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LetsTalk Confirms HD2 Release Date As March 24th

At this point, we have had fairly good indications that the HTC HD2 would hit on March 24th and that was further boosted by a story from Laptopmag yesterday. Thanks to the good folks at LetsTalk who are (perhaps accidentally) confirming the March 24th, date as the available-to-order date. That is the first time we have seen a reliable “source” as in a retailer discuss the release date. Well actually, it … [read full article]

webConnect Rocket Officially Announced, Available March 14th

T-Mobile has officially announced (again) the availability of the webConnect Rocket, its first HSPA+ data connect card.  Available starting March 14th, the webConnect Rocket will run $99.  Along with the announcement of their very first HSPA+ data card, T-Mobile has revised their webConnect data plans.  Customers can now choose between an Even More webConnect data plan, which requires a life sentence two-year contract, and get 5GB for $60 per month or 200MB for $30 per … [read full article]

T-Mobile webConnect Dell Mini 10 In The Wild

The Dell Mini 10 has finally found Mr. Blurrycam and he has been kind enough to grace us with four shots of the first T-Mobile 3G netbook.  There is nothing earth shattering or out of the ordinary here except for the T-Mobile branded stickers and T-Mobile branded box.  I am definitely digging that white and black color combination.  Expected to drop March 24th at a sub-$200 price, this puppy packs a 10.1 inch LED … [read full article]

HD2 Gets Unboxed (Again), TmoNews Style With Extras (Updated)

Update:  A bunch of pics showing the multimedia functions of the HD2 have been added. The only missing piece here is the e-reader which our source said is just asking to be updated. Update 2:  Thanks to Marc over at Laptop Mag, we are closer to confirming the March 24th launch date and the $199.99 price point.  It’s obviously what we’ve been expecting this whole time.  Of course, they also note that the HD2 will … [read full article]

Amazon Expands T-Mobile Offerings

AmazonWireless, the wireless store, announced that it has expanded its T-Mobile rebate-free, free two day shipping phone offerings. Coupled with the new devices, the addition of new plans and along with contract extensions is the capacity to establish new service and keep your old telephone number!  What the hell took them this long? Amazon is promoting this new service with a waived activation fee now through March 14th.  The phone additions include BlackBerry Bold 9700 and … [read full article]

Phonedog Unboxes The Motorola Cliq XT

Oh, yes, it’s that time.  It’s getting close to the eventual release of a device that bloggers everywhere let loose in their unboxing videos.  Sadly, our own video is MIA, as we believe Motorola might have lost our address.  Not to worry though, our good friend Noah from Phonedog has pieced together a lengthy (almost 17 minutes) of pure Cliq XT joy for you to feast on.  Running through the specs and, of course, giving you … [read full article]

T-Mobile HD2 Receives Unboxing Treatment

The last time we saw the HTC HD2 getting unboxed was all the way back in October 2009 with some magical trance music.  Now, the guys over at BGR have scored some unboxing snapshots of the highly anticipated handset with T-Mobile branding and all. Whether it’s releasing the 23rd or the 24th remains a mystery.   Hit the jump for additional unboxing snapshots courtesy of BGR.   Don’t forget to leave your thoughts in the comments! … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Cliq XT Sales Pamphlet In The Wild

When Motorola rolled out the Cliq back in October, a sales pamphlet was one of the first things to show up in the wild after the announcement.  Motorola has released yet another sales guide allowing T-Mobile employees an opportunity sell the Cliq XT in 60 seconds.  While that’s a pretty tall order for any salesperson, Motorola is breaking down the highlights of the Cliq XT’s features and giving you all the reasons to buy.  Of … [read full article]

The HD2 Release Date Game Continues, Coming March 23rd?

At this point, the round robin release date game for the HTC HD2 is getting a little tired and we should preface this post by saying we can’t confirm this info.  We were confident of a March 24th release date after the leaked retail slide. After that, a leaked Blockbuster Video press release also stating March 24th, further verified the leaked slide info.  Then, of course, we had a little birdie whispering in our … [read full article]

Invites For Press Only T-Mobile HD2 Event Pop Up

We’re guessing our invite somehow got lost in the mail, perhaps a misspelled email address, but the folks at Engadget received an invite to the above-pictured launch event.  We’re talking about an invite only HTC HD2 launch party in NYC on the 16th of March.  T-Mobile is continuing their emphasis on the HTC HD2 being a multimedia powerhouse, even using “a larger than life entertainment powerhouse” as a tagline.  Yes, we’re all sticking with the … [read full article]

Dell Mini 10 Comparison Chart, Full Spec List Leaks Out

There is nothing really earthshattering here but T-Mobile has put together a handy comparison chart for the future sale of the Dell Mini 10 netbook.  The chart is likely designed to give sales reps an easy way to differentiate between the products and sell them to the customer.  The Mini 10 is for those looking to pick up a device with pre-existing 3G service. The buying decision here depends on whether or not you already own … [read full article]

webConnect Rocket Gets Another Trial Run

Michael Oryl, the top dog over at, got his hands on a webConnect Rocket over the past month and took it for a spin on T-Mobile’s Philadelphia HSPA+ network.  As expected, he came away pretty impressed with the range of test speeds.  In optimal conditions, it peaked at speeds well above current offerings.  Using the webConnect Rocket in an area of a “reported good, but far from perfect signal”, he hit download … [read full article]