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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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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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Bell focuses on shared data in simplified plan lineup

Bell’s renovating its house, and the first area to receive a new coat of paint is its plan lineup. The company launched a new layout for its monthly price plans over the weekend, putting an end to its confusing mixture of individual Voice & Data plans along with shared data options, opting to go all-in

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HTC One M8 review

There’s a popular idiom reinforced in schools every year to millions of students: two heads are better than one. The thinking goes, one person is an island, and smart as he may be, there’s always another way to look at a problem. With the second HTC One, the M8, the Taiwanese manufacturer worked closely with

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Bell to exclusively release the Alcatel OneTouch Pop 7 tablet

Bell and Alcatel OneTouch recently formed a partnership that saw the OneTouch Idol X and OneTouch Idol mini launch in Canada. According to an internal doc we received, it seems the two are coming together once again, but this time to release a 7-inch tablet. This is coming exclusively to Bell and will hit stores on

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Bell cuts roaming costs for those visiting Japan

The latest international destination where Bell, soon other carriers, has cut the cost of voice and data roaming is in Japan. In their press release it states this reduction is “the latest example of Bell’s commitment to lower roaming prices for Canadian consumers.” These adjustments are most likely part of the requests from CRTC and

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HTC One M8 Hands-on (video)

The HTC One, a year later, is still one of the most polished and well-designed Android experiences ever crafted. From its tasteful Sense UI to the aluminum chassis, there were only a few nagging issues with various individual components, the feedback of which HTC heard loud and clear. Though the company has had a troubled

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