Fido Quietly Adds the LG G3 to it Line Up for $150 on Two-Year Term

Not exactly what you would call a new device – the LG G3 was officially launched in Canada on August 1 and is already widely available on most Canadian carriers.  With little ado, Fido has added it to their list of available devices for $150 on a two-year Tab24 agreement on a Smart plan, $280 […]

TELUS: Moto X 2014 Receiving its 5.0.1 Lollipop

Yesterday was a rough one for Motorola Canada when it comes to the new Android 5.0.1 Lollipop OTA updates for its Moto X 2104.  Many WIND Mobile users had their phones bricked from the soak test upgrade and customers were calling and emailing WIND Mobile about the problem.  After a period of he said, she […]

WIND Mobile Moto X Owners May Want to Hold Off on OTA Lollipop Upgrade

There are few things as exciting as receiving an OTA update – I’m not talking about going from Android 4.4.3 KitKat to 4.4.4 KitKat, we are referring to jumping from 4.4.4 KitKat to 5.0.1 Lollipop!  However, what can be a most exciting time can also be a stressful time, as there is a lot going […]

Amazon Prime Members in Canada Can Enjoy FREE Prime Photo Storage

Amazon keeps expanding their popular Prime membership by introducing Prime Photos for their Canadian customers.  Amazon Student, Amazon Family and Prime members can upload an unlimited number of full-sized photos in the Amazon Cloud Drive.  Amazon’s Press Release said: “Amazon today introduced Prime Photos for customers in Canada, providing free unlimited photo storage in Amazon […]

TELUS: Lollipop Update Available for Moto X 2014

Excitement arises when we get a new smartphone – it’s like smelling the interior of a new car for the first time, but gradually that excitement wears off.  Fortunately, when you own a smartphone, that excitement can be repeated…well, almost…when we get a software upgrade.  I am not talking about going from 4.4.3 KitKat to […]

Rogers to Implement Financing Plans for Tablets

So often we want to purchase a big-ticket item, but we just never seem to save up the cash, so we look for a way to finance our purchase so we can have that instant gratification we all love to experience. With the sophistication of smartphones and tablets and the high-end materials that we are […]

Sony Announces That It Will Close All Stores In Canada

As Sony struggles to reinvent itself, they made a rather surprising announcement – Sony is closing all fourteen of its Sony Stores in Canada over the next two months.  Toronto had the heaviest concentration with five Sony Stores and one Sony Style Store.  There are three Sony Stores in Vancouver, two in Calgary, and just one […]

Study Shows that Canadians Embracing Mobile Technology for Routine Shopping Trips

Canadians have truly embraced their smartphones and wireless mobile technology – many companies, such as Alcatel OneTouch, not only have a Toronto office, but also are spearheading their brand in Canada. We take our smartphones with us everywhere and they are being relied upon as our own personal assistant on the go. Just like we […]

Canadian Police Forces Refuse To Pay Rogers’ Fees For Help In Tracking Customers

There is never a dull moment in Canada when it comes to wireless mobile services, even when the RCMP and other police forces become involved. The newest story hitting the CBC newswires is that the police forces, including the RCMP, are refusing to reimburse Rogers for fees being charged when they request information from the […]

Alcatel OneTouch (AOT) Aggressively Pushing Forward In Canada

Alcatel OneTouch (AOT) is the twenty-year-old international mobile and internet arm of TCL Corporation, one of largest consumer electronics companies in the world. It is currently one of the fastest growing mobile phone manufacturers and their Alcatel OneTouch’s goal is to design easy to use mobile devices with the technology people want at a price […]

Appy Geek Canada is Now Available in the Google Play Store

We have great news for Canadians that use a news app to receive their daily dose of information as Appy Geek has just released its Canadian version through the Google Play Store. Appy Geek has over 300 signed content partners, over 1.5 billion articles read, allows you to choose from over 1 million topics and […]

Rogers: Now Available the Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact LTE

We reported last month that Sony of Canada announced that their Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact with LTE (really, who names these things) would arrive later that month “just in time for the holidays.”  We are not sure which “holiday” they are referring, but arrive it has and Rogers is selling this sleek little tablet […]

Starting January 16th Rogers is Eliminating Their Price Matching Policy

After only being in existence for less than five months, effective January 16, Rogers is eliminating its price matching policy, which was part of its Freedom Advantage program.  Under the program, Rogers would match any competing price from its competitors on both the price of the smartphone and the contract terms of a competing carrier.  […]