Category: Mobile News

KPMG: 15% of Canadians have done banking through a mobile device

A new report is out today from KPMG called Consumers & Convergence IV. It goes into detail of how we are integrating the internet and mobile technology into our every day activities. This was an international survey of 5,000 people in 22 countries, Canada’s had a total of 300 that were included in the survey.

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LG Neon2 now available at Rogers

The second generation of the Neon has officially landed at Rogers. The Neon2 has some improvements from the original, mainly the increased screen size, memory and the overall design looks cleaner. The Neon2 packs a slideout QWERTY keyboard, 3-inch WQVGA touchscreen display with a resolution of 240×400 (was a 2.4-inch display with the fist Neon),

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Samsung Galaxy Apollo launching in Canada for Back to School

Earlier today we received an e-mail from our friends at Samsung that promotes their Back-to-School product lineup. In it was the Samsung R580 notebook, ML-1665 printer, PL 150 digital camera, a washer and a dryer and the recently launched Samsung Wave and Galaxy S Vibrant. In addition, at the very bottom was an unreleased and

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Mobilicity introduces their Family Plan

Last week Mobilicity said a Family Plan were coming soon and now it’s officially available. The details are exactly the same from what they said before, nothing new. If you have the primary line you can get up to 4 additional family lines. Mobilicity says that “Each additional family member line you add to your

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Video Review: TELUS HTC Desire

Once in a while there’s a phone that actually lives up to the specs, the HTC Desire is one of those devices. This newest Android device from TELUS comes with OS 2.1 and the much talked about 3.7-inch Sony Super LCD display (resolution of 480×800). Other devices claim to have a 1GHz Snapdragon processor inside,

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RBC says BlackBerry Torch 9800 sales topped 150,000

If you’re following RIM’s newest BlackBerry Torch 9800 then you’ll remember when RIM co-CEO Mike Lazaridis said “this is one of the most significant launches in RIM’s history”. You’re also probably hearing about its mixed reviews. There no official word from RIM or AT&T about actual sales numbers but some analysts are saying it’s getting

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Poynt will come preloaded on WIND BlackBerry devices

Calgary-based Multiplied Media and their location based app called “Poynt” will now come preloaded on WIND Mobile BlackBerry devices. For those unfamiliar with Poynt, it’s a free app that helps you find phone numbers, addresses, directions, movie reviews & trailers, purchase movie tickets and book restaurant reservations. We’re not sure if this will be preloaded

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