CRTC and Carriers Still at Odds Over Charges for Paper Billings

CRTC and Carriers Still at Odds Over Charges for Paper Billings

Paper Bills – a nasty word to businesses and in this world of environmental concerns and wireless connections, one wonders why a paper bill is even necessary.  However, there are people in situations that need a paper bill and for years now they have been charged extra for that once free ‘luxury.’  It wasn’t that […]

Rogers One Number Updated to Handle Multiple Instances Between Cell and Tablet

Rogers One Number Updated to Handle Multiple Instances Between Cell and Tablet

Last year, Rogers rolled out its smartphone versions of its Number One App – previously available on the web, and for Tablets – that allows users to make and receive phone calls using their Rogers phone number over data lines or Wi-Fi rather than the usual voice networks.  In November, that capability was given to smartphone users […]

Rapoo A600 Wireless Speaker is Released to Canada

Rapoo A600 Wireless Speaker is Released to Canada

Since its inception in 2002, China-based Rapoo Electronics has been “making awesome wireless headphones, speakers and gadgets,” as their Facebook page proudly announces…along with, “Wires suck.  Time to ditch’em.”  This leading manufacturer of wireless peripheral products just announced the availability of the their A600 – a Bluetooth 4.0 portable speaker with Radiation Airflow technology and […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Going to TELUS in September

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Going to TELUS in September

A “reliable tipster” from our source told them that the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active would be headed to TELUS sometime next month – no word of if other carriers will get it, nor was there any mention of price as of yet.  It is an exclusive on AT&T in the U.S. so it is possible […]

Hottest Phones Under $100 at Rogers; Galaxy S5, LG G3, HTC One M8

Hottest Phones Under $100 at Rogers; Galaxy S5, LG G3, HTC One M8

Just in time for back-to-school, Rogers has some great student and parent friendly news to share – you can now get one of this summer’s hottest phones for less than $100 on a 2-year Share Everything plan.  The Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8 will each run you $99.99 and the newest LG G3 […]

Videotron Announces Moto E for $0

Videotron Announces Moto E for $0

The Quebec-based Videotron already carries the Motorola Moto G, but has just announced that they are adding the entry-level Moto E to their line-up of afford smartphones as well.  You can buy it outright at $199.95 off contract, with a monthly plan of only $29.95 for two years, it will run you $49.95, but if […]

AndroidTO is Returning October 30 for 5th Annual Conference

AndroidTO is Returning October 30 for 5th Annual Conference

AndroidTO is back, and it promises to be bigger and better than ever – Canada’s largest Android design and business conference will be held in Toronto on Thursday, October 30.  As the conference expands and changes, so has the venue this year – the ScotiaBank Theatre’s popcorn-like atmosphere is being replaced by the fancier setting […]

Rogers Offers a New Shared Plan With 30GB of Data for $240 per Month

Rogers Offers a New Shared Plan With 30GB of Data for $240 per Month

Share everything plans are a great idea as long as you have enough of everything to share and at a reasonable monthly rate.  Talk and text are generally unlimited so there is no problem there, but what about data – those carriers love to be stingy with their data…they treat it like gold.  If their […]

HTC 64-Bit Desire 510 On Its Way To Canada On Multiple Carriers

HTC 64-Bit Desire 510 On Its Way To Canada On Multiple Carriers

There is always a new device and new markets being announced every day – a good thing when you work on an Android website, such as Android Headlines – but it is hard to keep track of what devices are going to what countries.  Yesterday, HTC, the ‘quietly brilliant’ company, quietly announce their new Desire […]

Ontario: Coming October Texting Could Cost You $1000 And 3 Demerit Points

Ontario: Coming October Texting Could Cost You $1000 And 3 Demerit Points

It is hard to explain why so many people insist on texting while they are driving – or trying to drive.  Certainly, the young people are the worst culprits, however, I am constantly see adults texting while driving as well – and I hate to say it, but when it comes to adults, my informal […]