Can it BE more Addictive? The New Blackberry Torch and Operating System

  Crackberry addicts beware, a new Blackberry is about to launch.  The Blackberry Torch, Research in Motion’s latest device, is its first sliding keyboard device.  In addition, it comes with a brand smacking new operating system, which will also be competable with existing devices like the Bold (both 9650 and 9700) as well as the […]

Prospere Magazine's Five Best of the Decade List

What are the five best things this decade?  Considering that much of this decade has been a bit on the tacky side to Prospere Magazine, it was actually easier to come up with five worst things than five BEST things!  However, we were able to come up with the following: USB Drive: One of the […]

40% Meh on the Google Phone

Out of those surveyed last week, 40% of you are Blackberry users and don’t really care too much about the Google phone.  20% don’t think it’s going to “kill” the iPhone, since Google doesn’t have the iTunes advantage.  Another 20% believe that it’s just more competition.  10% think iPhone sales will drop significantly (since everyone […]

Google's Smartphone: iPhone Killer?

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Keep Your Wrist Vibrating with inPulse

Cynthia Cheng A new Blackberry accessory will be entering the market in early 2010.  Created by Eric Muguowski, an alumnus of the University of Waterloo in Ontario (and home of Research in Motion) under the company, Allerta, this bluetooth watch connects with one’s Blackberry so that wearers can see who has emailed or texted them […]

Cell Phone Companies and Customer Service

My fiancé’s cell phone isn’t working properly. In fact, I believe he thinks it’s cursed.  It automatically hangs up mid-conversation, sometimes immediately after he picks up.  This has been an on going issue since last year, just weeks after he purchased the phone.  He has had to send the phone back to  the manufacturer twice because […]

Phoenix and the NHL – Poll Results

Close to half of you (45.5%), felt that the Phoenix Coyotes should stay in town, rather than move to another city, as they have a contract to honour.  At the same time, 36.4% thought that the team should go, since the team isn’t doing well financially AND it isn’t in a city that is really […]

Poll: Phoenix Coyotes Sale Rejected

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Motorola: High No Longer

Illinois-based telecommunications company, Motorola has been around for nearly 80 years.  A pioneer in many areas (including FM radio and cell phones), the company has seen its share of success and failures.  More recently, when one mentions Motorola to the younger crowd, they automatically think of cell phones, especially the RAZR  However, older people might […]

Rogers: More Than a Triple Threat in Canadian Media

Rogers Communications (TSX: RCI.A, TSX: RCI.B, NYSE: RCI) is one of Canada’s largest communications companies, owner of television, radio and print publications as well as providing service to Internet, cable and phones.  Early concepts of the company started in the 1930s when Edward S. Rogers, Sr. was given an early television licence, but the company did […]