Canadian Comedian Rick Mercer’s Video Pokes Fun at Rogers and Bell

Canadian Comedian Rick Mercer’s Video Pokes Fun at Rogers and Bell

If you have been following the Rogers vs Bell scuffle regarding the Rogers NHL GameCentre Live programming, and more directly, the GamePlus App that accompanies the package – ONLY if you are a Rogers’ subscriber. In Rogers third quarter earnings call last week, when one of the reporters brought up the complaint from Bell, CEO Guy […]

Nexus 6: Canadian Pre-Orders Start in Early November

We thought sure that Google would be listing the Google Nexus 6 in Canada by the end of October – at least that’s what they led us to believe when their press release that said, “Nexus 6 will be available for pre-order through the Google Play Store later this month starting at $749.”  Our source was clued […]

HTC Desire 320 on TELUS as a $100 Prepaid

HTC Desire 320 on TELUS as a $100 Prepaid

TELUS has very quietly slipped another one of HTC’s entry-level smartphones, the HTC Desire 320, onto its prepaid arsenal for $100 with free shipping and no activation fee – in dark grey only.  It does not appear that it will be offered on contract at all – and rightly so, as it is clearly a […]

PIAC Commends the Government for Ending Paper Billing Fees

PIAC Commends the Government for Ending Paper Billing Fees

Back in August we did a story about paper billings – a nasty word to businesses, and with environmental groups and concerns, not to mention with most people going wireless, we wondered why anybody would still want a paper bill.  I have to admit that I miss getting a paper bill to remind me that […]

Nexus 6 Pricing Set in Google Play, but no Word on Carriers’ Pricing

Nexus 6 Pricing Set in Google Play, but no Word on Carriers’ Pricing

The new Nexus 6 is a BIG device with a BIG price tag – certainly reasonable for what you are getting, but a huge upgrade over what Nexus users are used to paying.  The Nexus 6’s pre-orders start next Wednesday, October 29 in Canada, and while we knew that the 32GB model would run a […]

Prices for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Announced in Canada for 2-Year Term

Prices for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Announced in Canada for 2-Year Term

Ever since the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was announced at IFA Berlin in September, everybody has been waiting for it to arrive in their country and the big question is how much will it cost.  Canada can now stop waiting – the Galaxy Note 4 will be available Friday, October 24 and now the carriers […]

During Q3 Earnings Call, Rogers CEO Guy Laurence Referred to “Crybaby Bell”

During Q3 Earnings Call, Rogers CEO Guy Laurence Referred to “Crybaby Bell”

Rogers had its third quarter earnings call this morning and CEO Guy Laurence had to talk about more than the state of the economy and financial figures – he was forced to directly comment about their ongoing dispute with Bell concerning Rogers’ GamePlus mobile application.  When addressing the issue he said, “with respect to the […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Going to WIND Mobile on October 24

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Going to WIND Mobile on October 24

Everybody is waiting for the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to arrive – this is the real thing…the device that defines the phablet category.  Everybody is wondering when they will be able to grab one of these beautiful devices…we are happy to report that if you are hooked up with WIND Mobile, then this Friday, […]

Bell Goes to CRTC About Rogers Exclusive Camera Angles Via GamePlus

Bell Goes to CRTC About Rogers Exclusive Camera Angles Via GamePlus

Hockey stirs up emotion in many people, but none so much as in a Canadian – hockey is in their blood and they take it very seriously.  Rogers of Canada takes it seriously as well – to the tune of a $5.2 BILLION, 12-year deal they struck for the rights to the NHL rights last […]