Category: WIND Mobile

WIND launches $33/month back-to-school promo plan

WIND Mobile will be launching a new back-to-school promo plan tomorrow. It’s called the ‘WIND 33′ and will cost $33/month, plus includes the following features: – Unlimited Province wide calling – Unlimited Incoming calling – Unlimited Wind-to-Wind calling – Unlimited Canada/US texts – Unlimited Picture messaging – Unlimited International texts – Caller ID, Missed Call

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WIND Mobile subscriber base rises to 620,451

Orascom Telecom reported Q2 2013 results this morning and revealed that WIND Mobile has increased their active subscriber base by 18,732, now hitting a total of 620,451, which is up 35.8% from last year. This, according to their press release, maintains “its status as one of the fastest growing wireless operators on record in the

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Rogers to back investment firm in bid to acquire WIND, report says

The Canadian wireless soap opera continues today. Two important reports about various plans involving Verizon entering the $19 billion Canadian wireless space. First, the Financial Post is reporting that Verizon’s board will meet next week to engage in deeper talks about preparing formal papers to buyout WIND Mobile for $700 million. In addition, VimpelCom, Wind

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WIND Mobile releases the Samsung Galaxy Ace II e

For $259 you could have yourself the Samsung Galaxy Ace II e on WIND Mobile. For an entry-level Android the specs are decent: runs OS 4.1 Jelly Bean, a 1GHz dual-core processor, 3.8-inch display (480 x 800), 16GB internal storage, 2600mAh battery 5MP camera and captures 720p HD videos… basically a GS3 mini. Check it

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Orascom withdraws application for complete control of WIND Mobile

Six months ago Tony Lacavera, WIND Mobile’s Chairman and CEO, declared that he would step down and “enter into an agreement to transfer” his share of the business to Orascom Telecom, which is owned by Netherland-based VimpelComm. This procedure was still pending all the necessary approvals, but today puts a completely new spin on its

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