Wind Mobile drops out of 700 MHz spectrum auction

Wind Mobile has confirmed it’s dropping out of Tuesday’s wireless spectrum auction, leaving just 10 bidders to vie for the licenses to operate within the coveted 700 megahertz spectrum. One day before the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2014 Candice So

What to expect from the wireless spectrum auction

The government is set for another round of auctioning, selling off licenses for blocks of spectrum to the telecommunications companies serving customers across Canada. With 11 companies set to bid in Tuesday's auction, we've

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2014 Candice So

Bell joins global M2M group, gains more traction in Europe

Bell Canada Enterprises Inc. has joined the Global M2M Association, making it the first Canadian wireless carrier to join the association that supports machine to machine (M2M) deployments worldwide. M2M deployments allow machines

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 6th, 2013 Candice So

BlackBerry Q10 hits Canadian stores

The first new BlackBerry with a physical QWERTY keyboard released in two years hit store shelves in Canada today, in the same week that BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins predicted selling "10s of millions"

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 1st, 2013 Brian Jackson

Bell Mobility to distribute mobile forms app from TrueContext

Ottawa company TrueContext Mobile Solutions Corp. has inked a distribution deal with Bell Mobility for its paperless business forms app.The firm's flagship ProntoForms app allows businesses to create andmanage virtual forms, collect data

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 14th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Hands on with Motorola Atrix HD LTE

Motorola has debuted its Atirx HD LTE smartphone, set for release in Canada later this summer.A sequel to last year's Motorola Atrix, this model sports a larger, HD screen and connects to a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 25th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Motorla Atrix 4G: high-end phone without high-end price

The original Motorola Atrix, announced at the beginning of this year, was one of the first dual-core phones on a 4G network (AT&T's HSPA+ network in the U.S.). With the introduction of the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 2nd, 2011 Armando Rodriguez

S.O.S. for SMS: Never pay for text messages again

We love to text. We just hate paying for it.First, with apologies to Celine Dion, let’s talk about love: ouraddiction to texting is a global phenomenon.Canadians send a staggering 199 million text messages

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 24th, 2011 Christine Wong

Motorola Milestone vs. Nokia N97 – two future-proof phones face off

If new flagship smartphones from a couple of the world's leading mobile manufacturers are any indication, 2010 will see an even more hotly-contested marketplace than 2009. Nokia Corp.'s N97 smartphone is being prized

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 29th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Bell, Telus to launch bevy of new products on faster network

The launch of the new HSPA+ cellular network shared by Telus Mobility and Bell Mobility will change Canada's wireless landscape almost overnight as both carriers prepare to launch a bevy of new products

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 4th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Bell gears up to meet Palm Pre demand as Canadian launch approaches

Bell Mobility is well stocked and ready to launch the Palm Pre smartphone Aug. 27, with pre-orders already being taken.The exclusive Canadian carrier for the Pre learned an important lesson from Sprint's launch

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 20th, 2009 Brian Jackson

How to use your BlackBerry Tour on Rogers’ network

Research In Motion's (RIM) latest addition to its smartphone line, the BlackBerry Tour 9630, is a "world phone," meaning that it's built to operate on both CDMA networks--like Bell and Telus'--as well as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 21st, 2009 Al Sacco

Palm Treo Pro — a good business phone but otherwise lacklustre

When Palm unveiled its much publicized phone based on Windows Mobile 6.1 – the Treo Pro - many wondered how this latest offering would stack up against to the competition. Bell Mobility brought

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 10th, 2009 Brian Jackson