Mobile Phones


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Tourist distracted by Facebook falls off pier: Cops
Tourist distracted by Facebook falls off pier: Cops QMI Agency First posted: Thursday, December 19, 2013 09:32 AM EST | Updated:... (by spaminator)
Dec 26th, 2013 by damngrumpy last post
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NOTICE: CRTC Wants Consumer Comments On Wireless Portability
PUBLIC NOTICE: CRTC Wants Consumer Comments On Wireless Portability For Canadians The CRTC has posted a request on it's website asking for the publics comments if they are in favor of wireless and landwire portability in Canada. ... (by cellcorp)
Dec 25th, 2013 by karrie last post
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Man caught masturbating while texting and driving
Man caught masturbating while texting and driving QMI Agency First posted: Thursday, December 19, 2013 11:58 AM EST | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Oct 9th, 2013 by pentel last post
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Never Purchase a Bell Mobilty pay as you go cell phone
Buyers beware of Bell Mobility especially if anyone is considering the "Pay as You Go" top-up service. Every month I faithfully would go to the local convience store and purchased a $15.00 "Pay as You Go" Bell Mobility . Well folks let me warn you. I... (by shelley)
Aug 11th, 2013 by B00Mer last post
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installing custom roms
Hi. I was looking for a little help with this one. There is a lot of info on the internet, too much seems like, so I was hoping someone could point me on the right track. I have an LG Optimus One (P500) "Vodaphone", updated to android 2.3.3 V20H . I... (by miniboss)
Aug 9th, 2013 by JLM last post
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Scarborough dentist reclaims stolen smartphone from thieves
Scarborough dentist reclaims stolen smartphone from thieves | CityNews she's lucky that wasn't hurt or murdered by the thief. she should have just waited for the police to arrest him. now he can continue stealing. :( (by spaminator)
Aug 5th, 2013 by Nuggler last post
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IPhone Thefts.....
That got me thinking .....I do that too, when walking, I like to listen to tunes, and if the phone rings, I don't have to fumble around.....I just press a button on the earpiece wire that has a mike in it and when the convo is over I press it again and... (by DaSleeper)
Aug 2nd, 2013 by petros last post
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Cheapskate's guide to communications without a cellphone
If you were to cancel your cellphone account, what tips and ideas do you have for communicating with friends and family through out the your weekly routine? Allow me to get started: - a white board for the fridge - "don't text me, email me" I have... (by JamesBondo)
Jul 17th, 2013 by taxslave last post
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Scientists claim to power phone with urine
Scientists claim to power phone with urine QMI Agency First posted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 09:38 PM EDT | Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 09:46 PM EDT The power of urine has been harnessed to charge a mobile phone with enough electricity to send... (by spaminator)
Jul 14th, 2013 by aashutoshbaral last post
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Android
I don't understand this Android system at all. My father has an LG android based phone through telus, which I recently upgraded from android 2,2 to 2.3 via the LG update software. I noticed android 4.0 is available, is it possible to upgrade to that... (by miniboss)
Apr 24th, 2013 by digitalbrain last post
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Won a new Samsung Note 2
This is my first smart phone. So far, I've chosen to be dumb. I'm not a phone phreak/but this one is super nice and much like a computer. However, it says you can read Kindle, and I've downloaded the app, but I'll be durned if I can find my books. ... (by unclepercy)
Nov 28th, 2012 by ericlewis107 last post
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Runkeeper for Blackberry?
There is no Runkeeper app for BlackBerry devices. Probably has one of the biggest user bases of any fitness tracking website and there is an iphone app and android app, so the question is, when will we see a BB app (by ericlewis107)
Nov 24th, 2012 by JLM last post
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Better Cellphone Plan Anyone?
Hey All, I'm currently have a blackberry with Telus , and I'm paying around $45 for the my plan after SAF and taxes. It seemed great when I got it but I hate contracts and I hate how they tend to screw up my bill all the time. I was wondering If... (by 3lla)
Sep 28th, 2012 by Kakato last post
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What is your favorite mobile phone?
I'm going to buy new one and now wondering which mobile phone is the best for me. My friend recommended Samsung GalaxyS2 to me. It is released lately. is it really quite good in some parts? (function , cost etc...) it seems to be getting popular now... (by jellyfish16)
Sep 25th, 2012 by spaminator last post
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first look iphone 5
First Look: iPhone 5 - YouTube (by spaminator)
Sep 20th, 2012 by skookumchuck last post
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Oh shat! A bug, er worm
in my Apple:lol: CORRECTED-Apple's home-grown Maps leaves users lost | Reuters By Poornima Gupta (Reuters) - An entire city is in the ocean, a farm has been labeled as an airport, highways end in the middle of nowhere and a hospital now covers... (by skookumchuck)
Jun 22nd, 2012 by JLM last post
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Telus will unlock cell phones
Telus will unlock cell phones Posted via Canadian Content Canada's third largest mobile telecom has recently indicated that it will start offering its customers the option of unlocking their cell phones for a fee. The plan will take effect on February... (by Tony The Bot)
Jun 5th, 2012 by cbhattarai last post
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iphone help pls!!!!!!!
