BlackBerry’s popular messaging service has exceeded downloads of 20 million on both Android and iPhone. While additional features, such as BBM Voice and BBM Video calling, will be coming to both platforms “in the near future,” BlackBerry’s head of BBM says their next target is the WiFi-only iPad. BBM for iOS already works on iPads
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Update: BlackBerry cancels BlackBerry Jam Europe in 2014, adds Direct Virtual Conference on December 4th
Update: BlackBerry has stayed true to their word an added a few conferences for developers. The BlackBerry Jam Direct virtual conference is being held on December 4th, 2013 and anyone can sign up an join in on the webcast. The event will start at 2:00pm and includes the following: See all the new features in
Videotron is stepping up their game in Quebec and has come out with a promo plans that offer up unlimited calling, texts and 6GB of data for $60/month, plus reduced their previous 6GB promo by a few bucks. Here are the plan details: UNLIMITED VOICE + DATA, $59.95/month: Unlimited anytime local calling Unlimited text messaging
WIND Mobile customers who’ve been itching to grab hold of the LG Nexus 5 will want to mark tomorrow off on their calendar. We’ve been informed that the purest of all Android devices is officially launching tomorrow (November 14th). This is the 16GB version and black will be the only colour option. Here’s the pricing
The Samsung Galaxy Gear is a “companion” device and is currently available in Canada across major big box retailers. In an interesting move, Quebec-based regional carrier Videotron has added this smartwatch to its lineup today. The price is the same at $329.95, but if you’re purchasing the Note 3, or anyone of the future compatible
Rogers announced its loyalty program — Rogers First Rewards — last summer. This gave customers the ability to earn loyalty points based on their monthly bill. The point system is broken down into tiers, with a “Silver Tier” earning 1 point per dollar spent on a monthly bill, followed by a “Gold Tier” that rings
BlackBerry has completed its $1 billion investment today and to celebrate this occasion John Chen, BlackBerry’s new Executive Chair and CEO, has taken to the company blog to assure the masses that they’re here to stay. Chen started off by stating the obvious that there’s “significant change at BlackBerry” and that they are “are not
Motorola took the wraps off their new Android device today — the Moto G. This is an mid-range device that comes packed with some respectable specs, but at an affordable price. We’ve received an email that states both TELUS and Koodo Mobile will be releasing the Moto G “this month” for $200 outright. The Moto
Motorola has taken the lid off one of the most impressive low-cost devices we’ve ever seen. The Moto G offers a premium experience ‘at a fraction of the cost’ when compared to other smartphones. Announced simultaneously at a number of different launch events around the world — we’re at the Toronto one, but the main
Motorola is on the cusp of officially unveiling the heavily leaked ‘Moto g’ today. Below is a live stream from the event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. We’re in Toronto and will bring you details from a Canadian release – the event starts at 9:00am EST.