Facebook for Android gets better and faster

By: t-marco December 7th, 2011

Facebook has just announced the new update for its applications for Android phones. Facebook is claiming photo and album performance is twice as fast as previous Android releases. Also, the new Facebook app has the same interface as the iOS platform.

From Facebook:

Photos get better

Photos and albums are up to two times faster than the previous Android app. It’s also easier to share photos, view comments and edit captions on the go.

Messages on top

Your messages and notifications are now at the top of your screen. You can respond to friends and stay updated without leaving the page you’re on.


Facebook for Android will be available soon on Android Market.  We’re excited about the new app, and we hope you check it out.

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White Samsung Galaxy S II coming this Dec 14th .. get yours !

By: t-marco December 7th, 2011

In November 23th T-Mobile announced the new Galaxy S II in white. Now finally we know when this beauty will arrive. T-Mobile USA , via its Facebook account, announced the availability of the Samsung Galaxy S II in white for this December 14th. Just wait few more days!.

Specifications :

  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 1.5 GHz dual-core
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Display: 4.52″ Super AMOLED Plus WVGA touch screen (800-by-480 resolution)
  • Internal Storage: 16GB + micro-SD slot (expandable up to 32 GB)
  • Cameras: Rear camera = 8 MP camera with flash, capable of capturing 1080p videos; front camera = 2MP
  • Connectivity: 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, HDMI-out; DNLA-ready for wireless streaming
  • Battery: 1850 mAh lithium-ion battery
  • OS: Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread
  • Dimensions: 5.11″ x 2.71″ x 0.37″

Android Celebrates 10Billion downloads with US$ 0.10 apps

By: t-marco December 7th, 2011

This past weekend, thanks to Android users around the world, Android Market exceeded 10 billion app downloads. To celebrate this milestone, Google has  partnered with some of the Android developers who contributed to this milestone to make a bunch of great Android apps available at an amazing price. For the next 10 days, we’ll have a new set of awesome apps available each day for only 10 cents each.

Today’s US$ 0.10 apps:

Fruit Ninja

BB Bedtime Battle

Star Chart

Flick Golf

Christmas HD

NFL Rivals

Read it Later Pro

AirSync By doubleTwist

Reckless Racing

Beautiful Widgeds

Get yours now!

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AT&T and T-Mobile may join forces

By: t-marco December 1st, 2011

AT&T is looking at all of its remaining options, after the FCC denied the acquisition of T-Mobile. As you remember, AT&T tried to buy  T-Mobile USA for 39 billion dollars. No after withdraw the application, AT&T may have a backup plan. Rumors indicate that AT&T and Deutsche Telekom would teaming up together for a joint venture. It all depends on the verdict regarding the initial merger plan and, if that fails, it will eventually come down to the terms and conditions of the new joint-venture.

Google Maps 6.0, introduces Indoor search

By: t-marco November 29th, 2011

Google Maps for Android 6.0 just hit Android Market adding indoor floorplans to its box of tricks. When you zoom-in far enough on supported buildings, Google Maps will now display detailed indoor maps, instead of just showing blank space.

Maps 6.0 also features a new top menu element that allows you to quickly jump between features and a new Places homescreen that gathers relevant info about various restaurants, shops, and other establishments around you. It’s all available now for free if you’ve got an Android 2.2 phone or higher.

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AT&T and Deutsche Telekom drops FCC merger application

By: t-marco November 24th, 2011

AT&T said Thursday that it has withdrawn its application from the Federal Communications Commission to acquire T-Mobile USA. “AT&T Inc and Deutsche Telekom AG are continuing to pursue the sale of Deutsche Telekom’s U.S. wireless assets to AT&T,” said the official statement today, as the two parties have decided to withdraw the merger application from the Commission. Deutsche Telekom, the parent of T-Mobile, and AT&T said in a joint statement that they intend to pursue the $39 billion merger and will prepare for a federal antitrust lawsuit that is seeking to block the deal.
The Justice Department together with Sprint, sued to block the transaction in August, saying a combination of AT&T and T-Mobile would eliminate one of four national U.S. wireless carriers and hamper competition.

Let its snow! .. T-Mobile brings White Samsung Galaxy S II and Blackberry Bold 9900 for the holidays

By: t-marco November 23rd, 2011

T-Mobile USA will launch 2 new White versions of the Galaxy S II and Blackberry Bold 9900 this holidays.  The Samsung Galaxy S II does not have an specific arrival date or price , only that more details will be forthcoming “in the coming weeks”, probably it will be launch it with the same price as the original SGS II. About White Bold 9900 US$ 299 after rebates and 2 years contract.

Here some specifications of the SGS II:

  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 1.5 GHz dual-core
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Display: 4.52″ Super AMOLED Plus WVGA touch screen (800-by-480 resolution)
  • Internal Storage: 16GB + micro-SD slot (expandable up to 32 GB)
  • Cameras: Rear camera = 8 MP camera with flash, capable of capturing 1080p videos; front camera = 2MP
  • Connectivity: 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, HDMI-out; DNLA-ready for wireless streaming
  • Battery: 1850 mAh lithium-ion battery
  • OS: Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread
  • Dimensions: 5.11″ x 2.71″ x 0.37″

Today is the day to buy your smart phone for cheap.. MAGENTA DAY!

By: t-marco November 19th, 2011

Only today, T-Mobile is offering a bunch of phone and tablets for an incredible price, many of them for free. The network carrier will offer a select range of handsets as well as tablets at net down payment prices of $49.99 or less, after paying the mail-in rebate charges.

However, existing customers will be able to take advantage of the “Magenta Saturday” deals as well, if they are “eligible for upgrade (18 months tenure or greater) and switch from a Classic to an eligible Value plan.”

T-Mobile wants to take the hassle out of Black Friday shopping with ‘Magenta Saturday’ by providing consumers with great deals a week early ― and without having to wait in line early in the morning,” said John Clelland, senior vice president of marketing, T-Mobile USA.

I already ordered my Samsung Galaxy S II.. did you order a new phone?

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