Category: Mobile News

Mobilicity to launch in June with $65 Unlimited Plan?

The wait for new entrant Mobilicity is almost over. The company has been extremely hidden from all sources of information regarding device lineup and price plans. According to the Globe, Mobilicity will “reveal plans this week to begin operating by early June… will be an aggressively priced unlimited talk, text, long-distance and data package for


Bell Motorola DEXT Unboxed… releasing May 14th

With Bell releasing the Motorola DEXT this coming Friday, May 14th it’s fitting that a few unboxing pics surface. In addition, we can confirm again that the price points for this Android OS 1.5 smartphone will be $79.95 on a 3-year contract and the no-contract price of $399.95. We’ve mentioned before that the Dext specs


Report: 30.1 million subscribers by 2014, Rogers leads with 11.3

A new report has been released by Research & Markets called “2Q10 Canada Mobile Operator Forecast, 2009 – 2014″. This gives detailed statistics on how Canadian wireless market will see a dramatic increase in the number of subscribers to 30.1 million by 2014. A few weeks ago we saw another report by the Convergence Consulting


The Hockey News for Android now available

Just in time for the Stanley Cup Playoffs, The Hockey News Android App is now available. The app is free and gives you live scores, scoring summaries, player stats, Division and Conference standings, read featured articles and columns, interviews with players, and team-by-team coverage. To download this search “The Hockey News” in the Android Market.

Bell eliminates 2-year/1-year contracts for Palm Pre

The Palm Pre has had a wild ride on Bell. It was only a couple weeks ago that we saw Bell dip the price to $0.00 on both the 2 and 3-year contracts… however, the only prices currently listed on the Bell site for the Pre are the $0.00 3-year contract and the-no contract price


Public launching Toronto “end of May”, Montreal “end of June”

New entrant Public Mobile opened 25 stores (15 in Toronto and 10 in Montreal) back on March 18th. On this date they also announced a pre-launch promo that gave anyone who became a customer free unlimited Canadian free long for life. Also, this promo had a rumoured expiry of mid-May which meant their network was


Bell to exclusively launch HTC Legend?

Bell is in need of a new flagship device – they had a good run with the Palm Pre but something bigger and better needs to be added. We’ve been tipped that Bell will be exclusively releasing the Android OS 2.1 HTC Legend sometime “this May/June”. No exact dates were given or pricing… but if


Rogers WinMo 6.5 Samsung Messenger priced at $49.99 on 3-year

Following the release of the Bell Samsung Messenger for $0.00 on a 3-year contract – Rogers looks to have launched this QWERTY WinMo device for $49.99 on a 3-year. Other Rogers price points are on a 2-year for $299.99; 1-year is $349.99 and no-contract for $399.99. Even though the document below shows it’s the launch


Video: BlackBerry 9670 running BlackBerry 6

Here’s a good video to watch today! Thanks to CellGuru for posting 7-minute video an unreleased BlackBerry 9670 running an unreleased version of the RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry 6 (it’s actually OS Although the video has no sound it does do a good run through of BlackBerry Messenger, Twitter for BlackBerry and Facebook. Check it