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Rogers to bring Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and Xperia Arc on April 28

Posted by Jamie Forestell Well the folks at mobilesyrup have some internally leaked screenies indicating the newest Android devices from Sony Ericsson will be landing in Canada on April 28. The prices indicate the phones will sell for $99.99 on a 3 year contract. No contract pricing is $549.99. The Xperia Play will also ship with several games including Fifa …

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More iPhone 5 news supporting a late release

iPhone 5

Posted by Donny Torrefranca As the Apple WorldWide Developers Conference (WWDC) gets closer, expect to see more and more of these iPhone 5 rumours and news. Slashgear.com today provided more news supporting the previous article we posted back in March about the delayed release of the annually anticipated, next-generation iPhone. According to Slashgear, the research firm Avian Securities suggests that …

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Sony Ericsson report supply issues as a result of the Japan Earthquake

Sony Ericsson Xperia Neo

Posted by Jamie Forestell Sony Ericsson has reported the Xperia Neo launch has been delayed as a result of the Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan. Also affected are the Xperia Play and Xperia Arc as low volumes are to blame. Sony Ericsson has released an official statement as follows: As Sony Ericsson continues to assess the impact of the situation …

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Rise of the Samsung Galaxy S – Giveaway

Posted by Doug Muir Since launching the Galaxy S line of Android smartphones in June 2009, Samsung has catapulted both its revenue numbers and its brand equity leaps and bounds within the super-competitive smartphone landscape. With sales of over 10 million Galaxy S devices by the end of Q4-2010, Samsung went from being almost dead last in smartphone penetration (4% …

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Thinking of data sharing that 3G Tablet? Think again..

It looks like 2011 is the year of the tablet. And while you may have noticed some heavy advertising offering $10 data sharing plans, you may want to do some research before picking up that 3G enabled tablet. When Apple brought the iPhone 3 to Canada, Rogers took a lot of heat when they introduced  ludicrous data plans. It was …

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Rogers to carry Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

Xperia Arc

Rogers has announced the upcoming Xperia Arc will be coming this spring to a Rogers store near you, and only to Rogers. Rogers locked up exclusivity on the Xperia Arc, and also the Xperia Play (Playstation Phone).  Rogers has updated their site so you can now sign up for updates on the Xperia Arc and also the Xperia PLAY.  The Xperia Arc is an …

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Xperia Play “Playstation Phone” coming to Rogers

We all know Rogers has seriously been lacking in terms of mobile device selection, especially with regards to mobile gaming, but that will all change in late March when they release the Xperia Play (which up to now has been affectionately known as the “Playstation” phone). httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQqyUlQRB5g The device will be Rogers first official Android 2.3 Gingerbread device and will …

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Bell Canada provides Unlocking Service

Bell Canada  provides Unlocking Service Posted by Jamie Forestell After our article yesterday with the news of Telus providing an unlocking service,  we were questioned about which of the providers do and do not provide an unlocking service.  Here is what we found.  Of course you can always look online for a third party unlock, however this is quite the …

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Teksavvy to testify on CRTC UBB Ruling

Posted by Jamie Forestell Teksavvy CEO Rocky Gaudrault and VP of Network Services for Primus,  Matt Stein will get their chance  to testify before a commons committee today.  Last week Konrad von Finckenstein of the CRTC was  ordered by the government to reconsider the ruling, or they would intervene.  Today, von Finckenstein officially announced the CRTC was launching a review “of its own …

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Telus to provide unlocking service

Posted by Jamie Forestell Effective February 15, Telus will be offering customers the ability to unlock their SIM based cellular devices for a $50 fee.  Customers must be on a monthly plan and have had their cellular device for a minimum of 90 days to qualify.  The move will allow for customers that travel, to insert pre-paid SIM cards to save on …

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