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Happy Fifth Anniversary To The Android Device That Started It All, The G1

A big shout-out to T-Mobile product manager Des Smith who reminded me of an epic moment in T-Mobile history as today marks the fifth anniversary of the T-Mobile G1. Today actually marks five years since the device was announced and not released mind you so there’s another 5 year “anniversary” date we can celebrate in October. We had been working for months and months with a small team in … [read full article]

Second Chris Pirillo Demo Video Showcases Galaxy Gear Smartwatch

As Galaxy Note 3 pre-orders get underway, attention continues to focus on the integration Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Gear will have with the new flagship smartphone. We’ve already seen the gear “in action,” but this time around Chris Pirillo is getting his second hands-on personal demo from T-Mobile product manager Des Smith. Smith runs through the features of the Gear including the apps, camera and other aspect of the smartwatch that remind … [read full article]

Lengthy Demo Video Shows Off T-Mobile Branded Galaxy Note 3 Units

If you really want a great product demo, you need to talk to the product manager and that’s exactly what Chris Pirillo received by stopping into his local T-Mobile location. Ok, so Pirillo’s meet-up with Des Smith, T-Mobile’s product manager for the Galaxy Note 3 was arranged but he still received a lengthy hands-on demo of the upcoming Samsung flagship device. Smith details the strengths and differences of the Note 3 over its successor in the Note 2 … [read full article]