The G Pad 8.3 was the last tablet LG released in Canada. For those interested in keeping up with the latest LG tablet news then you’d be keen to know that the “global launch of the LG G Pad 10.1″ is currently underway. Lacking from the press release was Canadian availability, but this Android-powered tablet
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While sales of BlackBerry 10 devices have not been able to turn the company’s finances around, the company has been recognized for the design of its latest smartphones. BlackBerry has won three Red Dot Awards in the category of product design, specifically for the Q10, Q5 and Z30. According to the press release, a 40-member
Government tipped to unveil a wireless auction for newer carriers, reportedly ‘designed to force smaller players to merge’
James Moore, Canada’s Industry Minister, sent out a press release late Friday that an announcement will be made this morning at 9:30 that will “support more consumer choice and better service in the wireless market.” The details were vague, but a report in the Globe and Mail suggest the government is set to unveil a
Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Below is a quick overview of the top stories from the past seven days.
Regional carrier SaskTel has made space on its shelves for a couple new Android devices. The Sony Xperia E1 and the Huawei Ascend Y530 are both priced at $0 on a 2-year contract — or $129.99 for the E1 and $119.99 for the Y530 no-term. The Ascend Y530 is an entry level Android that runs
Many enthusiasts and analysts were disappointed when Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5, mainly because its design was so similar to previous flagship smartphones. The majority of the 5.1-incher is made of plastic and outfitted with a soft plastic backing. Even though the company successfully sold over 11 million units in its first month, Samsung is in
This coming Monday will be another exciting day for wireless in Canada. Industry Minister James Moore has just announced that he will be making an announcement “about Wireless Competition.” The only details listed, other than the festivities will happen at 9:30am EST, is that it will “support more consumer choice and better service in the
One of the biggest Canadian events every year is the Calgary Stampede. This extravaganza starts today and is being dubbed as “The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth!” There are a number of high profile entertainers, such as Shania Twain, Keith Urban, Paul Brandt, and you can also spend and afternoon with the legend himself William
WIND Mobile recently announced that it surpassed 735,000 active wireless subscribers. During the 2014 Canadian Telecom Summit, Tony Lacavera, CEO of WIND Mobile, noted that the carrier is seeing an average customer usage of 1.5GB of data per month, and over 90% of all devices sold are smartphones, with 85% running Android. From a network perspective, WIND
Samsung’s new ‘Wall Hugger’ commercial says iPhone users are ‘denied the freedom’ of a good battery life
Samsung is back in business with hitting Apple where it hurts. This time around, Samsung is moving past saying the iPhone is for your mom and dad and but taking direct aim at its battery life. Samsung highlights the Galaxy S5, its current flagship smartphone, with a superior battery life, specifically that the Ultra Power