster, but yet another analyst says the iPhone is coming to T-Mobile.  Tee Examiner’s source says “There were talks about it, then strong rumors. Then, there were problems with … [read full article]

Here We Go Again, Sprint And T-Mobile Rumors Persist

Hey guess what? Another T-Mobile and Sprint merger/acquisition/partnership/holding hands while skipping in the park rumor. This time the Wall Street Journal has stated that Sprint, or more specifically their board of directors is debating whether or not to let rival T-Mobile USA invest in Clearwire. For the record this isn’t the first time Clearwire has popped up in the T-Mobile world as outgoing CEO Robert Dotson has publicly stated that … [read full article]

(UPDATED)Official T-Mobile G2 Images Surface

G2 fans, get excited.  Seriously though, this is important.  What’s as good as live shots?  That’s right, press shots that happen to be on T-Mobile’s servers.  This really puts the nail in the coffin if you ask me, though that is a bit grim (we are looking for positive here).  This phone is in fact coming soon, and does it look great? I think so! Aside from that, all looks good and clear … [read full article]

HSPA+ Expands Some More

It has been a while, but T-Mobile is lightning up HSPA+ all over the place again.  The latest editions include Boston, Mass.; Erie, Penn.; Fresno, Palm Springs and San Diego, Calif.; Miami, Fla.; Richmond, Va.; Spokane, Wash.; and Topeka, Kan.  (I know that there is one TmoNews editor that will be happy to here about Miami’s HSPA+ coverage.) Additionally, just as we anticipated with our leak back in July, Magenta will further … [read full article]

TmoNews Forums Hits 10,000 Community Members!

If you’ve been following us on Twitter at all, or better yet if you’re a registered member on our awesome forums, you would have seen we’ve finally passed the 10,000 registered members mark today (Hip hip horay!). We’ve come a long long way, and we’re definitely hoping to continue with this success. While we’re on the subject of our Forums, let me just briefly include a couple of our most popular … [read full article]

Billshrink Shows The True Cost Of Ownership For Galaxy S Phones

When considering a cell phone carrier these days, the lines are often blurred between saving money and picking the best cell phone.  Well, thankfully, BillShrink is working on this for us and has broken down the cost of ownership between all four carriers when owning the respective Galaxy S device.  T-Mobile often comes out ahead in these head-to-head matches.  In this particular instance of the comparison, T-Mobile actually ends up tied on the … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Offer Smartphone BOGO Again, Now With The Vibrant

T-Mobile has been on a roll this year with offering BOGO promotions again and again, and guess what?  Magenta has decided to offer yet another Buy One Get One Free (BOGO) promotion for what seems the millionth time now.  Beginning September 8th through November 2nd, Magenta will be offering postpaid customers and fully eligible upgrade customers who activate or extend a 2-year contract agreement with a qualifying web/messaging feature a second smartphone/messaging phone for … [read full article]

[UPDATED] $0 Add-A-Line Family Plan Promotion Confirmed

UPDATE: Based on the comments below, many of you were curious as to what “standard add-a-line pricing” would be after the promotional period ended, so we went out and confirmed it with our ninjas.  After January 1st, 2012, $0 promotional lines will have a monthly fee of $5 for Even More Plus 750 min/1500 min/3000 min; $10/month for Even More 750 min/1500 min/3000 min and Even More Plus 200 min; and, lastly, $15/month for Even … [read full article]

And It’s Official, Blackberry 9300 Curve 3G Coming September 8th

Well, chalk up another Blackberry on T-Mobile and while we can’t say we didn’t call this one, it’s always nice when T-Mobile officially announces the date.  The Blackberry 9300 doesn’t have any of the “wow” factors of, say, your typical Android phone but for Blackberry lovers (and there are Blackberry lovers still out there), the BB OS works just fine.  Though we have to say again we don’t understand why Blackberry is releasing … [read full article]