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Videotron launching LG Optimus 2X tomorrow for $529.95

You’ve got to hand it to Videotron as they are amassing quite a collection of Android devices. The started off with the Nexus One and followed through with the Motorola XT720 , Garmin A50, Motorola Spice, Nexus S and recently the HTC Panache… which means that 30% of their lineup are solid Android devices. We’ve

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Poll: Which Canadian carrier has the best customer service?

Over the past couple weeks we created a few different polls: Which Canadian carrier has the best lineup of devices and which carrier has the best monthly rate plan. Based on your votes it was TELUS who has the best device lineup and WIND has the best monthly plans. Let’s dig a bid deeper to

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Winner in our LG Optimus Pad Contest!

We recently held a contest that gave away the LG Optimus Pad and today we are proud to announce our winner is Vancouver resident Roberto Molina. He takes home this Android-powered 3.0 tablet… but good news for everyone else is that we’ll be announcing more tablet contests soon, plus we currently have up for grads

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HTC reports May sales up 115.82% over last year

To say HTC developes handsets that people want is an understatement. In Canada we’ve seen carriers launch the Desire HD, Incredible S, HD7, Surround and apparently we’ll be seeing their Flyer tablet and the Sensation soon. Today HTC announced that consolidated sales for May reached $1.42 billion, this more than double’s the results from May

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Microsoft announces 8 New Xbox Live games coming to Windows Phone

Apart from Angry Birds, Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode I and Plants vs Zombies being available this month on Windows Phone devices, Microsoft announced more titles that will be available “in the coming months”. Yesterday at the E3 expo in Los Angele eight Windows Phone 7 Xbox Live games are en route: Beards and Beaks,

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS V1.0.5.2304 now available for download

RIM has pushed out an OS update for the BlackBerry PlayBook. Version 1.0.5.2304 is now available for download and you can upgrade this by going to the “Setting” menus and check “Software Updates”. The upgrade includes several features that include video uploading and search enhancements for Facebook for PlayBook, more languages (French, Italian, German, Spanish,

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Chatr now offers Twitter and Facebook updates

Chatr Wireless doesn’t seem to going away anytime soon. They have socially just kicked their devices to this decade by adding the ability to receive free Facebook and Twitter updates on Chatr devices. To start receiving Facebook updates text “F” to 32655 and for Twitter text “GO” to 21212. Certainly a good step forward for

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Koodo enables Personal Hotspot for iPhone 4 users

Most Canadian carriers activated the Personal Hotspot feature when it went live with the iOS 4.3 upgrade back in March. TELUS’ sub-brand Koodo Mobile was holding out for some reason (odd as all of their Android devices have a Hotspot features build-in)… but 3 months later it now seems that Koodo has flipped the switch

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