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Canada welcomes Wireless Number Portability

That’s right Canada it’s finally time. As of tomorrow mobile phone clients in Canada can finally move their number to other service providers. This is a big step for Canada and the mobile phone markets. It looks like Canada could get really competitive in the next few days by offering their clients the most value and perks. Wireless Number Portability will also clients to take your number from carrier to carrier (ie. Rogers to Telus) or landline to wireless (vice-versa).

“Wireless Number Portability (WNP) is a wireless consumer’s ability to change service providers within the same general metropolitan area or local calling area and keep their existing phone number. WNP also allows consumers to move a phone number from a wireline phone to a wireless phone (and vice versa). Canada will be the second country in the world (after the US) to offer complete wireless-to-wireless, wireless-to-wireline and wireline-to-wireless portability.”

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Add comment March 13th, 2007

Apple’s 5th Avenue iPhone Ad

Apple NYC Billboard for iPhone

 Apple has put up a huge ad for the iPhone on their 5th Avenue store in New York City. The advertisement shows the iPhone with the words “Introducing iPhone. Apple reinvents the phone.”. According to comments posted on Mac Rumors it appears the ad actually was removed shortly after getting put up.

Via / Mac Rumors

47 comments March 13th, 2007

How to detect a fake Bluetooth Headset on eBay

Fake Bluetooth headsets

 If you’ve ever thought about purchasing that amazing deal on a Bluetooth Headset on eBay think twice. PhoneArena is showing you how you can detect a fake Bluetooth headset. They have compared several models including the Motorola H3, H700, H500 and HS850, Nokia BH-800, BH-200 and Jabra JX10. Read this article it’s extremely useful to help protect you when making that purchase.


3 comments February 2nd, 2007

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