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Samsung Galaxy S II Gets Benchmarked…Again

For many of you future Samsung Galaxy S II buyers there were (and to some extent still are) plenty of concerns expressed over the changed processor for the T-Mobile version against the AT&T and Sprint versions. Yesterday when we released the first videos and images of T-Mobile Galaxy S II variants in the wild Galaxy S II getting benchmarked there were plenty screams of joy but also  some doubts. The benchmark numbers were drastically … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Lose 1.2 Million Postpaid Customers In 2011?

Oh those silly analysts are back in action with a Bloomberg report discussing the possibility that T-Mobile could lose as many as 1.2 million postpaid customer contracts during 2011. That number is  over three times higher than the 390,000 subscribers T-Mobile lost in 2010. Amidst AT&T’s takeover battle with the Justice Department, T-Mobile would end the year with 33.5 million total customers with 25.2 million of them on contract. Sanford C Bernstein … [read full article]

(Update: Official) Samsung And Google Postpone Galaxy Nexus/Nexus Prime Launch, Ice Cream Sandwich Debut

Update: Samsung has just updated their global blog to reflect the postponement of the event.  In a move that at first glance (and based on their short press release)seems related to the passing of Steve Jobs, Samsung and Google are postponing the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus/Nexus Prime and Ice Cream Sandwich. “Samsung and Google decide to postpone the new product announcement at CTIA Fall. We agree that it is just … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S II Begins Arriving In T-Mobile Stores In Preparation For Launch

For those of you counting down the minutes and the seconds to the Samsung Galaxy S II pre-order perhaps this image will let you know that T-Mobile is ready and waiting. T-Mobile corporate stores across this great land are beginning to receive their inventory of the Galaxy S II and we’re being told some stores are expecting shipments of 50 plus devices. Does that indicate that T-Mobile is preparing for a very … [read full article]

WireFly Unboxes The HTC Amaze 4G

We’ve been waiting for a solid unboxing video of the HTC Amaze 4G showing us the packaging and everything that’s included inside. The folks at WireFly just got the jump by posting their unboxing online complete with a look at the inside and outsides of both the box and smartphone. When you hit that play button you’ll get a little less than 7 minutes of HTC Amaze 4G unboxing goodness so stop reading me and start … [read full article]

T-Mobile Introduces Two myTouch by LG Smartphones

T-Mobile just sent out a midnight press release announcing the upcoming availability of two new Android powered smartphones that are part of T-Mobile’s signature myTouch line. Introducing the T-Mobile myTouch and T-Mobile myTouch Q. Both devices will run on T-Mobile’s 4G network, a pleasant surprise considering our leaked roadmap didn’t indicate both devices as being 4G capable. The myTouch has a 3.8″ touchscreen with a virtual keyboard powered by swype while the … [read full article]

Steve Jobs Passes Away, Changed The World Before He Does

Just a few minutes ago news broke that legendary Apple CEO passed away at the age of 56. Whatever your smartphone preference, whatever your choice of home pc, Steve Jobs had a hand in developing them all. He was a visionary trendsetter who seemed to know our own computing needs before we did. He will be missed but never forgotten. Rest in peace Steve and thanks for everything. Apple has removed all promotional … [read full article]

T-Mobile Lists HTC Amaze 4G, Samsung Galaxy S II On Website, “Coming Soon”

T-Mobile has the HTC Amaze 4G and Samsung Galaxy S II up on their website as coming soon. Of course these have been up for a while but quite a few of you are sending this in so we thought we’d just make everyone aware. Of course we know by “coming soon” they mean pre-order on October 10th but this serves as another reminder that your piggy banks should be ready to … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Launch Pay-Per-Day Prepaid Plans Later This Month

This is the second time in a little over a week that we have seen some leaked intel point to the unveiling of daily prepaid offerings by T-Mobile later this month. This time around we’re seeing concrete info on upcoming prepaid pay-per-day plans confirming the existence of a $1, $2 and $3 per day offering. The $3 per day plan appears at first glance to be the best offer with Unlimited Talk, … [read full article]

Deutsche Telekom Says “Plan B” Available Should AT&T Deal Fall Through

Deutsche Telekom Chief Technology Officer Olivier Baujard speaking at the Broadboand World Forum Conference in Paris Wednesday reiterated his company’s position of faith that the AT&T deal will go through. Deutsche Telekom is already preparing how to spend the influx of cash received from the AT&T deal in order to bolster their German business as well grow in emerging European markets. Taking his talk a step further Baujard said that as any company … [read full article]