Sidekick’s Data Loss Fiasco

The data loss catastrophe suffered by T-Mobile users is continuing to make ripples, and T-Mobile itself is beginning to appear downright sinister, if such a dark word can be used.

The company has frozen all Sidekick sales, online as well as in stores, and there are rumors that customer complaints are actually disappearing – suspected of having been deleted – from public Sidekick forums. Meanwhile, user outcry grows louder and more strident.

In some cases, an amount of data is being recovered. By and large, however, the problem still persists, as do the complaints. This is an update.

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