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The newest iOS – things you surely did not know

iOS new featuresSince iOS 11 was launched, everyone is hyped with its potential and new features. Even though Apple users were already used to the interface of iOS, the latest version surprised everyone with its major changes in term of appearance and features. Since both iPhone 8 and X were launched some while ago, it was almost…


Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:20:31 +0000
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iPhone No Sound: Tips on How to Fix this Common Issue

iPhone No SoundiPhones are great devices, no one will deny this! However, they too have floods and, despite what Apple is trying to sell you, they can be easily broken. For instance, there is a problem that is quite common on many Apple devices, regardless of their version number, and that is the iPhone no sound issue.…


Wed, 12 Jul 2017 10:18:52 +0000
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Transferring money through mobile: Why digital wallets are the future of commerce?

digital walletTransferring money through mobile is becoming increasingly popular as mobile wallets continue to develop and evolve. Millennials are in particular aboard the hype and helping to drive the digital wallet revolution. It’s no secret that the functions of the smartphone are endless, but their payment capabilities now represent a whole different ball game. And it’s…


Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:25:15 +0000
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Will the New Nokia 3310 be a Success?

Nokia 3310With Nokia poised to release a new, upgraded version of the iconic 3310 handset, opinion in the marketplace has been polarised. While the device has been subjected to ten-times more pre-registration interest than any other flagship handset so far in 2017. For example, some dissenting voices have claimed that the device will struggle to compete…


Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:32:33 +0000
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Two Companies Apple Should Acquire: Evernote and VMware

Apple StoreWith Apple’s cash pile growing with the day, we are wondering when (or whether) will they start making big moves, as in – big acquisitions. The iPhone maker typically acquires smaller firms, but with more than $200 billion sitting at their offshore accounts, one wonders how on earth will they spend/invest all the cash. There…


Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:44:34 +0000
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Jabra Storm review

Jabra StormLet me start by saying this – the Jabra Storm is by far the best Bluetooth headset I’ve ever used. Period. I know there are (arguably) better models, but I haven’t been able to play with one of those. The Storm offers a great sound quality, it’s easy to carry around (you can forget you…


Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:06:11 +0000
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Review: Shine laser light Bluetooth headphones

Shine laser light Bluetooth headphonesIEC Technology — which has offices in Shenzhen, China and London, UK — has recently launched its laser-light based Bluetooth stereophonic headsets, called Shine, on Kickstarter. We had a chance to try them out before the general public, and this article is all about our experience with the product. But first, let’s look at Shine’s…


Sun, 06 Dec 2015 18:04:03 +0000
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Martian Aviator B10 review: regular looking watch with a brain

Martian Aviator B10 in handThese days we get to see a number of different smart watches. There are those that look and act like small computers, running a kind of specialized operating system, like Apple Watch, Samsung’s Tizen watches, Pebble and an array of Android Wear devices. Products made by Martian are different. First and foremost they look like…


Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:00:56 +0000
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Amazon should acquire BlackBerry; here are 4 reasons why that could be a good idea

BlackBerryIf Chinese handset makers like Huawei and ZTE don’t cut it — due to security and “all that jazz” — perhaps the best contender to take over BlackBerry is Amazon. There are a few reasons why this could be a good move for the online retail giant: 1. Amazon wants its own eco-system, not the…


Sun, 29 Mar 2015 08:27:30 +0000
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Neptune Suite smart watch with phone and tablet screens killing it at Indiegogo

Neptune SuiteNeptune wants to completely redefine how we think of mobile devices. They don’t see a smartphone in the center of it all; rather, they think that position should go to an Android-powered smart watch that will simply have bigger screens to connect to. One of the screens would come in the form of a traditional…


Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:52:15 +0000
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News for Canada

Nearly 100 people submit statements in Winnipeg case under new Canadian victims rights bill

Cooper Nemeth's friends, family

An “unprecedented” number of victim impact statements has delayed the sentencing hearing for the killer of a Winnipeg high school student — and legal experts says the relatively new Canadian Victims Bill of Rights is to blame.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:00:00 EST
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Man living in shack on northern Alberta reserve pleads for housing with running water

Gary Grandbois getting water

A man living in a shack without running water for more than 12 years on a northern Alberta reserve is asking for help.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 13:23:35 EST
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Family of Ontario crash victim denied chance to face accused

Robert Cadieux

After Kristine Cadieux died in a collision last June on Highway 401, her husband expected a chance to face the driver who caused it and deliver a victim impact statement in court. But Cadieux says he wasn't told about any court proceedings until three days after the man was sentenced.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:00:00 EST
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'Somebody died because of that': Canada's mentally ill allowed to own, buy guns

