We’ve received a few pings from users expressing frustration about an issue with the Nexus 5′s voicemail notifications — or lack thereof. We looked into this and confirmed that the Nexus 5 does not show voicemail notifications — specifically, the icon in the notification centre after someone has left a message — until the device
Sometimes, acts of nature disrupt our lives in ways that even technological advances cannot prevent or repair. During such trying hours and days, it’s important to focus on what’s really important: the people that are affected by these disasters. With over 10,000 people feared dead and over 9 million affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines,
You can’t get much cheaper than this for a smartphone; you’ll pay $200 for the Sony Xperia M from Virgin Mobile and Bell. The device has a 4-inch 854×480 pixel display, a 5MP camera that shoots 720p HD videos, a 1GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, a 1700 mAh battery and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
Bell has created an app that allows your smartphone or tablet to act as a remote control. If you’re a Fibe customer you can now download the Fibe Remote app view what’s on TV — either by swiping within the content guide or by searching for a specific program. In addition, the app allows you
The HTC Desire is now available at Bell, and has proven to be a well-priced handset with respectable specs. The price is set the same as its competitors at $0 on a 2-year and $300 outright. As for specs, the Desire has a 4.5 inch display (540 x 960 resolution), a 1.4GHz dual-core processor, a
Bell announced its Q3 2013 results this morning and reported that wireless revenue increased 4.1% to almost $1.5 billion. The jump in revenue was attributed to strong “postpaid subscriber growth and higher blended ARPU.” Data revenue increased a whopping 18.4%, which Bell attributes to its subscribers using the web and its Mobile TV service. Bell
There are a lot of smartphones out there, and I’ll be the first to admit we don’t do a great job reporting on the lesser-known ones. It’s always exciting to cover a powerful flagship with an extensive feature set, but many factors, from price to size, lead people to purchase cheaper, smaller, less powerful devices.
Look, you may not want to admit it, but chances are you’ve parked your child in front of an episode of Caillou or Sesame Street in hopes they’ll stop fussing around and let you breathe. Today, Bell has added a source of such respite to their Mobile TV app, available on iOS, Android and BlackBerry, in
If there’s been one constant in the Android OEM community over the past two years, it’s Sony’s seeming inability to keep up with the competition. Though the last two years have seen the company continue to be one of the only to debut new mobile hardware at CES, each time — the Xperia S and
The Nexus 5 has started to arrive at Canadian carrier retail stores. This should be available on November 8th — as previously reported the 16GB version will cost about $100 on a 2-year or $500 outright. In addition, the initial stock will come with a sticker on the box that will ask you to do