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The iPhone: Saviour of the Mobile Internet in Canada?

So I have this friend who’s in the market for a new mobile phone. Like me, she’s on the Fido GSM network here in Toronto and also like me she’s come to appreciate the value of a QWERTY keypad, like … Continue reading

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Andrew on Android

Props to Ed Miller for passing on this video demo of Android, Google’s new operating system for mobiles: My first reaction was: “Wow, Sergey Brin does a killer Christopher Walken…” And my second reaction: “So the big deal here is…?” … Continue reading

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Does Anybody Even Make Desktop Apps Anymore?

So I’m reading intomobile’s coverage of a new service called Dashwire, which lets you manage your mobile phone’s contacts, photos, texts, web bookmarks and more from a single, handy web page. As an unabashed power user who regularly shuttles files … Continue reading

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New Sidekicks… Meh!

While life goes on without any signs of a new hiptop from Fido, US and A carrier T-Mobile will be dropping two new hiptop variants — the Sidekick LX (top) and Sidekick Slide (bottom) — sometime today. According to this … Continue reading

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Apple and Google to Shake-up Wireless Status Quo in Canada?

I sincerely hope the higher-ups at Bell, Rogers and Telus are paying attention to this story in Saturday’s Financial Post. To quote: The biggest game-changing element of the iPhone is that Apple is reportedly forcing operators to offer generous voice … Continue reading

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