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Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-30, 02:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,335
Posted By Hilman
It will take time, look at the first Android...

It will take time, look at the first Android smartphones. I think things are starting to heat up and will even more so once Ice Cream Sandwich is out. I know quite a few people that have recently...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-28, 12:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,963
Posted By Hilman
Crazy amount of devices and growth, that is 347...

Crazy amount of devices and growth, that is 347 devices a minute or 6 per second. Comparatively, Apple is at 366,000 devices per day (Phones, iPads and iPods).
Forum: Telus Mobility, Public Mobile, and Koodo Wireless   2011-06-23, 02:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,876
Posted By Hilman
ITS HERE!!!

I am just downloading the new Gingerbread software from TELUS, its 100 MB so you best do it over WiFi :)

http://www.telusmobility.com/en/AB/HTC-Desire-HD/

Seems much faster, love the new drop...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-22, 03:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,628
Posted By Hilman
Likewise, I am leaning towards the Samsung Galaxy...

Likewise, I am leaning towards the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, ASUS Transformer and rumored devices like this and the expected annoucement from HTC on June 27th of their 10" tablet called the Puccini. ...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-20, 05:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,127
Posted By Hilman
I've been reading and watching many reviews of...

I've been reading and watching many reviews of this and the Transformer and have seen lots of great reviews with this being the worst written review by far. I was leaning towards the ASUS but have...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-17, 06:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 830
Posted By Hilman
Best Buy and Future Shop now taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

http://www.androidcentral.com/best-buy-and-future-shop-now-taking-pre-orders-samsung-galaxy-tab?utm_source=ac&utm_medium=twitter
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-06-17, 12:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 18,475
Posted By Hilman
I moved from Starchoice as I was completely...

I moved from Starchoice as I was completely frustrated with their delays and broken promises regarding their new DVR (DVR630). I was with them for 9 years and moved the day Optik TV was available...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-12, 11:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,315
Posted By Hilman
^^ totally disagree, people love choice and want...

^^ totally disagree, people love choice and want to buy something that fits their needs and/or style. Can you name another industry/company that offers one model of their product? When you go buy a...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-09, 11:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,315
Posted By Hilman
I agree, the selection is getting better with a...

I agree, the selection is getting better with a large variety of handsets and prices, TELUS now has 11 Android phones to choose from including some nice higher end models. Androids Canadian market...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-09, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,127
Posted By Hilman
Doesn't LG have a built in widget for turning...

Doesn't LG have a built in widget for turning on/off your WiFi hotspot like HTC has? On my HTC Desire HD you long press any spot on your home screen, select widget and then WiFi hotspot.
Forum: Telus Mobility, Public Mobile, and Koodo Wireless   2011-06-08, 12:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,876
Posted By Hilman
The TELUS website is showing that the DHD will be...

The TELUS website is showing that the DHD will be getting upgraded to Gingerbread (2.3) this summer :D



http://www.telusmobility.com/en/AB/htc_desire_hd/index.shtml
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-03, 10:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,315
Posted By Hilman
It would look like most of the world disagrees as...

It would look like most of the world disagrees as in every other country BB is fading fast and is now in a distant third.
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-03, 01:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,315
Posted By Hilman
What ever the reason, I think Canada will "catch...

What ever the reason, I think Canada will "catch up" to what has been seen in every other country and will have Android on top in the not so distant future.
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-02, 08:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,315
Posted By Hilman
^ I agree, our extra long contracts tie us to or...

^ I agree, our extra long contracts tie us to or handsets a little longer than others. BB has been horribly slow with new products and technology with their app store being just as slow to develop...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-06-02, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,127
Posted By Hilman
Looks pretty sweet, this is the lead tablet to...

Looks pretty sweet, this is the lead tablet to replace my iPad with the ASUS Transformer being in second place (I wish the 10" HTC tablet was closer to being released).
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-06-01, 12:38 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 97,473
Posted By Hilman
^ I would agree with you but since there are only...

^ I would agree with you but since there are only two teams left, I don't think its a rush lol.
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-31, 11:10 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 33,239
Posted By Hilman
I was at a Vision's (in Edmonton) and they had a...

I was at a Vision's (in Edmonton) and they had a demo model to play with, maybe they have some at their locations in Sask too.
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-27, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,011
Posted By Hilman
Reason number 637 why I love HTC, my last 5...

Reason number 637 why I love HTC, my last 5 phones have been HTC (2 WinMo, 3 Android) and doubt I'll ever buy from a different manufacturer.
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-26, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,238
Posted By Hilman
I have heard that the free ad version on Android...

I have heard that the free ad version on Android actually makes Rovio more money than the pay app, something like $1 million a month.
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-25, 05:51 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,375
Posted By Hilman
Depends on what screen size you want, for me, 7"...

Depends on what screen size you want, for me, 7" is just too small for movies or even web browsing (especially since my phone isn't much smaller at 4.3"). The need for Flash is also important to a...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-25, 03:40 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,375
Posted By Hilman
I would buy the ASUS Transformer...

I would buy the ASUS Transformer (http://www.asus.com/Eee/Eee_Pad/Eee_Pad_Transformer_TF101/) (running Honeycomb) as it has better specs than the iPad2, has a sweet 10.1" widescreen IPS LCD display...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-25, 12:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,568
Posted By Hilman
The Opera iPad version is pretty weak. I...

The Opera iPad version is pretty weak. I shouldn't have to click 3 things to open a fav website, the bookmarks bar is a must have on a tablet browser. Also, even though the mobile settings is off,...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-24, 06:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,568
Posted By Hilman
Seems nice and quick but really needs a bookmarks...

Seems nice and quick but really needs a bookmarks bar to easily navigate to your favorite web pages.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-05-23, 02:36 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 59,515
Posted By Hilman
Who watches SD lol, if I am forced to I don't...

Who watches SD lol, if I am forced to I don't change the aspect ratio as mine stays as a 4:3 letterbox, ergo I never need to change the aspect ratio. Are you stretching SD feeds? Can't your tv...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-05-22, 11:39 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 59,515
Posted By Hilman
Why do you need to change the aspect ratio so...

Why do you need to change the aspect ratio so much, I literally have never used it other than the initial set up of the system.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2011-05-18, 01:51 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 103,233
Posted By Hilman
They should give me a referral for all the people...

They should give me a referral for all the people I've had switch to Optik :D, enjoy the system! Make sure you add the Android or iPhone app to record remotely from a smartphone.
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Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-10, 12:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,478
Posted By Hilman
Doesn't that mean you need to manually check for...

Doesn't that mean you need to manually check for new mail? Kind of defeats the purpose of a smartphone doesn't it lol.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-05-08, 06:33 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 59,515
Posted By Hilman
Ozerna, 70 street/167 ave area.

Ozerna, 70 street/167 ave area.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-05-08, 02:26 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 59,515
Posted By Hilman
That is the opposite of what the TELUS rep just...

That is the opposite of what the TELUS rep just told me when booking my install to get the 3HD/1SD, I specifically asked if it costs more and she said no.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-05-07, 01:27 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 59,515
Posted By Hilman
I called and told them that I periodically check...

I called and told them that I periodically check the website and that my profile changed from 2HD/1SD to 3HD/1SD and if they could check if I could get the upgraded setup. They told me that my place...
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