Category: Various News

Google releases Android OS 2.2 (Froyo) for the Nexus One

Do you have a Nexus One? If so you’ll be happy to know that Google has released Android OS 2.2 OTA. Some people have started to receive and download the update but Google states on their blog that “most users will receive the notification by the end of the week”. Here’s the official statement: “Starting

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Samsung Galaxy S Pro coming to Canada soon?

Yesterday we let you know that Bell was going to be launching the Samsung Galaxy S “Virbrant” in late July. This Android-powered device runs OS 2.1, has a wicked 4-inch Super AMOLED display and a 5 megapixel camera. A press release went out this morning with all the details (see here). For all the people

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Koodo launches first HSPA device: Nokia 3710

Even though we let you know about Koodo launching their first HSPA device about a month ago… it’s nice to see it online. How do you like their choice of a first HSPA device, the Nokia 3710? A very basic flip phone but goes with their brand direction of being “Canada’s decidedly different, pay for

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Rogers resumes selling the Rocket Mobile Hotspot (Novatel MiFi 2372)

Remember a few months ago when Rogers (and Bell) shelved the Novatel MiFi 2372 and asked customers to “stop using this device” because the battery and battery door “may swell and cause the device to malfunction”. Thanks to a tipster who let us know that Rogers has started to sell this again and that “All

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Bell launching Samsung Galaxy S “Vibrant” in July

The Samsung Galaxy S is headed to Canada and it will be available via Bell late July. The name will also be known as the “Vibrant”. The official date and pricing is yet to be announced but last week we got a quick overview of this Android 2.1 device (will be upgradable to 2.2). Other

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Video: iPhone 4 takes on a .50 caliber sniper rifle

Ouchie. We’ve seen the iPhone take on a gun before… but nothing like this video below. How about a .50 caliber sniper rifle. I won’t ruin the results but they are actually a bit surprising. Check it out here: