Bell to expand LTE coverage to 52 communities in Atlantic Canada


Bell today announced plans to extend its LTE network to more than 50 smaller communities across the four provinces in Atlantic Canada. By the end of the year, an additional 52 communities will be able to benefit from the faster network speeds LTE brings. The carrier will use some of its recently acquired 700 MHz spectrum for the expansion. “Bell […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 coming to Canada in April

Samsung Galaxy S5 in blue

Samsung has just unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S5. The official press release only indicated that it would be available across the globe starting in April leaving us to wonder what the plans would be for Canada. Samsung Canada has now answered this question and confirmed that it will be coming here (no big surprise right?) with […]

Bell Mobility completes acquisition of Virgin Mobile Canada


Bell announced yesterday that it had completed its acquisition of Virgin Mobile Canada. Bell acquired the 50 percent share it did not already own for CA$142 million. It also secured a long-term brand licensing agreement with the Virgin Group (including support for the Virgin Festival). Bell also confirmed that Virgin Mobile Canada will have access to its upcoming national HSPA […]