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‘Enhanced’ Yelp App Now Pre-Loaded On New myTouch By LG And Samsung Exhibit II 4G Smartphones

This one almost passed us by — as of November 2nd a special version of the Yelp App for Android specific for T-Mobile customers is now pre-loaded onto the Samsung Exhibit II 4G, T-Mobile myTouch and T-Mobile myTouch Q smartphones. Existing T-Mobile customers with Android smartphones are able to download the specialized free app straight from the Android Market. T-Mobile customers will have “new advanced filters” to make searching for business easier and … [read full article]

Adobe Ends Flash For Mobile, Turns Attention To HTML5

Major non-T-Mobile related news happening today as Adobe decides to end development on Flash Mobile Player browser plug-ins for mobile devices. “Our future work with Flash on mobile devices will be focused on enabling Flash developers to package native apps with Adobe AIR for all the major app stores,” said Adobe. “We will no longer continue to develop Flash Player in the browser to work with new mobile device configurations following the upcoming … [read full article]

United States Attorney General Says They Are Ready To Meet AT&T In Court To Block T-Mobile Deal

The Department of Justice antitrust division is ready to meet AT&T head-on in court to stop it’s proposed takeover of T-Mobile USA according to United States Attorney General Eric Holder. Sitting before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, AG Holder (who has recused himself from the matter) said: “The Justice Department does not file matters in court, does not file suits challenging proposed mergers unless we are prepared to follow them … [read full article]

Revisiting The Communication Workers Of America Claim Of 100,000 New Jobs From T-Mobile, AT&T Deal

Earlier today we ran a story regarding the Communication Workers of America union claim that the AT&T, T-Mobile “merger” would create 100,000 jobs. Now we’re compelled to revisit that story thanks to Karl Bode from DSLReports who pretty much turned the words of the CWA upside down and inside out. Most of us recognize that the CWA has an ulterior motive as they see the potential for thousands and thousands of … [read full article]

CWA Union Says 100,000 New Jobs Will Be Created By AT&T, T-Mobile Deal

According to a Communication Workers of American Union analysis, the merger between AT&T and T-Mobile will create more than 100,000 jobs in the United States. The CWA analysis was able to conclude that 96,000 additional jobs would be created along with the 5,000 outsourced customer service jobs AT&T has promised to bring back stateside. The CWA went a step further by scolding opponents of the deal and stating that their concerns … [read full article]

HTC Amaze 4G Confirmed To Have AT&T “4G” Bands On Board?

There has been no shortage of rumors that the HTC Amaze 4G would end up with AT&T bands given the confusion seen amongst the HTC website and the Amaze 4G box. Now thanks to some XDA users, we’ve confirmed that the AT&T bands are present and accounted for inside the device. One XDA forum member took an unlocked Amaze 4G, stuck an AT&T sim card in and set up the proper APN … [read full article]

T-Mobile Springboard Meta-Review, Reminder Of November 16th Launch

Tucked away inside last nights midnight press release for the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus was the news that the T-Mobile Springboard would arrive on November 16th for $179.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate. Remember that extra little pricing catch though: Beginning Nov. 16, customers can purchase the T-Mobile SpringBoard for a $179.99 down payment at T-Mobile retail stores. The Springboard requires a $50 mail-in rebate, with a T-Mobile Value Mobile Broadband plan, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces The Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus With 4G, Available November 16th

T-Mobile has announced it’s very own 4G version of the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus ready to rock your 4G world on November 16th. For just $250 with a two-year contract after a $50 mail-in-rebate there is a special catch here as the pricing includes “20 interest free monthly payments of $10″ on top of T-Mobile’s base data plan pricing of $29.99. T-Mobile customers who are currently on a post-paid monthly subscription will … [read full article]

HTC Confirms Ice Cream Sandwich For HTC Sensation, HTC Amaze 4G

After providing a vague answer regarding which devices would receive an Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade, HTC has just released a full bore list of the first devices that will see the update. The great news for T-Mobile fans is the knowledge that both the HTC Sensation and HTC Amaze 4G will see Ice Cream Sandwich. HTC says that the update will come in early 2012 and that we should “stay … [read full article]

T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide Khaki Close To End Of Life?

Sometimes it takes a reminder for us to remember how quickly the smartphone world changes as we’ve just received word that the myTouch 4G Slide Khaki has been placed on a “sell through” list. We’re told that a “sell through” list indicates that the phone is no longer being ordered by T-Mobile. However, it could take several months to sell through remaining inventory so we haven’t seen the end of the myTouch 4G … [read full article]

T-Mobile Responds To Planned Occupy Wall Street Protest March

T-Mobile has responded with a brief statement to todays news regarding an Occupy Wall Street protest planned for a T-Mobile store in New York City that was set for 12:30pm. As it stands, we haven’t heard anything or seen any imagery that tells us the march itself actually took place. From my experience with TmoNews and over three years of constant conversations with T-Mobile employees they tend to be some of the … [read full article]