Rogers launching $9.99-a-day data plan for international roaming

Rogers Communications Inc. has launched a new set of international roaming plans – and one of them is a plan for around $9.99 per day for data. In an announcement today, Rogers said

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 15th, 2014 Candice So

A look ahead: The HTC One M8 launches in Canada Apr. 15

It’s been called a beautiful phone, as well as one of the best Android phones you can get – and with its clean-looking, metal-brushed body and sharp five-inch screen, it’s hard to argue

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 10th, 2014 Candice So

Selling the MintChip project could be a win for cryptocurrency

Updated Apr. 8 at 4:06pm ET by Candice So to include comments from Ingenico S.A. The Royal Canadian Mint is stopping work on building a digital currency, and putting its current efforts up

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 8th, 2014 Candice So

Adobe launches Photoshop Lightroom iPad version

Adobe Inc. is solving one of photographers’ biggest gripes by launching a new, mobile version of its Photoshop Lightroom software, allowing photographers to organize, edit, and share their photos from their mobile devices

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 8th, 2014 Candice So

Canadian businesses ahead in mobile, Accenture study finds

Canadian companies are ahead of the global competition in bringing mobile technologies into the workplace – but if they want to disrupt their industries, they’ll need to get the C-suite involved. In a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 7th, 2014 Candice So

Canadian availability unknown for new Nokia Lumia devices

SAN FRANCISCO -- There’s lots to say about Nokia’s latest smartphone, the Lumia 930. It has a 5-in. screen, can be charged wirelessly, has a 20 MP camera, will ship with Windows Phone

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Mobile users watching long-form videos on their devices, Ooyala finds

Viewers are spending more and more time using their mobile devices to watch videos – and amazingly, they even opt to watch long-form videos using their smartphones, tablets, and other devices, according to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 1st, 2014 Candice So

Hands on with Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit

Samsung Electronics Co. is preparing to release its next phone in the popular Galaxy lineup in Canada on April 11. The Galaxy S5 will also be accompanied by a new smartwatch from Samsung,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 1st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Financial services companies leaving BlackBerry behind, survey shows

Financial services organizations are expecting to leave the BlackBerry Ltd. brand in droves, leaving BB10 behind and migrating to other operating systems, according to a new survey from the Ponemon Institute LLC and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 27th, 2014 Candice So

Adobe marketing data reveals ‘best of the best’ practices

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - What makes one digital marketer better than another? Well they receive more visits from smartphone and tablet users for one, and website visitors also spend more time browsing

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 26th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Half of Canadian businesses lacking in mobile apps, survey finds

For many businesses, having a mobile-first strategy seems like a “must” – and it follows logically that businesses would have some kind of mobile presence. However, in a new survey of more than

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 26th, 2014 Candice So

BlackBerry unveils plans for monetizing BBM

BlackBerry Ltd. is unveiling four new plans to make some money from BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), its flagship instant messaging platform. And while it hasn’t settled on just one plan, it will be trying

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 25th, 2014 Candice So

Canadian smartphone users have multiple personalities, study finds

How do Canadians use their smartphones? Well that depends on where they are - at work, at home, or somewhere in between, according to research by Toronto-based Catalyst. Smartphone users at work are

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 20th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Thirdshelf’s luxury shopping experience of the future

Last week, we had a chance to tour the Retail Collective, a set of startups and technologies for retailers looking to lure consumers back to physical stores, instead of losing sales to e-commerce

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 17th, 2014 Candice So