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(Updated) T-Mobile Branded Samsung Galaxy Note Hanging In The Wild, Looking Awesome

Updated: I’ve updated the post to include an image indicating Wi-Fi calling is pre-installed as well the 2500mAh battery.  We’re about to put aside any doubt any of you may have had surrounding the future availability of the Galaxy Note on T-Mobile. We’ve had two indications that the 5.3″ “phablet” was forthcoming — first through a revealing user agent string which helped us find the size of the screen and second, … [read full article]

Don’t Forget About Magenta Deal Days And Trade Up To A New Smartphone

With the HTC One S dropping in less than 24 hours, take advantage of T-Mobile’s “Magenta Deal Days” and get $100 back when you trade in your old smartphone and purchase any 4G smartphone. This offer begins tomorrow, April 25th and ends May 8th. Thinking about getting rid of your iPhone, get a guaranteed $200 trade-in with the purchase of any T-Mobile 4G smartphone. That’s a great deal and I would highly … [read full article]

Google Launches Google Drive, Will Dropbox Meet Its Match?

We haven’t really covered much on Google Drive over the years as its long been rumored to come out, only to be pushed back and pushed back some more. That has all changed as Google officially unveils Google Drive, their Dropbox competitor and if you’re a Google or Android fan, this may just be the service that has you kicking Dropbox to the curb. The service will offer 5GB of storage space for … [read full article]

Big News From Google, Unlocked Galaxy Nexus Now Available For Just $399.99

Whoa, big big news from Google as they release an unlocked Galaxy Nexus device available directly from the Google Play store for $399.99. This unlocked, pentaband device supports HSPA+ 21Mbps and will work perfectly on T-Mobile’s network. As you see in the picture, T-Mobile is even highlighted as a supporting network along with other GSM carriers in the United States. This is an incredible offer and easily the best price we’ve seen on … [read full article]

LG Support Forum Posts Complete List Of Changes For G2x Software Update

While T-Mobile and LG have already officially announced the P999-V21y software update for the G2x, we were a little short on details for the full list of enhancements and bug fixes. T-Mobile listed random reboot and power off fixes, device stability improvements, wi-fi calling improvements and boot up fixes but the list goes on after that. Thanks to a post on LG’s support forum, we’ve got a complete breakdown of the … [read full article]

Samsung Details Ice Cream Sandwich Updates For Nations Top Carriers, No Info For T-Mobile?

I can imagine this looks really bad for T-Mobile’s Samsung user base as Samsung details their planned Ice Cream Sandwich rollout for the nations top four carriers. While Sprint, Verizon and AT&T see specifically named device, T-Mobile is left with just a statement: “We are in close communication with T-Mobile to ensure that eligible devices are upgraded to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in the coming months and will provide updates as … [read full article]

HTC One S Smartphones Start Arriving At Walmart, T-Mobile Retail Stores

With less than twenty-four hours to go, the HTC One S is already making its way into T-Mobile retail stores and Walmart locations in preparation for launch. If you haven’t caught my official preview of the HTC One S, you’ll know that I’m very excited by this device and believe that HTC has manufactured an appealing smartphone and finally, yes finally turned around Sense 4.0 into a mature-looking Android overlay. It’s … [read full article]

Samsung Releases Mobile Unpacked 2012 Android App, Stream The Event Live

Samsung is pulling out all the stops as the clock continues to count down to the May 3rd Galaxy S III launch event. While they may have teased us this morning with a video promising to change the Galaxy world as we know it, this approach is a little more direct with the release of a Samsung Mobile Unpacked 2012 app in the Google Play store. If you’re not attending the … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile G2x Android 2.3.4 Software Update Now Officially Available

Update: The OTA update will continue through May 14th, users wishing to download without waiting for the OTA can hit the list of instructions on LG’s support forums to start the update right away. After an earlier version of the update was accidentally sent out via LG’s website, the update was pulled, added back and then pulled again it’s now completely official thanks to a post on T-Mobile’s support forums. Beginning today, … [read full article]

Official Ice Cream Sandwich Update ROM For HTC Ruby/Amaze 4G Hits XDA

While we’re still waiting for T-Mobile and HTC to announce the official releases of both the HTC Sensation 4G and Amaze 4G Ice Cream Sandwich updates — but if you’re comfortable doing a little hacking and tweaking on your Android device, XDA has you covered. The “official ICS update for Ruby,” the Amaze 4G codename is now available from XDA-Developers.com.  It looks like the download has come to a crawl, but if you … [read full article]

ATEC Wireless Job Posting Hints At T-Mobile LTE Network Deployment

Hello, hello what have we here? Thanks to an eagle-eyed TmoNews reader and his discovery of a job description through ATEC Wireless. This particular job for a LTE/Network Modernization Program Manager has one bullet point that really interests us: Project manages all aspects of a large and complex LTE deployment project throughout the infrastructure and development project lifecycles including project scope, schedule, resources, quality, costs and change for both the Indianapolis, Ind and … [read full article]