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(Updated) Will T-Mobile Be The Only Big Four Carrier Without The iPhone?

Update: Apple fan site MacTrast has just posted their own rumored information regarding the arrival of the iPhone 5 on T-Mobile according to their own source. So there you go, maybe it will happen after all.  Further elaborating on the matter, the informant suggested that T-Mobile USA expects the iPhone 5 to launch sometime in early to mid October, whichcorresponds nicely with current speculation. He also expects the iPhone 5 … [read full article]

Samsung Teases Us With A Galaxy S II Video, US Arrival Soon

Hercules, Hercules, Hercules! Just keep that movie moment in your head as Samsung releases a short one minute teaser previewing the release and announcement of the Samsung Galaxy S II in the United States. The announcement happens on August 29th giving us just one week to find out when T-Mobile customers can get their grubby paws on one. In the meantime you can enjoy just under 60 seconds of a truly wacky video as … [read full article]

Blackberry 9900 Starts Appearing In Stores, Are You Interested?

While Blackberry is arguably fighting for it’s place in the smartphone world the Blackberry Bold 9900 is the latest in its salvo against the onslaught of Android, Windows Phone 7 and iOS devices. While I think it’s safe to say that almost no one expects the Blackberry 9900 to help return Blackberry to its former glory, Blackberry still has a loyal and core audience that will welcome this device with open arms. … [read full article]

HTC Omega Coming The T-Mobile Way? Why Yes It Is.

Windows Phone 7 fans should pay extra special attention as word is coming down the upcoming HTC event to be held by our friends from HTC across the pond will feature a number of WP7 devices including the HTC Omega. What is the importance of the HTC Omega you ask? Well…it’s coming to T-Mobile. We’ve confirmed with our sources as of this morning a Boy Genius Report report that confirms … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches $49.99 Gift Card/Facebook/Free Phone Promotion

T-Mobile is taking this weekend to celebrate their “best rate plan” ever by giving away $49 T-Mobile gift cards to 49 people who “like” the T-Mobile Facebook page. Entering the sweepstakes is as easy becoming a fan of T-Mobile’s Facebook page and filling out the sweepstakes form on the “$49 Value Plan” tab this upcoming Saturday and it’s a one day only opportunity! That’s not all T-Mobile has in store as they … [read full article]

HTC Sensation 4G Update To Android 2.3.4 Begins Today!

HTC Sensation 4G owners get a bit of good news today as T-Mobile begins pushing out an OTA update upping Sensation 4G devices to Android 2.3.4. Bringing a host of improvements this update will be a typical staggered rollout with all customers expected to receive the update by September 18th. While the T-Mobile support forum says “late September” we’ve been able to confirm that the rollout is expected to complete on September … [read full article]

Samsung Hercules Surfaces Yet Again In Canada

Those lucky folks in Canada are getting yet another glimpse at the Samsung Hercules in the wild and this time they’ve brought out the benchmark scores and they are impressive. How about a 3359 Quadrant benchmark score to be exact powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor is confirmed to pack 42Mbps HSPA+ capability in our neighbors to the North. We’ll just sit here and keep our fingers, toes, arms and legs … [read full article]

T-Mobile G-Slate Android 3.1 Update Introduces Locked Bootloader?

T-Mobile’s G-Slate Android 3.1 Honeycomb update is rolling out now and brings a host of goodies with the introduction of Google Videos, Homescreen resizable widgets and USB accessory support just to name a few. Unfortunately all the news isn’t good as there is one additional “improvement” delivered in the form of a locked bootloader. The move doesn’t seem to be accidental and it may just be the way LG is moving … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Android Marketshare At 16% Says Survey

T-Mobile maintains its claim to fame as being the first to introduce an Android device with the announcement of the T-Mobile G1 on October 22, 2008. Back then Android was an untested, unproven operating system that more of a Google pet project than a viable contender against the likes of the iPhone, Blackberry and Windows Phone. Fast forward a year and the introduction of the Motorola DROID on Verizon and the rest is … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Launch The Blackberry Bold 9900 On August 31st, Officially

Surprise! T-Mobile sent out a midnight press release announcing the availability of the Blackberry Bold 9900 arriving August 31st for $299.99 after a $50 mail in rebate. Business customers can take advantage of some early opportunities by picking up a Blackberry Bold 9900 in an exclusive pre-sale beginning today, August 17th. Featuring a 1.2GHz processor, 4G HSPA+ power and running Blackberry 7 operating system the Bold 9900 is ready to deliver … [read full article]