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Android Info Galore!

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Patient TmoNews readers, may we present to you, the HTC Kila, errr we mean HTC Dream, or the G1, aka the first android handset ever! When we posted this rumor a couple days ago, we had our fingers crossed. Now with visual confirmations, this is all set in stone, give or take approval of the handset by the FCC. Keep in mind that the iPhone was approved 1 day before releasel. We … [read full article]

Dearest fans… we're back

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By now most of you, our loyal readers have come across the site and notice we’ve had some “host difficulties.” Without going into the technical details (simply because I really don’t understand them) we can sum it up by saying godaddy blows and we don’t recommend them, at all, ever. (This is another TmoNews writer jumping in and saying that David just let GoDaddy off easy…I wouldn’t be that nice. Terrible, inexcusably terrible.) … [read full article]

And the veil has been lifted!

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Alright Tmonews readers we’ve got some exciting news for you! Yes, that’s right, finally something to get your heart jumping, your blood flowing, and your adrenaline racing…the merger between Suncom and T-Mobile is finally winding down to completion, and we’ve got the scoop! The magic happens on September 5th, when Suncom officially becomes T-Mobile and [most likely] will display the T-Mobile tag on all current Suncom phones. WOOOOO!  Suncom rate plans are being … [read full article]

Everyone hates a tease, but wait until…

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We’re sure by this point your wondering what this is about. We’re going to answer by stating that by the end of this article, you will likely want to find out where we live, and throw something through our window. Yeah, this whole article is a tease, get over it. Tomorrow morning, between 9:00 AM and 10:00 AM (CST), keep your browsers pointed to TmoNews for some exciting information. We’re not revealing if … [read full article]

T-mobile Experiences Data Outages

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Across the country T-mobile users have been experiencing issues with text and picture messaging, as well as data services such as EDGE and 3G. According to Reuters, the outage is only through out the eastern United States, however problems have been reported across the US. With SMS delayed, data inaccessible, and some reported call problems, T-mobile users may be wondering why this is happening. Ah well that is what we’re here … [read full article]

Minneapolis, Dallas, Houston, and Baltimore getting 3G

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Anyone up for some more 3G news? Well lets start out with the Minneapolis, Dallas, Houston, and Baltimore markets, all launching before the end of August. Thats right folks, all four markets are locked and loaded to go live with 3G by the end of August. With Minneapolis rumored to have August 20th date, and the other markets with unknown dates, we’re going to have to count on faithful 3G testers to see … [read full article]

We hate to do it, but….

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After all the good news we have been able to bring our readers recently, we hate to be the bearer of bad news, but to cover everything T-mobile, the good, the bad, and the worst must be reported. First and foremost, for those that hadn’t already noticed, month-to-month contracts have been delayed and a release date has yet to be determined. It could be technical problems, and it could be T-mobile playing the … [read full article]

Android may be here sooner then we think

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We’re hearing rumor after rumor that Android has been delayed, and pushed back to 2009. Well TmoNews is jumping into the pool or rumors, calling BS on those other rumors, and putting in our vote of confidence on a presale of the Android phone on September 16th, 2008. This information, coming from a trusted source, prices the Android phone, also known as the G1 (Codename or real name, we’re not sure) at $399. … [read full article]

Is Video Calling right for T-Mobile?

Alright, so users probably wouldn’t be getting video calling on the Wing, but we made easy work of it with Microsoft Paint. With the 3G up in The Big Apple, Sin City and Austin, and many more cities to come, it is time for T-mobile to expand create high speed services for users. Sure we could wonder down the music store way, or maybe offer brief clips of news, but with T-mobile’s promises … [read full article]

Aaaaaaaand we're back!

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After a little downtime, TmoNews is back and badder then ever. If your wondering why we posted a picture of a mad baby…we don’t know either, it is just funny looking! Thanks to our wonderful host GoDaddy, our site was randomly taken down for a little under an hour. In their defense, we were back up within 30 minutes of calling CC. It shouldn’t happen again. In T-mobile related news…keep your eyes open … [read full article]

The TmoNews Forum Week In Review

Welcome to the first installment of the TMoNews Forum Week in Review!  I don’t know how many of you blog readers have had a chance to head over and check our forum (and if you haven’t, then you really should!), but they are always active and we have some of the best community members that I have ever been around.  This is hopefully going to be the first in a weekly round up of what’s … [read full article]

T-mobile to open up network?

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So first comes 3G and now comes an open network?! This week has certainly been a productive and joyous one for T-mobile fans across the country. Here is better news: “Starting this fall, T-Mobile USA will take the extraordinary step of ditching its traditional deck on the phone and replacing it with a platform that’s open to almost any developer…” Thats right, read those words again because its just that … [read full article]