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T-Mobile’s February 11th Valentine’s Day Sale Is A Go, Marketing Could Begin As Early As Today

If you’re hoping for more details on T-Mobile’s Valentine’s Day sale this upcoming Saturday, you’ve come to the right place. “For one day only, Saturday February 11th, new and existing customers can purchase any phone on any of T-Mobile’s Unlimited Classic or Value Plans and receive a Mail-in Rebate, bringing the 2YC (year-contract) subsidy price to FREE or the net device down-payment to $0.00.” This is just all kinds of good news, … [read full article]

HTC Ville Makes Second Cameo Appearance On Camera, Shows More HTC Sense

This isn’t the first time we’ve seen the upcoming HTC Ville make a cameo appearance on camera, and now we’re welcoming it back a second time. We’re of course always willing to see more and more of a as-of-yet unreleased device, though we do expect HTC to talk about the device at Mobile World Congress. The newest Ville pictures show off its display and HTC Sense software thanks to Japanese blog … [read full article]

Rumor Alert: T-Mobile’s Next “All Hands Day” Sale Taking Place February 11th?

Caution: All intel is unconfirmed and is therefore considered a rumor! We knew it wouldn’t take long before we got word of another “All Hands Sale” for T-Mobile and if our most recent ninja tip is true, February 11th is the day. Here’s the good news if our ninja tipsters are hearing this info correctly, this offer is good for both Classic and Value plan subscribers as well as new and existing … [read full article]

T-Mobile CEO Sends Out Personal Note, Thanks You For Being A Customer

In what can only be attributed to yesterdays disappointing showing by T-Mobile in the JD Power award category for best wireless customer care, Chief Executive Philip Humm has sent (all T-Mobile) customers a “personal note.” I think it’s clear that this statement is a direct response to the customer response popping up online in the last 24 hours regarding T-Mobile’s fourth place showing. On a side note, I think those of you … [read full article]

T-Mobile Celebrates 500,000 Fans On Facebook, Offers 30% Off Any One Accessory

T-Mobile is celebrating their recent milestone of 500,000 fans on Facebook with a special coupon offer for 30% off any one accessory at your local T-Mobile store. “We’ve reached a huge milestone because of you. To celebrate, enjoy 30% off any accessory in our stores. Here’s to another half million!” The offer expires on June 30th so you’ve got plenty of time to take advantage. Just print the coupon and head on down … [read full article]

T-Mobile Releases Statement Regarding JD Power Showing

T-Mobile is on the offensive today, hoping to get word out about their own disappointment on today’s fourth place JD Power wireless customer care awards. While we’ve already got two internal statements covered inside our earlier post, this is the official media statement being circled around courtesy of T-Mobile’s PR team. I appreciate T-Mobile’s recognition of their own disappointment and I truly believe they can bring the level of service we expect … [read full article]

Concerned About Your Data Usage While Roaming, Try Onavo

It’s rare that we preview and throw our weight behind an app on TmoNews, as a carrier-specific blog I haven’t attempted to cover a lot of outside of T-Mobile’s purview. Sometimes an app comes along that’s worth bringing your attention to and given the recently leaked upcoming changes for T-Mobile’s domestic roaming policy, we bring you Onavo. Onavo is a Android/iOS application designed to help watch your data usage and control your … [read full article]

HTC Says Some Of Its Handsets Leak Wi-Fi Passwords

HTC is acknowledging this morning a software flaw found on some of their Android phones that openly offers secure credential across any Wi-Fi network they are connected with. A report from TheNextWeb shows that there is little in the way of stopping someone from grabbing this information and using it for mischievous purposes. The flaw affects a number of HTC devices, however, the Sensation 4G is the only T-Mobile device … [read full article]

Newest JD Power Report Shows T-Mobile Dropping To Fourth Place For Customer Service

This is one report I’m truly disappointed to write as I feel the mighty have fallen. T-Mobile, once an all-star in the customer service field with enough JD Power awards to fill an entire trophy room, has fallen to fourth place in the most recent JD Power Wireless Customer Care report announced this morning. Don’t get me wrong, I had early signs this was happening as I reported back on January 27th … [read full article]

Samsung SGH-T769 Passes Through The FCC, User Agent String Appears

Chalk up another forthcoming T-Mobile device we can’t name in the form of the Samsung SGH-T769. It was back on January 25th that we identified the SGH-T999 user agent string and while we believe it’s the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G, we can’t say anything with 100% certainty. Given that Samsung has all but maxed out its T9x9 model numbers, we’re not sure if the T769 is high-end, mid-range or somewhere … [read full article]

T-Mobile Drops The Price On The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Galaxy Tab 7.0

If you’re looking to pick one of T-Mobile’s two Samsung Galaxy Tab tablets you’ll be happy to know as of February 1st, T-Mobile has introduced two new rebates for both the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0. T-Mobile increased the mail-in rebate amount from 50 to $100 while the no contract and upfront 2 year costs stay the same. However, both tablets are now $50 less net after … [read full article]