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Samsung Galaxy S III Unveiled, US Availability This Summer

The Samsung Galaxy S III is here, official and ready for your googily eyes. Let’s get right to the meat of this and talk specs:  insanely fast 1.4GHz quad-core processor, a 4.8-inch HD display, an 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD recording, 1GB of RAM, 2,100mAh battery and of course, 4G LTE. You’ve got S-Voice for voice action, “Smart Stay” for using the front-facing camera to track your eye movement which will keep the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Carrier Billing Now Available For Movies, Music, And Books Through Google Play

Google has announced they beginning direct carrier billing for apps, music, movies, and books by charging them directly to your T-Mobile bill. There are many ways to pay on Google Play. Some carriers offer direct billing that lets you charge your Google Play purchases directly to your monthly phone bill. This week we expanded this service to include all types of digital content on Google Play. In the U.S., T-Mobile customers can now … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S III/3 Announcement Tomorrow, Watch As It Goes Down

Samsung’s Galaxy S III/3 announcement is less than 24 hours away and they are sending out reminders in hopes of capturing the worlds attention tomorrow. We’ll cover any and all T-Mobile related news as it happens, but you can watch live via www.thenextgalaxy.com or via Samsung’s Mobile Facebook page. It all goes down tomorrow at 2pm EDT. So what do we expect? Well, you’ll have to read this to find out. … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says HTC Sensation 4G Ice Cream Sandwich Update Is Ready, “Available Very Soon”

Sweet music to your ears HTC Sensation 4G owners as T-Mobile updates their support forums HTC Sensation 4G channel with a May 2nd update. According to the update, Ice Cream Sandwich testing has been completed and they expect to roll out the update “very soon.” T-Mobile says to stay tuned for an “official communication” regarding the how and the when for any OTA update. Our last bit of communication certainly told another … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces The ‘Budget-Friendly Prism,’ Out May 6th

T-Mobile just announced the upcoming availability of the T-Mobile Prism, their latest budget friendly option for customers who are searching for their very first smartphone. T-Mobile says the Prism will be available with flexible pricing options including no annual contract as well as two-year contract plans. The T-Mobile Prism is a 3G devices with a 3.5″ HVGA display running Android 2.3. “The Prism allows customers to enjoy variety of entertainment and Web … [read full article]

T-Mobile Offering HTC Sensation 4G Free For New Customers

I generally tend not to print these web-only sales on T-Mobile.com anymore as they so frequent it’s hard to keep up. I’d recommend checking out T-Mobile’s website every day if you’re looking for a special offer. In any case, todays special offer is on the HTC Sensation 4G, now free for new customers and add-a-lines. The web-only deal runs through May 3rd, though it coincides with T-Mobile’s ongoing trade-in offer which … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile Says New Curve With Wi-Fi Calling This Fall, BB10 Devices In November

Update: According to T-Mobile, no announcements have been made for any future Blackberry products.  I know that Blackberry posts are often met with a yawn and “next” mentality these days and I can’t say I necessarily blame that. Blackberry hasn’t really “innovated” in a long time — until yesterday and the introduction of Blackberry 10. We’ve seen hints of Blackberry 10 before, but yesterday’s keynote in Orlando at Blackberry World was the first … [read full article]

I’m Leaving The iPhone Behind And Going Android Only For 30 Days, Can I Be Converted?

This is, by all accounts one of the bigger things I’ve ever done since the founding of TmoNews. So let’s just jump right in, for 30 days, I’m giving up my iPhone completely and going all Android. I’m calling it the “David’s going 30 days with the HTC One S since I know most of you would love to see me drop all signs of iOS in my household Android challenge.” Well, that wouldn’t be … [read full article]

The T-Mobile “4G Tweet Race” Starts On May 3rd

T-Mobile’s newest promotional contest is for all your Twitter fiends out there as T-Mobile wants you to enter the “4G Tweet Race,” and a chance to win a HTC One S. So how do you win? The premise Ladies and gentlemen, start your hashtags. Enter T-Mobile’s 4G Tweet Race and put your social network to the test. You could win amazing prizes. How to play Registration is simple. Just connect your Twitter … [read full article]

T-Mobile Marketing Chief Cole Brodman Retires, Leaving End Of May

T-Mobile USA Marketing Chief Cole Brodman is leaving the company later this month, T-Mobile confirmed early this morning. Brodman held the position of T-Mobile’s Chief Marketing officer for a little less than two years having spent almost 17 years with the company. Brodman will step down as of May 25th, though he will continue as a strategic advisor according to T-Mobile Chief Executive Philip Humm. “It’s a retirement from T-Mobile,” said Brodman, … [read full article]

Newest comScore Reports Shows Android, Apple Continuing Smartphone Dominance

We knew this was coming as the March smartphone market totals are now in and you’ll only need one guess for who continues to reign number one in the US market. Android its dominance jumping almost four full points to 51% of new American smartphone buyers. Apple’s still riding high as well jumping to 30.7% giving the two top platforms close to 80% marketshare. Microsoft and RIM took their own hits dropping to … [read full article]