O, Canada! BlackBerry’s home and native land. And if there’s any support for the company’s devices, it’s got to be at the Canadian carriers. So, with the BlackBerry Priv being teased back and forth across the pond, it’s good to know that home will be where the heart is.
After we just got done telling you that Bell is opening up to the Sony Xperia Z5, we should first tell that it’s also working on selling the BlackBerry Priv as well. It’s thanks to a poster promoting Bell’s Atlantic region LTE-A service.
After some reprimands for some bad corporate behavior, Bell has some good news to share with us this week. It might seem a little topsy-turvy to what the Canadians’ counterparts to the south are used to: the US would get first dibs on new, neat things before they do. But as we’re expected to get the Xperia Z3+ down here — maybe only online, if soon doesn’t come soon enough — … not this time.
Bell will exclusively carry the Sony Xperia Z5 in Canada starting October 29. It’s offering a two-contract price, but if you would like to buy a black or white [...]
Back in 2009, Apple decided to block over a thousand apps from its App Store in one fell swoop. Most of them had previously been tracked by users and journalists as having been astroturfed — review pages painted with extremely positive, poorly written comments from accounts that only seemed to review a certain developer’s products.
Mind you, we’ve covered Samsung’s positive and negative astroturfing campaigns before. But the most important things an app has is its star rating and reviews. After all, they’re put right up in your face before you hit [...]