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LTE in Late 2012?

Now, I can’t speak of how accurate this information is, so please have your salt in hand.  Deep in this 3G America document (page 3 of 3 actually) there is a line saying that T-Mobile USA will be deploying LTE in Q4 of 2012.  While this is a year after AT&T (who are just trying to play catch up with Verizon) I am not worried.  If you remember correctly, T-Mobile is setting up to … [read full article]

Happy Thanksgiving From TmoNews

On behalf of the TmoNews team, I want to wish you all a very happy Thanksgiving. It has been a pleasure heading this blog for over 18 months now and it has been my honor to do this day in and day out. So thank you, thank you all for reading, for writing in and just for showing support. Not to be totally and completely sappy but I am eternally grateful for all the support, you, the … [read full article]

Welcome to 3G Bloomington & Lafayette Indiana

T-Mobile is on fire with 3G launches this week. Today two more cities have been added to T-Mobile’s 3G network. T-Mobile is still on the verge of rolling out 3G to as many cities as possible! That’s right, the lucky residents of Bloomington & Lafayette Indiana, 3G is officially here! Congratulations guys! I know you’ve been waiting a long time for this moment! Think of this as Magenta’s gift to you for the holidays!  And what’s better … [read full article]

T-Mobile Job Opening Leads to Speculation

False Alarm, as the job description points out: The overall market for mobile handsets is expected to experience rapid growth over the next several years as consumers continue to use mobile devices for an increasing portion of their communication needs. Much of this growth will be driven by the ongoing introduction of outstanding devices that allow for a deeper, richer mobile experience on an ever-broadening set of platforms and … [read full article]

3G! 3G! 3G!

T-Mobile, yet again, continues with adding more and more cities to its ever-growing 3G network. T-Mobile has finally turned on the 3G switch for the lucky residents of Clarksville Tennessee, Topeka Kansas, & last but certainly not least, Montgomery Alabama. Congratulations! Enjoy the ultra-fast 3G speeds and maybe it’s time for a new phone? I hear T-Mobile is having some pretty sweet holiday deals! Click here to check them out! Sound off in the comments!

Samsung Behold 2 Giveaway Courtesy Of Samsung

Maybe the Android packing, Touchwiz touting Behold 2′s price tag just wasn’t doing it for you, even if your mouth was watering over all the Android and Samsung goodness.  Well, now you have a shot at winning one for that oh so special price of free.  Samsung is running a promotion to giveaway a Behold 2 every hour, on the hour, until December 23rd, and a LED TV every day.  Sounds like a sweet deal … [read full article]

Omaha Welcomes 3G Goodness

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Omaha, Nebraska, come on down to the 3G show. That’s right Omaha residents, T-Mobile has gone and surprised you this morning with an early Christmas gift in the form of 3G goodness. Faster data speeds and better voice quality are going to be very welcome this holiday season as you look for that holiday phone purchase. The clock is ticking for continued  3G launches and we bet T-Mobile is ramping up for a couple of … [read full article]

Google Maps Navigation Comes to “Donut” Android

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Anyone who has been following the launch of the Verizon based Motorola Droid was bound to be envious of a major feature added in by Google. Google Navigation aka Google Maps on steroids, offers full navigation to help you find every In-N-Out Burger known to man, as pictured above.  Originally thought to be offered to all Android devices sporting 2.0 and up, Google has gone and made some happy Android users by allowing those with “Donut” based … [read full article]

T-Mobile Complete Goes Live

A couple of days ago we revealed to you T-Mobile’s upcoming no-annual contract solution. Today T-Mobile has officially  launched T-Mobile Complete. If you don’t know what the freakin’ hell T-Mobile Complete is, check out our post here for full details. To summarize, its  essentially a Prepaid phone + Unlimited plans available at Best Buy and participating Walmart stores. T-Mobile is even offering the first month of service free with your purchase! As we said … [read full article]

The Merger Rumor Game Continues, This Time Without Sprint

I must preface this and say by now, these rumors are starting to get old and frustrating. The wireless industry, which has of late seen more than its share of mergers and acquisitions, is again seeing T-Mobile take center stage in this, the latest round of merger talk. Reuters is reporting that Deutsche Telekom is seeking a partner for its U.S. branch, T-Mobile USA. Looking to shore up some help for its financial investment in US … [read full article]

Holiday Pricing Cometh, Fa-la-la

Tis the season to be jolly—and reduce your prices so that consumers everywhere will come out en masse with credit cards in hand and dollar signs in their eyes. Ok, it’s been a weird morning so forgive me. We’ve been graced through our inbox with some details on holiday pricing and while we can’t say anything for certain, we do hope there is more to the T-Mobile holiday plans than just this. Not that we are … [read full article]

Motorola Motus Landing On T-Mobile?

Ah yes its that time again. The rumor mill is churning! Above you will see what is rumored to be T-Mobile’s second Motorola Android device with MOTOBLUR. NOTHING has been confirmed so please take this as a very small grain of salt, in other words: its a rumor. The guys over at AndroidandMe have received specs for the “Motus” from an anonymous tipster. And guess what? According to the specs, this handset supports T-Mobile’s AWS 3G network. The … [read full article]