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HTC One Won’t Reach US Shores Until Late April Says New Press Statement

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A brand new press statement from HTC just hit our inbox offering up some less than thrilling news on HTC One availability. “HTC has seen unprecedented demand for and interest in the new HTC One, and the care taken to design and build it is evidenced in early reviews. The new HTC One will roll out in the UK, Germany and Taiwan next week and across Europe, North America and most of … [read full article]

Crowd-Sourced Mobile Coverage Tracker OpenSignal Attempts To Pinpoint T-Mobile’s First LTE Markets

Tracking T-Mobile’s LTE rollout has been quite a mystery outside of the already announced Kansas City and Las Vegas markets. T-Mobile and T-Mobile users have already shown New York City is well into the testing phase, but outside of those locations there’s plenty of questions and few answers. That is until the folks at OpenSignal decided to their hands with some LTE market guesswork. Given the opportunity thanks to what … [read full article]

Costco Training Doc Compares Classic Plan Versus Value Plan Pricing For T-Mobile

T-Mobile’s new Value Plans launch next week and third-party retailers are ramping up with new training docs and guides to help employees with the transition. Given that T-Mobile’s company owned retail stores are moving to Value Plan only environments, national retailers are showing off the cost comparison with the new Classic plans. There are a few discrepancies listed here however, specifically since we learned yesterday the price of the Galaxy S III[read full article]

T-Mobile’s UNcarrier Value Plan Phone Pricing Available In Fine Detail

We’re dropping news today with an upcoming sneak peek at T-Mobile’s future Value Plan UNcarrier handset pricing launching next week. T-Mobile’s evidently moving away from specific tiers with handset pricing and breaking down each phone in its own way with some costing as little as $2 a month and others as high as $20 monthly installment payments. As a quick reminder, beginning sometime next week, perhaps as early as the 24th or … [read full article]

New HTC One Marketing Spot Highlights BlinkFeed And A Potato That Looks Like Elvis

I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t a little more excited about the arrival of the HTC One over the Galaxy S 4. I’m a hardware person and I like quality — in that respect I have to give the nod to HTC for its aluminum build. What I’m not going to give HTC the nod for is this marketing spot…WHAT is going on? Standing on its own, BlinkFeed is novel way to keep … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s First LTE MobileHotSpot, The Sonic 2.0 Begins Arriving In Retail Stores

T-Mobile’s first LTE-ready Mobile HotSpot, the Sonic 2.0 is slowly beginning to creep into company owned retail stores nationwide. Early indications showed the Sonic 2.0 launching on March 27th, but with T-Mobile’s special media event one day earlier, it’s possible we could see an announcement then. There’s no word on cost, but T-Mobile’s new Mobile Broadband pricing … [read full article]

T-Mobile, MetroPCS Combination Receives Final Regulatory Approval

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The T-Mobile, MetroPCS merger combination reverse-takeover has cleared its finally regulatory hurdle and now lands in the hands of MetroPCS shareholders. The last piece of regulatory blessing came from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States indicating there are no unresolved security concerns. On March 20, 2013, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States advised Deutsche Telekom and MetroPCS that it has determined that there are no unresolved … [read full article]

Google Play Version 4.0 Detailed And Previewed In New Video

Oh how we love an early look at new and exciting things which is why we’re loving this preview look of version 4.0 of Google’s Play store. The good folks at Droid-Life managed to get their hands on an APK and revealed a new Holo-style look for the Play Store. It’s clearly a preview version as many pages are blank, and a good part of the layout looks very similar to what we’re … [read full article]

Google’s Newly Announced Note Taking Service “Keep” Is Live, Again

After a teaser appearance last week, Google Keep, Mountain View’s future/present note-taking app is now live. “With Keep you can quickly jot ideas down when you think of them and even include checklists and photos to keep track of what’s important to you. Your notes are safely stored in Google Drive and synced to all your devices so you can always have them at hand.” Google Keep is now available on Google Play … [read full article]

T-Mobile Twitter Account Confirms March 26th Launch Of BlackBerry Z10

  T-Mobile’s @tmobilehelp Twitter account spilled the good earlier today “announcing” that the first LTE BlackBerry, the Z10 will be available next Tuesday, March 26th. All this time we thought it would be the following day, March 27th as first discovered on a roadmap early in February. We’re perfectly happy with the device releasing one day earlier which makes perfect sense as it coincides with [read full article]

T-Mobile, MetroPCS Announce Future Board Of Directors For Combined Company

With a short press release last night, T-Mobile USA, Deutsche Telekom and MetroPCS announced the future Board of Directors for the combined company. Deutsche Telekom AG (XETRA: DTE; “Deutsche Telekom”), T-Mobile USA, Inc. (“T-Mobile”) and MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS; “MetroPCS”) today announced the members of the board of directors of the combined company upon completion of the proposed combination of MetroPCS and T-Mobile. This impressive and diverse group of individuals has … [read full article]