Archive | January, 2011

The Nexus’ (Both One And S) Receive Updates, Or Is It Nexii?

Not to be outdone by the Samsung Vibrant update, both the Nexus one and Nexus S are received updates last night. For the Nexus S, firmware 2.3.2 fixes the SMS bug and random reboot bug that have been reported. You can of course wait for that over the air fix or follow the manual install steps below! To install the latest Nexus S build GRH78C, follow these steps: Download the update … [read full article]

How To Install Froyo On Your Vibrant!

Froyo for the Samsung Vibrant is FINALLY here and you’ve waited long enough so I won’t make you read any of my witty (and awesome) writing. T-Mobile posted a “how to install Froyo on your Vibrant” via their forums and we’ve taken a screen shot and posted it for your pleasure. I mean it’s one less click you have to make right? The less clicks you have to make the quicker you … [read full article]

(Updated: Official!) Samsung Vibrant Froyo Update Coming Via Mini Kies

Update: I’ve added in this official internal screen shot, fire up Mini Kies and get yourself Froyo!!! To say that Samsung Vibrant owners are waking up today and checking their phones with a fury to find that elusive Froyo update would likely be an understatement. While we learned yesterday the update would in fact happen today, T-Mobile CMO Cole Brodman said the update would be staggered over time. However, early reports from … [read full article]

T-Mobile Will Ramp Up Their International Offerings, Provide Fixed Rate Plans

This article is a little two fold, the first being the above and below images showing the beginning of a six week advertising campaign in Hispanic Markets. T-Mobile hopes to boost awareness for its International Talk & Text service by showing these markets you can call landline numbers in 56 countries using your domestic minutes bucket. We first learned about this back in November and with yesterdays investor call, emphasis was placed … [read full article]

T-Mobile Preparing For Major Sale February 11th-12th

It looks like T-Mobile is ready to put the pedal to the metal metaphorically speaking by starting off the year with another huge retail promotion. For those of you who remember the Father’s Day promotion held last year, T-Mobile acquired  just over 100k new customers that day. They clearly have similar expectations this year as the above image states “…it is expected to be similar to the first half of the Father’s … [read full article]

Nokia X2 Prepaid Device Hitting T-Mobile February 16th.

I’d like to say I’m not surprised by this in the least as I had all but forgotten Nokia these days. I know how wonderful their phones used to be and how awesome they still can be, if you haven’t seen what the N8 camera can do, thats an injustice. Still, if this is the best they are willing to give the US, I can say for certain I won’t be forking over … [read full article]

(Thursday Night Drawing!!!) Tonight, Tonight, Toniiiiight….The PhoneDog Tablet Giveaway!!!!

This is for the Thursday Night, January 20th drawing!!!! The big day is finally here.  It’s the day so many of you have been waiting for, the PhoneDog tablet giveaway!  It’s tonight, tonight, toniiiiiiiiiight!  I won’t make you read all sorts of ramblings from me but you NEED to check out what I am including below for your last minute chances to register and tune in tonight to win!!  More importantly, I’m leaving … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant Froyo Update Coming January 21st, Tomorrow!

Wow, this is going to be like winning the lottery for Samsung Vibrant owners who have been up in arms over the holdup of Android 2.2 Froyo for the Vibrant.  It’s coming, tomorrow according to PCMag and T-Mobile CMO Cole Brodman.  As with most updates, it will come in waves so not everyone will receive it on the first day. Let me reiterate that point…NOT everyone will receive it on the first … [read full article]