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Rokr E8 launch date, finally moto makes something that isn't a RAZR…

I know we’ve been a little behind lately but rest assured we are going to getting back to daily musings very very shortly. I’m just getting back into form myself, let me tell you strep throat is a bitch!! Anyways, one of our super awesome forum members was kind enough to give us this lovely news for the day. Thats right you motorola fans, all two of you. We have, drum roll please … [read full article]

Happy fathers day with a sidekick OTA update!

Boygenius was awesome enough to post what is the long talked about sidekick lx OTA update hitting…..JUNE 25th!!!!! Most of you already know some of the hightlights and according to bgr its going to take about 4 weeks to spread out the updates for all you sidekick owners drooling over this awesome update. Here is the rundown of what to expect: Capture videos using the new video mode Playback from the SD card … [read full article]

All is well in WiFi world??

Sorry sports fans I know someone of us are still in vacation mode and the rest of us are sick as all hell. That would be me. Forgive me if the news comes slow today, I’m not even sure what day it is. Anyways, while details seem to be pretty sparse it looks as if there has been a “settlement” in the T-mobile/ATT WiFi war over in Starbucks land. Engadget as well as multiple other … [read full article]

T-Mobile to sue Starbucks, file Frappalawsuit

Maybe you’ve heard, maybe you haven’t, but apparently it looks as if T-Mobile is going all lawyeristic on Starbucks. Apparently, they are seeking damages due to breach of contract and unfair competition and really, it seems a bit shady in the first place. The deal originally was going to allow a transitional period over the course of a few years so that current Hotspot subscribers would still get to ride out their plans and hardware could be … [read full article]

Details revealed on the Tony Hawk Sidekick LX

Well, it’s been a little over a month since we reported on the Tony Hawk Sidekick LX, but more details beyond just the release date (mid-July) have finally surfaced (yeah okay, so we’re a tad late to the party). Skaters rejoice, your Sidekick has arrived! This baby is rockin’ a skateboard-textured bottom cover (not pictured) with simulated screws and even retractable mini-wheels for those long, grueling days at school or work; why not give those idle … [read full article]

Vacation's Over… get back to work!!

And now, the moment you’ve all been waiting for, the return of TmoNews! We just flew back from vacation and boy, are our arms tired! So yeah, it went a little longer than we thought it would and for that we all apologize, but in the end we get to come back to writing about our favorite cellular carrier – T-Mobile! w00t! Now okay, in all seriousness, it doesn’t look like we’ll be in full swing for … [read full article]

TmoNews is going on vacation

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Update 6/8/08: Just an FYI, but we should be coming back real soon. No, really… we mean it this time ;) Avid T-mobile fans, TmoNews has some unfortunate news. Well, unfortunate for you, we’re pretty excited actually. Thats right, we’re going on vacation! This means, we’re sorry to say, that we will not be able to bring you T-mobile News on the blog everyday. However there is a bit of an upside here. TmoNews Forums will be … [read full article]

Nokia 5310 Unboxing

Normally we wouldn’t bring you this much news on one phone, but we have to admit, the somewhat-sexy 5310 definitely has impressed us much more then we expected. Again, in case you for some reason don’t know, we can expect the Nokia 5310 to be released on the 28th in Purple, Red, and Orange. Check the column to the right to see exactly how long until the phone is available* to purchase. Pictures include unboxing, accessories, and … [read full article]

T-mobile to launch new Online Portal

This is pretty big news T-mobile fans. It looks as if T-mobile will be launching an Online Portal that may be an addition to MyT-mobile.com, or may be its own separate site containing all of your online T-mobile life. This new service will have four major components, which all have their own section on the home page. MyAlbum MyContacts MyFaves Mobile Backup 1. MyAlbum will be a much needed upgrade of [read full article]

Nokia 5310 in the wild

Well what do we have here, the very first spy shots of the T-mobile 5310 in the wild. Based on whats popping up from a member on our forum the phone has started to arrive in stores preparing itself for the release on the 28th. TmoNews obtained some spy shots of the black/orange variant, but for those looking to color coordinate their phones, three variants will be released on the May 28th. The pictures show the … [read full article]

Feast your eyes on the gekko….manual

Our friends over at hiptop3.com were fortunate enough to get their hands on the manual for the upcoming sidekick gekko. All in all it looks to be just solidifying details already uncovered. Look forward to a 2mp camera, changeable shells, video capture and a George Foreman grill. Again, there really isn’t much uncovered by these pages that wasn’t already detailed here but its nice to know that this brings the likelihood of a new sidekick … [read full article]

Who hates contracts??

Well here we go all you flex pay lovers, starting May 26 – July 31 all new flexpay activations will receive a $25 dollar coupon toward the purchase of equipment. T-mobile is going to launch what they are describing as a promotional campaign designed to increase awareness of the flex-pay system. Unfortunately here is the real kicker: this offer is available in the Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Houston and Philadelphia markets only. Yup thats right, 5 whole cities … [read full article]