Recently, some weird things is troubling me. I wonder whether it is possible for someone who has access to my cell phone to install mobile spy software on the mobile phone to track my phone activity, so that he knows when and what I do. I suspect that my... (by Stonera)
May 1st, 2012 by shadowshiv last post
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How Bell cheats their customers through telemarketers and bu other means
I tried cancelling Bell many times as they had not given , what they had promised, I somehow managed to cancel home phone and Internet service but had to stick to Bell mobility as the cell phone comes with the contract,(I did not want a contract but they... (by Devidev)
Mar 21st, 2012 by B00Mer last post
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magnetic tattoos
Nokia patents magnetic tattoo Material attached to skin can connect to your cellphone QMI Agency First posted: ... (by spaminator)
Feb 5th, 2012 by L Gilbert last post
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Rogers Communications Inc. Fights for Its ‘Right’ to Mislead
In order to compete with the new wireless providers of Wind Mobile, Mobilicity, and Public Mobile, Rogers launched its third wireless network under Chatr in 2010. Upon Rogers’ release of Chatr, it began an advertisement campaign to distinguish... (by shelphs)
Oct 24th, 2011 by EagleSmack last post
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iphone, blackberry & even the tablet...
The thing is I believe technology is a great thing yet with consequences but which can or should be used to a certain extent only abusing or taking advantage for using for little petty things has been proven dis-functional of human ability on root... (by dude343)
Sep 15th, 2011 by DurkaDurka last post
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Phone Animation
I never knew an animated gif would work on a cell phone or set it as as a main screen until I tried it last night on my LG. This is what I put on..... (by DaSleeper)
Jul 30th, 2011 by taxslave last post
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Moved: Can someone install monitoring software on my mobile phone?
Recently, some weird things is troubling me. I wonder whether it is possible for someone who has access to my cell phone to install mobile spy software on the mobile phone to track my phone activity, so that he knows when and what I do. I suspect that my... (by Stonera)
Jul 29th, 2011 by damngrumpy last post
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Your phone type
I realize not everyone is a phone junkie, but I am. Specifically, I'm into smartphones (namely android) and I love to tinker. Just curious about the tastes and usage of fellow members here. My current phone is a Samsung Nexus S (Android), root... (by DurkaDurka)
Jun 25th, 2011 by DurkaDurka last post
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Rogers launching LTE in Ottawa this summer
Rogers launching LTE in Ottawa this summer Posted via Canadian Content Rogers Wireless has promised to launch their new fourth-generation, LTE wireless services in Ottawa sometime in the summer making Canada's capital city the first one in the country... (by Tony The Bot)
Jun 5th, 2011 by Bar Sinister last post
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Why are Canadian mobile prices so high?
Why do we pay so much for cell phone service? It's because of the restrictions the government and regulators put on who can actually be in this market. Restrictions inflate cellphone costs for users: Globalive Wind Mobile exec says curbs on foreign... (by Andem)
May 12th, 2011 by shadowshiv last post
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Text Zombies
I just watched a woman smoke her melon into a light standard....... Hahahahahaha (by petros)
Apr 26th, 2011 by Andem last post
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Sony joins the Tablet war with S1 and S2
Sony joins the Tablet war with S1 and S2 Posted via Canadian Content Continuing its drive to enter the so-called "Tablet War", Sony is now joining the ranks of Samsung, RIM BlackBerry and Hewlett Packard in a league of Apple iPad competitors. Sony... (by Tony The Bot)
Feb 16th, 2011 by MadFritzy last post
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Bell Mobility
I was a customer with bell mobility and was not satisfied with them at all. I got outrageous bills, and had lousy customer service. I called in November of 2009 and cancelled my contract they told me that i had to give a 30 day advance notice and that i... (by lmurph)
Jan 19th, 2011 by tcook1983 last post
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European GSM 900/1800/1900 phone in Canada
I might be using a Nokia 6610i with GSM 900/1800/1900. As I understand it in Canada you have GSM 850 and 1900. So if my phone only does the 1900 frequency, will that be bad? Will I often find myself in 850-only areas? Is it just a strength/quality of... (by Hama)
Dec 13th, 2010 by ShintoMale last post
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Telus mobility problems
i'm just wondering if i'm the only person to get screwed by telus here? i had fido, and since i live in toronto i was sick of not getting any reception. big buildings = static and fuzz and faded signals. so when telus was offering the same plan and a new... (by Anonymous)
