Onlia Sense uses a coaching approach to help users proactively develop safer driving habits while earning rewards for improved driving behavior. Image submitted.

Published: November 19th, 2019


Hashtag Trending: Amazon workers’ union; Android apps share data with Facebook; $1,000 to quit Facebook?

Amazon warehouse workers increase demands for a union, Facebook is tracking data from Android apps, and it's not illegal, and how much money would you take to walk away from Facebook for a

Published on: January 3rd, 2019 Meagan Simpson

More apps should follow Super Mario Run’s example

I wish I could pay for more mobile games. I imagine app developers find the above statement counterintuitive. After all, why should I want to pay for something when I can have it

Published on: July 5th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Microsoft brings Office apps to Android phones

After a successful preview period, Microsoft Corp. has finally brought Office to Android with the launch of new Word, Excel and PowerPoint mobile apps. The mobile-optimized versions of Microsoft’s word processing, spreadsheet and

Published on: June 24th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

6 battery saver and fast charging apps

Isn’t it annoying when it’s still 3 pm and your phone is about to die? This is especially true when you need to call someone or access email urgently on the go. For

Published on: June 12th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Canada’s app nation: Yes to music, no to games

A new examination of Canada and our mobile app usage by Flurry from Yahoo finds Canadians like our music but we’re not much for games. Flurry from Yahoo’s analysis of Canadian mobile usage

Published on: May 15th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Android developers can pay to advertise their apps on Google Play

If you’re an Android app developer, you’d probably welcome the opportunity to pay to advertise your app within the Google Play store. If you’re a user shopping for an app, you may not

Published on: February 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Essential apps for the new Android user – Part 2

Just before the holidays, we launched Mind the App, a new video series created by Andrew Love, our video production specialist. The series will highlight the best of what app stores everywhere have

Published on: January 3rd, 2014 ITBusiness Staff

We “breathe life through mobile devices,” Rogers study says

Canadian mobile device users are more attached to their smartphones and tablets than ever, expecting them to always be within arm’s reach, to connect them to the Internet, and to someday even act

Published on: January 2nd, 2014 Candice So

Essential apps for the new Android user – Part 1

Just before the holidays, we launched Mind the App, a new video series created by Andrew Love, our video production specialist. The series will highlight the best of what app stores everywhere have to

Published on: January 2nd, 2014 ITBusiness Staff

Five cool new features for the Google Translate Android app

Google has updated its Google Translate Android app, and is highlighting five key new features that will enhance the user experience for people turning to their phone for a little language help. The

Published on: April 9th, 2013 Jeff Jedras