Category: Telus


WIND Mobile pulls out of 700Mhz spectrum auction due to lack of funding

WIND Mobile’s parent company, Globalive, has pulled out of the 700Mhz spectrum auction, set to begin tomorrow. The company reportedly couldn’t find the financial backing for the project, as its Russian-owned parent company pulled the necessary funds to invest. The new entrant requires additional spectrum if it plans to make further inroads into the Canadian



Rogers and Telus begin rolling out Lumia Black update for the Lumia 1020

Nokia has begun rolling out one of the most anticipated updates to the Lumia ecosystem since the launch of Windows Phone 8 in November, 2012. The OEM has taken the minor improvements found in Windows Phone 8′s more generalized GDR3 update and added substantial user-facing improvements, including the addition of folders on the home screen;



The anguish of updates

Here we are, another year almost gone, and I am weeping into my Cheerios. Not literally, mind, but a proverbial stream of lost opportunities cascades to the ground, one for every unconsummated Android update. Overall, this has been a relatively good year for OEMs: HTC brought Android 4.3 to the One in relatively good time;


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TELUS focuses on the ‘human connection’ to reunite families for the holidays

WestJet already won over the internet with their amazing Christmas Miracle video, but TELUS comes in a close second. Their “Greatest Connection” videos follows focuses on the “human connection between friends and families” and brings together families that haven’t seen each other in years and reunites them. All the videos are below and they just



WOW! Mobile Boutique is now open for business

WOW! Mobile Boutique, the new retail location that sells Rogers, TELUS, Fido, Koodo and chatr brands, is open for business. Match Transact, the company who’ll be operating this outlet, states that “we’re starting small” and only have four kiosks in Ontario opening this weekend: Bramalea City Centre, Dufferin Mall, Woodbine Centre and Centerpoint Mall. When



WOW! Mobile boutique opening this weekend

A ‘new wireless retail opportunity‘ is upon us. WOW! Mobile Boutique will feature Rogers, TELUS, Fido, Koodo and chatr brands and we’ve been informed that they’ll open their swinging doors this weekend. There’s still a number of unknowns, mainly the number of retail locations, but in an email blast to Chatr customers says that the