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Red HTC U11 nearing a U.S. launch

In the United States, the HTC U11 is available in blue, silver, and black. There’s a red variant out there in other parts of the globe that some U.S. consumers may want to get their hands on, and soon they’ll be able to do just that.

HTC appears to be counting down to the U.S. launch of the red U11. The company’s tweets aren’t loaded with details, simply saying that “we’ve heard you,” and that the wait is “almost over.”

HTC USA has been tweeting images of  [Read More…]

Samsung and Apple said to be nearing a deal to join the electronic SIM launch

The GSMA, a group representing several mobile carriers across the world, is currently in negotiations with Samsung and Apple for the launch of electronic SIM cards. So-called e-SIMs would allow customers to switch between carriers almost instantly, without the need to get a new physical SIM from their carrier. Carriers across the world, including AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, and Telefónica are all expected to support e-SIMs.

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Sprint nearing deal to purchase T-Mobile for $40 per share, according to reports

Sprint and T-Mobile may actually, finally (no, really this time) be ready to announce a deal in which Sprint would take over its rival. According to reports from Bloomberg and Reuters, the carriers are nearing a deal where Sprint would buy T-Mobile for almost $ 40 per share, comprised of half stock and half cash. That’s a total deal north of $ 32 billion, and a solid premium over the current price of T-Mobile, which has  [Read More…]

T-Mobile’s Sensation, Amaze 4G, myTouch Q and others reportedly ‘nearing end-of-life’

T-Mobile EOL list

T-Mobile USA may be preparing to wrap up sales of a handful of its mid to high-end Android devices, if a leaked internal screenshot is to be believed. The leaked photo, obtained by TmoNews, appears to show part of an internal stock system. In it, the following devices are marked as “nearing EOL”, meaning “end-of-life” status —

myTouch 4G Slide HTC Sensation 4G LG DoublePlay HTC Amaze 4G LG myTouch Q  [Read More…]