Square POS Sales launches App Marketplace in Canada

Squares’ official website tells us that we can “Take care of your business anywhere with Square.”  Now that Edmonton’s Jobber has partnered up with Square, you can now take care of your Canadian business was well.  This partnership coincides with the launch of the Square’s App Marketplace in Canada and now allows Jobber customers in […]

New Study Says that Canadians are Paying too Much for Communication Services

A new report issued by an Ottawa-based consumer group, the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) says that the federal government needs to take action.  It is so bad and Canadians have become so dependent on the internet and wireless services that they will often pay those bills before they pay other essential services.  A survey […]

Former Public Mobile Exec Picked as new CEO for WIND Mobile

WIND Mobile and Public Mobile are in the news once again, with executives moving around like musical chairs.  WIND Mobile today announced many changes at their helm, with former founder, Anthony Lacavera, moving to an Honorary Chairman of the WIND Mobile board and Alek Krstajic, former founder and CEO of Public Mobile taking over as […]

Eastlink is Giving out $200 if you Come Over From a Competing Carrier

Although a well-known Canadian cable television and telecom, Eastlink also provide wireless services.  It was founded in Amherst, Nova Scotia in 1971 and was one of the first cable licenses granted by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications (CRTC.)  In 2008, Eastlink spent $25 million in an AWS auction for 19 licenses in Ontario, Atlantic Canada and Grande […]

Fido Uses New Branding and Strategy to Capture the Millennials

As wireless companies eager to grow their business in what is becoming a more saturated market, they are turning to rebranding as they try to capture the younger demographics.  The millennial market is where most of the buyers are going to come from and as the young people grow into young adults, they need to […]

Canada’s Nexus 6 Rollout of Android 5.1 Lollipop is Complete

The Nexus 6 was a bold move for Google and one of the most exciting smartphones released in 2014.  Once the sticker shock wore off, it was well received and elevated the Nexus smartphone to a true flagship device.  As great a device as it was, it was not without its faults and the software […]

Reserve A Gold Platinum Samsung Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge Now At Rogers

We all know that the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in Black Sapphire and White Pearl were coming to Canada and pre-orders were being taken.  Then we found out that Samsung formally announced that the Gold Platinum color would also be available to pre-order as well.  Today we are happy to report […]

Leaked Document Shows NSA Mapping Rogers and RBC Communications Traffic

The 2012 leaked document entitled, “Private Networks: Analysis, Contextualization and Setting the Vision,” is among the NSA documents taken by former contractor Edward Snowden.  Portions were given to The Globe from a confidential source and it reveals that the US National Security Agency has been trying to map communications traffic of corporations around the world.  […]

ASUS ZenFone 2 High-End Smartphone to Arrive in Canada this April

ASUS unveiled its new ZenFone 2 lineup at CES early this month with no less than four models to choose.  Known for their budget-minded phones in the past, ASUS is also releasing a high-end device that is set to arrive in Canada the beginning of April.  ASUS is determined to make its name synonymous with […]

Moto E LTE Available in Canada From Today And Priced at Only $150

The Motorola Moto E 4G LTE was announced back in late February and we were not altogether too sure what areas it would be available to purchase.  We are happy to say the newest member of the Moto family (Moto X, Moto G and Moto E) is now available today on TELUS and regional carrier […]

Mobilicity Could be a WIND-Win Situation in the AWS-3 Spectrum Auction

The fate of Mobilicity continues to dangle between the court-supervised creditor protections it has been receiving since September 2013, the federal government determined not to let an incumbent purchase it, its investor, Catalyst Capital Group, Inc. and WIND Mobile that has been in talks about a merger.  By now, it must feel like a piñata […]

Huawei Watch Could Cost Over $450 CAD In Canada

Everybody agrees that the new Huawei Watch is one of the nicest looking smartwatches to hit the market – but the real talk has been about the cost.  After seeing the Apple Watch pricing, the Huawei Watch may be a little easier to swallow, although initial reports were that it may cost as much as […]

Rogers Announces Pricing on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and Galaxy S6

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge are coming to Canada this April 10 as Samsung initiates a worldwide launch to maximize sales.  The new Galaxy S series will be available on all major carriers as well and many of those carriers are already taking pre-orders.  Normally, the carrier will let the person placing the […]