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T-mobile Market Research Hints to "Sapphire" Naming?!

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Via a very lucky T-mobile customer who was selected at random to participate in a market survey from T-mobile, our tipster was able to take some snapshots of possible names for the codenamed: “Sapphire/Magic/Dream.” We have the above named “G3, myTouch 3G with Google, Genius 3G with Google, and Prism 3G with Google.” Not really sure how customers were selected or what else the market survey inquired about, but the above picture and those following the jump are … [read full article]

Ready for 3G Galore??

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We’re holding this in the rumor column for now, as it appears to be a real screenshot sent our way but we’re still working toward 100% confirmation. We have, what appears to be a list of 3G cities going live this year for magenta. Its a pretty compiled list and is sure to please quite a few of you who are still oh so patiently waiting for the greenlight! While we want to reinforce the idea that … [read full article]

The Bargain of a Lifetime?

Well, you have to wonder what took them so long!  Looking over the tasty morsels that make up the T-Mobile phone listing you may have noticed that the big blue beast that is the T-Mobile Wing is going for the irresistably low low price of only $199.99!  Now, everybody knows that the only reason you haven’t “upgraded” to this most excellent of devices is due to it’s high price.  Well, there goes that excuse! Hopefully … [read full article]

Well This Phone Is Sure To Cause Excitement!

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I hope all of you are sitting down for this big BIG announcement, that’s right on April 22nd T-mobile is launching the awesome, the sleek, the sexy Nokia 1661. That’s right this “feature-rich” device will come with, text messaging, a speakerphone AND last but not least, drum roll please, an alarm clock! Hold your excitement, make sure you are sitting, get something to drink if you need to because this bad boy is heading to T-mobile prepaid everywhere.  … [read full article]

Welcome To Rumorville!

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We’ve been hearing some rumblings about Huawei bringing Android phones to T-mobile in Q3 of this year since MWC earlier this year. A trusted source has confirmed that these phones or at least a specific model is in testing right now and is still on track for a 3rd quarter release. Details were sparse, as were specs, but we did get 5mp camera, 3.5mm headset jack, cupcake (hopefully, course!) and wifi, but no mention of UMA from … [read full article]

T-mobile Releases MyAccount to Android Market, World Peace is at Hand

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G1 users can now easily access remaining minutes, messages, billing details and more right from the comfort of their very own Android app. T-mobile has released their very first Android market application in the form of a “My Account” app which while not different from the My Account internet page still offers up: current activity, bill summary, plan information, online payment, help guides, forums, battery info, storage info, and more.  I think its safe to say that … [read full article]

How Many Apps?

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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]