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Microsoft Says Support For Windows Phone 8 Will Last Until July 2014

While Lumia 710 owners learned the hard way final decisions on future software updates for devices rests with the carriers, Microsoft is announcing their life-cycle for Windows Phone 8. Microsoft has generally avoided placing specific timelines for supporting devices, but has now confirmed that Windows Phone 8 will be supported through July 8th, 2014, and Windows Phone 7.8 supported through September 9th of next year. Those dates line up with Microsoft’s brief mention that they … [read full article]

Meet Joe, T-Mobile’s Best Windows Phone Salesman

Meet Joe, T-Mobile’s top Windows Phone salesman as he works his way through CES 2012 by meeting Carly, taking a helicopter ride, driving a Ferrari, attending a Playboy party and more. It looks like Joe had a great week. Hey Google, how about a Playboy party invite for some top Android salespeople? Show some love for that increasing marketshare, just saying. “Do you know Joe? He’s T-Mobile’s most enthusiastic Windows Phone sales rep. … [read full article]

Nokia Lumia 900 With Upgraded 12 Megapixel Camera Coming To T-Mobile In Q3?

Here’s one rumor I’d welcome coming true as iconic Windows man Paul Thurrott is reporting that he’s been the recipient of a rumor indicating the Nokia Lumia 900 exclusivity period for AT&T is just 45 days. So how does that short exclusivity period benefit T-Mobile you ask? According to Thurrott’s source, after the 45 day window Nokia has a version in the wings that will work on T-Mobile, possibly coming out in the … [read full article]

Nokia’s First Windows Phone Entry In The United States Is Now Available On T-Mobile

Let’s give Nokia a big warm welcome as they make their hopefully triumphant return to the United States with their very first Windows Phone 7.5 device in the Nokia Lumia 710, now available from T-Mobile.com and T-Mobile stores nationwide. Arriving in both black and white for $49.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a two year contract, we think the pricing for the Lumia is fair, despite the few reservations I [read full article]

Preorder The Nokia Lumia 710 From Wirefly, Free For New Activations, $39.99 For Upgrades

For those of you looking to get your Nokia Lumia 710 orders in right away, our friends at WireFly.com are happy to oblige. The site is now taking pre-orders for the Lumia 710, available in both black and white varieties, free for new activations and just $39.99 for qualifying upgrades. Since a number of you have been asking what the no-contract price will be and while we don’t know T-Mobile’s pricing, WireFly[read full article]

TmoNews Reviews The Nokia Lumia 710

Ever since it was announced, I looked forward to reviewing the Nokia Lumia 710 Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango” smartphone, which arrives on January 11th to T-Mobile for $50. My expectations for Nokia hardware is always high and I have very fond memories of its cell phones from days gone by. There are days I’d happily rock a Series 40 Nokia 6230 and be the happiest T-Mobile blogger on the Internet. All in all, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Stores Start To Receive Nokia Lumia 710 Units

We’re still over a week away from the launch of the Nokia Lumia 710 and T-Mobile stores are already beginning to receive their inventory and we’ve got some pictures for your viewing pleasure. The Lumia 710 is dropping on T-Mobile on January 11th for $50 and is Nokia’s first Window Phone entry in the United States. All eyes will be on the early feedback of the 710 which we hope performs … [read full article]

Want To Get Your Hands On The Nokia Lumia 710 Right Now? Win This eBay Auction.

Anyone looking to get their hands on the Nokia Lumia 710 a few days before a launch on T-Mobile should take note of this eBay auction going down. Unlike most eBay auctions that take place with an unreleased phone, the current bid isn’t outrageous at $295. The seller: “pimptology2000″ has a perfect seller rating so we’re inclined to think this is a legit handset. It’s likely a T-Mobile employee won this device … [read full article]

Nokia Lumia 710 Makes “Coming Soon” Appearance On T-Mobile Website

It’s common for T-Mobile to list upcoming smartphones on their website as “coming soon” so we’re not surprised to see the upcoming Nokia Lumia 710 Windows Phone hit T-Mobile.com. Actually, if I recall correctly, the Lumia 710 has been on the T-Mobile website for a few days now just caught internets attention. The Lumia 710 hits on January 11th for $50. “Available in a black or white finish, the Nokia Lumia … [read full article]

HTC Radar 4G Spotted On Microsoft Website In Black And White

I can’t say how much I really wanted to title this article, “HTC Radar 4G Spotted on Microsoft Website In A Tuxedo, Or Looking Like A Seal,” or something along those lines. It’s not often we see a white handset debut before it’s available in the typical black dressing of smartphones. Perhaps a “black” HTC Radar 4G is on the horizon if this image spotted on Microsoft’s website is the real deal. This … [read full article]