45,000 Verizon Communications, Inc workers have gone on strike, after labor talks with the #1 wireless carrier in the U.S., failed Saturday. Originally set to expire at midnight on Saturday, Aug. 6th, workers rejected the contract changes that Verizon was seeking. Verizon executive vice president of human resources, Mark C. Reed, called the outcome Read the Rest of the story [...]
Within the last 48 hours, Rogers & Telus have both come forth with offering a 6GB/$30 Data Plan. Well, it wouldn’t be a truely Canadian deal unless all the Big Three carriers had this deal. We’ve been told from reliable sources that Bell also is offering Read the Rest of the story [...]
A few days ago, Rogers announced they’d brought back their 6GB/$30 data plan. It seems a good idea spreads like wildfire, as Telus has decided to follow suit & release their own 6GB/$30 data plan. Like Rogers, it’s available until September 30th.
Telus $30 6GB Plan Details Let Us Read the Rest of the story [...]
Well it looks like our friends in the great white north are getting the goods again, this time it’s data rates. Canadian carrier Rogers Wireless has brought back its 6GB/$30 a month deal! I don’t know about you but I think that’s one heck of a deal!
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Here’s some of the other stuff that happened in the wide world of wireless for the week of August 1, 2011:
Vodafone unveiled the world’s first prepaid-only Facebook phone, dubbed the Vodafone 555 Blue. It has a portrait QWERTY, 2 MP camera, 2.4-inch display, and a few other minor features added in. Read the Rest of the story [...]
If you’re looking to get your hands on a BlackBerry Bold 9900, you’ll be excited to know that Bell Mobility is throwing a contest to have a chance to win one of the sleek devices. The contest runs until Thursday, August 18, 2011.
ELIGIBILITYThe Contest is open to all individuals who:
(a) Read the Rest of the story [...]
Foursquare is one of those apps/social networks that you either totally get or you have no idea what is cool about it. Foursquare’s simple purpose is to let you accumulate “check-ins” for points and potential mayorships of establishments. Competing with your friends and now, thanks to BBM 6 integration, sharing Read the Rest of the story [...]
Have anything sitting in your voicemail that you’d prefer the rest of the world didn’t hear? When’s the last time you went about checking it, anyway? AT&T is now on a mission to save its carefree customers from themselves, and beginning today, all new subscribers will be required to Read the Rest of the story [...]