Category: Fido

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Moto X ‘is coming to Fido soon’

Fido customers will soon be able to purchase Motorola’s Moto X. The sub-brand of Rogers – who previously was the exclusive carrier of the flagship – has just tweeted that the Moto X will be ‘coming soon’ to its lineup. Rogers released the Moto X back on August 23rd and it’s currently available in both

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iPhone 5s Review

I don’t like writing iPhone reviews. Everyone gets on your case because they have a preconceived notion of what an iPhone is. It’s the industry’s saviour; it’s the industry’s most insidious conduit to conformity. In truth, the iPhone is no longer either of those things. With the release of two new products this year, Apple

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iPhone 5c Review

There’s nothing like watching a child open up a new toy. The smile, the unbridled ferocity of his imagination or her curiosity. It’s all very inspiring. Apple customers seem to relive this joy annually, but this year there is a new colourful alternative to “last year’s model.” The iPhone 5c replaces the iPhone 5 on

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Fido doubles the data on select plans until September 30th

Fido has come out with another ‘Limited Time Offer’ and doubled down its data offering on select plans. According to the internal doc we received states that ‘from September 24th until September 30th at midnight, Fido will double the data on select Smart Plans!’ The plans that this impacts is the $45, $55 and $65/month

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Here’s the iPhone 5C and 5S pricing for Canadians

The iPhone 5C and 5S are coming to Canada on September 20th, and here is the outright pricing and availability. The iPhone 5C will be available for pre-order on September 13th, while the 5S will only be available for online and in stores on September 20th. It appears that the iPhone 5S will not be

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Fido says “Fall’s most iconic phone is almost here”

Silly dog teasing his master. Fido has sent out a mass email indicating that “It’s coming!.” No word on what they’re speaking about, but they do note that “Fall’s most iconic phone is almost here.” In addition, they show a bunch of popular apps and say “The new phone that everyone has been waiting for

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Fido increases ‘Smart plans’ by $5 each, now starts at $45/month

Quick update here regarding Fido’s monthly rate plans. It seems the dog has adjusted their plans to keep up with the competition. A couple weeks ago they rejigged their Standard, Smart and Max plans, but today more changes have occurred. Fido has slightly increased the monthly cost of their “Smart Plans” by $5 each. If

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Conservative Party of Canada launches “Consumers First” page to fight back against incumbents’ PR onslaught

“There is no loophole.” The Conservative government has hastily erected a comeback of sorts to the incumbents’ Fair For Canada campaign, a one-pager called Consumers First. Within this facts mission, newly-appointed Industry Minister James Moore attempts to clarify all of the misconceptions surrounding a foreign telco entering Canada. Specifically, he upholds the notion that by

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Apple Stores in Canada stop activating new iPhones on Rogers and Fido

Rogers went live with their new 2-year contract structure yesterday and it seems there might be a lingering issue with activations at the Apple Store. We’ve been receiving multiple tips that Apple Stores across Canada currently cannot activate new accounts on both Rogers and Fido. Apparently this has something to do with their internal systems

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