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Google Releases Statement On Apple, Samsung Verdict

With the Apple Samsung verdict news train continuing into another week, one company that remained suspiciously silent on the verdict was Google. The company has now sent out a brief statement responding to the decision, eluding to their hopes that a court of appeals will check the case from the top down. As Google doesn’t take Samsung’s tough language, it’s also keeping the issues directed toward the Samsung camp … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note Returns To T-Mobile Website, Still Out Of Stock

After a mysterious absence from the T-Mobile website, the Samsung Galaxy Note makes a return to T-Mobile.com even as it remains out-of-stock. Even with its return, the rumor mill is still skeptical that the device will ever return to T-Mobile’s inventory, especially given an Android Police report that indicated a source spoke out on the cancellation of the device. However, with the return of the device to T-Mobile’s website, it would … [read full article]

CyanogenMod10 Nightlies Now Available For HTC One S (Ville)

Feeling a little jealous of your Samsung/Android counterparts that have already been enjoying CyanogenMod 10 nighties? Well, if you’re an owner of the HTC One S, feel jealous no more. Owners of the One S can now jump on over to the CyanogenMod download site and get your nightly fix. As always, use of the nightlies should be used only with the knowledge that not all aspects of the device are stable … [read full article]

We Love Unlimited Data, But Is It Necessary? New Study Says Maybe Not.

I believe it goes without saying that the prospect and return of an Unlimited Data plan to T-Mobile excites us to no end. Perhaps it’s psychological, but the comfort of knowing you won’t be throttled is both exciting and makes us remember why we’re happy our beloved underdog carrier had a change of unlimited data heart. Even with the return of Unlimited Data, the question turns to how many of us truly … [read full article]

Samsung, Apple React To Verdict With Brief Statements

It’s safe to say that both Samsung and Apple have very different reactions to today’s verdict in Apple’s case against Samsung. While we wait for Samsung’s inevitable appeal, Apple is seeking a preliminary injunction hearing on Samsung’s infringing products and Judge Koh has set September 20th as the date for the hearing. Apple will have to file it’s motion before August 29th, allowing Samsung 14 days to respond. Meanwhile, both companies have released … [read full article]

Breaking: Apple Vs. Samsung, The Verdict Is In

After what seems like an incredibly short amount of deliberation, the jury in the Apple vs. Samsung case has reached a verdict. The court is reading the verdicts to the lawyers as we type this and so far, the news is really, really bad for Samsung. The future of both of these companies and perhaps the industry as a whole will change based on how this verdict plays out. Updating… Update 1: … [read full article]

Samsung SGH-T779 Finds Its Way To Bluetooth SIG Approval

We do love the smell of fresh hardware in the air and so we bring to you the Samsung SGH-T779, a newly discovered upcoming Samsung device headed to T-Mobile. The biggest tipoff is Bluetooth 4.0, which is something we expect to see on high-end equipment, otherwise we’re pretty much staring at everything we know about the device in regards to a T-Mobile launch. One interesting discovery upon further digging is the Product Name: … [read full article]

Jelly Bean Update For T-Mobile Galaxy S III Leaks

While we’re expect Samsung to start releasing Jelly Bean update for their Galaxy S III models sometime after their August 29th Unpacked event, we haven’t seen a lot in the way of official carrier updates leak out, especially for T-Mobile. This leaked build, JRO03L, is nearly finished but still has a few issues, mainly the inability to use Wi-Fi calling and that’s likely due to this file originating from Samsung and not … [read full article]

T-Mobile Places Right In The Middle In Newest JD Power Network Study

The newest JD Power report, the 2012 US Wireless Network Quality Performance Study shows that T-Mobile places somewhere in the middle when it comes overall wireless network quality. The study “is based on 10 problem areas that affect the customer experience (in order of importance): dropped calls; calls not connected; audio issues; failed/late voicemails; lost calls; text transmission failures; late text message notifications; Web connection errors; email connection errors; and slow downloads. … [read full article]

FCC Approves Verizon’s AWS Purchase, T-Mobile Spectrum Swap

With the Department of Justice’s stamp of approval just a week old, the FCC has given their own seal of approval to Verizon’s proposed $3.6 billion purchase of SpectrumCo AWS spectrum. Part of the FCC’s conditions for approval was a spectrum swap between Verizon and T-Mobile, which would allow T-Mobile to cover an additional 60 million people. Along with the additional pop coverage, T-Mobile will also be able to deploy LTE in … [read full article]

Want To See How The Samsung Galaxy S III Design Came To Life?

A brand new five-minute video from Samsung highlights just how different the Galaxy S III is from different Samsung smartphones. From being inspired by pebbles on the beach, the organic curvature of the casing, to the countless prototypes that led to the final design, Samsung’s Galaxy S III is undoubtedly a beautiful device. The video also highlights some of the technical details involved in creating the curved design as well as the … [read full article]