BlackBerry recently updated BBM for Android to version 2.0 and brought a slew of new features, including BBM Voice and BBM Channels. While we wait for BBM Video to arrive, BlackBerry has updated the app with a few notable fixes that improves the overall experience. According to the change log, this latest version includes: Fix
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February saw over 62,000 register with the National Do Not Call List, telemarketing complaints also rose by 12,000
Last month the CRTC reported that a total of 12,118,658 were registered on the DNCL. A new set of stats has been released that shows February numbers have dramatically increased, both in registered users and unfortunately in complaints.
Sundar Pichai, Google’s SVP of Androids, Apps and Chrome, announced during a keynote presentation at SXSW that the company will be expanding the availability of Chromecast into more markets. Pichai stated that Chromecast — which is $35 USD HDMI streaming media player — will be coming to “many more countries” in the next few weeks.
If you’ve ever wanted to have Samsung’s first-gen smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, then now might be your opportunity. While most retailers are selling the Gear between $250 to $330, TELUS has dramatically reduced the cost to a respectable $199.99. There’s no word on inventory levels, but the colour of choice is Jet Black. One reason
Apart from BlackBerry’s Super Bowl ad from 2013 and the Alicia Keys commercial, the Waterloo-based company has been relatively quiet on promoting their brand. However, now that new CEO John Chen has stepped in and decided to take the company back to its enterprise roots a new ad arrived on YouTube over the weekend that
Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Below is an overview of the top stories from the past week (March 3rd to March 8th). In addition, we’ve also assembled a few choice mobile related news from around the web:
HTC is poised to officially unveil their next flagship smartphone on March 25th. This currently goes by the codename of the “M8″ and the go-to-market name is expected to be “The All New HTC One.” A plethora of specs, pictures and videos have surfaced online and the main attribute is the dual cameras. Other rumoured
The details are limited, but according to an internal doc we received shows Bell preparing to launch “a new suite of Voice & Data rate plans.” These will go place on March 14th and will see the plans start as low as $40, then rises depending on the Lite plans (starting at $50) and Plus
Rovio set to unveil the ‘next epic’ Angry Birds game, coming first to Canada, Australia and New Zealand
Angry Birds, Angry Birds Star Wars, Angry Birds Space, Angry Birds Rio, Angry Birds Go and Bad Piggies are just a few of the titles that fall under Rovio’s Angry Birds franchise. Looks like there will be one more coming down the pipe soon as the company has taken to YouTube to tease a new
TELUS, along with 10 other Canadian carriers, will be releasing the Samsung Galaxy S5 in April — probably April 11th. Pre-registrations, which is basically dropping down your email address to be kept informed of the launch, went live back on February 24th. We have now been informed that the release is near and TELUS will