Category: WIND Mobile

Wind expands GTA distribution and partners with Value Mobile

Wind Mobile will be announcing today a retail distribution agreement with Value Mobile locations in the GTA. There will be 4 locations in total that are specifically targeting “newcomer communities”: – York Gate Mall, Etobicoke – 1 Yorkgate Blvd – Malvern – 31 Tapscott Rd, Unit T41B – East York – 45 Overlea Blvd, Unit


WIND $150 port over credit is back

During the first few months of their service WIND created a “Port over offer” that gave customers $150 credit “to help offset the sting” of the Early Cancellation Fee to those who port over from another carrier. Well.. it’s back. This time Wind has announced that it’s only for new customers who sign up for


WIND offers up free car charger and headset with Gravity 2

It’s not like the magnitude of any of their recent promos but WIND has put together a another deal. For those looking to buy the Samsung Gravity 2 you’ll also walk home with a free car charger and Bluetooth headset. The Gravity 2 is selling for $130 and apparently the value of the offer retails


Wind Mobile sees network traffic jump 3 times after earthquake

CRIKEY! WIND Mobile sent out a tweet that their network traffic jumped 3 times right after the earthquake that hit Ontario and Quebec today. We’re guessing their network is getting more reliable as the days go by. Still no official word on how many customers they have brought on though. Did anyone experience any issues


WIND currently testing an Android device, launching soon

WIND held a “Twitterview” today with VP of Core Network, Ante Rupcic. We were following the Tweets and a few people asked when an Android device will be available on WIND. Rupcic stated “Soon. I’m testing one right now actually. So far so good.” There’s been talk about WIND bringing on a Motorola device, possibly


WIND hosting Twitterview with VP of Core Network today

Remember a couple months back when we showed you inside the WIND Mobile network? We interviewed the VP of Core Network, Ante Rupcic. You can check out the video below… but starting today at 9:30am WIND will be hosting a “Twitterview” where you can go nuts on Twitter and ask him as many network related


Wind CEO talks about how bad incumbents Customer Service is

Today at the Canadian Club of Canada WIND Mobile CEO Ken Campbell took the podium with a speech titled “Changing the Landscape of Wireless in Canada”. It was all the incidents we’ve witnessed over the past few months with the CRTC denying them then overturned by Industry Minister Tony Clement. Building their brand and how


Nokia 5230 in Black released by Wind

Not the most amazing news but good to have a choice of colours! Wind most recently released the Nokia 5230 in White and they have followed this up by launching this touchscreen in Black. Same price point of $180 but hopefully a price drop will be coming soon.