Category: Bell


Bell goes live with Google Play carrier billing for all customers

Last month we reported that Bell went live with Google Play carrier billing. While this was true, the initial availability for all customers was a slow uptake and was gradually rolled out. However, time has passed and Google has now updated its “direct carrier billing” page to officially list Bell as a carrier to offer


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TELUS lowers cost of roaming bundles to Cuba

TELUS has announced a set of lower roaming costs to Cuba, broken down into four packages that offer an increasing number of voice minutes, texts and data from between $40 and $100. Canadians often fly south to one of a number of warm climes in the bitter winter months – we have a contest on the


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Bell reduces roaming prices for customers travelling to Cuba

Quick update for those heading to get away from the cold and heading off to Cuba. Thanks to “ongoing negotiations with international telecom suppliers,” Bell has dropped the price of its roaming rates for Cuba. Effective today, the “significant decreases” impact data, voice and text roaming for those basking in the Cuban sun. Bell states



Bell has 1,230,000 Mobile TV subscribers

Mobile TV has been on Bell’s agenda for a few years now. What started off slow, mainly due to device limitations, has grown into a serious play for the company. Bell has always been shy on giving numbers, but last September they declared to have secured its 1 millionth subscriber. Earlier today, Bell reported full



Industry Canada to likely announce results of 700Mhz auction tomorrow

Industry Canada just revealed that they will likely announce the results of the 700Mhz auction tomorrow, February 5th, at 12:30pm ET. Industry Minister, James Moore, “will make an announcement regarding Canada’s wireless industry,” according to a short release issued late today. He will then take questions from journalists. The Government launched the 700Mhz auction on January



HTC One reaches its ‘end of life status’ on Bell

HTC One reaches ‘end of life status’ on Bell The HTC One saw its Canadian release in April of 2013 and is by far the best devices the company has every produced. It’s incredibly well designed and packed full with impressive specs. Bell, according to an internal doc we received, has put this all-aluminum beauty