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Air Canada rolling out in-flight WiFi on North American flights in May

Air Canada has been testing Wi-Fi on select flights between Toronto, Montreal and Los Angeles with GoGo for a number of months now. The service is currently available on two A319 planes, but according the latest release the two companies are planning “to begin rolling out connectivity across its North American fleet in May,” which

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Bell lays out plan to shutter its CDMA network by January 1st, 2017

Following TELUS, Bell will begin shutting down its CDMA network. According to an internal doc we received, Bell’s plan is to start shutting down its CDMA EVDO network in Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador & Prince Edward Island effective July 1st, 2015. Bell also notes that its CDMA 1xRTT network will

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HTC One M8 launch pushed back to April 15th

This is interesting. Many carriers have already started selling the HTC One M8 through “pre-sales.” Customers on the launch partners (Rogers, Bell, Telus, Wind Mobile and SaskTel) are able to score the flagship early and have it delivered to their door before the anticipated April 10th launch date. However, in-store availability could be delayed a

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HTC One ‘M8 Ace’ leaks online, shows itself in red

HTC is prepping for the launch of the HTC One M8, a follow-up to the well-build HTC One from last year. Rogers, Bell, Telus, Wind Mobile and SaskTel will be releasing this flagship in a few days and many have already received the device early through the “pre-sale” program. Shortly after HTC announced the M8

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Apple: ’87% of devices are using iOS 7′

Apple has once again updated their weekly chart that show iOS adoption. These stats are based are mainly for the developer community and is based on the number of users visiting the App Store. Dated April 6th, Apple says that “87% of devices are using iOS 7,” this is up from 79% in January. iOS

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Sony Xperia M upgrade to Jelly Bean now available

It’s progress. Bell has pushed out an update to the entry-level Sony Xperia M. It’s also safe to assume that the update has arrived on Virgin Mobile. The OS has now been graced with Android OS 4.3 Jelly Bean to the device, but also improved battery life. No indication if the Xperia M will receive

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‘Moto X+1′ could be the name of Motorola’s next flagship

‘Moto X+1′could be the name of Motorola’s next flagship Motorola exclusively launched the Moto X in Canada last year via Rogers. This flagship device brought many unique characteristics to the smartphone game that includes deep integration with Google, but the main design element of Moto Maker — which allows the users to customize the device

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