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T-Mobile To Begin First Advertisements Touting Network Strength?

  For far to long I’ve wished and hoped that T-Mobile would come out with a marketing campaign that showed them as the scrappy carrier that could. Perhaps the above image indicates I might finally get my wish, maybe not in every sense but at least in the belief that T-Mobile is ready to finally market the strength of their network. From what our sources are telling us it will be a massive campaign with … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Introduce New Data Plan For Smartphone Owners?

Many of you hate the fact that T-Mobile requires a data plan on smartphones purchased with a contract and that the data plan cannot be removed for the life of your contract. Although Magenta won’t be removing the requirement, our trusted sources tell us that T-Mobile will be introducing a new data plan option for smartphone owners. Instead of paying the current $30 Unlimited Data per month, customers will have the option to get 200MB … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says Tethering Not Permitted, Will Support In The Near Future

I’m sure the following news will make a good amount of you that use your handset to tether unhappy, especially considering the news last week of Magenta reducing its data cap to 5GB. T-Mobile has released a new statement to employees reminding them that according to T-Mobile Terms & Conditions, using a phone as a modem or tethering a phone is prohibited. Magenta claims that customers using their handsets to tether use a lot more … [read full article]

Want A Chance To Own The HD7 Early, Have $950?

I can’t say how much I agree with the boys from WPCentral who came across this shady Craigslist ad offering you first chance at the HTC HD7 for the low low price of $950. There is so much wrong with this ad that it begged to be posted simply because it’s the weekend and its so wrong, its funny. The ad from Craigslist originates from Chicago yet the top left image shows New York … [read full article]

T-Mobile Getting Scrappy, myTouch Calling Out iPhone 4

This is the T-Mobile I want to see, the scrappy little guy picking a fight with the big guy simply because he can! Is that the best way of putting it? Of course not but the above image shows T-Mobile is definitely going on an offensive to showcase the strength of their devices versus that of the competition. Just days after a GigaOM article caught my eye discussing how T-Mobile wants to be the … [read full article]

Motorola Cliq Update Coming “Soon”

Lets just get the answer to the obvious first question out of the way here, we DO NOT know exactly what day will mark the beginning of the Motorola Cliq update to Android 2.1 However, as the above image shows T-Mobile employees are set to begin training early next month, November 7th to be exact. The good news from what our source is telling us, is that employers are usually trained a week ahead … [read full article]

The Huawei Ideos Will Launch As The T-Mobile Comet

Updated with a better pic! Back in the middle of September when we dropped the accessory list that hinted toward future upcoming handsets a few stuck out because we had never before heard their codenames. Well the “Comet” has officially been solved and will release as the Huawei Ideos to T-Mobile on November 3rd. Packing in a 3 megapixel camera, Swype keyboard and GPS (holy cow!) the Ideos looks to cater to the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Reducing Data Cap, Will Throttle Speeds After 5GB Of Usage

Bad news for those of you that use more than 5GB of data each month. Starting October 16th, T-Mobile will enforce a new policy that will reduce data speeds once the subscriber exceeds 5GB of data usage in a billing cycle. If you may recall, previously the data cap was 10GB/month. Magenta states that this new policy should only affect less than 1% of its customer base, and is being enforced to guarantee that all … [read full article]

T-Mobile Formally Introduces New Pre-paid Calling And Data Plans

T-Mobile customers have some brand new prepaid calling and data plans to choose from starting October 18th with a whole new spectrum of options. T-Mobile isn’t going to let Walmart steal all the prepaid glory and these options look pretty good if you’re looking for basic offerings. Hit the press release below for the rest of the details; just don’t expect any surprises from what we’ve seen thanks to leaked info: Increasingly, customers … [read full article]

T-Mobile Clarifies Wi-Fi Calling And Tethering Reports On G2

T-Mobile has issued a brief statement to clarify reports that began yesterday with XDA Developers forum releasing an unconfirmed report of a software update that initialized the Wi-Fi calling feature on the G2. “Wi-Fi Calling and tethering Wi-Fi sharing are not currently supported on the T-Mobile G2. T-Mobile knows these features are important to consumers and we’re working to deliver them to G2 users in the future. We have nothing further to announce at … [read full article]

New “myTouch” To Be Known As myTouch 4G?

So I’ve been working on getting the exact name of the “new” myTouch ever since the official announcement came out calling it the “new” myTouch. We can happily, or unhappily confirm that the device appears to be named the “myTouch 4G” if our sources are accurate. We’re not calling this one 100% as until we have something in writing that says so but from what we’ve heard from those individuals who have used … [read full article]