Category: Mobile News

Video: Lacavera “Competition is alive and well in Canada!”

Today Tony Lacavera, Chairman of Globalive and WIND Mobile took the stage and spoke at the Empire Club of Canada. His topic was called the “21st Century Canadian Telecommunications: The Way Forward” and basically addressed the industry, his challenges and Canada’s opportunity. There was obviously much talk about foreign ownership and how the Big Three


Video: Wind Mobile Nokia 5230 Hardware Review

Wind Mobile will be adding a new touchscreen device to their lineup – a much needed addition. After months of being in the market they are set to release the Nokia 5230. We got hold of one of these and did a quick unboxing a hardware review.

4th generation Apple iPhone pics surface?

New pics have surface that are rumoured to be the upcoming 4th generation iPhone. No pics of the screen but the text on the back shows that it’s a 64 GB model along with the standard “Designed by Apple in California Assembled in China”. What do you think?

Galaxy Spica drops to $0.01 on 3-year a Best Buy

We thought the other day when Best Buy put the Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Spica on sale for $29.99 was a good deal. How about saving a bit more cash though! The fine folks over at Best Buy have decided to lower this touchscreen gem to a stellar $0.01 and a 3-year contract. Pretty good deal


To “remain competitive” MTS is increasing text messaging May 4th

We’ve seen over the past months several carriers increasing the text messaging rates – mainly for those who are not subscribed to a text plan. MTS is jumping on the bus and will increase text messaging charges on May 4th. They state that “In order to continue to expand our wireless coverage across Manitoba, there


Fido discounts handsets and waives Activation Fee until June 30th

Discount brands are really giving discounts these days. Fido seems to have put their a few handsets in their lineup on sale… this is in addition to the green eco-devices that have been priced at $0.00 earlier in the week. They are also waiving the$35 Activation Fee when you sign a 2 or 3-year contract.


Winner in our Nokia N97 contest

Another contest is completed and this time we gave away a Nokia N97! We are proud to announce that Drew Hamilton will take home the prize! Congrats Drew… Still looking for a new device? You might want to check out our Motorola Brute i680 contest here

Rogers releases Sony Ericsson Xperia X10

The day has finally arrived – April 15th, 2010. You can now officially purchase your Android-powered Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 exclusively from Rogers in either Sensuous Black or Luster White. This can be yours on the following price plans: 3-year contract: $149.99 (Promotional price) 2-year contract: $449.99 1-year contract: $499.99 No contract: $549.99 The X10


Anyone else craving a little Mobilicity?

It seems so long ago now that new wireless entrant Mobilicity (formally known as Dave Wireless) came out swinging with their go-to-market brand identity. Remember that day? It was two and a half months ago on February 2nd. Since that glorious day we’ve basically heard nothing from them about their anticipated planned springtime Toronto launch…Vancouver,