Today, the CRTC determined it necessary to regulate the wholesale roaming rates of Canada’s three largest cell phone carriers in order to foster greater competition in the Canadian mobile market.
Bell has announced that 52 communities across Nova Scotia, PEI, New Brunswick and Newfoundland & Labrador will have access to the telecomm provider’s 4G LTE wireless network by the end of the year. By the end of 2015, Bell says that more than 100 Atlantic Canadian communities will be on the 4G network. Bell’s LTE […]
Bell has announced that it will increase the cost of BYOD on its monthly plans to $45, up from the previous price of $40. The news comes on the heels of a similar announcement from Rogers last week. BYOD (buying a mobile device outright and activating it on a carrier’s service) had been considered a […]
Telus has the second largest number wireless subscribers in the country after overtaking Bell for the second financial quarter in a row.
Bell has announced reduced mobile roaming costs for customers travelling to Cuba, including data, voice and text roaming.
Obviously, Canadians want to use their mobile phones while traveling outside the country. However, they don’t want bill shock or carriers charging unreasonably high roaming rates. Apparently, Bell Mobility got the message. Effective Sept. 17, the company plans to reduce the prices of its most popular consumer rate plans for United States mobile data, voice […]
Bell Mobile TV customers have more entertainment choices with the addition of City and Sportsnet channels. “Thanks to successful relationships with Canada’s top content providers, Bell provides access to the widest variety of live and on-demand TV programming delivered directly to superphones, smartphones and tablets,” said Wade Oosterman, President of Bell Mobility. He added: “Now […]
Both Bell and Rogers were among the numerous companies across the country to offer support to the Canadian Red Cross and local relief workers to help flood-ravaged communities in Southern Alberta. More than $2.6 million for Alberta flood relief was raised in three days, said Red Cross officials. Bell donated $100,000, while electronics retailer The […]