Dec 9th, 2010 by Trotz last post
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Canada's cell phone plans are among the most expensive
Canada's cell phone plans are among the most expensive Posted via Canadian Content The New America Foundation's Open Technology Initiative has published a report which lists Canada as the most expensive place to own a cell phone. The list compared 11... (by Tony The Bot)
Dec 6th, 2010 by YukonJack last post
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need Rogers WAP settings for Motorola L7
i bought an unlocked Motorola SLVR L7 so it didnt hav the internet setting. I went to the Rogers site and they had the settings but the SLVR has more settings. I really wanna use the mobile internet so can somebody please help me? (by d_man18)
Nov 25th, 2010 by shadowshiv last post
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Fido Advisor didn't do anything to resolve the issues
I wanted the offer she a customer service representative made to me which was as follows:- unlimited incoming and outgoing call in all over Canada. 2,500 text messages, voice mail and caller ID, 6GB Data plan. Cost of this plan is 40.40 +tax for 3... (by honeyboy)
Nov 25th, 2010 by Unforgiven last post
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Try to Avoid Wireless Wave Extended Warrenty's, its a scam to help pad sales commisio
DO NOT BUY WIRELESS WAVES EXTENDED WARRANTY! IT IS BOGUS! I bought extended warranty at the Abbotsford BC Wireless Etc inside the Costco store. When I got my phone I was told everything about how beautiful the extended warranty is and how they will fix... (by Realog)
Nov 25th, 2010 by ihatecells last post
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New Rogers Customer
Hi, Iv'e got a new phone with a number and contract from Rogers couple of days ago. My sim card is not active yet as well as the phone. It is no rush for me as I am still using my other phone but I wonder when Rogers start charging its clients, uppon... (by martinas)
Nov 1st, 2010 by TenPenny last post
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iPhone glitch causes Europeans to sleep-in
iPhone glitch causes Europeans to sleep-in Posted via Canadian Content Certainly strange for such a high profile product, but not uncommon for many gadgets: An iPhone bug caused countless Europeans to come in late for work this morning after the alarm... (by Tony The Bot)
Oct 18th, 2010 by Praxius last post
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Dell Streak coming to Rogers Wireless
Dell Streak coming to Rogers Wireless Posted via Canadian Content According to documents leaked to the Internet, Rogers Wireless will be launching a new Android-based device to its portfolio of smartphones/tablets. The first clue came from the... (by Tony The Bot)
Oct 8th, 2010 by Ariadne last post
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No help from Telus
We received a call from a Telus telemarketer around the 1st of Sept. We bought two LG Chocolate cell phones. When we got the phones I called back telling their Sales office in Montreal that we did not like them and wanted them changed. To make a long... (by cranjb)
Sep 22nd, 2010 by Ariadne last post
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Telus problem??? Naahh!
I have a telus prepaid....and this morning, during my walk, I try to use it only to find out I had forgotten to recharge my account that had $40 left in it...so I stop by the corner store and buy a $10 top up. When I get home I try to log in to my... (by DaSleeper)
Jul 11th, 2010 by fenrisnz last post
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Do any Canadian phones use SIM cards?
Hi all, I am hoping somebody out there can help me - I have looked at the websites of all Canadian mobile phone companies I can find but their websites haven't been of any help. I am coming to Canada for a couple of months and I want to buy a local... (by fenrisnz)
May 20th, 2010 by Mamma last post
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Bell Cellular Texting Problems
Hi, I was wondering if anyone has any answers why people in my contacts are not receiving my texts? I am with Bell, and reviewing another thread, I didn't find any information. Some contacts receive them fine, others not a chance. This is so... (by Mamma)
May 11th, 2010 by vanscott last post
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Shame on Fido
After negotiating a retention plan over a few phone calls, I was advised by a Fido representative to go to a Fido corporate store to pick up two iphones on April 30, 2010. When I arrived at the Fido store, I was advised that they could not give me the... (by vanscott)
Apr 30th, 2010 by J T Revelator last post
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If I had 3 hands, I'd give Bell Mobility 3 thumbs down!
Stupid Bell Mobility! All I wanted was a cell phone that doesn't die after 10 minutes of talk time and not to pay for incoming text messages...all they wanted was to trap me for 3 more years...I DON'T THINK SO! Thankfully I will be free from their... (by J T Revelator)