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LG-P699 Aka T-Mobile Optimus Net Receives Bluetooth Approval

We’ve seen the name LG Gelato pop up on the T-Mobile rumor mill before and now we see that the LG-P699 destined for T-Mobile has received Bluetooth approval. While the phone pictured looks a lot like the recently released LG Optimus Net we also have reason to suspect that the LG Gelato and Optimus Net are one and the same on T-Mobile. With clear T-Mobile USA branding on this leaked image further … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile To Introduce New Loyalty Program Dubbed “VIP Zone?”

Updated: Thanks to an eagle-eyed reader (thanks Oregon user themykel!) who found a job description courtesy of career builder for this new loyalty program.  T-Mobile USA is a national provider of wireless voice, messaging, and data services capable of reaching over 268 million Americans where they live, work, and play. In a world full of busy and fragmented lives, we at T-Mobile USA, Inc. have the idea that wireless communications can help. … [read full article]

T-Mobile “Roadmap” Offers Release Dates For New Devices, Guess The Phone

It’s time to play our favorite game…guess the release date! That’s right with this lovely little roadmap hitting our inbox we’re getting a look at what days T-Mobile will be releasing new equipment during the next 60 days. The one exception is we don’t know what phone corresponds to what day so we’re playing “guess the phone!” Within the months of August and September the previously leaked roadmap gives us hope that … [read full article]

Has T-Mobile Customer Service Taken A Turn For The Worse?

After T-Mobile’s loss of the JD Power Customer Care award and a continuously growing stream of emails regarding unusually long wait times we begin to wonder just what exactly is going on with T-Mobile’s award winning customer service department. Well someone’s ears were ringing as two sources answered our question with a confidential look at what could be to blame. We’ve received two pieces of information that give us at least some form … [read full article]

T-Mobile Receives Windows Phone 7 4G Stickers For Future Display…Sign Of Upcoming Devices?

Windows Phone 7 fans might want to do a double take at the above image as we have what we believe is the very first piece of evidence that a 4G Windows Phone 7 device is coming to T-Mobile. T-Mobile retail stores often receive display unit stickers, graphics and images well before a phone arrives and in this case we hope a new Windows Phone 7 device is on the horizon. As … [read full article]

Things To Look Forward To…AT&T To Implement Data Throttling

In what can only be described as a taste of things to come provided the AT&T/T-Mobile takeover deal goes through AT&T is rumored to begin throttling data plans come October. AT&T will work to curb data congestion on their network and begin to recoup some of their reputation. The throttling plan will be pretty standard with data heavy users being curbed to a specific speed once they hit a predetermined threshold … [read full article]

T-Mobile Wildfire S Units/Dummy Phones Start Appearing In Stores

If you’re eyeing an Android device on T-Mobile but just don’t see yourself picking up an HTC Sensation 4G or T-Mobile G2x you should turn your attention to the upcoming HTC Wildfire S. The Wildfire S will arrive on August 3rd for a cool $79.99 and you’ll get a 3.2″ display, 5 megapixel camera and pre-installed Swype. We’ve got a few early pics of the Wildfire S dummy and display units … [read full article]

T-Mobile G2 Users Suddenly Suffering From Huge Battery Loss?

We’re not exactly sure what is going on and this story is still developing but in the last few days T-Mobile G2 users have taken to the interwebs including our own inbox as well T-Mobile’s support forums complaining of sudden and massive battery drains. This doesn’t seem to be related to the recent Gingerbread update as most of the emails/posts are stock G2 users. Overnight battery losses of 50% or more … [read full article]

Blackberry Torch 9860 Passes FCC With AWS On Board

Oh wow, Blackberry news, I feel like it’s been a long time (maybe not that long).  Either way, Blackberry’s newest Torch just passed the FCC, and it is looking like this device may be hitting all of the carriers, which of course includes T-mobile.  If you ask me, this is probably what RIM should have been doing with their devices a long time ago, but that isn’t their greatest problem now … [read full article]

T-Mobile Updates myTouch 4G Gingerbread Update Support Document, Allows In Store Updates On August 5th

As of early this morning T-Mobile has tweaked their support document pertaining to the myTouch 4G software update allowing for customers to enter a T-Mobile store beginning August 5th and receive the update manually. While the document states that customers who have not received their OTA update, it makes no mention to the timeframe of the broader rollout that was supposed to happen after the pilot rollout. In any case we … [read full article]