Sidekick 4G Gets Software Update, Not Gingerbread

We’re just full of update news today, aren’t we? This one is for Sidekick 4G owners, as a software update is available for the device. Before you ask, no, this isn’t Gingerbread. It’s a maintenance update, including bug fixes and enhancements based on feedback reported ...

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T-Mobile Announces $79.99 Wildfire S for August 3rd

Not to be outdone by AT&T and the announcement of their Nexus S, T-Mobile has just made it known that they have a new phone coming soon, too.  Come August 3rd, the carrier will be offering the HTC Wildfire S, a “stylish and compact” Android 2.3 Gingerbread handset.  Customers ...

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MyTouch 4G Gingerbread Update Has Started

If you have been waiting for the MyTouch 4G Gingerbread update, wait not more as the update started rolling out yesterday (July 20th). T-Mobile has stated that the update will roll out over the next few weeks, so be a bit  patient if you haven’t received the notification just yet. Also ...

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Digitimes: HTC, Samsung and LG Prepping 42Mbps Smart Phones for T-Mobile

Digitimes is reporting today that HTC, Samsung, and LG are all working on handsets capable of supporting 4G HSPA+ network at speeds of up to 42Mbps.  HTC is expected to deliver their first 42Mbps-ready smart phone at some time in the second half of the year, although we suspect other companies ...

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HTC Desire Z Getting Gingerbread in Few Weeks Time

HTC is working hard to keep their devices up to date and they are already working on Desire Gingerbread update and also on unlocked bootloader update for few devices. HTC announced in February that their 4 Android devices will receive Gingerbread by Q2 and Desire Z was also included in it. Now ...

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LG Optimus Slider Render Leaked with Sprint Branding

LG is one of the leading mobile phone companies in the world and in the United States; all 4 major carriers are offering LG Android devices. They brought their mid-range LG Optimus One which was launched by T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint, and also T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon launched ...

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Samsung Hercules = Galaxy S II for T-Mobile?

The Samsung Galaxy S II was recently launched, and it’s one of the best Android devices available on the market. Unfortunately, people stateside can’t get their hands on this amazing device. But it looks like that’s about to change. TmoNews is reporting that T-Mobile will be ...

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T-Mobile Gives myTouch 4G Slide July 27 Launch Date

T-Mobile filled in the final blank for the myTouch 4G Slide today in announcing its launch date.  As Phone Scoop tells us, the digital camera-centric Android phone will arrive on July 27th with a $199.99 price point in tow.  Customers can begin pre-ordering their own myTouch 4G Slides come July ...

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T-Mobile UK Officially Launches HTC Sensation

The HTC Sensation was launched by T-Mobile USA last month and it’s currently their new flagship device. It was also launched by Bell and Virgin Mobile in Canada, and 3UK launched it in the UK. T-Mobile UK is ready to join 3UK and are offering this amazing HTC device for free on a 2-yr ...

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Rhetorical Questions: Carriers and Their Android Endeavors

Plenty of questions come to mind when it comes to the various carriers and their Android endeavors.  Some  seem to get it right more often than not while others have been playing from behind (ahem, AT&T)  since day one.  Others seem to really want to the platform to help push them over the ...

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T-Mobile Announces $199 myTouch 4G Slide for July

The T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide has officially gone from rumored to confirmed, thanks to a late night press announcement.  If there’s one thing that this $199.99 handset ($50 mail-in-rebate) has, it’s a top of the line camera.  Or at least that is how T-Mobile will be positioning the ...

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T-Mobile Giving Away $4,000 a Day with ‘4G PayDay’ Trivia Contest

Starting today, and running through October 2nd, T-Mobile is giving their customers the chance to win a daily prize of $4,000 (Get it? 4G’s).  The T-Mobile 4G PayDay contest is a multiple-choice trivia challenge played via text message with rather simple rules.  The person with the most ...

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T-Mobile Unveils Daily Deal Aggregation App ‘More For Me’

T-Mobile has climbed into the daily deals ring, albeit on the backs of LivingSocial.  The carrier announced a new Android-based application yesterday called More For Me (beta), which aims to provide users with timely and relevant offers. Using location provided by the handset’s GPS, the ...

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T-Mobile Doubles Down as Nearly 100 Markets Now Getting 42Mbps Speeds

T-Mobile has flipped the switch on their 4G network across 41 markets today, bumping speeds up to 42Mbps.  Theoretical, that is.  You’ll still need to have the right handset or device that can support the network.  In fact, there aren’t any Android phones on the market yet that are ...

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T-Mobile Now Offers Samsung Dart for Free with Contract

T-Mobile has a brand Android handset in their lineup today in the form of the Samsung Dart.  You’d be forgiven if you had not heard of this phone ahead as the carrier didn’t hype it ahead of time.  Nevertheless, the Samsung phone is available for free to customers who sign ...

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