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Samsung Sends Invites For Likely Galaxy Note III Launch On September 4th

We knew this day was coming and now that the invite is finally here, the countdown can officially begin to the launch of the Galaxy Note III. Samsung just sent out invitations for “Samsung Unpacked 2013 Episode 2” taking place in Berlin on September 4th. With the “hand-written” design of the Note (S Pen anyone?) and “Note” the date, the company isn’t coming right out and saying it but we all know what … [read full article]

T-Mobile Joins Ubuntu Smartphone Carrier Advisory Group

T-Mobile has joined the Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group as a member according to a press release issued yesterday. According to Canonical: T-Mobile USA is the newest member of the Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group. T-Mobile USA reaches almost 300 million American consumers and business people today. As a member of the CAG, T-mobile USA will join discussions to influence the development of Ubuntu for smartphones. As T-Mobile continues to look for ways to differentiate … [read full article]

T-Mobile CEO Spins JD Power Results, Shows Big Improvement In Customer Service

While T-Mobile’s fourth-place streak of JD Power awards continued yesterday, CEO John Legere managed to spin some positive news out of the results. Even if T-Mobile showed up as “worst” of the four carriers, they showed the biggest improvement according to a chart provided by Legere. According to the image, T-Mobile’s score grew by 45 points, 9 more than AT&T which added 36 points from its Volume 1 score to take its first … [read full article]

T-Mobile Clarifies Moto X Support, Won’t Be Sold In Stores

With yesterday’s Moto X news reaching fever pitch, it didn’t occur that T-Mobile hadn’t clarified its status on network availability. Well, AllThingsD did exactly that and the news is a little mixed. On the one hand, both AT&T and Sprint announced via press release the availability of the device on their network. However, Verizon and T-Mobile have yet to release any official statements which leaves some … [read full article]

Google, Motorola Announce The Moto X…Coming To T-Mobile

Some great news today as the any questions about T-Mobile carrying the just announced Moto X smartphone are put to rest. T-Mobile, along with AT&T, Sprint and Verizon will carry Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean powered smartphone. There’s been plenty of hype for the first Google, Motorola-designed smartphone and for good reason. Decidedly mid-range with its paper specs, the Moto X is bound to make a splash thanks to its … [read full article]

Newest JD Power Results Show T-Mobile Still Has Customer Service Needs

For all T-Mobile’s recent bravado, there’s still one avenue the company needs to seriously overhaul: customer service. Unfortunately, a new JD Power study finds T-Mobile in last place once again as Volume 2 of the 2013 Wireless Customer Care Full-Service performance study is released. T-Mobile’s fourth place finish isn’t all that shocking anymore, but what is … [read full article]

ISIS Mobile Payment System Finally Said To Go Nationwide Later This Year

ISIS, the mobile payment system back by AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile said yesterday it would expand its (very delayed) payment system nationwide later this year. ISIS allows consumers to make payments by waving their phones at a check-out terminal in lieu of a credit card. ISIS uses NFC technology that will allow to redeem coupons and use loyalty “with a tap of their smartphone.” ISIS originally was set to launch in the first … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces August 7th Release Date For LG Optimus F3

T-Mobile has gone and made the release of the LG Optimus F3, a phone we’ve already seen through a series of leaks official. Coming August 7th, the Optimus F3 will be available on the company’s Simple Choice rate plan offerings for $0 down and 24 monthly payments of $10. The Optimus F3 includes a 4″ IPS display, 5 megapixel rear-facing camera, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, LTE capability, up to 32GB expandable memory … [read full article]

T-Mobile Rolling Out New Website Design With Cleaner Look, Lots Of Free Space

I wouldn’t say a new website design for T-Mobile is monumental news but as someone who appreciates simple and clean websites, the new look is something I’m digging. For some there may be a too much white/empty space, but the site is definitely simplifying the number of options one must choose to move through T-Mobile’s smartphone and rate plan selection. Gone are the scrolling “featured” sites and replaced with one HUGE section promoting T-Mobile’s JUMP! … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says 2×10 MHz Coming to 90% Of Top 25 Markets By End Of Year

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We know T-Mobile is working hard and fast to do as much with their LTE network before year’s end which makes a new report unsurprising, but welcome. According to Light Reading, T-Mobile is ready to upgrade its 4G LTE market to 2x10MHz service in 90% of the top 25 market by the end of 2013. So David, what does that mean? Well, a good part of T-Mobile’s markets are 2x5MHz channels which … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces “Unprecedented Deal” This Summer With Zero Dollars Down For All Devices

Hello back-to-school special offer from T-Mobile as the company announces an “unparalleled promotion” this summer as it drops the down payment price on its entire lineup of devices in stores nationwide to zero down. This promotion allows both new and existing well-qualified customers to get the latest 4G LTE smartphones, tablets, mobile hotspots and feature phones at the upfront price of $0 down with monthly device payments. Still, there’s a bit of a catch … [read full article]