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webConnect Rocket Gets Another Trial Run

Michael Oryl, the top dog over at Mobileburn.com, got his hands on a webConnect Rocket over the past month and took it for a spin on T-Mobile’s Philadelphia HSPA+ network.  As expected, he came away pretty impressed with the range of test speeds.  In optimal conditions, it peaked at speeds well above current offerings.  Using the webConnect Rocket in an area of a “reported good, but far from perfect signal”, he hit download … [read full article]

T-Mobile HTC HD2 “Coming Soon”

Well, folks, you’ve already seen some blurry snapshots (Courtesy of Mr. Blurrcam), and then some HD quality snapshots, and now T-Mobile has officially listed the HTC HD2 on their website as “Coming Soon”.  We’re still expecting a March 24th release with a $199.99 new 2 year contract price tag and a $449.99 retail price.  How many of you are going to camp outside a T-Mobile store the night before?  Leave your thoughts in the comments! … [read full article]

Nokia Nuron Poses For The Camera

Looking for a cheap feature-first phone with a full browsing experience at your fingertips?  Then the Nokia Nuron is for you!  If the previous pics Mr. Blurrycam provided weren’t enough to sway you toward this handset, perhaps some of these HD quality snapshots can change your mind.  Another one of our ninjas also provided us with a comparison chart which clearly shows the Nuron killing the competition.  Hit the jump for some more high-res snapshots … [read full article]

T-Mobile HD2 Walks The Red Carpet

With a little more than two weeks remaining until the highly anticipated HD2 hits T-Mobile, we’ve got some additional exclusive T-Mobile HTC HD2 pics for our readers to drool over.  There is really not much to say here other than wow! Without further ado, I shall leave you to foam drool uncontrollably.  Hit the jump for some more HD quality snapshots of the HD2! Thanks Deaconclgi!

T-Mobile Ends Exclusive Search Deal With Yahoo, Embraces Google

Well, its over! T-Mobile has ended its year old search deal with Yahoo.  It comes as no surprise to hear that Magenta has replaced Yahoo with its biggest rival—Google. The deal is important because it now shifts search dominance away from Yahoo, as the Big G is now working exclusively with two of the top four carriers in the United States.  A Yahoo spokesperson said that Yahoo will still be working with the fourth-largest U.S. carrier on … [read full article]

Mr. Blurrycam Surprises Again With The CLIQ XT

Hot on the heels of the HTC HD2 in the wild pics comes another round of images from Mr. Blurrycam.  This time we received some images, a little video and a whole lot of in-the-wild goodness.  The Cliq XT is the next iteration of MotoBlur from those good folks at Motorola.  The first Cliq has definitely been a love it or hate device with MotoBlur definitely geared to a socially-networked audience.  For the average Android … [read full article]

HTC HD2 Finds Mr. Blurrycam Along With Its Friend, The Nokia Nuron

Arguably, the HTC HD2 is one of the most anticipated devices T-Mobile has launched in recent memory.  As a Windows Phone powerhouse, it may be the device to bring those who might have otherwise snubbed their nose at Windows devices back into the fold.  While we wait for more news, rumors and gossip regarding a possible or unlikely upgrade to Windows Phone 7, this phone will be here in just about 2 weeks.  Thanks to … [read full article]

A Warning to Nexus One Users

Whatever you do, DO NOT SIT ON YOUR NEXUS ONE.  Wait, it gets more interesting.  Crave UK, who owns the cracked Nexus seen above, swears that it just randomly cracked while charging, but HTC’s technical support is saying “they don’t go in pockets”.  The response states that “putting a phone in a tight pair of jeans and sitting down would usually cause the kind of damage” seen above.  I guess that means you should either carry … [read full article]

T-Mobile HTC HD2 Comparison

One of our trusty ninjas dropped this little goody in our inbox.  T-Mobile has compiled a nice little chart comparing some of the top U.S smartphones to the HTC HD2.  There’s really not much explaining needed as the image speaks for itself.  As you patiently wait for the day you can finally hold this beautiful Snapdragon-powered Windows Mobile handset, perhaps this chart can help you decide if the HD2 is worthy enough.  Larger image after the jump! … [read full article]

Coverage Maps Being Updated

Starting March 14th, T-Mobile will be making some changes to its coverage map.  While there won’t be any massive, earth-shaking changes going on here (yeah, I’m looking at you, Chile earthquake, that is robbing us of 1.26 microseconds daily), the map will be updated to more accurately reflect voice and data coverage.  First, when you zoom out, you will see the overall coverage.  As you can see, there is a lot of green where people actually live … [read full article]

T-Mobile Service Disruption?

We’ve received quite a few emails about a T-Mobile service disruption, and now T-Mobile itself has officially confirmed the service disruption via its support forums.  T-Mobile claims that 5% of their customers were affected by the service disruption which impacted both data and voice features.  The company states that service has been restored for most customers. Anyone still experiencing problems with their T-Mobile data and/or voice features?  Let us know in the comments! T-Mobile Support … [read full article]

Samsung Trade-In Offer

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Are you interested in purchasing a Samsung Behold 2 or a Samsung Comeback?  Looking to save an extra $50-$75? Well, do we have an deal for you!  Beginning March 1st through April 30th, customers who trade in any working phone when purchasing a new Samsung Comeback or Samsung Behold 2 are eligible for an additional discount off the handset (participating locations only).  If you’re looking to purchase the Samsung Comeback, you can receive a minimum of $50.  … [read full article]