Category: Bell


Bell launches the Alcatel One Touch Idol X and OneTouch Idol mini

Bell and Alcatel have come together and launched two new Android smartphones today. The flagship One Touch Idol X and OneTouch Idol mini are both incredibly well priced: as expected, the Idol X will be $249.95 and the Idol mini will be $149.95 off contract. As for specs, the Idol X runs Android OS 4.2.2 Jelly Bean,



#BellLetsTalk Day is today

Today is Bell’s annual “Let’s Talk Day” and the telecommunications/media company shows their commitment to support mental health initiatives through a variety of ways. The most obvious is seeking assistance from every Canadian as Bell will donate of 5¢ for every text message sent, long-distance call made, tweet shared (using #BellLetsTalk), and every Facebook share



Bell changes up a few monthly rate plans

Now that the holiday push is over, carriers have decided to slightly change up their monthly rate plans. We’ve already seen Koodo, TELUS and Rogers make slight adjustments and now it’s Bell’s turn. To keep you up to speed, Bell increased its Voice & Data Lite 50 and 60 rate plans by $5 each yesterday.



Google Play carrier billing now available to Bell customers

Bell customers with an Android device on OS 2.2 (Froyo) or higher can now purchase direct from Google Play and have the charges appear on their monthly bill. Users will still need to enter their password before making a purchase and a $25/month limit has been put in place to ensure nothing crazy happens. According