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BlackBerry PlayBook prices drop in Canada

09/23/2011, After disappointing Q2 results from RIM this year, especially in terms of PlayBook sales, RIM announced that it would be discounting the QNX tablet - but with incentive programs, rebates and deals. However, it looks like retailers in Canada have other...

2,700 Blackberry Torch 9810s stolen from warehouse in Ontario

08/26/2011, If you’re looking to get your hands on the new Blackberry Torch 9810 from other sources such as eBay or perhaps Craigslist, you may want to make sure that the Torch that is being sold is a legitimate copy and that the seller is someone, whom at the very...

Exclusive Canadian Xbox bundle includes Halo 3

08/25/2011, Good news Canadians, it appears that an Xbox bundle which seems to be exclusively for Canada is expected to be released this week! In order to attract more customers and add to their already huge fanbase, Microsoft will be releasing an Xbox bundle for...

New BlackBerry release dates confirmed by Rogers

08/10/2011, Yesterday we reported about the new BlackBerry Torch phones arriving on Telus’ network in Canada on August 15th. Well, thanks to a recent tweet from Rogers, it looks like the phones will be arriving even earlier than expected. According to the...

Xbox Kinect finds a use in Sunnybrook Health Services Center

07/14/2011, A while back we had reported that Microsoft saw a future where the Kinect could be used within the healthcare industry, and it looks like that future has arrived. It seems that the doctors at Sunnybrook Health Services Center in Canada have started to use...

Sony Ericsson Canada hacked

05/25/2011, Remember yesterday when I said it wouldn’t be a surprise if Sony was hacked again? Well, they did and this time it’s Sony Ericsson Canada’s website. The hackers stole the names and email addresses of about 2,000 customers from the...

Video games make people eat more?

04/19/2011, It looks like people are just trying to discourage today’s youth from playing video games. In one of the strangest studies that recently took place, the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition came up with a conclusion that video gamers tend to eat...

Best Buy in Canada begins to receive Nexus S stock

04/01/2011, Our friends living in Canada will just have to wait for two more weeks or so before they are able to get their hands on the Google Nexus S which will have Android 2.3 Gingerbread right out of the box, as it finally makes its way to Canada. Stock of the...

Netflix narrows bandwidth for capped Canadian users

03/28/2011, Netflix has just issued a statement that they will be slimming down the bandwidth demands of its video service in Canada, which means streaming there will rely on a lower 300MB per hour bitrate which consumes 66% less data but with “minimal...

BlackBerry PlayBook up for pre-order today

03/22/2011, RIM has officially announced the pre-order details for its highly anticipated QNX tablet, the BlackBerry PlayBook. According to them, the tablet will hit the shelves in all Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores in the US and Best Buy and Future Shop stores...

Canadian Starbucks gets interactive storefront display

02/07/2011, Our friends living in the Great White North catch up with us, as their Starbucks stores in Toronto and Vancouver now offer more than just great coffee (something tells me there will be others who dispute this) and free Wi-Fi connectivity –...

Netflix could arrive in Canada tomorrow?

09/21/2010, Word on the street has it that the Netflix streaming service will arrive in the Great White North tomorrow, according to a Netflix spokesman who mentioned in a phone conversation with CNET. There was not official confirmation though, but it does seem to...

3D speed bump could slow down oncoming vehicles

09/10/2010, Speed bumps are there for a very good reason – they hope to slow down vehicles, particularly in busy areas or places where plenty of human traffic is. Well, like a lot of things in life, nothing really works out as planned, which is why we more...