Nikos Katinakis, VP, Strategy and Technology, Rogers Wireless and David Neale, SVP, Products and Services, TELUS have been invited to attend the Future:Mobile 2009 on December 1st, 2009 in Silicon Valley. This is reserved for 200 senior executives and “is a one-day, invitation-only forum that catalyzes information exchange and deal making between private companies, public
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Usually when a new phone has been spotted on a website it’s a good sign that it’ll be “coming soon”, “available early…”, “arriving within x months”. In the past Sony Ericsson has posted phones on their site with the familiar available “within 3 months”. Take for example the “Jalou”, once graced the site now vanished.
Primus has released a new entry-level device to their lineup. The Nokia 2680 is a slider phone that measures 99mm x 47mm x 16mm and weighs just over 80 grams. Features include Bluetooth capabilities, speakerphone, VGA camera, GPRS Web browser, MP3 Player, Calculator, Organizer and FM radio. The screen resolution is 128 x 160 pixels.
The Globalive/WIND foreign ownership story is continuing in a script manner. Honestly if you are a Canadian screenwriter and want to make a documentary this is one to seriously think about. Since the CRTC stalled them from launching, Industry Minister Tony Clement has stepped in to review the situation. According to The Globe, he sent
We let you know about the contest that Samsung has put together called “Samsung Mobile Explorers” that gives you a chance to experience the upcoming Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games… and share your experiences with the rest of the world. Check out these funny viral videos to promote the contest
The second coming of Palm is in full force as they have just launched the Pre in the U.K, Germany and Spain. Here in Canada, even though Bell just dropped the price of the Pre down another $50 we understand that sales are strong. Could there be reasoning behind the price drop though, other than
Now that the Bell Palm Pre has been dropped to a mere $99.95, why not take a few minutes and spend the extra dough on getting a book and learning everything there is to know about it. We first wrote about “Palm Pre for Dummies” back in August but never returned to let you know
A couple months ago, MTS announced an agreement with Rogers that will see them build out their HSPA network, this will give customers in Manitoba speeds of up to 21 Mbps. Today MTS Allstream has chosen Ericsson to be the exclusive supplier (both hardware and software) with overlaying the existing CDMA mobile network with HSPA+
At the BlackBerry Developer Challenge yesterday, eBay was on hand to demonstrate how their upcoming app works on BlackBerry devices. The app is due out later this month and has the ability to search, view and bid on items. In addition, the app gives you push notifications pf when you are outbid. Check out the
We let you know late yesterday that a formal announcement from Motorola Canada will be this morning about TELUS bringing on the Android-powered Milestone. This device, with all it’s 3.7 inches of touchscreen, full QWERTY keyboard goodness is supposed to be the comeback product for Motorola. I played around with it for a few minutes