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T-Mobile Retail Stores Receiving Shipments of MicroSIM Cards, Unlocked iPhone 4 Owners Take Note

Once again T-Mobile retail stores are receiving small shipments of MicroSIM cards to be used for non-T-Mobile devices, likely the iPhone 4. Each retail location will receive ten MicroSIM cards and they are $9.99 as a replacement SIM or free if activated with a new purchase. Of course you can always purchase the MicroSIM through T-Mobile.com just in case your local retail store sells out. iPhone 4 users should of course … [read full article]

(Updated: Images Removed By Request) Inside Look At How The myTouch 4G Was Designed

Update: We’ve removed the images by request. The original post is now password protected. If you have ever wanted to look inside the mind of a mobile handset designer, One&Co who lead the design of smartphones like the Sprint EVO 4G and T-Mobile’s myTouch 4G shows just how it’s done. It’s an absolutely incredible read and look at how One&Co took the myTouch line of devices to the next level while working to meet T-Mobile’s expectations. We’ll let … [read full article]

T-Mobile Changing 200MB Data Plan Away From Throttling To Overage

According to this leaked image which hit our inbox T-Mobile is set to make a change to their lowest data plan offering by removing the throttling and returning to overage charges. This represents a major shift in T-Mobile’s data policy even if it only affects the lowest price offering. T-Mobile’s marketing approach to competitive data offerings in recent months has been their “no overage” plan so this change is definitely one to … [read full article]

FCC Will Combine AT&T’s Qualcomm And T-Mobile Bids Together For Review

The Federal Communications Commission informed AT&T late Monday afternoon that it would combine its reviews of the proposed T-Mobile buyout along with their purchase of the 700MHz wireless spectrum currently held by Qualcomm. In a letter issued by the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau the FCC concluded that enough evidence was presented that the ramifications of both deals are related and that they should be considered at the same time.  “The Commission’s ongoing review … [read full article]

Samsung Gravity TXT Launches August 24th

The Samsung Gravity TXT isn’t going to receive any of the hoopla the Samsung Hercules will but the TXT is perfect for the heavy texting youngster in your family. The Gravity TXT will be arriving on August 24th and comes complete with 3G (up to 7.2Mbps), 2.4″ display, 2 megapixel rear camera and a preloaded Social buzz app with easy access to all of your favorite social networks. “The Samsung Gravity … [read full article]

T-Mobile G-Slate Honeycomb 3.1 Update Coming Tomorrow

The T-Mobile G-Slate is about to get a dose of Android 3.1 Honeycomb according to the moderators over at the LG Forum. According to the information provided by LG the update should start pushing out sometime today and we assume it’ll be a staggered update with a general rollout over the next few days. Android 3.1 Honeycomb brings a number of improvements to the G-Slate including UI refinements that allow … [read full article]

Deal Alert: T-Mobile Posts Sidekick 4G Sale Through Tuesday August 9th

If you’ve been looking for a Sidekick 4G lately then you should direct your attention over to T-Mobile.com and their 48 hour sale on the Sidekick 4G. As usual this deal is good for new and add a line customers so it’s perfect if you’ve been looking to add someone to your family plan who would just love what I’ve called one of the best qwerty keyboards in some time. Take … [read full article]

Virgin Mobile Takes On T-Mobile’s Carly Ads, AT&T Customer Service

Looks like Virgin Mobile is joining the ranks of Cricket in poking fun at T-Mobile’s AT&T takeover with a new ad campaign that emphasizes Virgin’s “cheaper than T-Mobile” pricing. In this television spot called “party,” Virgin’s ridiculous attempt to poke fun at the Spencer and Heidi “The Hills” phenomenon includes a white set with an imitation Carly spokeswoman in the ever so familiar pink dress. With a “spin” on the white background Virgin Mobile attempts to … [read full article]

Samsung Hercules Unveiled For T-Mobile, Galaxy S 2 Variant Confirmed

The vaunted Samsung Hercules is rumored to be T-Mobile’s first HSPA+ 42Mbps device and if nothing else about the device grabs your attention, that fact alone should. Up until this point it’s look, style, color and pretty much everything else has been a guessing game. Will it or won’t it be a Samsung Galaxy S 2 model or variant for T-Mobile has been a question we’ve been asking ourselves almost daily since … [read full article]

Is This The Samsung Hercules, 4.5″ Of Android Dual-Core Awesomeness?

Is it possible? Can it be? Are we looking at what is possibly the first sighting in the wild of the Samsung Hercules? At first glance it looks almost exactly like the Samsung Galaxy S 2, the Samsung model the Hercules is based off of. Except that this is a 4.5″ screen according to the folks at MobileSyrup who got their hands on the image courtesy of a tipster that attended … [read full article]