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The Bargain of a Lifetime?

Well, you have to wonder what took them so long!  Looking over the tasty morsels that make up the T-Mobile phone listing you may have noticed that the big blue beast that is the T-Mobile Wing is going for the irresistably low low price of only $199.99!  Now, everybody knows that the only reason you haven’t “upgraded” to this most excellent of devices is due to it’s high price.  Well, there goes that excuse! … [read full article]

HTC Rhodium Hits The FCC!

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Those waiting for a much delayed update to the Wing, can start salivating a little more now. The Rhodium aka Touchpro2 just hit the FCC according to the fine folks over at Engadget. Not much info comes in way of the FCC report, and unless you are really interested in looking at pictures of radioactive levels, don’t bother hitting the FCC link that will follow this article. Either way, with the codename RHOD100 out in the wild … [read full article]

HTC Maple aka "Snap" Not For T-mobile!

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As it turns out, the HTC Maple, now cooperatively known as the “Snap,” isn’t going to be for T-mobile after all. Sascha Segan over at PCMag points out that after the HTC unveiling of this device, the Dash successor, isn’t going to hit  T-mobile after all. At least not if the 3G bands announced have anything to do with it:  “…HTC’s two Snap models have their 3G on the 850/1,900-MHz and 900/2,100-MHz bands, neither of … [read full article]

Blackberry App World Goes Live

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Well Blackberry fans, your time has finally come. You no longer have to look at the iPhone App Store with envy as now, you to, have your very own official place to buy apps. Installation is simple, just download the App Store from your desktop or phone, hook up with a paypal account and voila, app store lovin! Your selection may be limited for now with alot of the same apps appearing from the past, but … [read full article]

Well This Phone Is Sure To Cause Excitement!

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I hope all of you are sitting down for this big BIG announcement, that’s right on April 22nd T-mobile is launching the awesome, the sleek, the sexy Nokia 1661. That’s right this “feature-rich” device will come with, text messaging, a speakerphone AND last but not least, drum roll please, an alarm clock! Hold your excitement, make sure you are sitting, get something to drink if you need to because this bad boy is heading to T-mobile prepaid everywhere.  … [read full article]

T-mobile To Do Away With 1 Year Contracts??

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I’ve been trying to nail down this rumor for a few days now, but it seems as though enough sources are confirming that its time to run with the story. T-mobile, apparently hit hard by both economic downturn and some less than impressive Q3 and Q4 numbers is going to do away with the 1 year contract option. Looking to do away with rising churn, T-mobile is going to solely focus on the 2 year contract … [read full article]

What Do You Want To See This Week?

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So this week marks CTIA, the wireless trade show that previews future happenings of the American wireless industry. Phonearena did a preview of what to expect for all the carriers and while we aren’t expecting any surprises, we do hope for confirmation on a few devices. First off, the Sidekick 2009, a device we’ve already had some CTIA thoughts about courtesy of Noah from Phonedog. The sidekick line hasn’t seen a whole lot … [read full article]

Welcome To Rumorville!

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We’ve been hearing some rumblings about Huawei bringing Android phones to T-mobile in Q3 of this year since MWC earlier this year. A trusted source has confirmed that these phones or at least a specific model is in testing right now and is still on track for a 3rd quarter release. Details were sparse, as were specs, but we did get 5mp camera, 3.5mm headset jack, cupcake (hopefully, course!) and wifi, but no mention of UMA from … [read full article]

Dearest Readers

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Dearest Tmonews readers, a number of you have taken note both publicly on the blog/forum and via email regarding the new ad content appearing on the site. Obviously this is of some concern to you considering ad content has been sparse and hardly intrusive. However, Tmonews has grown to the point, (thanks to all of you!) ad content is now a necessity in order to sustain the websites momentum. In order for us to continue to bring … [read full article]

Open Comment Friday

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Well my fine readers, its that time again, Open Comment Friday. Time to talk about anything and everything wireless, your Friday night plans or that girl you met on the train and chickened out when it came time to ask her number. Just kidding. Seriously though, I imagine one particular story which could easily be called one of the most anticipated stories/devices in some time for T-mobile fans would be the FCC approval of  a T-mobile … [read full article]