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Telefonica Exec Warns T-Mobile Over Dropping Subsidies

There’s been no shortage of detractors over T-Mobile’s risky decision to move to a Value Plan only world in 2013. Now, Tracy Isacke, director of Telefonica Digital, a large Spanish multinational telecommunications company with more than 313 million customers worldwide is advising T-Mobile not to go down this path. Isacke suggests taking it from experience as Telefonica decided to undertake … [read full article]

Google’s Zeitgeist 2012 Top Searches Includes Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II

As 2012 winds down, Google releases its Zeitgeist report reminding us of all the fantastic events, searches, news and happenings that took place during the year. That’s all well and good, but we’re a technology site so we care about the tech and geeky stuff. So how about those top 10 Tech Gadgets, Phones and Consumer Electronics? Fans of the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II have plenty to cheer … [read full article]

Leaked List Shows Just One HTC/T-Mobile Handset Receiving Jelly Bean Update

While we wait for HTC to officially announce a timetable for their upcoming Jelly Bean updates, HTC insider @Football4PDA  leaked his own list of purported candidates for the Jelly Bean update. Unfortunately, there’s just one T-Mobile handset on the list with the Ville, better known as the HTC One S. As it stands now, according to this list which could easily be incomplete, the Sensation 4G and Amaze 4G are nowhere … [read full article]

Poll Of The Day: Will You Buy An iPhone On T-Mobile?

After years of waiting, the iPhone looks to be all but a sure thing for T-Mobile sometime early next year. While T-Mobile nor Apple have confirmed which “Apple Products” will arrive on Magenta store shelves, T-Mobile’s CEO John Legere hinted at the worlds most “iconic device” landing soon. Which leads to our question and today’s poll is…will you buy an iPhone on T-Mobile? Now please, let’s not make this poll a “which … [read full article]

Editorial: T-Mobile Needs To Focus On The Real Network Issue: The Large Swath Of 2G-Only Markets

After T-Mobile’s announcements last week, I spent some time over the weekend evaluating T-Mobile’s work over the last two years. We all remember how T-Mobile was effectively paralyzed by the attempted acquisition by AT&T in 2011, and how it really messed up the company. Initially, I felt that T-Mobile’s announcement of the modernization of its network throughout 2012 was a great plan. I was hopeful that this would finally mean that T-Mobile will … [read full article]

T-Mobile Confirms Live Network Modernization In Seattle, Minneapolis And Atlanta

T-Mobile’s CTO Neville Ray already the addition of three new markets last week at the company’s Investor Conference with parent company Deutsche Telekom in Germany. T-Mobile’s PR department further confirmed the launch of these new markets: Seattle, Minneapolis and Atlanta via press release. However, the key takeaway from the press release isn’t the confirmation of the three new markets, but the specific geographic areas where they’ve launched: Atlanta, including the surrounding cities of: … [read full article]

Samsung Releases Part 2 Of Their “Premium Suite” Upgrade Teaser For The Galaxy S III

Samsung’s unveiling Part 2 of their “Premium Suite Upgrade” for the Galaxy S III, with a host of new features and a brand new 3:32 video clip showing it all off. The release of Part 2 comes a few days after Samsung teased part 1 with a 4 minute video clip showing off a completely separate list of features. Clearly, Samsung wants to put the “Premium” in “Premium Suite” with a nice list of additions including: … [read full article]

Walmart Drops Samsung Galaxy S III Price To $98, Not A Holiday Special

Looking to score a Samsung Galaxy S III on T-Mobile? Best take a good long look at Walmart as their new price for the Galaxy S III drops to $98. No, this isn’t a holiday promo as this pricing should last beyond the end of the Christmas holiday shopping season. This is a great deal and a better offer than even T-Mobile’s own pricing. The price is good for both new customers … [read full article]

Minor HTC One S Software Update Rolling Out Now

Good morning HTC One S owners, there’s a minor software update rolling out this morning and we hope it’s in preparation for a future Jelly Bean Android 4.1 update. This mornings update will take your smartphone from software version 2.35.531.7 710RD to 2.35.531. 10710RD. T-Mobile’s current HTC One S support page doesn’t reflect this mornings update which means we’re not quite sure what has changed. We do know the update is around … [read full article]

Samsung Teases “Something New” At Consumer Electronics Show Next Month

The Consumer Electronics Show, better known as CES around these parts kicks off in just over a month and we expect that Samsung will play a major role. What kind of role Samsung will play remains uncertain, but according to this 18 second video clip we can expect “innovation,” “ideas,” and “something new.” The video urges you to prepare for January 8th through the 11th and we expect Samsung to have some great stuff like always. Unfortunately, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Confirms GoSmart Mobile Prepaid Brand, Trial In “Select Cities”

T-Mobile has confirmed to FierceWireless that a new prepaid brand, GoSmart Mobile is available in “select markets.” T-Mobile also told the publication that the carrier will be using results from the trial period to “make a decision about a potential national launch sometime in 2013.” T-Mobile reps wouldn’t clarify the markets GoSmart is being tested in, nor the type of devices or prices the service will offer. Our leak earlier int he … [read full article]