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FCC Pledges Extensive Review Of AT&T/T-Mobile Deal, Chairman Hints At Lack Of Competition

In a conference held just moments ago the FCC discussed the steps it would take to evaluate the proposed AT&T and T-Mobile acquisition. Paperwork has been filed by the FCC and the real fun begins for AT&T and T-Mobile to submit their own documentation which will be done under strict confidentiality. According to todays call the FCC and DOJ will conduct a parallel review of the deal not unlike the approval process performed … [read full article]

Walmart, Wirefly Place T-Mobile G2X And Sidekick 4G Up For Preorder

If you’re just itching to get your orders in for the T-Mobile G2X and Sidekick 4G than Walmart and Wirefly have you covered. Walmart is ready with the T-Mobile G-Slate preorder for $549.99 or $599 for upgrades and the T-Mobile G2X preorder for $179.99 or $199.99 for upgrades. Don’t want to preorder from Walmart? Try Wirefly where you can get your orders in for the T-Mobile G2X for $149.99 and … [read full article]

T-Mobile Revamping Prepaid Mobile Broadband Offerings, Releases Rocket 2.0 Prepaid Edition

T-Mobile announced via Twitter this evening some news regarding their Prepaid Mobile Broad options. First was the introduction of the T-Mobile Rocket 4G for just $59.99 bringing the T-Mobile 4G network right to your laptop. Capable of theoretical download speeds of 21 Mbps you certainly can’t go wrong with the price. The Rocket 4G Prepaid edition is available right now. Along with the introduction of the Rocket 4G T-Mobile announced a revamp coming … [read full article]

(Updated Gallery!) T-Mobile Sidekick 4G Unboxing Gallery, Early Thoughts

This is a magical day for me and TmoNews as we have finally, after three years of hoping, trying and waiting received our first review unit from the mothership herself. That’s right, the Sidekick 4G is in the house! We’ve have a full review coming in the next few days and I’m even going to try my hand at some videos. In the meantime, here are some early thoughts on the Sidekick … [read full article]

Even More Plus Unlimited Plan Canceled

Unfortunately there is some bad news for Even More Plus customers this afternoon as we just received word that the EM+ Unlimited Plan scheduled for launch at $59.99 has been canceled. For reasons unknown T-Mobile has decided not to offer the plan at this time. It was rumored to be a *very* quiet launch for the EM+ plan and as it turns out, it’s one of those things that never materialized from … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s First 4G Mobile Hotspot Now Available

Sharing the spotlight with today’s launch of the $79.99 unlimited plan is the arrival of T-Mobile’s very first 4G Mobile Hotspot! We had a pretty good idea this was happening today and as our luck would have it, it did and we are happy to see T-Mobile join the ranks of the Mobile Hotspot offers. T-Mobile’s 4G Mobile Hotspot will allow you to create a high-speed internet access point … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches $79.99 Unlimited Talk, Text, “Data” Plan

As expected T-Mobile has launched their limited time $79.99 Unlimited Talk, Text and “Data” plan promotion available today! There is a small little catch here as “unlimited data” really means 2 GB of data as you then become throttled beyond that point until your bill cycle resets for the following month. Such is the price you pay for an unlimited deal at a great price. Check out the colorful comparison chart T-Mobile … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Continue Spring Marketing Focus, What AT&T Deal?

With the announcement of the HTC Sensation today coming exclusively to our beloved Magenta, T-Mobile showed they are still firing on all cylinders and that business as usual is in effect. With that in mind T-Mobile is prepping their Spring Marketing focus that runs from April 20th to June 7th with a  big focus on T-Mobile’s “best offerings.” So what are those best offerings you ask? Expect to hear about T-Mobile having … [read full article]

LetsTalk Putting G-Slate Up For Preorder Tomorrow, Launch Imminent?

While T-Mobile has been quite loud lately about announcing new phones via Twitter, including the Sidekick 4G, G2X and T-Mobile 4G Mobile Hotspot one device wasn’t mentioned. The T-Mobile G-Slate has yet to see an official announcement even though we expect it to launch right around the same time as the other devices. Lending more credit to this theory is LetsTalk who tweeted they are putting the T-Mobile G-Slate … [read full article]

(Updated: All Is Back To Normal) T-Mobile Outage In Houston, Texas

Houston, we have a problem! We’ve received word from our readers that there seems to be an outage in the Houston area, and just now T-Mobile has confirmed the outage via Twitter. T-Mobile states that they are indeed aware of the issue and their engineers are working hard to restore service to the Houston area as quickly as possible. We’ll let you know more on the outage when we hear more! Are both data and phone services down for … [read full article]