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Xiaomi will likely reveal the Mi 7 at Mobile World Congress

XIAOMI WILL LIKELY REVEAL THE MI 7 AT MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS

Xiaomi might unveil the company's next flagship smartphone, the Mi 7, at Mobile World Congress this February. First spotted by Android...

Canada is 7th most prepared country for self-driving vehicles: KPMG

CANADA IS 7TH MOST PREPARED COUNTRY FOR SELF-DRIVING VEHICLES: KPMG

The 2018 KPMG Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index shows Canada is well on its way to being ready for a world full of self-driving vehicles....

 
 
 
Android Wear 2.8 update adds new jet-black theme

ANDROID WEAR 2.8 UPDATE ADDS NEW JET-BLACK THEME

Google has started rolling out Android Wear's 2.8 update, with some users reporting they've already been able to get it on smartwatch....

Here's what Google's Fuchsia OS looks like on the Pixelbook

HERE'S WHAT GOOGLE'S FUCHSIA OS LOOKS LIKE ON THE PIXELBOOK

Google currently has two operating systems on the market - Chrome OS and Android - but the search giant is also unofficially working...

 
 
 
Apple is fixing ‘chaiOS' text message bug next week

APPLE IS FIXING ‘CHAIOS' TEXT MESSAGE BUG NEXT WEEK

Just yesterday, news broke about a specific link-related exploit commonly referred to as the ‘chaiOS bug,' which caused iMessage on...

Newegg's ‘Hot Deals on Cool Tech' sale offers 50% off of monitors

NEWEGG'S ‘HOT DEALS ON COOL TECH' SALE OFFERS 50% OFF OF MONITORS

Newegg.ca has launched a huge sale on computer components and accessories, which will be running until January 23rd. Here's a selection...

 
 
 
Instagram messages will now show when users were last active

INSTAGRAM MESSAGES WILL NOW SHOW WHEN USERS WERE LAST ACTIVE

Taking a cue from parent company Facebook's Messenger service, Instagram direct messages will now show you when users were last active....

Fitbit's fitness training app now available on Xbox One

FITBIT'S FITNESS TRAINING APP NOW AVAILABLE ON XBOX ONE

Fitbit Coach, Fitbit's personalized training app, is making the jump to the big screen with a new Xbox One app. Canadian Xbox One owners...

 
 
 
Patent indicates Samsung aims to one-up the iPhone X's ‘notch' by putting holes in the screen

PATENT INDICATES SAMSUNG AIMS TO ONE-UP THE IPHONE X'S ‘NOTCH' BY PUTTING HOLES IN THE SCREEN

A patent filed by Samsung seems to suggest the smartphone manufacturer plans to one-up the iPhone X's controversial ‘notch' bezel by...

Huawei is swapping its own messaging app for Google's Android Messages

HUAWEI IS SWAPPING ITS OWN MESSAGING APP FOR GOOGLE'S ANDROID MESSAGES

Over the next few months Huawei will be leaving its own messenger app behind and switching over to Google's Android Messages app. Android...

 
 
 
Meet the Ontario company that teaches 24 million students math through an RPG

MEET THE ONTARIO COMPANY THAT TEACHES 24 MILLION STUDENTS MATH THROUGH AN RPG

Picture waking up in a 2D world to the voice of a friendly-looking little creature called Noot in your home, telling you it's your...

Nintendo says the Switch is the fastest-selling video game system ever in Canada

NINTENDO SAYS THE SWITCH IS THE FASTEST-SELLING VIDEO GAME SYSTEM EVER IN CANADA

It looks like the Nintendo Switch is a resounding success in Canada. Nintendo Canada says that the Japanese gaming giant's home console-portable...

 
 
 
Amazon to reportedly focus on bigger budget movies

AMAZON TO REPORTEDLY FOCUS ON BIGGER BUDGET MOVIES

Amazon will reportedly be placing a focus on larger budget films going forward, according to a report from Reuters. Amazon Studios...

Canadian media coalition wants government to reconsider ‘Netflix Tax' stance

CANADIAN MEDIA COALITION WANTS GOVERNMENT TO RECONSIDER ‘NETFLIX TAX' STANCE

A coalition comprised of 45 Canadian media organizations has requested a meeting with federal Minister of Finance Bill Morneau to discuss...

