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Happy Holidays From TmoNews!

Merrychristmasahanukkahkwanzaa from all of us at TmoNews!! We’re taking the day off and relaxing with family and friends. Of course if you are me, Starbucks is a calling today! We hope you received from very cool stuff this morning and hopefully some of that included something from Magenta! Thank you for you reading TmoNews throughout 2010. It has been a pleasure and a privilege to keep this site running the last 2.5 years … [read full article]

FCC Database Reveals T-Mobile 4G Mobile Hotspot, Confirms What We Already Know

Look at what we have here. The FCC just dropped a little Christmas present for Magenta fans, confirming our original post regarding a T-Mobile MiFi from earlier this week. The FCC document reveals the device is manufactured by the Chinese based ZTE, and the device is labeled “T-Mobile 4G Mobile Hotspot”. So yeah, its definitely a lock for Magenta. No other info was revealed, but according to our original document, you can … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Release 7? Dell Tablet Known As Dell Streak 7?

I’m kind of stretching my own information here so bear with me as I can’t say this is factual or a definite. At the moment, our ninjas are telling us a Dell 7” Tablet is in the Pipeline for 2011, what we believe is the Dell “Claire” from all the way back to our leaked accessory list. Our source came up with another accessory list the other day that had the “Dell … [read full article]

Sprint Attacks T-Mobile On Twitter, Forgets How To Fact Check

A few hours ago a Sprint corporate communications manager decided to stir the pot by declaring Sprint the only “true” 4G carrier by using a little math. You can see her version of mathematics above and while she definitely used you know, numbers she obviously skipped the day they handed out the ability to fact check. Claiming that the ITU and their decision to declare “evolved” 3G services like HSPA+ and … [read full article]

T-Mobile Plans Lots Of 4G For CES

With CES just days away the wireless industry is all abuzz with 4G this and 4G that. While most of the attention is on what Verizon might show off, T-Mobile is prepped and ready to outline their own 4G path to HSPA+ 42Mpbs. Senior Director Engineering Mark McDiarmid speaking to the Wall Street Journal stated that T-Mobile will “unveil its plans for the faster network in Vegas and added that the technology … [read full article]

Your Vote For Best T-Mobile Phone Of 2010?

It’s been a great year for the T-Mobile faithful with plenty to cheer about in the Magenta world. We’ll have a year in review up soon to recap all the highs and lows that T-Mobile has undergone in 2010 but, for now, we want ask an important question to all of the T-Mobile world. What is the best phone of 2010? We’ve included a list of the likely suspects below but feel free … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches Four New Ads With Dwyane Wade And Charles Barkley

T-Mobile has a set of brand new ads showcasing 4G devices and the 4G speeds they perform on with none other than Charles Barkley and Dwayne Wade.   Directed by Spike Lee himself, these ads will premiere Christmas day during NBA games on both ESPN and ABC.  However, thanks to someone at Dime Magazine, they’ve found their way to YouTube a few days early and are available for viewing pleasure.  Check them out and let … [read full article]

Motorola Pushes Back Cliq XT Update

For Motorola Cliq XT owners the wait to Android 2.1 glory has been filled with a whole lot of waiting.  As it turns out, you’ll be waiting a little bit longer according to the new Motorola Android update release schedule calling for  “additional testing”.  The ominous “more details when available” could easily be construed as “we simply have no idea when this will be ready to launch”.   Cliq XT owners … [read full article]

Gingerbread Is Coming To The Nexus One In The “Coming Weeks”

One of the joys of owning a Nexus device these days, either the Nexus S or the original Nexus One, is the knowledge that you’ll be among the first for Android updates. Nexus One owners who have been looking at Nexus S users with jealousy over their Gingerbread device won’t have to wait much longer according to the above Tweet from the @googlenexus official account.  So “hang tight”, relax and … [read full article]

T-Mobile Has Fastest Network Performance In Top 100 markets

Hot off the presses (or my inbox) is this report straight from T-Mobile stating that a new independent third party survey has accorded them “fastest network performance” in the top 100 markets.  Interestingly enough, the name of the independent third party survey is nowhere to be found but the press release follows below! T-Mobile Offers Fastest Wireless Data Performance in Top 100 Markets BELLEVUE, Wash. — December 20, 2010 — T-Mobile now delivers … [read full article]

(Updated: Deals Over!) Shhhh Secret, T-Mobile G2 Free From Loyalty Department Right Now!

Update: As of this afternoon, we received word that the pricing had been changed back to normal.  Congrats to everyone who was able to take advantage of this awesome deal! Many of you out there think T-Mobile doesn’t do enough for the existing customer so this one’s for you.  As of right now and I’m willing to bet this deal won’t last for long, T-Mobile’s customer loyalty department has the T-Mobile G2 for … [read full article]