Wind Mobile loses major investment

Wind Mobile’s primary backer has withdrawn investment in the carrier following speculation over the future of the company over the last few months.

Telus pulls out of CWTA

Telus has just pulled out of the industry-funded Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA.) Visit DigitalHome.ca to find out more!

WIND Mobile launching unlimited U.S. roaming add-on

WIND Mobile has just announced it will soon be launching an unlimited data, talk and text add-on for roaming usage across the United States for $15/month.

Smart Home connectivity service announced by Samsung

A new service enabling Smart TVs, home appliances and smartphones to be connected and managed through a single integrated platform known as Smart Home has been announced by Samsung.

Verizon Eyes Canadian Market with $700M Bid for WIND Mobile

Verizon Communications is prepared to pay $700 million for WIND Mobile, and is also considering an acquisition of wireless startup, Mobilicity. The Globe and Mail reports on June 26th that two sources have confirmed that the US wireless giant has an “inital offer on the table.” Since WIND Mobile has a market share well under [...]

Waterloo VoIP Firm, Fongo Enters Bid for WIND Mobile

Waterloo, ON-based Fongo Inc. wants to acquire WIND mobile, but the wireless carrier seems to be shrugging off the offer as an early April Fools’ prank. VimpelCom is looking for a buyer for the fourth largest wireless carrier in Canada and while there has been speculation that some US-based mobile giants such as AT&T and [...]

VimpelCom Putting WIND Mobile Up For Sale

VimpelCom will be taking bids for WIND Mobile starting on March 22, according to several news reports. Toronto-based WIND Mobile is the fourth largest wireless carrier in Canada and the price of ownership will be in the $500 million to $1 billion range. In a Toronto Star report, Canaccord Genuity Canadian research head Dvai Ghose [...]

WIND Mobile Grows Subscriber Base Nearly 50% in 2012

WIND Mobile experienced its strongest year of growth in Canada since joining the wireless provider fray in 2008. It grew its subscriber base by 47 percent year over year and now serves 590,438 wireless customers. In fact, almost 80,000 subscribers were added during the fourth quarter of 2012, with more than 70 percent of those [...]

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