Adrian Clavier, left, and Corey Lewis

The country's gun control system is specifically designed to keep Canadians safe, yet it's allowing mentally ill people to get their hands on guns — and they are being used in suicides


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 21:00:00 EST
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Winnipeg guitarist who left mother to die on floor pleads guilty to negligence

Ron Siwicki, Winnipeg guitarist, pleads guilty of letting mom die on floor

Ron Siwicki has pleaded guilty to criminal negligence after his injured 89-year-old mother was left to die on the floor of their shared Winnipeg home.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:30:32 EST
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Pop-up pot stalls causing concern in Vancouver

Robson Square pot

Vendors openly selling cannabis and edibles from tents and tables at Robson Square are causing concern among Vancouver residents and at city hall.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 10:00:00 EST
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Lower U.S. business taxes, uncertainty over NAFTA complicate Trudeau's investment pitch in Davos

Switzerland Davos Forum

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Finance Minister Bill Morneau, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and Status of Women Minister Maryam Monsef set off today for the annual gathering in Switzerland with goals that include attracting investment, promoting a gender-balanced economy and preparing for hosting the G7 in June.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:00:00 EST
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'My mother didn't die for nothing,' says Inuvik woman ahead of Yellowknife MMIWG inquiry

Lesa Semmler, Joyce Semmler

Lesa Semmler will be one of the first to publicly testify when the Inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls hearings begin in Yellowknife Tuesday.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:00:00 EST
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Traces of blood found by police in Bruce McArthur's vehicle, auto shop owner says

Dominic Vetere

The owner of an auto parts shop says police had been investigating Bruce McArthur, who has been charged in the murder of two men, since early October, when they first came looking for a vehicle he sold.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 17:23:02 EST
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In a city of accents, what's considered 'cute' versus 'foreign' reveals a hierarchy

Yunxiang Gao

By all accounts, Yunxiang Gao is a well-educated, qualified professor and her credentials and accolades speak volumes, yet some students fixate on her accent.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:00:00 EST
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With a deep tech talent pool, Toronto could hit Amazon's 'sweet spot' with bid for new HQ

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Toronto faces stiff competition in its bid to court Amazon, but some Canadian tech watchers agree that among the 20 cities short-listed as potential locations for the company's second headquarters, Toronto might just hit "the sweet spot."


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:04:26 EST
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Edmonton girl, 3, suffers serious injury to her hand due to botched IV line, mother says

Jalena Gunther

An Edmonton mother is worried her three-year-old daughter, who is recovering from open-heart surgery, sustained lifelong damage to her hand after a misplaced IV line caused the tissue to blister and decay.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 19:28:23 EST
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Quebec City Muslims alarmed by increasingly public displays of racism one year after mosque shooting

Mosque anniversary - Rachid Raffa

Muslims from three generations reflect on the year that has passed since the deadly shooting at a Quebec City mosque on Jan. 29, 2017, which left six dead.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 19:00:00 EST
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Insurers say Canadian weather getting weirder

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An index compiled by the insurance industry indicates extreme weather in Canada is falling outside the range of normal variability more frequently.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 15:33:08 EST
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Amazon would have been welcome, say Canadian tech sector CEOs whose cities were snubbed

Amazon warehouse

Tech sector entrepreneurs whose Canadian cities were snubbed by Amazon in its search for a second corporate campus say they are disappointed, despite fears they would have seen increased competition for scarce skilled talent.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 11:30:08 EST
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Rogers sales tactics and the 'Tide pod challenge': CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Tv Boxes Legal Battle

Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 05:00:21 EST
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Wind wreaks havoc, leaves thousands without power in B.C.

Downed Trees Back Yard D'Arcy Ashley Twitter

BC Hydro crews are working to restore electricity for thousands of customers on the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island, while BC Ferries sailings also impacted, along with some mountain resort operations.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 11:49:35 EST
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Farmers Dairy milk pulled from shelves for 'off-taste flavour'

Farmers milk

If you recently bought Farmers Dairy milk that tastes off, the company says you can return it for a full refund.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:54:59 EST
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Speed Skating Canada investigating 'substantive' complaints against head coach

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The head of Speed Skating Canada tells CBC News the organization is investigating “substantive” complaints against its head coach, Michael Crowe.


Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:19:36 EST
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New tactics, old scam: CRA fraud scheme still making the rounds

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Police in Newfoundland and Labrador have had so many calls about a CRA scam already this year that they're asking people to call only if they've lost money. Meanwhile, one N.L. woman duped by a text version of the scam is worried about identity theft after sharing her personal information.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 07:30:00 EST
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