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T-Mobile Introduces Sign Up Page For LG-Slate Information

So you want to know more about the upcoming T-Mobile G-Slate, huh? Well, you are in luck because T-Mobile has set up a page where you can enter your email address and stay in the loop with upcoming information about the G-Slate. Of course, they’re talking strictly “on the books” information. We’ll do our best to keep you up to date with that and everything else we can dig up about this … [read full article]

Deutsche Telekom To Present T-Mobile USA Strategy Next Week?

You’ll have to “Bear” (Bears win!!) with us on this one as I’m not sure what exactly the Reuters article is referring to. That being said, Reuters is reporting that Rene Obermann, CEO of T-Mobile USA parent company Deutsche Telekom, and Philip Humm, T-Mobile USA CEO “…are due on Thursday to present a strategy for the struggling US unit T-Mobile USA, which is the market’s No. 4 operator but has seen profits fall.” … [read full article]

One More Day Till The BIG PhoneDog Tablet Giveaway!

First of all, let me just say this: Bear Down Chicago Bears!!! Ok, now that I got that off my chest I have but one thing to say today. It’s just ONE day, that’s right, O-N-E more day till the big tablet giveaway! If you haven’t registered and liked the Facebook page, you are missing out for your chance to win! iPads, Galaxy Tabs and the Blackberry Playbook are all up for grabs … [read full article]

(Updated With Specs!) Huawei X6 Android Phone Spotted At FCC, AWS On Board

As usual, the FCC is a smorgasbord of goodies with the Huawei X6 breaking cover complete with the AWS frequencies required to run on T-Mobile. We’ve heard plenty of rumors that Huawei intended to bring at least one to two more handsets to T-Mobile this year and with 25 total devices on the way, it’s certainly possible this just might be one of them. While specs are mostly unknown, the user manual … [read full article]

T-Mobile Looking To Increase Premium Retailer Presence Nationwide

T-Mobile is looking to expand its “T-Mobile Premium Retailer Program” to a nationwide platform after having tested the program regionally for several years. T-Mobile hopes to increase the roll out of branded outlets by independent retailers which don’t require direct, corporate investment from the Magenta mothership herself. Currently, T-Mobile operates more than 2,000 corporate locations throughout the country and has more than 500 branded outlets since the time it began testing out the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Ranks Third For Android Froyo 2.2 Updates

It’s almost as if the timing of this report is just fuel to the fire that has surrounded the Android community this week an anger grows over the lack of Galaxy S updates. This is an unscientific finding to be sure but JR Raphael of Computerworld via his own blog Android Power compiled this info which shows T-Mobile ranking in the third position for the time it takes to launch a device and … [read full article]

T-Mobile Cancelling kidConnect And Take Control Plans

For those currently on kidConnect or Take Control plans, T-Mobile will soon begin to cancel your rate plans. According to T-Mobile, due to systems changes, Take Control and kidConnect grandfathered rate plans will be removed from T-Mobile systems in the next few months. For those of you still enrolled in either of those plans will be notified by mail, text message, or a call from Take Control/kidConnect rep to convert your plan over to … [read full article]

Just Four Days Until The Big Big BIG PhoneDog Tablet Giveaway

In just four days (that’s right four because I’m not counting today) PhoneDog is going to make it rain tablets. That’s right, in just FOUR, that’s f-o-u-r days as seen by the image above and the amazing video below you have your chance to win an Apple iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab or a Blackberry Playbook (when available). So if you haven’t entered, do so right away for your chance to win. PhoneDog is … [read full article]

T-Mobile Wants The iPhone, Too

Now that AT&T’s exclusivity on the iPhone has finally ended with Verizon Wireless officially announcing the iPhone yesterday, it seems T-Mobile wants in on the iPhone as well. As you may recall, T-Mobile USA’s new CEO and President already has a relationship with Apple. Before becoming CEO of T-Mobile USA, Philipp Humm previously was CEO of T-Mobile Deutschland, where he introduced the iPhone to Germany in 2007. According to The Seattle Times, a T-Mobile spokeswoman stated, “We … [read full article]

New HTC Handset Promotion Starting January 19th

Beginning January 19th, T-Mobile will be running a new HTC smartphone promotion for qualified customers. The promotion will enable qualified customers to receive 50% off their HTC smartphone purchase when you opt for the Unlimited Web plan. To be eligible for the HTC 50% off promotion: You must be on a Individual or Family Plan Even More/Legacy Plan (Even More Plus cannot participate in this promotion) Purchase one of the following HTC handsets with … [read full article]

Samsung GT-i9023 Drops At The FCC, New Version Of Nexus S With Android 2.4

This is a rather interesting development that the folks at Engadget have caught wind of. Recently passing the FCC is a Samsung device, model number GT-i9023 which includes AWS T-Mobile 3G. Engadget makes careful note that this device, just by its outline, looks incredibly like the Nexus S. The i9023 recently received both Wi-Fi Alliance and Bluetooth SIG certification but without any sort of evidence that could point us to the actual … [read full article]

T-Mobile FINALLY Takes On Verizon AND AT&T With Carly

So what’s the fun in having a great device running a slow network? Well, there is no fun at all according to this new T-Mobile advertisement taking on both Verizon and AT&T. I can’t say how happy I am that T-Mobile is extending the fight beyond AT&T and going after the real competition, Verizon. You won’t find this ad on tv for another week, so feel free to rematch it here a few times. T-Mobile … [read full article]