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T-Mobile To Increase Regulatory Fee, Doesn’t Allow You To Exit Contract

Word has gotten out that T-Mobile has been sending out notices like the one seen in the image above regarding an upcoming increase in T-Mobile’s Regulatory Programs Fee. While plenty of you have emailed in the last 24 hours with hopes this might give you an escape from your T-Mobile contract we don’t believe that is the case. T-Mobile’s dedicated page to Regulatory Programs Fees highlights that any change doesn’t mandate … [read full article]

T-Mobile Posts Promo Video For HSPA+ 42Mbps 4G Network

It’s definitely a very exciting time to be a T-Mobile customer as they both ramp up their 4G network with speeds that double their current offerings all while they continue their romance with AT&T. I kid I kid. T-Mobile has put together a short promotional video highlight just a few of the many reasons why T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42Mbps network is awesome. Increased spectrum, expanded radio capacity and more connections to the internet all improve the … [read full article]

Sprint Picks On The Competition For Shaky Definitions Of “Unlimited”

As it turns out I’m not the only one who thinks the use of the word “unlimited” is getting out of hand in the marketing game these days. Sprint is ready to pick a fight with the competition by calling out their misuse of the word through at least one marketing effort as shown by this commercial. I’ll let you watch it for yourself and decide if Sprint is making a valid point or if this … [read full article]

Prepaid Text Message Prices Changes Coming August 13th

The postpaid rate plans aren’t the only thing changing in T-Mobile land in the next 30 days as some minor but noteworthy changes are coming to pay as you go sms pricing. Effective August 13th is a slight bump in the price for SMS messages received from 5 cents to 10 cents. It’s not a huge change but as customers have already begun receiving warning messages from T-Mobile we thought you all … [read full article]

Everything You Want To Know About T-Mobile’s Upcoming Classic/Value Plans

We can’t get enough of the new Classic/Value plan rollout information so we’re back with some more intel and price comparisons pitting T-Mobile against the competition. We’ve already seen a little bit of this in a post last week but this time it’s in color! T-Mobile continues to emphasize employee training by focusing on the benefits of each plan over the other in order to offer the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Introduces Name ID, Caller ID For Everyone

T-Mobile is proud to be the first US carrier to introduce a feature that has long been available for landline owners, caller ID. While most of, if not all of us generally save contacts by name right into our address books there are just those times when a random number calls and you aren’t sure if you want to pick up. Maybe it’s that crazy ex you’ve been avoiding or the local blockbuster … [read full article]

T-Mobile Adds 56 Additional Cities To HSPA+ 42Mbps Markets

An unexpected but welcome surprise is tonights addition of 56 markets to T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42Mbps network which now covers more than 170 million people in 152 markets. In addition to enjoying the increased network speeds customers will “also enjoy increased network capacity and reliability.” “America’s Largest 4G Network is now faster than ever and continues to deliver a fast and reliable broadband experience in more places than any other carrier,” said Neville … [read full article]

Yet Another Analyst Predicts T-Mobile iPhone Later This Year

If I had a dollar every time an analyst predicted a T-Mobile iPhone arriving later this year I wouldn’t be paying for my honeymoon out of pocket. Instead I’d be flying a private jet around the world. Yet here we are with yet another analyst predicting a T-Mobile iPhone arrival sometime in 2011. This time the honor belongs to Piper Jaffray analyst Chris Larsen who says: “While we remain uncertain regarding … [read full article]

Want Four Minutes Of myTouch 4G Slide Camera Goodness?

If you’ve been itching for four solid minutes of myTouch 4G Slide camera goodness than you should count your blessing as the guys from Intomobile have made your dreams come true. They’ve got their hands on the 4G Slide and give an excellent preview of the camera features, shot modes as well a few test shots. All in all it’s a quick look so we can expect to see plenty more of the 4G Slide camera … [read full article]

Sprint Receives Subpoenas From Nine States Over T-Mobile Deal

While Sprint may be at the forefront of the AT&T/T-Mobile opposition they aren’t alone in facing scrutiny from the government over the deal. It’s been confirmed via Reuters that Sprint has received subpoenas from nine states in connection with the anti-trust review of AT&T’s takeover of T-Mobile. A letter dated June 28th to the FCC Sprint stated it had received the subpoenas and civil investigation demands for all the materials it has … [read full article]

(UPDATE) myTouch 4G Slide Available July 27th, Pre-order July 19th

  Update: Now this might make things a little confusing.  It’s being reported that presale will begin on the 19th of July, with sources pointing to a non-existent press release.  Meanwhile, this little screen shot just hit our inbox showing that the presale (for web/telesales and care upgrades) begins the 20th.  Believe what you want, but I’m going with an official launch on the 27th. Update: Back to the 19th for the presale. … [read full article]