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MyTouch Slide Delayed Till June?


While we’re pretty confident that the MyTouch Slide will be a big success for T-Mobile, you might have to wait just a little longer to get your hands on one.  A solid source has come through and said that while the reasons are unknown, the MyTouch Slide has been delayed until June 2nd.  We’re working to confirm this but, considering our source, we’re running with the new date of June 2nd.  We can only hope the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Garminfone Official

Well, this isn’t a surprise.  The Garminfone (previously known as the A50) has been officially announced by T-Mobile.  Yes, you read that right, Garminfone (say it again, slowly this time).   As expected, the primary focus of this phone is navigation, and it will come with a charging dash or windshield mount.  You will also find a 3 megapixel autofocus cam, microSD expansion up to 32GB, WiFi, and full HSPA alongside Garmin’s own UI over … [read full article]

Get A “Sense” Of The myTouch Slide

We’ve already shown you a load of pictures of the  myTouch Slide’s exterior, in all three variations, and now we’ve got additional exclusive images of the interface. As reported earlier, the myTouch Slide will feature the latest and greatest Android OS 2.1 along with HTC’s proprietary Sense UI.  But this isn’t your average HTC Sense as the Slide will sport HTC’s newest Espresso Sense UI. Enjoy a load of interface pics after the break! Thanks, … [read full article]

myTouch Slide Spotted Wearing White Dress

You have seen the Black and you’ve seen the Red, so now it’s time for an unveiling of the white MyTouch Slide from TmoNews!  Nothing here we really haven’t seen except the outside is white, a pretty and clean white.  I have to say that white has become my favorite color in a cell phone.  It’s just clean. It’s not necessarily clean in a physical sense, since white shows smudges and doesn’t escape the … [read full article]

webConnect Promo Cometh!

Update: We’ve gotten solid tips that this plan will start April 23rd and run for an unknown period! T-Mobile is going to bring some savings to the T-Mobile faithful starting in the next few days with some awesome savings on the webConnect rate plans.  The limited time promotion brings no more domestic overage charges!  I don’t know about you guys but 5GB is really pushing it some months so I’m happy to see the word “overage” … [read full article]

T-Mobile webConnect Rocket To Launch In More Philadelphia Locations


The webConnect Rocket is T-Mobile’s first HSPA+ device and really is the first glimpse at the T-Mobile future of data. Up until now, it’s only been available in limited retail stores if you live in the Philadelphia area but, starting April 25th at 18 additional locations, you will be able to walk into a T-Mobile store and walk out with the future. Unfortunately, we’re not quite sure exactly where those locations are, but you … [read full article]

Mysterious Samsung Actually the Galaxy S?

I’m just going to get this out of the way.  This is a rumor.  Now, I’m not one to follow what analysts say, but this one might be right (shocker!).  According to analyst Mark McKechnie, the Samsung Galaxy S could be seen on all major U.S. carriers this year.  Interestingly, he says that AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint will have it by June, with Verizon to follow later in the year.  It isn’t often that a powerful phone … [read full article]

Dell Mini 5 Coming to T-Mobile?

This is the year of the tablets, or at least the start of what may become the norm in personal computing (just go back and watch all those old sci-fi moviesor Avatar, and you’ll understand).  Dell is beefing up their tablet offering by adding as many carriers as possible to their tablet line.  Their Dell Mini 5, with Android, just passed the FCC with WCDMA Band IV, or AWS (just look at that arrow up there). … [read full article]

Universal Chargers Are Coming

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Let me tell you, the most frustrating thing in the world is trying to find the right charger when you need one.  Well, T-Mobile is planning on making it a little easier as phones begin to change.  In case you didn’t know, the CTIA wireless association decided that phone chargers should be standardized, probably because they were sick of finding the right charger too (plus standardization is awesome).  Starting today, April 19th, 522 T-Mobile stores will be … [read full article]

BlackBerry Devices Getting BlackBerry Messenger

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!

Vote For TmoNews as The Best Cell Phone News Site


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 support … [read full article]