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Samsung Galaxy Nexus Sales Will Continue, At Least For Now

Galaxy Nexus owners of the future can breathe a sigh of relief as the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Monday continued the temporary stay on the injunction Apple won against sales of the Galaxy Nexus this past June. The continuation grant extends the stay granted by the court in early July, likely until August 20th, the date of the expedited appeal hearing. This is good news for Samsung, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note Set To Receive Minor Update Right Out Of Box

The T-Mobile Galaxy Note is still a full week away from launch and is already set to receive a minor software update beginning August 8th. The OTA update brings the Galaxy Note up to software version T879UVLG3 running Android 4.0.3 and weighs in a relatively small 21.8MB. Improvements include a fix for the “Error: Enter MAC address” after entering MAC address, Weather widget does not show current location and MobileLife contacts addresses … [read full article]

T-Mobile Looks To Defend Verizon Spectrum Swap As LTE Network Boost

T-Mobile is continuing to stand up for Verizon with the FCC and their $3.6 billion acquisition of AWS spectrum from SpectrumCo that will allow T-Mobile to pick up some of Verizon’s unused AWS spectrum in a different block. T-Mobile is arguing that the deal will help them deploy LTE in areas it may not have been able to do so without the additional spectrum from Verizon. In filings with the FCC, T-Mobile … [read full article]

Questions About Upcoming Release Dates? This Should Help

While we’ve already briefly covered both the Galaxy Note and upcoming myTouch and myTouch Q release dates, there are still some of you looking for concrete answers on upcoming releases. August 8th is looking to be one of the bigger, as in volume launch days in recent memory for T-Mobile with the Galaxy Note, myTouch and myTouch Q along with the Samsung T159. So, if there were any questions even … [read full article]

TmoNews Takes A Look At The Galaxy Note

Writing about the Galaxy Note is a tricky ordeal. It’s not so much the device itself, given that the Note has been around for a while. It feels like we already had an idea what to expect, especially those of you who have long been tracking a T-Mobile launch, you likely already know everything to know about the 5.3″ Samsung phone/tablet/phablet. Identical to its AT&T counterpart, the largest difference (outside of the crazy … [read full article]

Rumor: T-Mobile To Finally Launch ISIS Mobile Payment System Trial On August 20th?

It’s been some time since we’ve heard anything about ISIS, T-Mobile’s mobile payment system with AT&T and Verizon. That’s all about to change as we’re receiving word that a pilot program begins August 20th. As it stands now, ISIS supported devices are the HTC Amaze 4G, Samsung Galaxy S II and Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G. No word on whether devices such as the HTC One S or … [read full article]

Huawei myTouch Dummy Units Hit T-Mobile Stores, Countdown To Launch Begins

By now we’ve already seen the upcoming Huawei myTouch devices in the wild, officially announced and unveiled in all their press shot glory. This time, we’re getting a look at the completely useless, but worth viewing dummy phones as they arrive in-store. Of course, the arrival of the dummy phone is just one step in the various stages of a smartphones release pattern. There isn’t a lot to see here, other … [read full article]

T-Mobile Briefly Talks JD Power Ranking, Promises To Do Better

T-Mobile is obviously looking to go on the offensive after this mornings disappointing JD Power Wireless Customer Care ranking result finding T-Mobile in last place among the nations largest wireless providers. We reached out to T-Mobile and received the following statement: T-Mobile has a long history of providing industry-leading customer service as evidenced by previous JD Power reports. We are disappointed with the results of this survey. We continue to place a … [read full article]

Newest JD Power Customer Care Study Places T-Mobile Dead Last

Disappointing news this morning for the T-Mobile faithful as the newest JD Power 2012 Wireless Customer Care Full-Service Performance Study, Volume 2 places T-Mobile dead last in the overall customer care index ranking. The 2012 Wireless Customer Care study is based on response from 7,428 wireless customers due to their experiences with their respective carrier over the course of the past six months. The study was conducted between January and June 2012. There’s … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note For T-Mobile Now On Samsung’s Website

This is another one of those instances when we’re not quite sure when this info first appeared — but for those of you wanting to know every single detail about the Galaxy Note for T-Mobile, there’s plenty of reading for you on Samsung’s website. Unfortunately, price and a release date are still absent and we expect that info will only come from T-Mobile, but there is a whole list of FAQ’s and … [read full article]

(Updated) So, About That HTC Era 42…It’s The HTC One X+ For T-Mobile

Update: We’ve just been dropped a line from Taylor of Androidandme fame telling us that the “plus” sign relates to the Tegra 3 plus, meaning this One X for T-Mobile will have a 1.7GHz processor. How about them apples?  There are times when I’m glad to be wrong, and it’s not that I’m actually wrong in hypothesizing that the HTC Era 42 could have turned out to be the G3 for T-Mobile, there were … [read full article]

T-Mobile Places Samsung Galaxy Note Online As “Coming Soon”

So, T-Mobile has finally placed the Galaxy Note on their website as “coming soon” as of sometime yesterday. We’re not sure exactly when it went live, but it seems like just about everybody noticed at some point this morning. As eager as we are to learn about when this device will launch, and we’re still hearing August 8th is the day — we still want to know all we can about … [read full article]