The long road for Shaw to launch their wireless service could possibly ending. Originally pegged with a late 2010 date, then unfortunately delayed a couple times. Last we heard was in late June from CEO Brad Shaw when he stated that “We’ll soon make an announcement, I think, over the next month”. It’s been over
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WIND Mobile is on the verge of expanding their reach and lighting up the Kitchener-Waterloo area on August 16th. This will take them to 6-core city locations, now in Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton, Ottawa and Vancouver. Subscriber numbers always give a great indication of how a company is doing. Last we heard from WIND was in
The Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro is available exclusively at Rogers today. The device has yet to show up online and some stores are still waiting for stock, but the Android 2.3 device can be yours on the cheap for $274.99 no-term and ranges down to $49.99 on a 3-year. It’s a little power horse
The $29/month new plan from WIND Mobile called the “Super Smart Plan” is now available. According to the terms and conditions it’s on until September 30th and includes the following: Unlimited talk from calling zones, unlimited global texts and unlimited data and voicemail. The $29/month is good for 12 months, which afterwards will jump up
Here’s more attention for RIM this morning. How does “Operation Disruptive Transformation” sound? BerryReview received a set of documents that were created by a consultant named John J. Simpson and what you’re looking outlines RIM’s new strategy to “stomp the competition”. In this case the competition is Apple, Nokia, LG, HTC and Sony Ericsson. Motorola
Virgin released the new BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Torch 9810 yesterday. In addition, they have also have released a new plan that’s only available for BlackBerry smartphones. The “myBuddies 40″ is available until September 30th (probably will be extended past that date though) and gives you the following for $40/month: 200 anytime minutes, Unlimited evenings
It’s official. Wind is launching their wireless service in Kitchener-Waterloo on Tuesday, August 16th. There’s no indication on the coverage area, just that the doors will open at 9:00am at the Fairview Park Mall store in Kitchener. To celebrate this news WIND noted on the company blog that “Our first 50 customers will have the
Update: HTC and Beats partner to launch a “line of HTC devices integrated with Beats sound” this fall
We’ve got no idea what this could mean but HTC just sent out a note of a “Major News Announcement” tomorrow. “HTC to Hold Teleconference to Make Major News Announcement Peter Chou, HTC CEO, will speak. TAOYUAN, Taiwan, and LOS ANGELES— August 10, 2011 — HTC CEO Peter Chou will hold a live teleconference from
The Wi-Fi Motorola XOOM launched back in April with OS 3.0 and Moto was quick to announce an upgrade to OS 3.1 was on its way. They stated on Facebook that “We know you are eager to update to Android 3.1 software. We are working with Google to make this happen as quickly as possible.
Both Virgin Mobile and Bell have made good on their promises to deliver the Android OS 2.3 Gingerbread upgrade to the Samsung Galaxy S Vibrant. We’ve been getting tipped that it’s now available to download via Samsung Kies. In addition, Virgin states that “the samsung galaxy S vibrant is good to go”. Get it here