Category: Various News

Samsung patents 3D holographic cellphone

From our friends at Unwired View they have uncovered another glorious paten. This time Samsung has put a patent on “A mobile handset with projection display and/or 3D holographic screen”. On the filing it states: “Disclosed is a portable communication terminal having a display unit using a panel-type waveguide. The portable communication terminal includes a


NBA & Bell partner for mobile NBA video highlights

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Bell Canada has agreed on a non-exclusive relationship of the first digital content agreement with a Canadian company for Bell customers to watch video highlights of each game, top 10 plays, NBA team, league and player wallpaper, and receive text alerts of breaking NBA news, and watch other NBA-related


UofT receives $3 million for Significant Wireless Research

The Government of Ontario along with the Ontario Research Fund’s Research Excellence program, and wireless partner Motorola has announced an approved budget of $23.3 million to research, support, develop and commercialize new technologies necessary for the deployment of large-scale, self-powered wireless networks. Led by lead researcher, Dr. Dimitrios Hatzinakos,  one of the key goals of


BlackBerry restored, outage noted as “critical”

The major outage that hit BlackBerry users in North America is now fixed and is being described as a “critical severity outage” that affected users in the Americas. During the outage, RIM support account manager Bryan Simpson said in an e-mail to the company’s large clients Blackberry users “This is an emergency notification regarding the


Rogers launches MyMusic FaceBook Channel

Rogers Wireless has launched MyMusic Channel on FaceBook. This channel consolidates a number of music partnerships such as Universal and MTV Canada. “My Artist” is another applications that allows you to post questions for featured artists.