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Guest Post: Explaining The “Value” In Value Plan

Editor note: This guest post was written by a T-Mobile employee with hope of encouraging T-Mobile customers to select a Value plan by seeing the real “value” in your choice. With Saturday’s sale focused on Value plans we hope that this post will better explain to you what a Value plan is, why you might want to select it and if you can save money by choosing it. Standard Disclaimer: The views … [read full article]

HTC HD7 Windows Phone Software Update Brings Internet Sharing

T-Mobile HTC HD7 Windows Phone 7 owners take not as a recent update has turned on the internet sharing feature allowing your phone to become a mobile hotspot. We believe the update began as early as yesterday and like most rollouts, could be staggered for the next few days. The introduction of internet sharing has not brought word from the Magenta mothership as to what if any changes must be made … [read full article]

Google And T-Mobile Announce Music Purchases On Your Wireless Bill

The Google Music announcement has just finished and we’ve heard the T-Mobile news as T-Mobile will be the first wireless carrier to partner with Google for direct carrier billing for music purchases through the Android Market. T-Mobile customers will also receive a selection of songs for free via the Google Music app on your Android smartphone from such artists as Drake, Maroon 5 and Busta Rhymes. T-Mobile believes that the combination … [read full article]

It’s Just A Few Hours Away…

We’re T-Minus 87 minutes to the expected announcement of Google Music. All eyes are on Google as they prepare to launch what is likely to be billed as another “iTunes competitor.” We’re certainly eager to see what Google has in store, however the of involvement of T-Mobile on a mystery level is where our attention is truly at. Well now we have just 86 minutes to find out. Watch live, YouTube.com/Android   [read full article]

T-Mobile Says Wi-Fi Calling On Galaxy S II, HTC Amaze 4G Still Priority, Coming Soon

While the hope of a November 13th release for Wi-Fi calling capability on the Galaxy S II and HTC Amaze 4G has come and gone, T-Mobile is still working to push the update out. Unfortunately, the November 13th update was “incorrectly communicated” and now T-Mobile says the update is a “top priority and should be available in the near future.” Sounds good, but we all know that the “near future” … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces 11 New HSPA+ Markets Going Live In 11 Markets, Expanding In 9

T-Mobile announces another expansion of their high-speed, super fast HSPA+ 42Mbps network in 11 new markets and expanding its 21Mbps network in 9 additional cities. The HSPA+ 42Mbps launch markets are : Bend, Medford and Corvallis, Ore.; Benton Harbor, Mich.; Bloomington, Champaign–Urbana and Springfield, Ill.; Columbus, Ga.; Hagerstown, Md.; Montgomery, Ala; Yuba City, Calif. T-Mobile 4G 21 Mbps markets where HSPA+ is launching today: Corvallis, Ore.; Decatur and Peoria, Ill.; Evansville, Ind.; … [read full article]

Preview T-Mobile’s Commercial For “Magenta Saturday” Sale

T-Mobile just posted a sneak preview at their upcoming commercial for the “Magenta Saturday” sale. T-Mobile continues their holiday themed marketing with an elf and Carly discussing the upcoming promotion. Then Carly gets put on the naughty list. Sorry Carly, I guess it’s coal for you this year. Check out the full pricing breakdown for T-Mobile’s “Magenta Saturday” after watching the commercial. T-Mobile (price breakdown), YouTube  

Samsung Galaxy S 4G Upgraded To Android 2.3 Gingerbread

T-Mobile has just released a long-awaited software update for the Galaxy S 4G. The update brings Android 2.3 software version T959VUVKJ6 Gingerbread to the smartphone. Of course this update includes various improvements such as a Google Security Patch and Camera and Wi-Fi enhancements. For Galaxy S 4G owners looking to receive the update, you must install the upgrade through Samsung Kies Mini Software. You’ll find the steps to perform the upgrade at … [read full article]

And It’s Official…T-Mobile Announces November 19th Value Plan Sale

Note: The above list of smartphones and tablets is just a sample list and doesn’t include all applicable devices on sale.  And it’s official, T-Mobile has just announced their November 19th Value Plan sale. Having just posted this info, T-Mobile has now broken it all down inside a press release. Rather than re-hash what was just posted two hours ago, we’ll just direct your attention back to that post … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s November 19th Sale, Dubbed “Magenta Day” Is Another Value-Plan Promotional Sale

Update: We’ve updated this post to reflect T-Mobile’s official announcement of the sale. Back in late October we got wind of T-Mobile’s next “All Hands” sale and after that details were scant, until today. Thanks to some ninja tipsters we’ve got a full look at what to text come this Saturday. “For one day only, Saturday, November 19th, customers can purchase any smartphone on any of T-Mobile’s Unlimited Value Plans and … [read full article]

$0 Add-A-Line Promotion Ending, T-Mobile Sending Out Reminder Messages

T-Mobile is set to begin SMS reminders to customers who took advantage of the $0 add-a-line promotion offered between September 8th and November 2nd of 2010. The promotional offer was extended toward add-a-lines on family rate plans that typically offered a $5 add-a-line on Even More and Even More Plus plans. From our August 30th post of 2010: The offer is available to both new and existing Even More and Even More Plus subscribers.  To … [read full article]

T-Mobile Sidekick 4G Software Update Rolling Out Now

T-Mobile Sidekick 4G customers should be on the lookout for a new software update that kicked off yesterday and will last through December 15th. It’s a minor bug fix update but any and all updates are welcome. The new update features the following improvements: Ability to turn off optical trackpad Improved device stability Improved performance of DriveSmart over Bluetooth That’s all for the update, Ice Cream Sandwich it isn’t but we’ll take … [read full article]