Rogers invested a massive $3.29 billion during the 700Mhz spectrum auction and captured 22 valuable ‘beachfront’ licences. Wireless service has already gone live in select parts of Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto. Rogers recently announced that they’ll be dropping down $450 million into British Columbia to improve its wireless network. The money will be spread out
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World Cup fever is well on its way. Many Canadians will be heading to the local bar to cheer on their team and TELUS has unzipped a new campaign that gives you the power. TELUS has outfitted a number of mens washrooms in Toronto with a “urine-activated experiential installation that promotes the reliability of the
BlackBerry is on the cusp of unveiling eBBM suite of products. This will not only provide another revenue stream for the company, but give its enterprise customers additional security when using the messaging platform. While the company has been relatively silent on the features and monthly subscription price, it did show a quick demo of how
If you have a Windows Phone and use the Fitbit activity tracker you’ll be pleased by this news. A post on the company forum, Fitbit declared they are “developing an application for Windows Phone 8.1. Thank you for all your feedback and support!” Unfortunately there is no indication as to when the app will be live.
Public Mobile seeing an ‘overwhelming response’ to its new 4G network, plans to launch two new devices in July
Public Mobile, which is now part of TELUS, recently updated its network from CDMA to HSPA+ and apparently there has been “overwhelming response.” According to an internal doc we received, Public Mobile notes that “Due to the overwhelming response of our customers moving to our new national 4G network, we have depleted all inventory of the Samsung
Facebook recently reported that 19 million Canadians visit the social network on a monthly basis, with over 15 million of us accessing the site from a mobile device. For those who use Facebook Messenger to keep in touch with friends, family or co-workers, you’ll see an update has arrived for your iOS and Android device that
Samsung has already unveiled a slew of tablets this year, such as the Galaxy Tab4, TabPRO and the NotePRO series. At the GALAXY Premiere 2014 event in New York, Samsung unleashed another couple additions to the mix. Entering the market are the 8.4 and 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S tablets, which both sport a WQXGA (2560×1600)
If you were quick to the draw you could’ve had a chance of winning a cool $20.14 from Mobilicity — which might possibly be the only money the company has left. The struggling wireless carrier has been in creditor protection for a number of months and, according to a recent court document, only has enough
If you’re in the giving mood and feel like donating a bit of your hard earned cash to the families who were impacted by last week’s tragedy in Moncton, then you might consider texting in a donation. The Mobile Giving Foundation Canada (MGFC) announced today that Canadians have donated over $92,000 via text messages to
Customers who have been patiently waiting, or who have reserved the flagship Android, will notice that the price of the One M8 has dropped by $50 on a 2-year contract since its release in Canada , down from $229.99 to $179.99 (or $699 on a month-to-month plan).