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Want To Get Your Hands On The Nokia Lumia 710 Right Now? Win This eBay Auction.

Anyone looking to get their hands on the Nokia Lumia 710 a few days before a launch on T-Mobile should take note of this eBay auction going down. Unlike most eBay auctions that take place with an unreleased phone, the current bid isn’t outrageous at $295. The seller: “pimptology2000″ has a perfect seller rating so we’re inclined to think this is a legit handset. It’s likely a T-Mobile employee won this device … [read full article]

Untethered Podcast Episode 3 now available for listening and download!

Hello, all. It’s Thursday evening and you know what that means. The recording from last nights installment of the Untethered Podcast has been uploaded and is ready for your listening pleasure. Last night’s episode featured the all-mysterious David, Marques Brownlee of the MKBHD YouTube channel and yours truly. We rambled about all things mobile last night, from Ice Cream Sandwich updates to the shortcomings of Microsofts marketing endeavors for Windows Phone. We also … [read full article]

Best Buy Offering myTouch 4G Slide As “Deal Of The Day”

Anyone looking to score a solid deal on the myTouch 4G Slide, with its newly unlocked bootloader should look no further than Best Buy. Best Buy’s current “deal of the day” has the 4G Slide completely free for the next 14 hours and 53 minutes and you can choose from Black or Khaki. Of course the price requires a new two-year contract and like all good deals as of late, this … [read full article]

Nokia Lumia 710 Makes “Coming Soon” Appearance On T-Mobile Website

It’s common for T-Mobile to list upcoming smartphones on their website as “coming soon” so we’re not surprised to see the upcoming Nokia Lumia 710 Windows Phone hit T-Mobile.com. Actually, if I recall correctly, the Lumia 710 has been on the T-Mobile website for a few days now just caught internets attention. The Lumia 710 hits on January 11th for $50. “Available in a black or white finish, the Nokia Lumia … [read full article]

HTC Unlocks All Android Bootloaders From Smartphones Launched After September 2011

HTC has updated their developer site yet again, and they did so with some excellent news: All HTC Android devices launched after September 2011 are unlockable. The website will be updated accordingly to reflect this in the coming weeks. We continue to work on models launched prior to September 2011, please check back often for the status of older devices. For T-Mobile, you’ve got the HTC Sensation 4G, the myTouch 4G … [read full article]

Untethered Podcast Episode 3 live tonight on Ustream!

Hey, all. Taylor here. I’m just dropping in to remind everyone that it’s Wednesday and we will be holding our third episode of the Untethered Podcast on Ustream tonight at 8 PM Eastern. We will be talking about all things Android (and other operating systems, too), coffee, how crazy David is and who knows what else. So join us in the Ustream chat room at 8(ish) for all kinds of … [read full article]

T-Mobile Sending Out Text Messages Announcing The End Of The AT&T Deal

I’ll assume for the moment that if you are reading this, you are already well-aware that AT&T’s offer to purchase T-Mobile was withdrawn by AT&T last week. If you haven’t already heard, AT&T withdrew their offer to purchase T-Mobile for $39 billion dollars. Glad that’s out of the way as we thought we’d post up this little nugget of goodness as T-Mobile began alerting customers regarding the ends of talks with AT&T via text message. … [read full article]

Google’s Andy Rubin Says 3.7 Million Android Devices Activated During Christmas Weekend

A big congrats to Google’s Andy Rubin announcing this morning via a Google+ posting that Android activations eclipsed 3.7 million during Christmas weekend. Stated another way, between December 24th and 25th, Android saw a whopping 3.7 million Android devices activated. “There were 3.7M Android activations on 12/24 and 12/15. Congrats team-Android.” The boom in Android growth has also led to the Android Market passing 10 billion downloads earlier this month. These … [read full article]

T-Mobile “Winter Sales Event” On The Horizon, Details Coming Later

This little goody just hit our inbox breaking down T-Mobile’s planned winter season marketing campaign. It’s filled with the usual marketing mumbo jumbo including what goes on the walls and windows at T-Mobile corporate locations. This is all pretty standard writing except for one line that catches our attention…the promise of a “Winter Sales Event” coming up in the near future. As the image itself states, info will come at a later date … [read full article]

The Continuing Saga Of The Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab Ice Cream Sandwich Update

The continuing saga of the Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab Ice Cream Sandwich update continues into yet another day as a new rumor suggests Samsung will release a “Value Pack” in lieu of the full Android 4.0 update. This “Value Pack” would bring some of the Ice Cream Features to the Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab line up without stressing the hardware as Samsung suggests would be the case with the full update. The … [read full article]

T-Mobile Follows Up On January Promise, Launches 25 4G Devices In 2011

T-Mobile announced just a short while ago the completion of a mission promised all the way back on January 6th, 2011 at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. During the T-Mobile keynote, CEO Philip Humm announced that T-Mobile would launch 25 HSPA+ devices in 2011 and they’ve done exactly that. Furthermore, T-Mobile promised at least some of those devices would run on the 42Mbps HSPA+ network and they’ve achieved that with … [read full article]

HTC Bootloader Unlock Now Supports myTouch 4G Slide

HTC has kept their word, albeit slower than we expected to continue offering bootloader unlocks for various devices within their line up. As of today they’ve officially added the myTouch 4G Slide to the mix and that’s news we’re very happy to report. If you’re eager to unlock the 4G Slide bootloader, you can begin your quest at the HTCDev website linked below to get started. Happy unlocking. [read full article]