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    Porting in to Freedom

    At the risk of asking a potentially silly question, how the heck does one port in a number to Freedom? I can't find an option to do so through the website. Is it only done in person and/or on the...
  2. Public Mobile Instead of one of their existing three brands, or...

    Instead of one of their existing three brands, or in addition to? Though I was a Fido subscriber back then, I have nostalgia for the brand. I suspect it has very little resonance with most...
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    Chatr has a $60/20GB plan? Or is this a legacy...

    Chatr has a $60/20GB plan? Or is this a legacy plan for Mobi customers?
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    Given a choice been the MMS-based voice-to-text...

    Given a choice been the MMS-based voice-to-text that Rogers/Fido offers over the SMS-based voice to text that Koodo and others provide, I'd take the MMS-based version unless there were significant...
  5. Koodo Some of us only have Robellus to choose from. I...

    Some of us only have Robellus to choose from. I have signed up with independents several times in the past, only to have them be gobbled up by the Big-3. Where I live, Robellus (and their...
  6. Koodo Easy Roam is not as good as Roam Like Home/Fido...

    Easy Roam is not as good as Roam Like Home/Fido Roam.
  7. Koodo Thanks for the great summary. So as best as I...

    Thanks for the great summary. So as best as I can determine, out of the 6 carriers:

    - Fido/Rogers is best for U.S. roaming
    - Fido is best for extensive phoning the U.S.
    - Rogers is best overall...
  8. When I phone Rogers, they apologize for heavy...

    When I phone Rogers, they apologize for heavy call volumes due to recent promos, and promise that they'll be having great deals throughout the weekend and "into next week". And then the call drops...
  9. Koodo After years of people in BC/AB/ON trying to get...

    After years of people in BC/AB/ON trying to get plans from outside the region, it's striking for me to see someone trying to get a BC/AB/ON plan! :) Are you from Atlantic Canada? I guess they're...
  10. Koodo Any advantage to going with Koodo over Telus,...

    Any advantage to going with Koodo over Telus, Rogers, Virgin, Fido, and Bell's 10GB/$60 plans? I'm on Public Mobile so could port out to anyone. My first inclination is to go to Rogers (I also have...
  11. Public Mobile When I switch people to Public Mobile I activate...

    When I switch people to Public Mobile I activate a new line with a temporary number, I test the number to make sure all the features (talk/text/data) work, and only once I am happy with the service...
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    Not necessarily better value than Big3 flanker...

    Not necessarily better value than Big3 flanker brands like Public Mobile though. Obviously not everyone knows about Public, but for those that do it's a lot of value on a drastically larger network....
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    You can find anecdotal evidence that either...

    You can find anecdotal evidence that either Rogers or Bellus is better, or even that they're the same overall. However, Bellus has more sites in total, and in most (all?) provinces claims to cover...
  14. Public Mobile As others have said, this is somewhere between...

    As others have said, this is somewhere between untrue and overblown. I have access to a Telus line and a PM line and get approximately the same speeds on each. Speeds are generally poor on each for...
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    The $40/2GB Chatr plan isn't as good as Public...

    The $40/2GB Chatr plan isn't as good as Public Mobile's current plans, unless you need large amounts of out-of-province minutes. With auto-pay, Public Mobile costs $38.55 per month to get 6GB over...
  16. Nevermind, I managed to make it work.

    Nevermind, I managed to make it work.
  17. Sending SMS from the Mac via the iPhone from multiple desktops on the same Mac

    Here's an interesting one. We're trying to send SMSs from our Macs via SMS Relay. We've been able to sync multiple Macs with the same iPhone, no problem at all. The problem we're running into is...
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    Huh... I wonder if we'll be charged for Unison? ...

    Huh... I wonder if we'll be charged for Unison? I have a couple of lines which had simultaneous ring set up when RON was shut down.
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    I'm on the 200 MB free plan on an LTE SIM. I pay...

    I'm on the 200 MB free plan on an LTE SIM. I pay for FreedomPop's data rollover service for $3.99 per month, which rolls over up to 500 MB per month up to a maximum of 20 GB. This is a roaming SIM...
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    Wasn’t it on sale for $0.01 for Black Friday?

    Wasn’t it on sale for $0.01 for Black Friday?
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    Public Mobile Yes. Despite what my .sig suggests, I'm actually...

    Yes. Despite what my .sig suggests, I'm actually using the two SIMs in different devices at the moment, and the results are no better. I know several people who switched from Rogers/Fido to take...
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    Public Mobile 148429I'm pleased with Public Mobile, but...

    148429I'm pleased with Public Mobile, but displeased with the speeds I'm getting. (The first and last one were on PM, the ones in-between were testing my WiFi). I'm lucky to get 15 Mbps down. On...
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    I have my criticisms of T-Mobile, just as they...

    I have my criticisms of T-Mobile, just as they finally really got their coverage act together, their penchant for unlimited data plans is congesting their network to the point that it crawls, if it...
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    You're right that it is possible to see Edge on...

    You're right that it is possible to see Edge on Canada, but it's incredibly rare. Rogers is the only carrier with 2G in Canada, and they haven't expanded their 2G footprint in years. In fact, the...
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    They've had CLR in Myrtle Beach for a long time. ...

    They've had CLR in Myrtle Beach for a long time. How did they deploy it before refarming it to LTE? Was it 2G, HSPA, or both?
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