Public Mobile, formally BMV holdings, launched their brand last week and have an overall goal to offer “unlimited flat-rate talk and text package, with no term commitment, no credit checks, no fine print and no surprises” for around $40 a month. They are looking for a Q3 official launch and availability of several devices.
During the Wireless Auction last summer a total of $52.3-million was invested to win the “G-block” licence. They will compete directly with Fido, Solo, Koodo, Virgin and Globalive. We had a brief conversation with Brian O’Shaughnessy, Public Mobile CTO, about their next steps.