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T-Mobile Preparing For Major Sale February 11th-12th

It looks like T-Mobile is ready to put the pedal to the metal metaphorically speaking by starting off the year with another huge retail promotion. For those of you who remember the Father’s Day promotion held last year, T-Mobile acquired  just over 100k new customers that day. They clearly have similar expectations this year as the above image states “…it is expected to be similar to the first half of the Father’s … [read full article]

Nokia X2 Prepaid Device Hitting T-Mobile February 16th.

I’d like to say I’m not surprised by this in the least as I had all but forgotten Nokia these days. I know how wonderful their phones used to be and how awesome they still can be, if you haven’t seen what the N8 camera can do, thats an injustice. Still, if this is the best they are willing to give the US, I can say for certain I won’t be forking over … [read full article]

(Thursday Night Drawing!!!) Tonight, Tonight, Toniiiiight….The PhoneDog Tablet Giveaway!!!!

This is for the Thursday Night, January 20th drawing!!!! The big day is finally here.  It’s the day so many of you have been waiting for, the PhoneDog tablet giveaway!  It’s tonight, tonight, toniiiiiiiiiight!  I won’t make you read all sorts of ramblings from me but you NEED to check out what I am including below for your last minute chances to register and tune in tonight to win!!  More importantly, I’m leaving … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant Froyo Update Coming January 21st, Tomorrow!

Wow, this is going to be like winning the lottery for Samsung Vibrant owners who have been up in arms over the holdup of Android 2.2 Froyo for the Vibrant.  It’s coming, tomorrow according to PCMag and T-Mobile CMO Cole Brodman.  As with most updates, it will come in waves so not everyone will receive it on the first day. Let me reiterate that point…NOT everyone will receive it on the first … [read full article]

(Update: Technical Error) Dell Streak 7 Pricing Leaked?

Update: I just received an email from T-Mobile stating this pricing was the result of a technical error and is incorrect. They will be sharing pricing and availability details soon! If you like the Dell Streak 7, and maybe you should, then you will be happy to hear what we have for you today.  According the T-Mobile, the “Dell Streak 7 will push the limits on tablet affordability with a very competitive … [read full article]

Coverage Will Become A Central Point In The T-Mobile Roadmap, Considering “Non-Strategic” Asset Sale

As T-Mobile works to boost its financial position in the US, they are considering a number of options that include the sale of non-strategic assets such as cell towers to raise cash for future investments. Forming partnerships and spectrum-sharing opportunities are on the table, however no large cash acquisitions are in the works.  That seems like an obvious non-denial denial to the almost constant whisper that T-Mobile and Sprint are … [read full article]

T-Mobile Unlikely To Sell iPhone In Near Future, Will Combat With Android

Speaking at an investor relations meeting, T-Mobile stated that they were unlikely to carry the iPhone anytime in the near future.  Perhaps the biggest issue is the use of the 1700Mhz 3G band acting as a major barrier to selling the iPhone.  T-Mobile is, of course, open to selling the iPhone, however the T-Mobile CEO explained that the chipset is the major roadblock. “We’re not part of the chipset today.  But we have … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant Update Coming Soon

T-Mobile executives speaking at a press breakfast this morning stated that a Samsung Vibrant update is coming “very soon”.  T-Mobile is working as hard as possible to get Android updates out in a timely fashion, Cole Brodman, T-Mobile CMO stated.  One issue that was causing a hold up is the addition of features like Wi-Fi calling.  No specific date was given. PCMag

T-Mobile Confirms Samsung Vibrant 4G And Sidekick 4G

PCMag is reporting that T-Mobile has confirmed the existence of both the Samsung Vibrant 4G and the Sidekick 4G.  They will be joining the Dell Streak 7, LG G-Slate and the first 42Mbps data stick in the first half of 2011. So there you go, both real and both coming. Get your piggybanks ready! Text and Image courtesy of PCMag T-Mobile to Deliver Fastest Smartphone Running on America’s Largest … [read full article]

Sidekick Settlement Over 2009 Outage Brings Goodies

October 2009 was a time for Sidekick owners that likely still haunts their dreams and makes them shudder at the thought.  Well, maybe not that serious, but the data outage that occurred during that time caused Sidekick owners quite a lot of grief and downtime, not to mention lost data.  Finally, a settlement has been reached between Danger, Microsoft and T-Mobile regarding the “data service interruption”. Those who were part of … [read full article]