Category: Carriers

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Vidéotron ends 2013 with 503,000 wireless subscribers

Vidéotron’s parent-company Quebecor announced their Q4 and 2013 year-end results today and the Quebec-based carrier posted impressive results. “Despite strong competition,” Videotron ended 2013 with a total of 503,000 wireless subscribers with increased revenues of $49.1 million (28.6%) compared to last year. Manon Brouillette, Videotron’s President and COO, said that “Videotron registered another stand-out performance in

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Tête-à-tête: Where is Canada’s Uncarrier?

Welcome to Tête-à-tête, a new series where two of our writers remark on interesting topics in the mobile landscape — through chat. This week, Douglas and Daniel talk about why Canada can’t have its own John Legere, even though one carrier has been taking steps to match T-Mobile’s customer-first approach. Douglas: We need to have a

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Galaxy S4 KitKat upgrade now available to download

For the legions of Canadians who have the Samsung Galaxy S4 it seems your official upgrade to KitKat is finally available. So far we’ve received tips that Rogers, Fido, TELUS, Virgin Mobile, Videotron, WIND and Bell are live with it coming in at 414MB. Check your GS4 and let us know if OS 4.4.2 has

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Bell giving away 250 pairs of tickets today to see the Raptors

If you’re a fan of the Toronto Raptors, who are currently leading the Atlantic Division, then Bell might be your best friend today. The carrier has announced that they have a total of 250 pairs of tickets to see the Raptors. Apparently there is no purchase needed and Bell noted that you just have to

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Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 review

There were moments during my two-week period with the Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2, the biggest and most expensive tablet on the market, when I thought, “Huh, this could probably replace my laptop.” What do I use my laptop for? Browsing the internet; playing music; taking notes; writing blog posts; playing games. Samsung’s newest tablet is

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Nexus 5 in Bright Red now available at WIND Mobile

As expected, WIND Mobile has joined other Canadian carriers and officially launched the Google Nexus 5 in Bright Red. The specs of the 5-inch KitKat powered Android are the same as the black version. The price are as follows: $99 with the $50/month plan, $249 on the $40/month plan, $399 with the $30/month plan, and

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TELUS now selling the Galaxy Gear for $200

If you’ve ever wanted to have Samsung’s first-gen smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, then now might be your opportunity. While most retailers are selling the Gear between $250 to $330, TELUS has dramatically reduced the cost to a respectable $199.99. There’s no word on inventory levels, but the colour of choice is Jet Black. One reason

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Official press image: The ‘all-new HTC One’ heading to TELUS

HTC is poised to officially unveil their next flagship smartphone on March 25th. This currently goes by the codename of the “M8″ and the go-to-market name is expected to be “The All New HTC One.” A plethora of specs, pictures and videos have surfaced online and the main attribute is the dual cameras. Other rumoured

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