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Bell releases the Alcatel OneTouch Pop 7 tablet

Bell has added another tablet to their arsenal today. As expected, the Alcatel OneTouch Pop 7 tablet is available for a low $179.95 no-term, or $29.95 on a 2-year contract. This is the third Alcatel device Bell has released in the past of - the others were the OneTouch Idol X and OneTouch Idol mini smartphones. As

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HTC One (M7) slated to receive Sense 6.0 upgrade ‘by end of May’

HTC recently unveiled Sense 6.0 with the new HTC One M8. During the official launch, Jason Mackenzie, president of HTC North America, said the HTC One and HTC One Mini will receive an update to Android 4.4.2 with Sense 6.0 sometime “this spring,” and also promised both devices will be upgraded to the latest version

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Motorola’s upcoming Moto X+1 to have 25 backplate options

Motorola is rumoured to be coming out with a refresh of the Moto X with the “Moto X +1.” The branding appeared online last week and if true we will most likely this flagship come to Canada. Some additional details have popped up and it seems it’ll follow a similar path of being highly customized.

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MTS launches ‘My Trade-In Program’

Regional carrier MTS has finally offered their customers a device trade-in program. Most Canadian carriers have had this for years and now MTS has officially introduced “My Trade-In.” The service is actually made possible by US-based Phobio and gives the option for MTS customers to trade-in their old and unused device for a credit towards

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“BlackBerry Experience” registration now open for Toronto and Montreal

During the turmoil of 2013, BlackBerry announced it would not be holding its annual BlackBerry Live conference in 2014, instead opting “to continue with an engaging lineup of smaller, targeted events taking place all around the world.” The Waterloo-based company has already been on the road in Paris and most recently in New York with its “BlackBerry Experience”

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WIND Mobile launches $39 Spring Promo Plan

WIND Mobile recently revamped their monthly price plans and included “a plethora of new unlimited options.” The carrier increased its two entry-level rate plans by $5/month, now $25 and $35. According to a post on RedFlagDeals, WIND Mobile will be launching a new promo for $39/month that will include the U.S. roaming add-on. This add-on

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