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T-Mobile Launches Beta Program For Tuning Up Android Devices

Update: As most of you have already discovered, the beta is closed for today but will re-open tomorrow morning! Well, I’ve got to hand it to T-Mobile.  Applications like this should be included every time a phone is sold.  Announcing… the Android Device Tune-up Beta program.  Since their words are better at explaining this than mine, I’ll just throw in how T-Mobile describes it: T-Mobile is continually looking for ways to bring new innovation … [read full article]

The Shack Launches All Phones Free Sale This Saturday

It looks like future T-Mobile customers will have plenty of choices this Saturday to pick up free phones.  Along with the T-Mobile Father’s Day Super Sale, Radio The Shack is throwing its own holiday sale with an all phones free event. With no mail in rebates, no activation fees and the ability to sign up for Single or Family plans without rebates, any rebates whatsoever, it’s a mighty attractive offer for anyone who wants … [read full article]

Nokia E73 Mode Now Available

Welcome the newest member of Magenta’s smartphone lineup, the Nokia E73 Mode!  This 3G-enabled smartphone offers WiFi, a 5 megapixel camera, a 3.5mm headphone jack, GPS, a full WebKit-based web browser, and support for Mail for Exchange and more.  The E73 Mode is available beginning today for $69.99 with a 2 year agreement or $299.99 retail.  If you haven’t already, make sure to check out some of the first reviews of the E73 (which, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Expanding HSPA+ Markets Today!

Today, T-Mobile is announcing the expansion of its HSPA+ network, bringing the total number of cities covered to 25 and total customers covered to 75 million by the end of June.  Covered are T-Mobile customers in  Los Angeles, Dallas, Atlanta, Houston, Seattle, Tampa, Orlando, Pittsburgh, Charlotte, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, New Orleans and Charleston.  In addition, HSPA+ has been expanded to Bentonville, Ark..  Anderson, S.C.  and Fayetteville, N.C. are now good to go … [read full article]

Leaked T-Mobile Calender Contains Four Upcoming Devices?

Thanks to my friends over at Phonedog who received a juicy training calendar that contains secrets regarding upcoming products and services.  We can take guesses at some of the information, but for some we are just going to have to inquire a little further.  For instance, both July 21st and July 28th are scheduled for handset launches.  Considering we have been calling for a July 21st launch date for the Samsung Galaxy S, … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S Passes Through FCC

Well, what do we have here?  Courtesy of the FCC, word comes that the Samsung Galaxy S is on its way to the good ole US of A.  The quirky thing is that the FCC report (and maybe I am just reading this wrong as I don’t pretend to have any idea what these reports say) shows AWS 1900.  However, its ONLY AWS 1900 which means, in any case, a second band is missing … [read full article]

T-Mobile Formally Announces Father’s Day Sale

T-Mobile has officially confirmed their Father’s Day Free Phone extravaganza, with a one-time sale this Saturday.  Surprised? By now we already know most of what we need to know so we’ll just let you read on for details. We’ll update with any details as they become available! T-Mobile Celebrates Dads with Unprecedented, One-Day-Only Every Phone Free Event on Sat., June 19 T-Mobile Declares “No More Ties for Dad” for … [read full article]

All Phones Free This Saturday For Activation Of Qualifying Family Plan

Did we call it or did we call it? That’s right, this Saturday T-Mobile is going to do something that will definitely have the competition watching, sell every phone for free. Of course it’s not THAT simple, as these phones will require a “Qualifying Family Plan on a 2-year contract.” That means existing customers likely won’t get to take advantage of this deal, but sometimes we have to recognize that new customers are … [read full article]

T-Mobile Teases Upcoming Father’s Day Sale

The boys over at Phonescoop received a nice little package from Magenta this morning. The package contained a tie and the following message: “What do Dads really want this Father’s Day? Hint: Not another ugly tie. T-Mobile knows what Dads want. One day only: June 19.” If we didn’t know better, we’d think this is the Fathers Day Sale which we leaked the script for just last week…you know, the one where ALL PHONES … [read full article]

Nokia E73 Video and Reviews

With T-Mobile boasting the largest Android collection around, the HTC HD2 and the ever-present collection of Blackberry’s a lot of people might ask where does the Nokia E73 fit in. Nokia’s last outing on T-Mobile was the Nuron, which released just a few months back and hasn’t made any headlines since. Thanks to the boys at Engadget and Phonescoop however, who managed to go hands on and report back their findings. Engadget has … [read full article]

Unlocked BlackBerry Storm Owners Experiencing Data Issues?

According to the folks over at CrackBerry, a good number of T-Mobile subscribers with an unlocked BlackBerry Storm seem to be having problems using their devices. Storm owners are reporting that they are experiencing issues with data service and claim that calling Customer Care doesn’t help much. We’re looking into this and we’re sure there is an explanation to all of this, but in the meantime, are you having troubles with data service on your … [read full article]