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BlackBerry Services Down In North America Once Again

Reports are coming in of a possible BIS (BlackBerry Internet Services) Outage. We’ve already seen enough outages this year, and yet, here we have another one. According to Engadget, it looks like BIS is down in all of North America. As of yet, there is no word on when the outage will be fixed, but these outages usually don’t last very long. The majority of BlackBerry users are having trouble with Messenger, web browsing, and apps that consume … [read full article]

Nexus One Stars In Longer Video Walkthrough

I’m not going to lie, these Nexus One updates are starting to get a little bit old, redundant and thankfully slowing down.  Today, though, we have something special.  The Nexus One has made a lengthy appearance in a video, and while it’s not quite the crystal clear, shake free video that it deserves, I’m not arguing with it.  This video will give you a nice look at the menus, all in the language of love … [read full article]

Little Rock, Arkansas Goes 3G

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Update: Yakima, Washington apparently also get 3G today! With the year almost over, T-Mobile must be moving furiously to reach their goal of covering over 200 million people with 3G coverage. Today’s launch news is courtesy of Little Rock, Arkansas which is waking up to all that is 3G goodness and just in time for the holiday’s. Since it’s a slow news week, here are some fun facts about Arkansas: It is illegal to mispronounce … [read full article]

T-Mobile USA HTC HD2 Rom Shows Up On Italian Blog

It’s starting off as a very slow news week and understandably so, with the holidays approaching we don’t expect much in the way of surprise announcements. That being said, last week wasn’t exactly void of goodies and the news of a leaked T-Mobile USA rom for the HTC HD2 in the wild almost certainly made Windows Mobile enthusiasts jump for joy. What appears to be the US rom has shown in a video courtesy of Italian … [read full article]

Xperia X10 Passes FCC With AWS Goodness

The eagle-eyed gents at Engadget have done it again, and by that we mean scoured the FCC and uncovered something that matters. In this case, it’s the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 complete with T-Mobile compatible AWS bands, aka WCDMA Band IV. So while this isn’t the first time we have seen or heard this device sporting those bands, seeing it from the FCC just brings music to our ears. So while the jury is still … [read full article]

HTC HD2 Looks More And More Likely For T-Mobile USA

Windows Mobile and T-Mobile fans, this is going to make your day a little brighter. According to our friends at WMExperts who have received some ninja screenshots of a Rom file showing clear support for the HTC HD2 and T-Mobile USA. Having called for this device to hit T-Mobile way back in the middle of October, we’re happy to keep seeing further confirmation that it will launch on our favorite carrier. Of course, we knew … [read full article]

Just Another Nexus One Update

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There is no doubt about it, the Nexus One is the hot topic right now, and while it’s starting to pain me to update every small finding on this phone, this one is important.  Tnkgrl was allowed a moment or two with the Nexus one, and while unable to take pictures or video she did come away with some nice impressions.  She found, to my dismay, that there is no multitouch in the … [read full article]

Question Of The Day

I  know I can’t speak for all of our readers, but I never really realize how much I count on my cell phone until outages  like yesterday. That being said, I’m loyal to a carrier as I try and recognize that stuff happens, it’s almost always an inconvenience, but it happens.  So the question I pose to you, is do instances like yesterday influence your decision to switch carriers? I pose this question as we saw … [read full article]

Finally, A Commercial That Works

T-Mobile has had its share of marketing successes and failures as of late. Catherine Zeta Jones = Win. These ads = Not so much. After a double dosing of commercials featuring celebrities of questionable star power, T-Mobile has gone back to the basics and brought out Dwayne Wade and Charles Barkley to show off the MyTouch3G. Two basketball players of significant stature, this full minute commercial certainly works with a good dose of humor and … [read full article]

UPDATED:Oh No–Another T-Mobile Nationwide Outage?

UPDATE 2: Via twitter, T-Mobile reports all services are restored: We are pleased to report that we have fixed the equipment malfunction. Full service has been restored. We apologize for the inconvenience Reports are coming in of  a possible T-Mobile outage. One of our connects filled us in with the details and it looks like subscribers in the Southeastern region are mostly affected. If you can recall, the last time T-Mobile had one of these outages, both Data/Calling … [read full article]