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  1. Telus Mobility, Public Mobile, and Koodo Wireless
    Hi. My Telus contract is up in a month and I'm looking at the iPhone 5. I keep reading that over time, it saves money to buy the phone up front rather than commit to a contract, which makes sense. I can afford to fork out $800+ for the device. What I can't tell is how much I'd pay Telus for...
  2. Industry News
    Telus and the good folks from JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) have teamed up again for their annual walk to cure diabetes. In 2011 the walk made more than $7.5 million, and they are hoping to help the cause even more this year. For information on the walk, to register as a...
  3. Industry News
    The editors of the Canada Top 100 Employers list have announced their 6th annual top 50 list of the Greenest Employers in Canada. While we won't break down every winner and reason here (you can go to their site and see the reasons for each choice at http://www.canadastop100.com/environmental/...
  4. Industry News
    If you're like most Canadians, chances are you have a couple of old cell phones lying around the house. In fact, TELUS surveyed over 1000 Canadians in February and found that 61 percent have between 1-5 old cell phones collecting dust and unsurprisingly, the same amount would gladly trade them...
  5. Industry News
    Telus this week added a new application to their Optik service which their IPTV customers the ability to learn more about what is playing on their Galaxie music channels. The new app can be launched from the Optik main menu with a click of the remote. Once running, customers can find out what’s...
  6. Industry News
    Had Telus Optik TV (e.g. IPTV via mediaroom) earlier this year ... Shaw Gateway kicks its butt and is less buggy .... (any multiroom solution out there is still buggy fyi but Shaw Gateway is the least buggy)
  7. Industry News
    Telus said today it has improved wireless service in Manitoba by turning on more HSPA+ dual-cell wireless sites in Manitoba. The new wireless coverage can be found in Selkirk, Victoria Beach, Lockport, Ste. Anne, Steinbach and along Highway 1 to Portage la Prairie. The company also said that...
  8. Industry News
    Telus this week released new Android, iPhone and iPad apps which gives their IPTV customers the ability to watch On Demand shows on their iPhone or iPad over a WiFi connection. Optik TV customers will be able to choose from hundreds of VOD titles from channels like Super Channel, Disney XD...
  9. Industry News
    Toronto based Hollywood Suite tweeted this week that it will launch its four new high definition (HD) movie channels in Canada beginning November 20th at noon ET on Eastlink, MTS, Sasktel and Telus, six days later than previously announced. The company has so far been unable to secure carriage...
  10. Telus High Speed Internet and Home Phone
    The company reported operating revenues of $2.6 billion for the quarter, up 6.5% from the same quarter a year earlier. Net income $326 million, up a whopping 30% from $251 million in same period a year earlier driven by three non-recurring items. Adjusted for the non-recurring items, net income...
  11. Industry News
    Telus Corporation today reported its financial results and subscriber counts for the third quarter of 2011. The company reported operating revenues of $2.6 billion for the quarter, up 6.5% from the same quarter a year earlier. Net income $326 million, up a whopping 30% from $251 million in same...
  12. Industry News
    An Angus Reid study released this past summer found that nearly one half of online Canadians surveyed said they would give up television service before they would give up Internet or phone service. The survey shows, that for many Canadians, a connection to the internet is no longer a luxury...
  13. Industry News
    Microsoft yesterday released the next version (V 7.5) of its smartphone operating system, code named Mango, which brings many features to Windows Smartphones which previously only found on Android and Apple smartphones. The software giant says Mango has more than 500 new features including an...
  14. Industry News
    Telus Mobility has upgraded its wireless network to HSPA+ dual cell in Atlantic Canada, the company said today. The improvements in Eastern part of Canada are part of Telus' $1.8 billion plan to expand and improve service across the country. Telus' HSPA+ dual cell network is now available to 70...
  15. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    It has been suggested a new thread be started to compare these two competing offerings so here it is. I can't speak to the Telus Optik service but if there are one or more members who can and are willing to post here, I am willing to offer up what I know about Shaw's Gateway as I own one with a...
  16. Industry News
    Motion Computing's CL900 Windows 7 tablet is now available in Canada from Telus Mobility. Designed primarily for business users, the 2.1-pound Windows 7 tablet features a 10.1-inch 1366x768 multi-touch display with Corning Gorilla Glass, a 1.5GHz Intel Oak Trail Atom Z670 processor, 2GB of RAM...
  17. Industry News
    In financial results released recently, Telus announced that as of June 30, 2010, the company had over 403,000 television subscribers in Western Canada. That number is up 28% from 314,000 at the end of 2010 and up more than 75% from 228,000 on June 30,2010. Telus offers two types of...
  18. Telus Mobility, Public Mobile, and Koodo Wireless
    Telus announced yesterday that it has expanded its 4G wireless coverage and capacity in Manitoba thanks to new cell towers and upgrades to 42 existing sites. The increased coverage comes from new towers in Oakbank and Dugald which will deliver coverage along Highways 1, 7 and 75. Telus says...
  19. Industry News
    Telus announced yesterday that it has expanded its 4G wireless coverage and capacity in Manitoba thanks to new cell towers and upgrades to 42 existing sites. The increased coverage comes from new towers in Oakbank and Dugald which will deliver coverage along Highways 1, 7 and 75. Telus says...
  20. Industry News
    Telus has announced an agreement with Rdio (pronounced ar-dee-oh), a premium music streaming service, whereby Telus wireless subscribers can subscribe to the service and have it billed directly to their Telus invoice. Beginning today, Telus customers can sign up to the service for $9.99 per...
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