Archive | February, 2010

Nokia E73 Coming To T-Mobile In June?

To be honest, there is little hope the release of this news will garner the same excitement now as it would have back in 2008.  It has been hoped that Nokia would make a resurgence in the US market and grace us with their phones that are still sleek, modern and generally pretty damn durable.  It’s been whispered to us that the Nokia E73 will make a T-Mobile appearance sometime in June.  The force is strong with … [read full article]

Puerto Rico Residents Get $35 Bill Credit

Good news T-Mobile Puerto Rican subscribers!  Beginning February 25th through February 28th, customers who activate service in Puerto Rico are eligible to receive an automatic $35 bill credit for each new 2 year contract. Here’s the run down: Offer Details: Valid in Puerto Rico only Postpaid 2 year agreements only Available for new activations, add-a-lines, and port-ins Valid in Puerto Rico market sales channels: Retail, Business, Telesales, and National Retail (Best Buy and Radio Shack only) Activations must occur and port-ins must be initiated during the … [read full article]

It’s Coming….

The original Cliq successor, the Motorola Cliq XT (Zeppelin) announced all the way back at Mobile World Congress, is nearing release.  The MotoBLUR powered handset is still slated for a March 10th release and, as previously stated, it will include a 3.1 “high-resolution” touchscreen (predicted to be 480 x 320), “pinch and zoom” touch capability, a 5-megapixel camera, navigation touchpad and a dual-mic noise cancellation system, with Android 1.5 to top it off. T-Mobile … [read full article]

My Account Android App Updated

Do you have an Android phone? Do you like viewing your account and changing account settings on the fly?  Then this update it for you.  T-Mobile has updated the App to include two menu icons, My Account and Help, and it now allows you to switch to paperless billing or make payments using previously stored information.  They also added some extra security, making you sign in with your My T-Mobile password or the last 4 digits of … [read full article]

A Little Clarification On This Whole BOGO Thing

Just two hours ago, we managed to get a screengrab of a flyer advertising a Buy One, Get One Smartphone deal from T-Mobile. A number of you screamed “fake,” and a number of you swore it was real. Turns out there was a good reason why some of you didn’t believe and some of you did. As it stands, the BOGO does start tomorrow February 24th and run through March 3rd, and to the best of … [read full article]

Smartphone BOGO Starts Tomorrow?

UPDATE: We are still trying to clarify this offer and obtain further details as to which markets this offer is valid in. We can say that we believe this is a T-Mobile authorized dealer special and NOT a corporate location offer. But we have confirmed that this offer requires a new 2 year activation on a postpaid account. Stay tuned for more info! Nothing says come in and shop with us like a “Buy 1, Get … [read full article]

Sidekick LX 2009 OTA On The Horizon

Sidekick owners haven’t received much love lately, especially since there have been rumors of the myTouch Slide taking its place in Magenta’s heart.  According to T-Mobile, a new Sidekick LX (2009) OTA (Over-the-air) Update is rolling out starting today and will gradually make its way to the masses by March 8th.  The OTA is expected to improve 3G connectivity.  Once Sidekick LX (2009) owners accept the update, their devices will reboot so don’t freak out when that … [read full article]

Motorola Cliq Update Details

Update: Users are reporting an error when attempting to download the update, stating that the update has been “recalled.” We do not have any more information at this time but we’ll post an update when we do! Update 2: Motorola has tweeted that the update is rolling out! For some of you, the pain and agony of waiting for the Motorola Cliq update has proved to be too much.  For those of you still patiently … [read full article]

Sunday Release Date Bonanza!

I think it goes without saying that release dates for new phones are among  the most sought after pieces of information for the readers.  With that in mind, I’m back again with some updates, some new info and all around confirmation of things already known.  Let’s start with the Nokia 5230, aka Nuron, which remains on track for a March 17th launch with its awful name intact.  The Webconnect Rocket, first previewed at Mobile … [read full article]