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LG G-Slate Specs Outed By Accident?

While the upcoming LG G-Slate may be one of the more anticipated T-Mobile devices in recent memory, it’s features, specs and pretty much everything else have remained a mystery. According to the website GPSandCo who contacted LG France for information regarding the upcoming tablet, they were (accidentally?) given some information regarding the upcoming tablet. 8.9″ display size allowing 3D content without glasses 3D recording capability LG Tegra 2 dual-core CPU USB port … [read full article]

T-Mobile Introduces Drive Smart Android App, Block Texting While Driving

T-Mobile is partnering with Location Labs and introducing DriveSmart Plus, an Android app which will help stop texting while driving. With texting while driving becoming more and more of a hotbed issue, this is a welcome move to try and curb this dangerous practice. Of course, the final responsibility to fall on the user to practice good judgement and take advantage of these apps. Enabling users to set their Android devices to automatically … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant 4G Hits The FCC

Oh the FCC, you lovely supply of endless information has just seen fit to grace us with the SGH-T959V, otherwise known as the Samsung Vibrant 4G. As Samsung SGH-T959 is the model number of the current Samsung Vibrant, the SGH-959V makes perfect sense as the successor and Vibrant 4G. Of course, the on board AWS doesn’t hurt the argument either. Also, it just looks like  Vibrant 4G. That’s all we have here! … [read full article]

Samsung Says They Aren’t Charging For Galaxy S Updates

Finally, Samsung has broken their silence on what has become the “Samsung Galaxy S Android 2.2 update debacle.” Samsung sent a quick note to Phonescoop attempting to put down one of the more ridiculous rumors that has found its way into the tech world this week: “No. Samsung is not charging carriers for Froyo updates to Galaxy S. We hope to have more detail on status shortly. Promise!” Simple, to the … [read full article]

A Special Message From Carly To T-Mobile fans

Oh T-Mobile, how sometimes you do something extra special that just makes us proud to call ourselves Magenta users. This time, it’s a special message from Carly, which is really just her saying hi and waving, but she’s waving at you! That’s right you, you know who you are! I met her, she’s a lot taller in person than I thought, or maybe I’m just short. Either way, super nice! T-Mobile YouTube

First Batch Of PhoneDog Contest Winners Announced!

Boom, the first round of Tablet winners in the PhoneDog giveaway have been announced! You MUST hit the PhoneDog link below to see the winning numbers and exactly how you can determine what YOUR ticket number is! Better yet, if you didn’t win? You’ll have another chance this Thursday with 10 more Tablets ready to be given away to you! The first round of the 100 iPad & Tablet sweepstakes is complete, and … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant 4G In The Wild? Maybe Not.

BoyGeniusReport has been sent what is reported to be the first in the wild image of the Vibrant 4G. Calling the phone “smooth,” and “stupid fast,” the BoyGenius source claims the its is running Android 2.3 though with Samsung still working out the kinks the phone as it stands, isn’t running TouchWiz. With the front facing camera it sure looks like it could be the Vibrant 4G. I have to admit some … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant 4G Launching February 23rd?

While most Samsung users are wondering just when exactly the original Vibrant might receive its update to Android 2.2, the Samsung Vibrant 4G has been blessed with a release date. As it stands, Samsung is taking a very public backlash (and by public, we mean by people who intensely follow cellphone blogs) but are forging ahead with the launch of an updated variant of the original Vibrant. So February 23rd looks to … [read full article]