Archive | March, 2009

I Love Videos

So the guys over at Androidandme sent a link over with some videos that definitely don’t look to be T-mobile official but still do a better job of selling the phone than the “official” commercials do. Created by Los Angeles “design collective” A Friend of Yours these videos are definitely worth a glimpse. Also, its a slow news day.  T-Mobile G1 Google Phone Commercial “F.O.M.O.” 60sec from A Friend Of Yours on [read full article]

Open Comment Friday


Its that time again, open comment time, when all the readers come together and feel free to talk about anything, everything tech. Its been a fairly busy week with the regular Cupcake rumors floating around, all of which of course, turn out to be false. Staying on the topic of possibles however, we got what is believed to be the first glimpse of a branded Nokia 5330 destined for T-mobile. Definitely some skepticism as to the … [read full article]

Webconnect Pops up in the Wild


Absolutely, positively nothing new to report on the T-mobile webconnect but since some in the wild pictures turned up, why not post, especially since its a slow news day. We got our hands on two pics from our tipster who really wanted some focus on the T-mobile logo on the back. We already had a pretty good idea of what this anticipated device would look like, but I guess one more glance before the release … [read full article]

T-mobile G1 Makes it Rain


As it turns out all you crazy application downloaders are helping to drive the T-mobile G1 to a healthy sales position for T-mobile. According to the most recent comscore report, the G1 is the most profitable device for T-mobile, even so its only the 8th most sold device. Guess those required data plans are really paying off for the big magenta as is that $179.99 price point.  As most news outlets are pointing out, … [read full article]

HTC Maple to Debut at CTIA?


Having gotten a preview earlier this month of the above device, the HTC Maple, the believable successor to the HTC Excalibur, better known to T-mobile users as the Dash. Now the guys at BoyGenius are calling for a CTIA uneveiling of the device, with the expected release date of May, as we previously thought. There is alot of expectation for this blackberry-esque shaped device complete with trackbell to make its way to our dear magenta. I … [read full article]

How Many Apps?


I came across an article from Fiercewireless this morning regarding the android application market and I got a little intrigued by a quote from T-mobile CTO Cole Brodman: T-Mobile CTO Cole Brodman said the average user of a T-Mobile G1, the first and (only, for now) phone in North America running on Google’s Android platform, has downloaded about 40 applications onto their phone. According to the article, 2300 applications currently exist on the Android market so I’m … [read full article]

Samsung Blurrycam Reveals Android?


  The above image which can only be described as quite possibly the most blurrycam pic ever to hit the inter-webs allegedly gives us the very first glimpse at the first Samsung Android device. Not to be drowned out by todays other news, the above pic came to pass via a Samsung dealer show in Amsterdam and while details remain “blurry” at best, we do know via the engadget guys that the phone will have … [read full article]

Nokia 5330 Reappears with T-mobile Branding


Not a week after Nokia announced the Nokia 5330 to the world we’re getting what could be the first glimpse at a T-mobile branded edition of this handset. Thanks to the guys over at Mobileburn, we caught the possibility of a T-mobile USA variant due the announcement of an AWS 3G edition of the handset. While I have to agree with the boys over at engadgetmobile and say while this wouldn’t be the hardest … [read full article]

Cupcake Release Date Rumor Game


Sadly it looks as if the waiting game for the G1 Cupcake Update will continue. Last weeks report spawned rumors of an April release date and while unverified publicly, there was some thought that with CTIA just around the corner, we might actually see something released. Unfortunately, according to the folks over at Betanews the April release date is unconfirmed which makes this latest rumor just another in a long list of cupcake promises that … [read full article]