Tag Archives: Wi-Fi

T-Mobile 4G Mobile Hotspot Training Beginning

We’ve been without any news of the upcoming T-Mobile Mifi’s since the beginning of the month but now, thanks to a  trusted tipster we’ve got the goods on T-Mobile looking to start training on these devices. I’m not sure which of the “Wayne” devices we are looking at in this screen grab, but it’s definitely a 4G Mobile Hotspot device and it includes microSDHC support, SMS capability and of course access to … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says 5 Million Customers Use Wi-Fi Calling Service

T-Mobile announced in Barcelona during the final day of Mobile World Congress that close to 5 million of its 34 million customers use Wi-Fi calls. Of those 5 million, around 1.25 million of those are using the new Wi-Fi for Android calling application. Furthermore, close to 40 million calls per month are performed over Wi-Fi networks using a T-Mobile device. Joshua Lonn, Direct of Product Development at T-Mobile said that they are … [read full article]

T-Mobile And Boingo Wireless Extend Wi-Fi Roaming Agreement

Boingo Wireless and T-Mobile have announced a “renewed and extended” roaming agreement covering both laptop and Wi-Fi enabled hotspot access.  The new agreement allows T-Mobile hotspot and postpaid mobile broadband subscribers access to Boingo Wireless hotspots at 53 airport locations and the Washington State Ferries if you happen to be in the Seattle area.  Boingo subscribers will also retain access to T-Mobile Wi-Fi airport hotspot locations including access to airline clubs for American Airlines, United … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches myTouch 4G/4G/Network Campaign, Adds 6 More HSPA+ Cities And A Netbook

That’s right.  The T-Mobile marketing effort has begun to bring the message forth that they have the best 4G network known to man.  Ok, well maybe not that, but they certainly took a dig at AT&T in this ad reminiscent of the Mac vs. PC commercials that were once so popular.  I’ll let you watch and enjoy.  Less talk, more video! On top of that, T-Mobile is announcing the addition of 6 more metro areas … [read full article]

T-Mobile G2 To Get Wi-Fi Calling Update Starting Tomorrow!

Owners of the T-Mobile G2 have been left wondering when or if they might be graced with the goodness that is Android Wi-Fi calling.  Well, wonder no more as T-Mobile will officially start sending out an OTA update starting tomorrow.  November 3rd to November 8th, G2 owners will receive the Android Wi-Fi calling feature.  Of course, included in the Wi-Fi calling feature is the tethering option as well.  Not sure what the deal … [read full article]

LG Optimus Arriving November 3rd For $29.99

The third of November is shaping up to be quite the launch day for T-Mobile with the Motorola Defy, T-Mobile Comet, myTouch4Ginsertnewnamehere and now the LG Optimus T. Available for $29.99 the Optimus T will be a perfect little entry phone into the world of Android. With Wi-Fi calling on board, 3.2 megapixel camera and the typical slew of Google features this phone should see plenty of stockings come this holiday … [read full article]

Is It Possible? Is UMA Finally Coming To The Android Platform On T-Mobile?

The last couple of weeks have seen us discuss both on the blog and in our forums the lack of Android and UMA or Wi-Fi calling services and our desire to see it come to Magenta.  We’ve seen our hopes rise with the introduction of a Kineto Wireless service that is capable of bringing UMA to Android as demonstrated on a Samsung Vibrant.  Nothing gives me more hope than the following images that … [read full article]