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HTC Sensation 4G Still Set For June Arrival

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, the HTC Sensation 4G is one of the most anticipated handsets on T-Mobile in recent memory and with the rumored launch just under two weeks away T-Mobile has been silent. While there has been plenty of evidence leading to a June 8th date (July 12th for Target) nothing concrete has come forward from the Magenta mothership. Further solidifying a mid-June release … [read full article]

(Updated!) T-Mobile Posts G2x Issues And Resolutions Document, Fixes Pending Resolution

Updated with new pics! So for the “small percentage of users” T-Mobile says are having problems with the T-Mobile G2x they’ve put together a quick help sheet internally to try and troubleshoot the primary problems. Thankfully the addressed issues make up a high percentage of the common troubles plaguing many G2x owners but its unfortunate that at least half of them are pending resolution. Still, we’re happy to see more evidence that … [read full article]

HTC Decides To Unlock Bootloaders Moving Forward!

HTC just dropped a game changing decision for the Android community by announcing they are dropping their locked bootloader policy. Having released a statement earlier this week HTC promised to review the policy having listened to customer complaints. As it turns out, HTC did listen and listen well and this is sure to earn them quite a few brownie points in the modding world. Bravo HTC. “There has been overwhelmingly customer feedback … [read full article]

Republicans And Democrats Alike Are Skeptical Of AT&T/T-Mobile Deal

Today marked the second hearing by members of Congress regarding the proposed acquisition of T-Mobile by rival AT&T held before the House of Representatives’ subcommittee on intellectual property, competition and the internet. AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson stuck to his message that this deal was “all about consumers” which was of course rebutted quite frequently by other members of the panel. Parul P. Desair of Consumers Union stated that the merger “would … [read full article]

T-Mobile Raising Price Of G2x Due To Inventory Constraints

We just received this internal screenshot showing T-Mobile’s plan to increase the price of the T-Mobile G2x tomorrow due to “inventory constraints.” I suppose we have truly entered the era of the $300 smartphone now that T-Mobile is taking a lesson from Verizon who priced the DROID Charge at $299.99 when it launched earlier this month. The G2x will now cost $299.99 with a $50 mail in rebate for a net 2 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Bringing Gingerbread To The G2x By Summer

T-Mobile must love tweeting or I should saying using tweets to tease G2x owners on the arrival date of Gingerbread. At the end of April T-Mobile responded to a question asked via Twitter and stated “Gingerbread is coming to the G2x soon. You won’t have to wait long.” Fast forward thirty days and we’re back in the same scenario with T-Mobile responding to another question regarding Gingerbread on the G2x and … [read full article]

T-Mobile Clarifies International WiFi Calling Charges

There have been quite a few of you asking questions about T-Mobile’s new Wi-Fi unlimited calling feature and how it might affect international usage and roaming. We’ve managed to get a hold of the above screen shot which nails down exactly what the conditions are for international usage and how such calls are billed. Calls made from the US to international numbers are subject to international rates Calls made from outside the … [read full article]

(Updated!) Has The G2x Been Pulled From Store Shelves Due To Quality Issues?

Updated: We pinged T-Mobile this morning regarding this issue and they followed up via Twitter stating “The T-Mobile G2x has been very popular and high demand has resulted in inventory constraints, which we are working to address. We are working with LG to address inventory constraints and expect to return to normal levels in the coming weeks.” We’ve gone back to our original source who reverified their claim that was the … [read full article]

Mobile City Online Posts Samsung Hercules For Preorder With Great Photoshop Job

When this came across into my inbox just now I almost fell out of my chair laughing at the Photoshop job because it’s both awesome and ridiculous at the same time. What is clearly an Infuse 4G shopped with a T-Mobile logo is now available for pre-order as  the Samsung Hercules at MobileCityOnline.com. Am I the only one who feels it’s a little premature to have this posted for preorder with … [read full article]

T-Mobile Details Tonights “Insomnia Sale,” G2 And Sidekick 4G Are Featured

T-Mobile took to Twitter last night to talk about tonight’s “Insomnia Sale” which will bring special pricing on the T-Mobile G2 and Sidekick 4G. Originally set for the early morning on Monday May 23rd T-Mobile announced they were pushing back the sale till this evening for unknown reasons. Unfortunately that timeframe also sees us losing the T-Mobile G2x as one of the featured devices and is replaced … [read full article]

Leap Wireless Opposes AT&T/T-Mobile Deal Along With Everyone Other Than AT&T And T-Mobile

At this point we’re not quite sure who actually wants the AT&T/T-Mobile deal to proceed other than AT&T and T-Mobile themselves. This time Leap Wireless has come out and verbally opposed the deal arguing that the merger would harm consumers due to reduced competition. Along with the reduction in competition Leap argues that too much power would be consolidated into the hands of just two wireless carriers. “We oppose the proposed acquisition. … [read full article]