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All Phones Free, After Rebate Of Course

Unless you’ve been living underneath a rock for the past few weeks (or don’t read TmoNews daily, in which case you should start, like now), you probably know about the HUGE sale Magenta is having this Saturday to celebrate Father’s Day. But here’s something you might not have knew: all phones are free….after rebate. Of course this offer is still awesome, but if you’re like me you probably don’t like dealing with rebates and … [read full article]

Verizon Now The Dominant Android Player, T-Mobile In Second Place?

I suppose in hindsight I really shouldn’t have been as surprised as I was over the results of a recent study regarding Android usage. I would have thought that T-Mobile, as the originating Android carrier would have remained the dominant player in the game, but the handset is really the buying decision now, not the carrier. With that in mind, according to a recent study by Chitika Research, Verizon is now the dominant player in … [read full article]

Motorola Updates Android Update, Cliq and Cliq XT Listed

Update: In my absentmindedness, Alex was kind enough to help me remember this has been posted before, and again here. Turns out, nothing has changed but for now we’ll leave the post up as a reminder for Cliq and Cliq XT owners. It’s not unusual for us to get vague answers regarding future Android updates and certainly with the Samsung Behold 2 situation fresh in our minds, they are fair questions. Motorola … [read full article]

T-Mobile Father’s Day Television Ad Drops In

By now, T-Mobile customers and TmoNews readers are well aware that this Saturday T-Mobile is giving away every phone free.  T-Mobile is most definitely getting more aggressive with this one-day-only offer as it looks to grab as many new customers as it can.  With early store hours and heavy sales expectations, T-Mobile has begun marketing this event and I expect to see this ad quite often in the next 48 hours.  So check out the ad … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches Beta Program For Tuning Up Android Devices

Update: As most of you have already discovered, the beta is closed for today but will re-open tomorrow morning! Well, I’ve got to hand it to T-Mobile.  Applications like this should be included every time a phone is sold.  Announcing… the Android Device Tune-up Beta program.  Since their words are better at explaining this than mine, I’ll just throw in how T-Mobile describes it: T-Mobile is continually looking for ways to bring new … [read full article]

The Shack Launches All Phones Free Sale This Saturday

It looks like future T-Mobile customers will have plenty of choices this Saturday to pick up free phones.  Along with the T-Mobile Father’s Day Super Sale, Radio The Shack is throwing its own holiday sale with an all phones free event. With no mail in rebates, no activation fees and the ability to sign up for Single or Family plans without rebates, any rebates whatsoever, it’s a mighty attractive offer for anyone who wants … [read full article]

Nokia E73 Mode Now Available

Welcome the newest member of Magenta’s smartphone lineup, the Nokia E73 Mode!  This 3G-enabled smartphone offers WiFi, a 5 megapixel camera, a 3.5mm headphone jack, GPS, a full WebKit-based web browser, and support for Mail for Exchange and more.  The E73 Mode is available beginning today for $69.99 with a 2 year agreement or $299.99 retail.  If you haven’t already, make sure to check out some of the first reviews of the E73 (which, … [read full article]