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Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q Press Shot Hints At Release Date

Hi there Galaxy S Blaze Q press shot and thanks for bringing us an image with a date of August 15th, which just so happens to be the date we’ve called for the release of said device. It tends to become a pattern with both HTC and Samsung hinting at release or announcement dates with their press images, and this case appears no different. We’re still looking at this device with … [read full article]

T-Mobile USA Releases Second Quarter 2012 Quarterly Numbers

Well, it’s more like Deutsche Telekom releases their quarterly numbers and let’s us know how T-Mobile USA is doing and as anticipated, it’s still not all sunshine and rainbows. The good news is that net income is up 3.5 percent over the first quarter, despite a 2.4 percent decrease from the second quarter of 2011. In other words, T-Mobile USA remains profitable, so that’s important. However, the income growth over the first quarter … [read full article]

HTC One X+ Is Codenamed The HTC Endeavor C2 Says Stuff Magazine

HTC’s flagship One X is already rumored to receive a spec bump in the form of the HTC One X+, coming soon to a T-Mobile theatre near you. Now, the folks from Stuff Magazine are calling it by its supposed internal HTC codename: Endeavor C2. The One X+/Endeavor C2 is said to ship with a 1.7GHz quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 CPU processor, improved battery and more. Stuff also claims that current One … [read full article]

T-Mobile Engineer Currently Doing Reddit AMA

I’m not going to give too much away, but a current T-Mobile RF engineer is now doing a Reddit AMA (ask me anything). He’s already been at it for a while and my original intent was to post the questions and the answers after he was finished, this is making the rounds on the blogosphere so I want everyone to join in on the fun! Not a Reddit user? Just click the link … [read full article]

Updated X2: Deal Alert: Walmart Selling T-Mobile Galaxy Note For $349.99, No Contract

Update: Sounds like the deal may have been short-lived as many of you are complaining of canceled orders. Perhaps the pricing was a mistake and the influx of orders alerted someone to the problem.  Walmart says the price was incorrectly stated and has canceled all existing orders. Boo.  No, your eyes aren’t deceiving you, Walmart is in fact selling the T-Mobile Galaxy Note for $349.99, no contract. They are also selling it … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches Samsung T-159, Just $19.99 For Flip Phone Glory

T-Mobile launched the Samsung T159 flip-phone this morning, amidst the glory of the Galaxy Note, we don’t want this little bad boy getting lost in the background. All too often around here we focus on just the smartphone lifestyle, and forget that not everyone is ready to leave their feature phones behind. The T159 sports a 1.3 megapixel camera, text and picture messaging along with bluetooth connectivity on T-Mobile’s 3G network. It’s … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note, New myTouch Devices Now Available From T-Mobile

Right on cue for August 8th, T-Mobile’s website now shows the Samsung Galaxy Note and “New” T-Mobile myTouch and myTouch Q as available for purchase. We’ve already taken a look at the Galaxy Note and while the device itself may begin to show a bit of age, it definitely remains one of the best devices Samsung has on the market. The new myTouch devices are perfect for the first-time smartphone buyer … [read full article]

IDC: Android Accounts For Sixty-Eight Percent Of Smartphones Shipped In Second Quarter

According to the latest report from the IDC, Android and iOS now account for more than 85 percent of the 152 million smartphones shipped in the second quarter of 2012. More important is the 68.1 percent of all smartphones shipping running the Android platform. That number is up from 46.9% in the second quarter of 2011, with iOS now sitting at 16.9%. With many smartphone owners waiting for the next-generation iPhone, iOS saw … [read full article]

T-Mobile Searching For VoLTE Specialists According To New Job Listing

A new job listing on T-Mobile’s website might hint at the company’s plans to roll out Voice-over-LTE services, just months after stating they were still “evaluating” the technology. Voice over LTE is pretty much what it sounds like, technology aside, it’s utilizing 4G networks for both voice and data services, not just data. As it stands today, both AT&T and Verizon are using LTE for data on just voice only, though Verizon has … [read full article]

Galaxy Note Full Retail Pricing Revealed, Less Than 24 Hours Until Launch

Update: Turns out this price was known a long time ago, some things just slip right by us! We’ve already nailed down the two-year contract pricing for both Classic and Value plans for the Galaxy Note launching tomorrow — unfortunately, we were still waiting for full retail pricing for those of you like myself who just can’t stomach a contract. So the good news, or bad news depending on … [read full article]

Internal Samsung Email Accidentally Admitted Into Trial, Just How Much Will It Hurt Samsung?

In a candid email exchange, Samsung’s Mobile Head of Communications JK Shin highlighted the difference between Apple and Samsung smartphones as the “difference between heaven and earth.” This memo was one that Samsung had sought to keep out of the trial and unfortunately was admitted as Samsung legal counsel mentioned the “crisis of design” in a question to Samsung strategist Justin Denison, thereby allowing the memo to be admitted as evidence. “Influential figures outside … [read full article]