Wave launches free receipt scanner

Toronto-based SMB app developer Wave has launched a free receipt scanner app to streamline report generation for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Receipts by Wave allows iPhone users to snap picture of their receipts,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 10th, 2013 Dave Webb

Monolith Interactive fills prescription for healthcare industry apps

Simon Woodside is no stranger to some healthcare professionals' reluctant approach when it comes to adopting new technology - his own doctor finally went digital a year ago, but the system looks like

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 8th, 2013 Maria Karpenko

iPad playbooks Baltimore Ravens’ secret weapon for Super Bowl

We've long heard tell of the vision of the paperless office, but what of the paperless football locker room? The Baltimore Ravens will be putting that approach to the test this Sunday with

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 31st, 2013 Brian Jackson

Mountain Equipment Co-op takes Xtreme approach with mCommerce app

Outdoorsy types who shop at Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) can do so from their iPhone this holiday season, thanks to the work of Toronto-based Xtreme Labs that helped develop the app. MEC has 16

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 19th, 2012 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: Geeky gadget stocking stuffers

Christmas is fast approaching and if you're anything like me, you've left all your shopping until the last minute. Well don't fret, it's the All Hands on Tech Christmas edition! We'll be looking

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 5th, 2012 Brian Jackson

200 Android apps on Google Play could pose phishing risk: Symantec

About 200 Android apps hosted on Google Play are generating fake SMS messages that could pose a major security risk, Symantec is warning. As detailed in our source story from Computerworld, thefake texts

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 7th, 2012 Christine Wong

81 ways to market your mobile app from Tapgage

You’ve spent weeks/months – designing and developing your app. It takes a lot of time to get it just the way you want it, but when you launch on the App Store, you

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 1st, 2012 Lauren Clegg

Apple CEO ‘extremely sorry’ about botched Maps app

Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook issued a rare apology from the company today after many users upgrading to iOS 6 expressed frustration with its new Maps app.Apple has long relied on Google Maps

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 28th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Uber launches taxi app in Toronto

Torontonians can now use Uber's mobile app to order a taxi. Uber has raised about $45 million in venture capital since it wasfounded in San Francisco in 2010. Its service – which also

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 5th, 2012 Christine Wong

FreshBooks launches iPhone app

Toronto's FreshBooks has launched its very first mobile app.The iPhone app delivers the same features as the company's desktopversion of its popular online invoicing and expense tracking platform.As pointed out by PCWorld,although some

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 28th, 2012 Christine Wong

HP’s new SocialPics app turns your Facebook Timeline into a photo book

Smile - your Facebook Timeline can now be turned into a hard copy photo book to be preserved for posterity beyond the virtual realm.Snapfish, the division of Hewlett-Packard that allows users to printonline

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 27th, 2012 Christine Wong

Canadians spending less time on mobile devices

Canadians' love affair with their mobile gadgets may be cooling as the novelty stage wears off, a new study shows. We still love our smartphones, tablets and e-readers, but now thatthey've become part

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 20th, 2012 Christine Wong

Guardly study: Safety app can speed up campus security response times

Toronto startup Guardly says its mobile safety solution cut response times to campus emergencies almost in half during a pilot study at a downtown university in the city. Guardly undertook the study with

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 16th, 2012 Christine Wong

Apple loses Youtube app for iOS 6

Apple will not include a Youtube app on the next version of its iOS software for iPhone and iPad.Although the app giving access to the online video library has been an included feature

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 7th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff