The company recently announced that it will sell the Nexus One at all of its 250 locations, which are sprinkled throughout Iowa, western Illinois, and eastern Nebraska. It turns out, i wireless is a partnership between T-Mobile USA and Iowa Network Services. While these aren't exactly T-Mobile corporate-owned stores, they are the next best thing.
i wireless is offering the Nexus One for $300 after rebates with a new T-Mobile contract. You'll note that this price is significantly higher than the $180 that Google was charging with a new T-Mobile contract. The one decent thing about this price is that i wireless will allow new customers to pick from any calling/data plan. Google required users to get the Even More 500 plan in order to get the $180 price tag.
Considering that consumers will be saddled with a $120 higher cost at the register (not including the rebate), I can't say that this sounds like a step in a positive direction. Also, i wireless has a pretty limited retail footprint. The Nexus One will have to become available at national electronics shops such as Best Buy or Radioshack before Google closes its store. Hopefully those outlets will offer the Nexus One at a more reasonable price.