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T-Mobile Apologizes For Android Notification Bar Advertisements, Removes Them

A T-Mobile spokesperson just dropped the following statement into my inbox, advising customers they have discovered the cause of the Android notification bar advertisements and removed them. T-Mobile apologizes for the inconvenience and hopes we can all move on and have a nice weekend. Our story is just about 28 hours old, so we have to give the folks at Magenta some credit for a swift reaction to their customer concerns. During … [read full article]

Welcome To The HTC One, The Phone Designed For Everyone

“Welcome to HTC One, a phone which was designed with the belief that no one person is the same as everyone else.” This is how HTC introduces their newest YouTube video showing off the HTC One line, except they aren’t showing off the phone(s) at all. This video attempts to introduce the idea that the HTC One (HTC One S for T-Mobile of course) was designed because we’re all different and yet we all want the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Updates Support Forum Posts For HTC Amaze 4G, HTC Sensation 4G

T-Mobile has updated their support forum postings as of this morning for both the HTC Amaze 4G and Sensation 4G to let owners of both devices know an Ice Cream Sandwich update is coming. Of course, we already know this as HTC has said as much several times, specifically the Sensation 4G, which was expected to be one of the first phones to receive the update. Originally, HTC had set it … [read full article]

(Update) Nine-Minute Walkthrough Video Of The Upcoming HTC One S For T-Mobile

Update: Sorry everyone, the video has been removed, the poster tells me another video will up later tonight.  The luckiest T-Mobile customer walking the street is back with a 9:15 walkthrough video of the HTC One S developer version for T-Mobile. This early version of the HTC One S runs Android 4.0.3 with HTC Sense 4.0, Beats Audio and a host of other features that will drop on T-Mobile. Inside this video you’ll see what the … [read full article]

Has T-Mobile Hired Advisors To Sell Wireless Towers?

T-Mobile has hired TAP Advisors LLC to help explore the option of selling the company’s wireless towers and raise cash. Deutsche Telekom hired the New York bank to continue the search for a buyer after an attempt to sell off the company’s towers failed last year said people familiar with the matter. A tower sale could raise as much as $3 billion, according to an estimate by Kevin Smithen, an analyst at … [read full article]

HTC One S Release Date Revealed As Sunday, April 22nd?

Update: Ooops, I accidentally idenfitied the 22nd of April as a Monday, it’s actually a Sunday. T-Mobile has launched phones on Sunday before, but Wednesday or Friday are still their typical go days. Rate plan changes are usually found on Sundays. I still hate Mondays.  The HTC One S, T-Mobile, April 22nd. That’s right, we’ve got first word on the “hard” first date being tossed around for HTC’s next big phone on … [read full article]

TmoNews Reviews The Galaxy S Blaze 4G

Editors Note: Quick note, I have been unable to get the images off the Blaze 4G due to some unforeseen issues, like leaving the phone at my in-laws. I’ll update this post tomorrow with pictures and video taken from the phone itself! Sorry about that! We’ll get this right out of the way and touch on the idea that many of you have already written off the Galaxy S Blaze 4G as a cheaper, smaller … [read full article]

(Updated) Win A Samsung SkyRocket With A Single Vote, eBay It And Save The Money For The HTC One S

Update: Quick reminder for all your Android hackers out there, you can make the AT&T Samsung Skyrocket work on T-Mobile’s HSPA+ bands if you follow the steps laid out by XDA Developers. If the 2000 Presidential election taught us one thing, it’s that every vote counts. With that in mind, I want you, TmoNews readers to help show PhoneDog’s “Official Smartphone Rankings” who is boss and put a T-Mobile … [read full article]

Costco Galaxy S Blaze 4G Buy One, Get One Sale Extended Through April 3rd

Quick update on the Galaxy S Blaze 4G buy one, get one free sale at Costco. Our original information indicated the sale was over on March 27th — well good news as Costco has extended the sale through Tuesday, April 3rd. Just a quick reminder: The first handset will set you back $69.99, with the second Blaze 4G handset free out of the door. Sounds good right? It is good, especially … [read full article]

Hands-On Video With T-Mobile’s Next QWERTY myTouch Device From Huawei

We’ve dropped the leaked shots, and the Mr. Blurry cam images, now its time for the in-the-flesh hands-on video of the upcoming Huawei myTouch QWERTY smartphone heading to T-Mobile in the coming months. The boys from Engadget happened to be hanging out at Huawei’s headquarters in China when the noticed the Ascend G312 QWERTY device had the “myTouch” label. The non-QWERTY variant wasn’t around, but we do get a small gallery of images and … [read full article]