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New 42 Mbps Smartphones Coming From HTC, Samsung and LG

There’s this very vague report going around about new 42 Mbps smartphones coming to T-Mobile in the second half of this year, made by HTC, LG and Samsung.  I’m just going to come right out and say it, “Well, duh!”  This should come as no surprise, it’s about as solid of a story as that great Samsung phone from yesterday (which is actually quite solid).  With a network that supports 42 … [read full article]

Verizon’s COO Bets The Merger Will Happen

This saga just won’t end, and frankly I’m kind of sick of it.  Anyways, Verizon’s COO Lowell McAdam came out saying that he believes the merger will go through, mostly because “AT&T needs the spectrum and is motivated enough to [acquire T-Mobile], and will agree with what the government will want.”  So essentially, he thinks that it will go through because AT&T just wants it and had money.  I’m still betting … [read full article]

U.S. Senator Herb Kohl Comes Out Against AT&T/T-Mobile Deal

Senator Herb Kohl, Chairman of the US Senate Antitrust Subcommittee has written the FCC urging them to block the proposed AT&T buyout of T-Mobile stating that the buyout “would likely cause substantial harm to competition and consumers would be contrary to antitrust law and not in the public interest, and therefore should be blocked by your agencies.” He specially points out that T-Mobile would effectively be eliminated from the market. The Senator’s … [read full article]

Value Plan Customers Won’t Pay Upgrade Fee

For those of you waking up this morning and are now checking out the “official” word on T-Mobile’s new Value and Classic plans we’ve got one more piece of information to give you. As the image above shows Value Plan subscribers won’t pay the much loathed upgrade fee when purchasing new equipment. This is of course likely due to the fact that you aren’t really upgrading since you are purchasing devices at … [read full article]

Official, New Samsung Phone Coming

We think we hit the nail on the head with this one.  I hope you are sitting on the edge of your seat, because this is about to knock your socks off.  We have just gotten official word that a new Samsung phone is headed our way, unofficially.  From everything we have heard, it may boast some great specs; including a 1.3 megapixel camera, clamshell design, 3G and maybe even Bluetooth.  No, this is … [read full article]

Class Action Lawsuit FIled Against LG For G2x Troubles

It isn’t an everyday thing that we write about a class action lawsuit because they are often common and sometimes ridiculously trivial. This time a class action lawsuit has begun against LG claiming that the company has failed to remedy various problems and defects in an appropriate time frame. Terry Horvath seeks to represent a class of T-Mobile G2x owners who are suffering from the same problems, defects and difficulties and believe … [read full article]