 
 
 
Qualcomm gains NXP acquisition approval from anti-trust regulators in Europe and Korea

QUALCOMM GAINS NXP ACQUISITION APPROVAL FROM ANTI-TRUST REGULATORS IN EUROPE AND KOREA

Qualcomm is two steps closer to getting its NXP acquisition off the ground, with approval both from the European Commission and and...

Here's our first look at one of the upcoming Harry Potter mobile games

HERE'S OUR FIRST LOOK AT ONE OF THE UPCOMING HARRY POTTER MOBILE GAMES

A recently released teaser trailer has provided the first look at one of Portkey Game's upcoming Harry Potter mobile games. The game,...

 
 
 
Next iOS update will allow users to disable processor slowdown feature, says Tim Cook

NEXT IOS UPDATE WILL ALLOW USERS TO DISABLE PROCESSOR SLOWDOWN FEATURE, SAYS TIM COOK

Apple CEO Tim Cook says the next iOS 11 update is set to allow users to disable the controversial feature that throttles the device's...

Toronto is the only Canadian city on Amazon's North American HQ top 20 list

TORONTO IS THE ONLY CANADIAN CITY ON AMAZON'S NORTH AMERICAN HQ TOP 20 LIST

Global e-commerce giant Amazon has released its list of the top 20 cities in the running for the company's second North American headquarters....

 
 
 
Google shows off Pixel 2 and Pixelbook prototypes

GOOGLE SHOWS OFF PIXEL 2 AND PIXELBOOK PROTOTYPES

In an interview with Google design team lead Ivy Ross for the company's own Keyword blog, the tech giant showed off a few early versions...

Rural BC communities to receive $45.4 million in high-speed internet funding

RURAL BC COMMUNITIES TO RECEIVE $45.4 MILLION IN HIGH-SPEED INTERNET FUNDING

On Wednesday, the provincial government of British Columbia and the federal government of Canada announced $45.4 million in funding...

 
 
 



MIUI 9 comes with Game Speed Booster, here's how it works

MIUI 9 comes with Game Speed Booster, here's how it works

MIUI 9 update was announced in July, and a global rollout began on November 2. Xiaomi said that 40 devices would get the latest version of the user interface, including phones... Read more ...

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick just became an actual billionaire with $1.4...

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick just became an actual billionaire with $1.4 billion in cash, and he plans to start giving it away

It's been a good day for former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick A deal with perhaps the most powerful investor in tech, a deal in the works for months, closed today. That deal dropped... Read more ...

Nintendo Switch goes big with a bunch of new eShop games today

Nintendo Switch goes big with a bunch of new eShop games today

If you own a Nintendo Switch and you have found you've run out of things to play, then we've got some good news for you. The Nintendo Switch eShop adds an impressive 16 titles... Read more ...

Senate passes controversial spying law that scoops up Americans' phone calls...

Senate passes controversial spying law that scoops up Americans' phone calls and emails without a warrant

The Senate voted 65-34 on extending a controversial warrantless-surveillance program. President Donald Trump is expected to sign the measure by the end of the week. Despite... Read more ...

Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

As the hibernating bear of sales analysis wakes up from its post-Christmas lull, it is time for companies to brag about how much hardware they sold over the holiday. First up... Read more ...

Amazon announces 20 finalist cities for its second headquarters

Amazon announces 20 finalist cities for its second headquarters

Amazon has narrowed the search for its second headquarters down to 20 cities, which it intends to work with to make a final pick by the end of 2018. The finalists are: Atlanta... Read more ...

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

The Pokémon Company has big plans for the New Year as they unleash some of the series' most elusive Pokémon on the world. Incredibly rare legendary Pokémon will be making a... Read more ...

Cook says 'people weren't paying attention' but vows to let users turn off...

Cook says 'people weren't paying attention' but vows to let users turn off iPhone throttling

In an interview with ABC News to tout Apple's new jobs strategy, second U.S. campus, and repatriation of some $250 billion in overseas cash, Tim Cook also spoke for the first... Read more ...

Android Wear 2.8 is arriving on some devices with a new black theme

Android Wear 2.8 is arriving on some devices with a new black theme

There isn't a lot of positive news these days about Android Wear, but it looks like an update will be adding an often-requested feature. A few users over in the Android Wear... Read more ...

Samsung wants to best Apple with a notch-free phone

Samsung wants to best Apple with a notch-free phone

In a patent application published Thursday, Samsung showed off what its Galaxy devices might look like if they had edge-to-edge displays. In the proposed design, Samsung would... Read more ...