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BlackBerry Pearl 3G Passes FCC In T-Mobile Friendly Bands

While the current rumor mill tells us the BlackBerry Pearl 3G won’t be showing up in T-Mobile land anytime soon, you might be able to find a way to enjoy BlackBerry 3G goodness. Thanks to the boys at Engadget, word has come forth that the FCC has given its blessing to a variant of the Pearl 3G with T-Mobile friendly frequencies. It’s entirely possible that this phone has passed the FCC as it … [read full article]

Pre-Order Your myTouch Slide At Walmart?

While you will not be able to get your hands onto the myTouch slide until June 2nd, those fine folks at Walmart are you giving you the chance to pre-order. We should mention we didn’t actually go through the sales process but  we’re hoping this “pre-order” will ship in time for a June 2nd arrival. Otherwise, well the pre-order becomes a silly idea. It’s unusual T-Mobile itself hasn’t done a pre-order for this device considering … [read full article]

T-Mobile Garminfone Launching June 2nd?

UPDATE: The $599.99 Retail pricing shown in the image above reflects a third party retailer. We’re hearing that T-Mobile will be offering the Garminfone for $450 without a contract. Patiently waiting for the Garminfone (insert sarcasm)? Well, it looks like you won’t have to wait much longer. We already knew the Garminfone was coming sometime in June with a $200 price tag, and now we’ve got confirmation for the exact release date. T-Mobile’s … [read full article]

myTouch 3G Going Free In Preparation For Slide Launch?

With the myTouch Slide launch less than two weeks away, T-Mobile has gone and made the original myTouch 3G, the 3.5mm head jack edition available for the low price of…free! The original myTouch 3G, which as it turned out is the first in what is looking like a series of myTouch devices, launched to a whole lot of fanfare and a series of B-list celebrity commercials. Needless to say the device still … [read full article]

T-Mobile HD2 Software Update Temporarily Removed

A few days ago T-Mobile officially released a software update for the HTC HD2 and shortly after the download link had been posted, we received quite a few complaints that the update caused additonal issues for HD2 owners. As it turns out, Magenta has acknowledged the issues and has temporarily removed the update from their website. T-Mobile assures us that their support teams are working to resolve the issues and will re-post the … [read full article]

[Updated] Nexus One Users Waking Up To Froyo?

Update: Engadget is confirming that their own Nexus One has received the device along with various reports popping up on twitter also reporting Froyo update availablity. Update 2: Want Froyo sweetness on your Nexus One now (No root access needed). Click here for details Update 3: Google has confirmed Froyo rollout for the Nexus One Apparently this night is different than all other nights as Nexus One users are … [read full article]

Nexus One Getting Android 2.2 Love In The “Next Few Weeks”

Even with the various 3G problems Nexus One owners have been plagued with, the one thing Nexus One owners have an advantage over other Android handsets is that they’re always the first to get updated to the latest and greatest Android OS. This is because once the update is ready, Google can quickly send the OTA over to Nexus One owners without any issues and also because their isn’t any proprietary UI to … [read full article]

HTC “Vision” Coming To T-Mobile?

This little rumor is making the tech blog rounds today as yet another of unreleased HTC product names has made the inter-webs early thanks to the folks at Engadget. The HTC “Vision” being one of the codenames has three letters we always love seeing next to the name of an unreleased HTC phone, “Tmo.” Of course and we emphasize this fully that this could be a reference to any T-Mobile unit, not just the USA … [read full article]

Want More TmoNews?

If the above picture isn’t a throwback to the origins of TmoNews than I don’t know what is. Thanks to you, our readers we have grown from a small fan site to the premiere T-Mobile online news source. Its been a fantastic journey and one we hope to experience for a long long time but in the meantime, if you aren’t getting enough of TmoNews from the blog homepage we’ve got some other ways for … [read full article]

No Froyo for G1

Warning: if you are looking for good news, you should probably find a different post. It’s official, the G1 is basically dead, killed by Google themselves.  The first Android phone’s fate was decided during the fireside chat at Google IO today.  The Android team straight out said that the G1 will not see 2.2.  So, to all of those G1 users out there, you have two options.  Consider upgrading to the the[read full article]

HTC Says Your Soon To Be Purchased myTouch Slide Will Get Froyo

For those of you not following the Android train there have been some happenings in the Google world these past 24 hours over at Google IO. Of the many Google announcements, Froyo aka Android 2.2 aka the next iteration of the Android platform will be released in the coming weeks.  As expected in the Android world, there was instant uproar as to which devices would receive the update, which might and which certainly won’t. … [read full article]