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Samsung Galaxy Tab Price Change Coming January 26th

With the Dell Streak 7 and LG G-Slate already headed Magenta’s way, and the Galaxy Tab 2 already being teased by Samsung, T-Mobile has decided to give the current Galaxy Tab another price cut.  Beginning Wednesday, January 26th, the Galaxy Tab pricing will decrease to $249.99 (with a 2-year agreement) from the current $299.99 contract pricing. Good move,  Magenta! So anyone thinking about getting a Galaxy Tab now that Magenta … [read full article]

PhoneDog Tablet Giveaway Continues Tonight!

Tonight, tonight toniiiiiiiight! One more round of giveaways happening tonight in the PhoneDog Tablet Extravaganza! You’ve all likely seen the details, but if not they are posted below so I won’t waste any more of your time because if you haven’t registered, this is your chance to do! Read the details below and get ready to win! Here is how it works: Go to our Facebook app (authorize it) and complete the … [read full article]

Froyo For The Samsung Vibrant Has Arrived, How’s It Working?

After what, according to Samsung Vibrant owners must have seemed like an eternity, Froyo arrived this past Friday and with it happy Vibrant owners bombarding the Samsung servers looking for yogurt excitement. So I want to know, how is it going? Is Froyo for the Vibrant everything you could have hoped for and more? Is your phone freezing or does it feel like a whole new handset? Are you having problems, … [read full article]

Nokia Nuron 2 Canceled, Nobody Noticed

I remember a time when Nokia sat on top of the world, when the Matrix phone was the hottest technology and I thought the 1.3 Megapixel camera on my Nokia 6682 was the greatest thing ever. Well, times have changed and Nokia has found itself in a position where they just can’t catch a break in the US market. The cancellation of the Nuron 2 happened almost a month ago and I promised … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 To Have Super Specs?

First of all, if this is truly a Samsung produced teaser video, whoever chose the music needs to be fired. Immediately. Whoever got approval to use the rumored (and we emphasize complete rumor here) specs, needs a raise. We urge these specs are rumor only for the moment (did we mention they are rumored) with no way of verifying but if they are true, they are pretty great. Android OS 2.3 Gingerbread (upgrade 3.0 Honeycomb) 3D … [read full article]

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]