In a case of better late that never, some of T-Mobile’s older BlackBerry devices will be receiving an update to install BlackBerry Messenger to their phones. This update is for those running the 4.5 software and have either the Blackberry Pearl 8120, Curve 8320, Curve 8520 or Curve 8900. Of course, if you already have BlackBerry Messenger, this doesn’t concern. Keep a lookout and leave your thoughts in the comments!
Maybe you have looking at the MyTouch 3G Slide thinking “I’d buy that, but I really wish I knew more about it.” Well, this may be time for you to find out some more about the next MyTouch phone. According to Android and Me, who know a guy, the screen is 3.5 inches diagonally and may, or may not, be an AMOLED screen. Around back you will find a 5 MP camera with … [read full article]
Shameless self promotion starting now… Remember that WireFly blog awards that we told you about earlier, well TmoNews has made it to the finals!!!! Now, I know we asked you to vote already, but that was for nominations. This is to win it all, or at least the “Best Cell Phone New Blog” division. Go forth and vote, any and all support is welcome. So please, go and vote to help promote and … [read full article]
Well, well, what do we have here? It looks like a new Samsung phone has received approval by the Bluetooth SIG. See that “T” with three numbers after it, yeah, that means it is T-Mobile bound. Now, the sheet is a bit misleading, stating that it is the T959 and then later the T939. Either way, it should be an interesting Samsung phone. Speculation has it that this is the Galaxy S, but since that passed the … [read full article]
Just this past Sunday we called for the White Blackberry 9700 to launch in early May. Low and behold a few days later we’re getting our first glance at a branded white T-Mobile Blackberry 9700. The exact same as the existing and ever popular Blackberry 9700, the white edition is sure to entice a few Blackberry customers who might enjoy its clean look. Seriously, for some reason I’d actually jump at the chance to … [read full article]
I think T-Mobile is being spot on here with the “overwhelming popularity” of the HTC HD2 as we know articles on it being in stock, out of stock and then back in stock graced our front page for days. That being said T-Mobile is surely working with HTC to get inventory into their retail stores as fast as possible. I know, judging by the comments there are still quite a few of you … [read full article]
T-Mobile just loves this BOGO promotion, so much in fact that they have extended it yet again. This time around, you have until May 9th. Just a friendly reminder that this offer is good in both retail and through customer care, you MUST select two of the same devices when upgrading through customer care. In store, you may pick two different smartphones. That is all.
Place this one firmly into the major rumor category, but if true, hot damn T-Mobile is getting the HTC Incredible. Of course, that’s all dependent on if you believe the screen shots the guys at Phandroid managed to get their hands on. Courtesy of one of their readers who snooped through Costco internal systems, this image clearly shows the Vender as T-Mobile and the device as HTC Incredible. Just like the boys at Phandroid, we’re … [read full article]
I know what you are thinking, “the Cliq just received an update, how could another one be coming?” Okay, well maybe it is more like, “it’s about time.” Either way, Motorola updated their update listing to make sure the update status for each of their Android phones is up to date, or updated (one more update for good measure). It looks like both the Cliq and Cliq XT will be receiving a Blur enhanced … [read full article]
A while back, there were several rumors floating around of Magenta supposedly discontinuing the Sidekick line. Many thought that the T-Mobile Sidekick would be replaced with the rumored Microsoft “Project Pink” handsets for Verizon Wireless. Today, April 12, Verizon Wireless and Microsoft announced the KIN ONE and the KIN TWO which are devices targeted towards the younger social networking crowd. T-Mobile states that, even though these new devices are very similar to the T-Mobile Sidekick handset, Sidekick … [read full article]
UPDATE: We’ve confirmed that the T-Mobile myTouch Slide will in fact be running some verison of HTC’s Sense UI. This is the same UI we saw from the leaked Espresso ROM back in January, but it has the new Sense UI features like Leap (pinch zoom homescreen). Update 2: Three more images of the red myTouch Slide were added to the gallery! This morning we were greeted with a beautiful red “in the wild” … [read full article]
Update: It’s running Android 2.1! New pics to be added soon but hit the jump for a software version image! More pics here! It was just yesterday that we promised future leaked images of the “next MyTouch device,” aka MyTouch Slide, aka Espresso. The image above is the very first image to appear in the wild of the MyTouch Slide, so it is in the hands of at least one individual. As we … [read full article]