Posts for Ian Hardy. 7955 posts contributed.

LG Optimus 2X and Huawei U6150 now available at WIND

The Huawei U6150 and the LG Optimus 2X are now available at WIND Mobile. Both drastically different devices as one is ultra low end, and the other high-end. The Huawei U6150 is available for $98 and has a full QWERTY keyboard, 2.4-inch display and a 2-megapixel camera. The Optimus 2X is up there are one

READ MORE

Confirmed: TELUS to release the HTC ChaCha

A couple days ago the HTC ChaCha wound up on the Canadian section of HTCSense, always a good indication of what’s currently available and possibly launching. Thanks to this boot-up animation we can now confirm this Android-powered QWERTY device will be heading towards TELUS. No word on a release date but we’re confident the back-to-school

READ MORE

Virgin offering eligible Members $50 upgrade credit

Virgin Mobile is offering certain eligible Members a $50 hardware upgrade credit when they renew on a 2 or 3-year term. The promo is on until June 30th and the notice is going out to customers either by text or email. SuperTab members are not included in this. Something to consider as Virgin has stepped

READ MORE

Video: ZAGG demos the upcoming “ZAGGFolio” for iPad 2

ZAGG was showing off their products at the Future Shop sales training event we attended yesterday. The usual invisibleSHIELD, cases and covers were there but so was an unreleased case called the “ZAGGFolio”. This is a hard cover polyurethane case that protects the iPad 2. It gives you access to all your ports and buttons,

READ MORE

TELUS HTC Desire HD upgrade to OS 2.3 starts rolling out

TELUS noted earlier this month that the HTC Desire HD will get the anticipated upgrade to OS 2.3 Gingerbread this Summer… we’ve been getting tips that users have started to receive this today! Sense 3.0 was not included but 3 new HTC apps/plug-ins were: HTC Medialink, Picasa and LinkedIN. Anyone else getting the upgrade? (Thanks

READ MORE

Video: Nokia CEO shows off “super confidential” Windows Phone

Thanks to Nokia’s new CEO for leaking the first Windows Phone 7 device! It’s actually shocking to see how such a lax approach Stephen Elop took while presenting the unreleased device to Finish manufacturers. Granted, he did kindly request everyone to turn off all recording devices, but that clearly didn’t happen as a video has

READ MORE

Update: Ken Campbell departs WIND Mobile, Lacavera steps in as new CEO

Some shocking news regarding WIND Mobile here… We have confirmed with multiple sources that Ken Campbell has resigned from his position as CEO of WIND Mobile. Campbell joined WIND in its infancy start-up days and helped the company grow to over 300,000 subscribers. Although he’s still listed on the company website, sources state that Tony

READ MORE