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T-Mobile Announces The ‘Budget-Friendly Prism,’ Out May 6th

T-Mobile just announced the upcoming availability of the T-Mobile Prism, their latest budget friendly option for customers who are searching for their very first smartphone. T-Mobile says the Prism will be available with flexible pricing options including no annual contract as well as two-year contract plans. The T-Mobile Prism is a 3G devices with a 3.5″ HVGA display running Android 2.3. “The Prism allows customers to enjoy variety of entertainment and Web … [read full article]

T-Mobile Offering HTC Sensation 4G Free For New Customers

I generally tend not to print these web-only sales on T-Mobile.com anymore as they so frequent it’s hard to keep up. I’d recommend checking out T-Mobile’s website every day if you’re looking for a special offer. In any case, todays special offer is on the HTC Sensation 4G, now free for new customers and add-a-lines. The web-only deal runs through May 3rd, though it coincides with T-Mobile’s ongoing trade-in offer which … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile Says New Curve With Wi-Fi Calling This Fall, BB10 Devices In November

Update: According to T-Mobile, no announcements have been made for any future Blackberry products.  I know that Blackberry posts are often met with a yawn and “next” mentality these days and I can’t say I necessarily blame that. Blackberry hasn’t really “innovated” in a long time — until yesterday and the introduction of Blackberry 10. We’ve seen hints of Blackberry 10 before, but yesterday’s keynote in Orlando at Blackberry World was the first … [read full article]

I’m Leaving The iPhone Behind And Going Android Only For 30 Days, Can I Be Converted?

This is, by all accounts one of the bigger things I’ve ever done since the founding of TmoNews. So let’s just jump right in, for 30 days, I’m giving up my iPhone completely and going all Android. I’m calling it the “David’s going 30 days with the HTC One S since I know most of you would love to see me drop all signs of iOS in my household Android challenge.” Well, that wouldn’t be … [read full article]

The T-Mobile “4G Tweet Race” Starts On May 3rd

T-Mobile’s newest promotional contest is for all your Twitter fiends out there as T-Mobile wants you to enter the “4G Tweet Race,” and a chance to win a HTC One S. So how do you win? The premise Ladies and gentlemen, start your hashtags. Enter T-Mobile’s 4G Tweet Race and put your social network to the test. You could win amazing prizes. How to play Registration is simple. Just connect your Twitter … [read full article]

T-Mobile Marketing Chief Cole Brodman Retires, Leaving End Of May

T-Mobile USA Marketing Chief Cole Brodman is leaving the company later this month, T-Mobile confirmed early this morning. Brodman held the position of T-Mobile’s Chief Marketing officer for a little less than two years having spent almost 17 years with the company. Brodman will step down as of May 25th, though he will continue as a strategic advisor according to T-Mobile Chief Executive Philip Humm. “It’s a retirement from T-Mobile,” said Brodman, … [read full article]

Newest comScore Reports Shows Android, Apple Continuing Smartphone Dominance

We knew this was coming as the March smartphone market totals are now in and you’ll only need one guess for who continues to reign number one in the US market. Android its dominance jumping almost four full points to 51% of new American smartphone buyers. Apple’s still riding high as well jumping to 30.7% giving the two top platforms close to 80% marketshare. Microsoft and RIM took their own hits dropping to … [read full article]

Samsung’s Galaxy S III Announcement Is Two Days Away, What Can We Expect?

Note: This is a dual-post I threw up on DroidDog.com as well. I’ve tailored this post for the T-Mobile fan in all of us. You’ll see me throwing myself more and more into the Android community, you’ll find out why tonight! That’s a tease for a story going up later. Hint, hint.  If you’ve watched the news for the past few months, with a specific eye on the past few weeks you’ve seen … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Launch Huawei Made Prism On May 6th, HVGA Screen For The Win

Look out world, the T-Mobile Huawei Prism is coming to T-Mobile on May 6th and it’s rocking a HVGA screen. The Galaxy S III this isn’t, but not every phone can be the next best thing to hit the Android market. If you’re looking for what is bound to be an inexpensive entry-level Android device, the T-Mobile Prism is calling your name. Powered by Android 2.3, the Prism has a 3.5″ … [read full article]

TmoNews Reviews The HTC One S

There is little question that HTC has been criticized for releasing too many phones that all seemed to be too much like each other. HTC was putting out the newest and best phone once a month, every month, for as long as we can remember. Arguably, these “superphones” helped launch Android into the stratosphere but, as a company, HTC was doing itself more harm than good. As HTC recognized a change in direction … [read full article]

Software Fix Coming For HTC One S Wi-Fi Calling Battery Drain

If you’re a new owner of the HTC One S and you’re suffering from a battery drain issue caused by Wi-Fi calling, good news — a software fix is incoming. T-Mobile’s support documents confirm the issue as of April 20th, a full 5 days before release so we hope that any update is prioritized and issued quickly to rectify the problem as the One S only being on the shelf for 4 days. … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Planned Dates For Ice Cream Sandwich, Upcoming Device Launches

While Samsung, HTC and T-Mobile remain silent on the topic of Ice Cream Sandwich, TmoNews is coming to the rescue. Understandably, the carriers and manufacturers hate providing anything that even resembles a solid release date as they are so prone to change — a point emphasized by our article earlier in the day highlighting the difficulties imposed on Android updates. Still, I know how badly you guys want to have … [read full article]