Category: Mobile News

MTS releases the Android HTC 6250

MTS has jumped on the Android bus and released the HTC 6250. It comes with a 3.2-inch display (resolution of 320×480), 5 megapixel camera with video, WiFi, 3.5mm headset jack and all the goodness of an Android device would bring such as access to the Android Market, Google Maps, Google Talk… MTS has priced this

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Report: Mobilicity & Public Mobile have less than 7,000 subscribers, combined.

There’s an interesting article on the GSMA’s Mobile Business Briefing that gives insights into the number of subscribers our new entrants might have. Currently there are rumours out there that have WIND Mobile bringing in 100,000 subscribers since launching last December. However, there are no stats of either Mobilicity or Public Mobile. We’re not sure

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Update: TELUS HTC Desire launching tomorrow… pricing revealed

It’s been a long and exciting road for the Android-powered HTC Desire. It was only a couple months back that one of our tipsters let us know that this was coming to Canada via TELUS… and tomorrow it can officially be yours. We’ve been informed that stores are preparing to receive their stock. We don’t

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Basic Motorola i890 now available on TELUS’ Mike Network

So it’s not the upcoming Android-powered iDen Motorola i1 that will be released soon, but sometimes you just have to go back to the basics. The Motorola i890 is now available and not only does it look like an entry level device… the specs show it’s an entry level device: clamshell form factor with a

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TELUS CFL Mobile app for BlackBerry now available

TELUS announced a few weeks ago that they became the official wireless provider of the CFL. They also stated that CFL mobile apps will be coming down the pipe and they’ve just released their first… the TELUS CFL Mobile app. This is currently only available for BlackBerry devices but will arrive on the iPhone and

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TELUS offers up new $55 Student plan

The Student Plans are coming in full force now… we recently saw TELUS come out with a $40 plan and here’s another one to add to the mix. A bit of a better deal but it looks like you’ll have to purchase a device on a 3-year or the INQ Chat on a 2-year to

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 gets ripped apart…

The new BlackBerry Torch 9800 will be coming to Canada via Rogers, Bell, TELUS and Virgin Mobile. It’s a slider and it comes with RIM’s new BlackBerry 6 OS, 3.2-inch touchscreen display with a QWERTY keyboard, 624 MHz processor, 512 MB of internal flash memory, can hold up to 32GB with a microSD card, 5

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Rogers partners with Sony Style locations to distribute products

Rogers has struck up another distribution deal to sell their products. This time it’s the Sony Style retail locations and if you visit a store you could purchase wireless, cable, internet products and services. Robin Powell of Sony Canada said “Sony Style and Rogers are perfectly aligned in terms of fulfilling our customers’ entertainment and

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Google: 200,000 Android devices activated every day

Google recently stated that the Android OS was seeing activations of 160,000 each day in Q2… this is up from 65,000 in Q1. Clearly Android-powered devices are getting more popular as the days go by. Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt was speaking with reporters yesterday and was asked about how they measure the success of Android.

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