Category: Bell

Bell Palm Pre to retail for $650?

Bell announced they will exclusively launch the Palm Pre way back on May 6th. Ever since that spectacular day they’ve ever so gently teased us with the now frustrating “Coming Soon” with only the vague insight that it’ll be available during the second half of this year. They’ve continued the teasing today with putting a

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Court orders Bell to pay another $225,000 in Piresferrerira VS. Bell Mobility Case

Back in 2008 Marta Piresferrerira sued Bell Mobility for wrongful dismissal and “assault and battery and intentional and negligent infliction of emotional distress”. She won the case and was awarded $500,095 in damages. Basically the story goes like this: Piresferrerira worked for Bell Mobility since 1996 and in 200 she was terminated for poor performance,

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Bell Samsung “Link” coming July 15th?

Thanks to our friends over in the East Coast of Canada for sending us this info! Samsung lovers rejoice! Details are very scarce but looks like Samsung is set to release another Smartphone to their lineup. The Samsung “Link” from what we hear is set to be launched with Bell on July 15th. No other

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Bell offically takes over Virgin, goodnight Solo Mobile

Virgin Mobile is now officially part of Bell as they’ve completed the $142-million acquisition. Bell already had a 50% stake in their business but wanted the other 50% and now retains all long-term rights and benefits of the Virgin Mobile… such as the very popular Virgin Festival. This is also good news as Virgin will

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VIDEO: Bell BlackBerry Tour 9630 internal promo kit

Thanks to our VERY nice friends in the east coast who showed us the Bell internal promotional kit for the upcoming Bell BlackBerry Tour 9630. This thing is loaded with a buffet of goodness. You’ll have to check out the complete video but a rundown is a beachball, flyers to educate employees on how to

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Bell has “See Green Day in Paris” Contest

If you’re a fan of Green Day then you’ll want to check out bell.ca/greenday. They will be launching a contest starting July 1st and will go until August 14th. This mainly open to Bell customers (those who are not can mail only mail their entry in) and if you are the chosen one you’ll get

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Confirmed: Bell BlackBerry Tour 9630 launching July 17th

It wasn’t that long ago that the BlackBerry Tour spec sheet was leaked online and got people really excited for a new Curve coming to Bell. As we let you know this was going to be available mid-July… dummy phones have started to arrive, Bell employees will begin training on July 13th and we can

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Did the auction participants overpay by $2 billion?

We’ve been following the developments of the Canadian Wireless Spectrum Auction since it started. It’s actually impressive to see the ongoing saga unfold just like an episode of “As the World Turns”. Over the past year or so we’ve seen Rogers, Bell and TELUS somewhat reduce their prices (this could be an economy thing), their

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