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  1. Top 5 Best Black Friday Deals on Cellphones and Accessories from Amazon.ca

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    BlackBerry, Asus, Blu Vivo and more have great deals on cellphones today. Black Friday is here. It’s a time for discounts all ‘round, and a great chance to get that item you’ve been waiting for at a significantly slashed price. If you’ve been waiting to invest in a quality smartphone or...
  2. Find Out About Google's New Phones, Pixel and Pixel XL, Here

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    Google’s new phones, Pixel (smaller) and Pixel XL (larger) are now on the market for pre-order.   Pixel smartphones are the first phones ever with Google Assistant built in. This is great as users can manage everyday tasks, find photos quickly, translate, search for answers to life’s questions...
  3. Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Recalled Due to Exploding Battery

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    Samsung has recalled its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones due to an issue with the battery that has caused some devices to explode while charging. According to Bloomberg News, the company is issuing the recall on the smartphones which just hit the market two weeks ago, and put sales on hold in 10...
  4. K-Mobile Launches With New Smartphone and Opens Flagship Store in Ontario

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    On August 5 th 2016, K-Mobile, a new Canadian mobile retailer, opened its first store. The launch, which took place at the flagship store in East York Town Centre, had Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne in attendance as the company celebrates the beginning of 250 stores set to be opened across...
  5. BlackBerry Announces Phase Out of the BlackBerry Classic

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    This week in a blog post , BlackBerry announced that it will be phasing out the BlackBerry Classic. Ralph Pini , Chief Operating Officer and General Manager for Devices at BlackBerry wrote, “For many years, Classic (and its BBOS predecessors) has been in our portfolio. It has been an...
  6. LG'S First Modular Smartphone is Coming to Canada this April

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    LG Electronics' has announced that the new LG G5 phone will be available to consumers in Canada this coming April. Since its global unveiling at Mobile World Congress in February, the phone has been touted for its slide out battery and modular design, which are both said to give users a more...
  7. Acer to Offer Microsoft Services and Apps on Its Phones and Tablets

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    This week, Microsoft Corp. and Acer Inc. announced a partnership that will be starting in the second half of 2016. In a new development, Acer will begin pre-installing Microsoft services and apps such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, OneDrive and Skype on its portfolio of...
  8. LG G4 Smartphone Upgrade Now Available

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    LG Canada has announced the release of its Android 6.0 Marshmallow upgrade. Owners of LG Electronics’ (LG) G4 smartphone in Canada can now upgrade to the Android™ 6.0 Marshmallow OS. This latest update offers a number of features such as: -increased privacy for users, with control of the...
  9. Bell to Roll Out North America’s Fastest Mobile Network

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    Yesterday, Bell announced a plan to bring mobile customers the fastest network speeds ever in North America. This is coming with the first roll-out of Tri-band LTE Advanced (LTE-A) network service on Samsung’s new smartphones, the Galaxy S6 edge+ and the Galaxy Note5. The smartphones will be...
  10. LG G4 Smartphone Coming to Canada this Summer

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    The LG G4, LG's latest smartphone and the successor to the award-winning LG G3 will be coming to Canada this June. The new LG mobile will be available in handcrafted, full grain leather and Metallic Gray through Bell, Rogers, TELUS, Videotron and WIND Mobile. The LG G4 comes with many new...
  11. Average Rogers wireless customers spends $61.79 a month

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    The average Rogers Wireless customer spent $61.79 a month on wireless services in the third quarter of 2011, down 4% from the $64.38 in the same quarter of 2010 and down 7% from the same period in 2009 according to figures from Rogers recent financial statements. The average post-paid customer...
  12. Worldwide Mobile phone sales up 35% in recent quarter

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    Worldwide mobile phone sales rose 35 percent to 417 million units in the third quarter of 2010, when compared to the same period in 2009, according to a Gartner report released this week. The strong growth in overall mobile phone sales was largely attributable to the double-digit growth of...
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