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FCC Says AT&T, T-Mobile Merger Not In The Best Interest Of The Public

Expanding on our earlier report concerning the FCC decision, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski issued a draft order earlier this morning calling for an Administrative Hearing before an Administrative Law Judge. According to the FCC, the Chairman’s order requires final approval from the full commission and if it receives the green light, the hearing will be conducted like a trial — involving witnesses, evidence, cross examination etc. In his order this morning, Genachowski … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Black Friday Deals Include Value Plan Deals And Buy Two Accessories, Get One Free

We’ve been wondering what special offer T-Mobile will have for their Black Friday sale and now we’re a look at least one of the upcoming parts of the deal. As seen in the above flyer, T-Mobile is offering the Samsung Exhibit II 4G on an unlimited talk, text and web value plan for $29.99 down with a $30 mail-in-rebate. Of course, moving forward you’ll add an extra $15 per month to your … [read full article]

FCC To Hold Administrative Hearing For AT&T, T-Mobile Article

Chalk up yet another roadblock for the AT&T takeover of T-Mobile as FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announces an Administrative hearing regarding the proposed takeover. The move is seen as another setback for the two companies already facing opposition from the Justice Department in the form of antitrust lawsuit resulting in a February 13th trial date. The FCC hearing would occur at the conclusion of the antitrust trial between AT&T and the Department … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Product Managers Show Off The White Samsung Galaxy S II

T-Mobile just announced the white Samsung Galaxy S II coming to store shelves sometime during the holiday season and they’ve already got a hands-on courtesy of Desmond, T-Mobile’s famous product manager. I’m totally enamored by the “snow white” finish, mostly because black is so standardized for smartphones and it always shows fingerprints. It’s a brief but good look at the white model so check it out. YouTube

T-Mobile To Launch White Samsung Galaxy S II Model Before The Holidays

I guess there must be white theme going for T-Mobile this morning as we just received word that Samsung and T-Mobile are set to release a white Galaxy S II model in time for the holidays. The short press release doesn’t mention a specific date or price. We can safely assume the white model will come with the very same specs as the current Galaxy S II model for sale on … [read full article]

Blackberry Bold 9900 Coming To T-Mobile In White

If any of you have been sitting around patiently waiting and hoping for a Blackberry Bold 9900 model in white, well you’ve just won the lottery. With no solid availability date, the most recent pamphlet sent to T-Mobile customers including with their statement shows the clear as day White Bold 9900. Pricing lines right up with the Black model arriving at $299.99 after rebates on two-year agreement. Perhaps we’ll see this pop … [read full article]

T-Mobile Backpedals, Will Offer Credits For Unauthorized Pay Per Use Data Use

In a move that will be welcomed by T-Mobile customers upset by the addition of a pay-per-use feature to smartphone plans without a current data feature, T-Mobile has decided to credit any unauthorized data charges. This afternoon our report ran surrounding T-Mobile’s unwillingness to return any unauthorized charges due to customers being notified (through multiple methods) about the changes ahead of any data access on their smartphone. This is a welcome … [read full article]

Analysts Turn Sour on AT&T, T-Mobile Deal Prospects

According to a report by the Financial Times, a large number of “analysts” now rate the chances for an AT&T, T-Mobile deal at less than 50%. Some analysts are even going so far as to rate the deal as only having a 20% chance of success for government approval. Bankers are noting that in order for the deal to win approval, AT&T will have to sell significant spectrum, possibly to MetroPCS as rumored … [read full article]

T-Mobile Customers Upset About Pay Per Use Data Plans

At the end of August we were able to obtain a screenshot indicating that T-Mobile was adding pay-per-use data plans to all T-Mobile smartphones that did not currently have an active data plan. The effective date for this plan change was September 15th and T-Mobile customers were supposed to receive notification through one of three methods, sms notification, bill insert or email notification regarding the account change. As it turns out, a … [read full article]

It’s T-Mobile’s “Magenta Saturday” Sale, Are You Shopping?

Today is November 19th which means it’s “Magenta Saturday” and T-Mobile’s big Value Plan sale on all smartphones and select tablets. We’ve broken down the pricing, highlighted the promo video, authored a guest post and of course leaked details first. Will you be taking advantage of “Magenta Saturday?” Let us know if you grab yourself a brand new smartphone or tablet today!

Smartphone, Tablet Price Breakdown For “Magenta Saturday” Sale

Are you looking for a complete price breakdown for “Magenta Saturday?” Well if you are we’ve got the right picture for you breaking down each phone or tablet on sale this Saturday. This image explains what you have to put down, mail-in-rebate, equipment installment plan and the require rate plan. All in all this offer is great for Value Plan subscribers and anyone looking to save some money in the long run. … [read full article]

T-Mobile Customers Video Demo For Receiving Free Music

If you’re looking for a fast explanation on how Google Music and T-Mobile are tied together, then check out the brand new video from Magenta explaining exactly that. T-Mobile’s product manager Desmond will show you how to take advantage of the free music for T-Mobile customers throughout the rest of the year as well a quick glimpse at the Google Music store. T-Mobile will be the first carrier to offer direct billing … [read full article]