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HTC Continues To Tease T-Mobile G2 Gingerbread Update

In a newsletter sent out yesterday HTC continues to tease the impending update for T-Mobile G2 users to Gingerbread. This reads exactly like the last update we received with a similar list of enhancements without a firm over-the-air date. The G2 was T-Mobile’s first 4G phone and as such it has a special place in our hearts so we hope that the powers that be at HTC and T-Mobile don’t make … [read full article]

HTC Preparing Software Update To Unlock Sensation 4G Bootloader?

If this “stock” answer from a customer support representative comes true the HTC Sensation 4G will be receiving a software update that will unlock the bootloader for the device giving a clear path for custom ROM’s. Several members of XDA forum have reported receiving the same response from HTC supper reps in response to inquires about the Sensation 4G bootloader policy moving forward. “We are currently developing new bootloader unlocked software for … [read full article]

Price Changes Taking Effect Tomorrow

Price changes, price changes get your price changes here. As this normally goes T-Mobile is making some price changes starting tomorrow on various devices spanning the price spectrum with changes coming to both fully discounted two year contract prices to partially discounted devices. Prices will be changing for the LG Optimus T, Motorola Charm, Motorola DEFY, Samsung Galaxy S 4G, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Samsung Gravity T, [read full article]

myTouch 4G Slide Appears In Accessory Shots

Looks like we’re getting another albeit not very revealing look at the myTouch 4G 4G Slide courtesy of some found accessory shots. We won’t quite call this full exposure but at least this is a better look at the device than we were able to uncover thanks to Mr. Blurrycam. What we’re seeing is a dummy unit filling in for the real thing with a pair of protective cases which unfortunately … [read full article]

Microsoft, Facebook Among Eight Technology Companies Supporting AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

Microsoft joined with Facebook and 6 other technology companies in a filing to the FCC last night in a statement of support for the AT&T/T-Mobile merger.  The deals supporters include Yahoo, Oracle, Research in Motion and VC firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Sequoia Partners. Their argument is pretty much summed up by saying that the proposed deal is the best way for AT&T to expand their network capacity in order … [read full article]

FCC Asks Most Major US Wireless Carriers To Fill Questionnaire Regarding AT&T/T-Mobile

The FCC has sent formal requests to most of the major players in the US wireless market place asking them to complete a questionnaire regarding the proposed AT&T/T-Mobile acquisition. The FCC asks: “In order for the Commission to complete its review of the [merger] and make the necessary public interest findings … we require written responses, supporting documentation, and data, as applicable from other commercial wireless carriers against which the applicants compete.” … [read full article]

T-Mobile G2 About To Hit End Of Life

What we mean by end of life is that we noticed is that the T-Mobile G2 no longer on T-Mobile.com and instead of the usual “temporarily out of stock” message it’s just not there. So we checked in with a few ninjas and came up with this image showing the G2 is on its last legs. Of course it could be around for another couple months as it’s “nearing” end of life … [read full article]

AT&T Commercial Says They Are Planning To Combine With T-Mobile

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kvKshjjk6zA[/youtube] It’s not like AT&T’s proposed merger of T-Mobile is a big secret so this commercial isn’t in any way a surprise though the leaving out of any T-Mobile logo is. That not withstanding quite a few of you have already caught this during the NBA Finals, Nascar races or various other times during the day but for some reason it has yet to appear on AT&T’s own YouTube page. It’s a pretty simple commercial that … [read full article]

Wirefly Posts Samsung Exhibit 4G Walkthrough Video

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-f8nMRCF0Aw[/youtube] The Samsung Exhibit 4G is scheduled to drop on T-Mobile shelves right around the 22nd the of this month but helping hold us over is this 9 minute video courtesy of Wirefly. Giving us a walkthrough of the device itself the Exhibit 4G just might be an undercard overshadowed by the release of the HTC Sensation 4G. The one major thing the Exhibit 4G has over the Sensation 4G, a 21Mbps HSPA+ radio … [read full article]

Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity Smart Launching June 22nd

When T-Mobile announced the Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity Smart they promised June availability without a specific date. Well you can mark June 22nd on your calendars if either one of these budget Android fulfills your desires. Both the Exhibit 4G and Gravity smart: “…expand T-Mobile’s product portfolio to include two affordable options for customers who crave rich connectivity and unique entertainment experiences.” Any takers?