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Rogers employees start LTE training

Ottawa residents will be first to experience the new Rogers LTE network this Summer. There has been no official launch date announced but the Sierra Wireless Rocket Stick (AirCard 313U) has been deemed the inaugural device. Rogers has future roll-out plans to Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver by the end of 2011, then another 25 locations

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HTC “Status” coming soon to TELUS

The HTC ChaCha is coming to Canada as the HTC “Status”. We let you know about this upcoming Android device late last week and TELUS has now officially put the “coming soon” stamp on it. This will be available for the back-to-school time frame in a couple colours: black and purple. No price points were

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Polar Mobile to build mobile apps for MLBPA and NFLPA

Toronto-based Polar Mobile is far from under the radar when it comes to their mobile apps. They’ve built CNNMoney, Food Network, GQ, BloombergBusiness and have now signed a 3-year deal to create apps and unique mobile experiences for both the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) and the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA). Polar

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Over 500,000 Android devices are activated every day

350,000 Android activation per days was the magical number a couple months back, then in May it was 400,000. Today, the father of Android, Google’s Andy Rubin tweeted “There are now over 500,000 Android devices activated every day, and it’s growing at 4.4% w/w”. Big number and Android seems to be having a good time

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HTC Salsa will also be coming to Canada

Late last week we confirmed that the HTC ChaCha was en route to Canada and destined for TELUS. Today, it seems like the other “Facebook” friendly phone by HTC will also come to Canadian shores. The Salsa has now arrived on the HTCSense.com Canadian section. No word yet on which carrier will be picking this

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