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Unlocked iPhone Spotted Running On T-Mobile’s 3G Network? It’s True…Sort Of

No, I’m not crazy and yes, this story is about an iPhone running on T-Mobile’s 3G network. Yes we’re talking 3G here because only the iPhone 4S really supports what T-Mobile quantifies as 4G anyway. A small, unknown factoid about how T-Mobile is handling some of its spectrum refarming is that in certain parts of the country, they are using the 1900MHz band (known as the PCS band) for HSPA+. We’ve come to … [read full article]

Nexus S GSM Devices Begin Receiving Ice Cream Sandwich Starting Today

Google has just announced that the Nexus S, their premiere Gingerbread device that launched in November of last year is getting the Ice Cream Sandwich, starting today. It’ll be a rolling release and GSM versions will receive it first — it’s possible some T-Mobile customers could start seeing it as early as today. Google says the update will be staggered over a month so if you don’t receive it today, just … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s #FindTheElf National Contest Now Live, Prizes Include Two Galaxy S II Devices

If you aren’t a resident of Atlanta, Los Angeles or New York City then you might have been a little disappointed that T-Mobile’s #FindTheElf promotion didn’t allow you an opportunity to win. The good news is now you have an opportunity to win as T-Mobile’s #FindTheElf national contest is now love with two Galaxy S II smartphones up for grabs. The Grand Prize Galaxy S II even includes one year of … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S II White Web-Only Offer Priced At $99.99

Well, isn’t this a pleasant surprise as T-Mobile introduces a web-only offer on the Samsung Galaxy S II White for $99.99 through Sunday, December 18th. This is a great price and we can’t imagine you’ll find it cheaper anywhere else, especially since you can only buy it through T-Mobile’s website, customer care or telesales. Therefore, you should really take advantage of this promo if the White color is calling your name. [read full article]

Learn More About The Nokia Lumia 710 On T-Mobile’s Dedicated Page

Does the prospect of a Nokia-powered 4G Windows Phone excite you? Do you want to learn more about it and sign up for notifications on availability? If you’ve answered yes to either one of those questions then check out T-Mobile’s dedicated Nokia Lumia 710 page with a breakdown of features, an HD gallery and a complete spec breakdown. Ok, you really don’t need to visit the page to sign up for notifications … [read full article]

Hey Atlanta, Time To #FindTheElf, He’s In Your Town Today

Atlanta, it’s your time to take on T-Mobile’s #FindTheElf Twitter promotion as he’ll be hanging around town all day Tweeting clues to his next location and trying to give away $1,000 and a Galaxy S II. That’s a 1, followed by three zeroes with a dollar sign in front of it, all yours for tracking down a guy wearing an Elf costume. The Elf could be out and about right now … [read full article]

Fun Facts Of 2011, Two T-Mobile Phones Find Top Ten Spots On Fastest Rising Consumer Electronics List

Ok so maybe it’s more like 1.5 T-Mobile phones made the top 10 list as the “HTC Sensation” results aren’t necessarily all T-Mobile related. Still, the Sidekick 4G took the third place spot? Who saw that coming? Some of the usual suspects are up there with the iPhone 4S, Nexus Prime, iPad 2 and Amazon Kindle Fire. SPB Shell 3D? Seriously? The HP Touchpad, ok, I give them that, even I … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s “4G Super Phone” Top 5 Phone Savings Breakdown

For many of you, seeing the “Value” in T-Mobile’s “Value Plan” sales is something that just hasn’t happened yet. While we aren’t exactly fans of T-Mobile consistently pushing Value Plan-only sales, as this leaked screen grab shows, customers can see some net savings over the length of their contract on a Value Plan. These 5 T-Mobile phones that require a $20 Equipment Installment Program monthly rate are also the phones most likely … [read full article]

Qualcomm Enabling “Dual-Core” Location Assistance On Snapdragon Phones

The days of the Samsung Vibrant GPS troubles are long behind us and thanks to Qualcomm, future GPS problems on Samsung devices look like a thing of the past. Qualcomm has revealed that smartphones supporting their S2 or S3 Snapdragon processor are now capable of accessing two satellite networks. Most Android phones currently access the Global Positioning System only which is a network of 27 satellites but, a second network of 24 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Posts Commercial For Weekend “4G Super Sale”

It’s Carly, Santa and T-Mobile’s first television advertisement for this weekends upcoming “4G Super Sale.” I’ve already seen this play on television quite a few times since last night so at the very least, you’ll get to see lots of Carly between now and the weekend. If you want a full rundown of T-Mobile’s 4G Super Sale, check out this post. <~~~~~ Good for Value Plan customers! If you want a … [read full article]

T-Mobile No Longer The Official Wireless Service Partner For The NBA

Sprint and the National Basketball Association announced a multi-year deal making Sprint the new official wireless service sponsor of the NBA. Sprint and the NBA didn’t disclose any terms of the deal though it’s rumored to be “in the millions.” Sprint will replace T-Mobile, who had been the leagues sponsor since 2005 until the end of last season. A few of you have already emailed me and asked if this has anything … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Lumia 710 Is Official, Arrives January 11th For $50

Ahead of todays planned joint press event with Nokia and T-Mobile, Nokia’s press site has released a full data sheet along with images of T-Mobile’s branded upcoming Lumia 710. The T-Mobile logo graces the bottom of the device right above the mic. The Lumia 710 will come preloaded with Nokia Drive, Microsoft Office Apps, The Weather Channel, ESPN, Netflix, App Highlights, T-Mobile TV, My Account, Slacker Radio and TeleNav GPS and … [read full article]