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  1. Industry News
    The Blackberry Classic is now available across Canada via Rogers, Bells, Telus and SaskTel. The device is similar in appearance to the popular Blackberry Bold 9900, and brings back customer favourite Blackberry features like the trackpad, band of navigation buttons under the screen and the...
  2. Industry News
    Canada’s latest streaming service is now available — for some Canadians at least. As previously revealed, CraveTV made its debut yesterday for Bell Fibe TV and Bell Aliant FibreOP TV subscribers. Bell TV subscribers who have The Movie Network included in their cable packages receive...
  3. Industry News
    by Christina Peden Vizio announced today that it will be officially setting up shop in Canada in partnership with Future Shop and Best Buy. Speaking at a press event today in Toronto, Lily Knowles, Vizio’s vice president of product marketing, said the company has been pondering a...
  4. Industry News
    by Christina Peden Blackberry today announced the launch of what they hope will be the crown jewel in the company’s new line-up of devices: the Passport. While the device’s appearance has certainly met with mixed reaction since it was announced in June, anticipation has reached a fever...
  5. Industry News
    A new FM radio station, dubbed Free FM, targeting Adults 35 to 54, began operation yesterday in London Ontario. Owned by Blackburn Radio, CKLO-FM is an English language adult album alternative station broadcasting from a 10,000 watt transmitter on the frequency 98.1 FM. The morning show will...
  6. Industry News
    While releasing its latest financial results, Shaw Communications confirmed today that it expects its Direct-to-Home satellite service, Shaw Direct, to have a third satellite - Anik G1 - in space by November 2012. Anik G1 will join Anik F1 and F2 which have been used to beam Shaw Direct signals...
  7. Industry News
    Shaw Direct, Canada's second largest Direct-to-home (DTH) satellite television provider, has a new entry level high definition (HD) satellite receiver to its line-up. The HDDSR600, which will replace the DSR 209 satellite receiver, is a stripped down, smaller, cheaper version of the HDDSR 605...
  8. Industry News
    Space, the English language specialty television which features science fiction, fantasy, horror, and paranormal programming, will be available in high definition beginning Wednesday July 6th. The Bell owned station will only be available on Bell Satellite TV on channel 1746) and Bell Fibe TV...
  9. Industry News
    Fives months after it was first announced at Hewlett-Packard's webOS event in San Francisco, the HP Touchpad will go on sale in Canada, the United States and Europe. The device joins a long line of me-too devices from Acer, Asus, LG, Motorola, RIM, Samsung, Sony, Toshiba, and many others which...
  10. Industry News
    Alternate wireless provider Mobilicity has announced it will be launching its 3G Wireless service in Calgary on Thursday April 28th.   The company says residents of Calgary will be able to purchase its phones and plans from over 70 locations in the city including corporate stores and...
  11. Industry News
    Research in Motion's (RIM) PlayBook tablet computer will go on-sale at more than 20,000 retail locations in the United States and Canada on April 19th, the company announced today. The PlayBook goes on sale in Canada just days after the launch of the Motorola android powered Xoom tablet and...
  12. Industry News
    The Motorola Atrix, an Android smartphone which was the talk of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show will be available in Canada, exclusively through Bell Mobility starting March 17. The Android 2.2 powered device, which will sell for $600, features a Tegra 2 dual core processor, 4 inch 960 x...
  13. Industry News
    After launching in Edmonton yesterday, Mobilicity today launched its 3G Wireless service in Vancouver. The company says residents in Vancouver will be able to purchase its phones and plans from over 100 retail locations in the city. Vancouver is the third city in which the privately owned...
  14. Wind Mobile
    Edmontonians will be able to purchase Mobilicity phones and plans tomorrow from over 20 local points of distribution, including its corporate store, exclusive Mobilicity dealers, national retailers and other non-exclusive dealers, as well as online. The carrier will more than double its retail...
  15. Industry News
    Upstart wireless phone provider Mobilicity has announced that it would soon launch wireless service in Vancouver, Edmonton and Ottawa. The privately owned Toronto-based company did not provide an exact date for when it would launch service in the three cities but did say it would happen in...
  16. Industry News
    Effective September 16th 2010, Direct-to-Home (DTH) satellite television provider Bell TV is expected to launch "On Demand," a new video on demand type service. Complete details of how the system will work have still not been announced, however, Digital Home has learned that Bell TV customers...
  17. Industry News
    Globalive's WIND Mobile officially launched wireless phone service in in Vancouver today. Vancouver becomes the fifth city in Canada where Wind offers services. Other cities include Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton and Ottawa. The company offers three voice plans: Chat, Always Talk and Always Shout...
  18. Industry News
    Wind Mobile, Canada's newest wireless phone provider has announced it will be launching mobile phone service in the Ottawa market this Friday March 26th. Ottawa is the fourth city that Wind will be offering service in. The company has been offering wireless phone service in Toronto and Calgary...
  19. Portable Electronics: Cameras/eBooks/iPods/GPS
    Apple has five accessories for the iPad: a keyboard dock, case, dock, 10W USB power adapter, and dock connector to VGA adapter. The ship date for the iPad keyboard dock, a device that combines a dock for charging your iPad with a full-size keyboard, has been pushed back to May, according to a...
  20. Industry News
    Wind Mobile and Blockbuster Canada today announced an agreement that would see thirteen Blockbuster stores in the Greater Toronto Area and three in Calgary feature Wind Mobile products. Under the terms of the deal, the sixteen Blockbuster locations will house a 150 square foot "store within a...
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