Nine Tail Studios has launched a new game called Monsters Rising on the Apple App Store.read more
Canadian authorities asked Apple for user data just six times between Jan, 1 and June 30, 2013, according to the company’s first transparency report, released on Tuesday.read more
Former chief executive officer of Apple John Sculley believes BlackBerry's shaken-up board of directors can breathe new life into the dying company.read more
Toronto-based Wishabi, which operates a digital flyer platform used by retailers across North America, this week announced the launch of Flipp, a flyer app that helps consumers find sales in their community and plan their weekly shopping trips.read more
Montreal startup MFive Labs announced this morning that it has raised a seed financing round of $500,000 led by Real Ventures and including BDC Venture Capital.read more
Introducing Sphero 2.0 by Orbotix: if you haven’t heard of this unique gaming platform yet, you are in for a treat. On the surface, there is nothing particular about the ball, it’s round, white with a little cute blue logo, but inside there is definitely something going on—an engine.
I place it on the charging dock and plug it to the wall. A light inside flashes and glows, changing colour several times. I download one of many apps and connect it to Bluetooth. I still don’t know what to expect.read more
Rockstar, a consortium that bought Nortel's warchest of patents during its bankruptcy acution, has launched a series a patent lawsuits against several mobile device manufacturers, including Samsung, HTC, and Google, the latter which Rockstar outbid for Nortel's patents.read more
Is Apple no longer the most profitable technology company in the world?read more
It's hard for anyone who now owns a smartphone to imagine not owning one.
Similarly it's difficult to fathom anyone upgrading an old device to opt for a "dumb" phone, or non-smartphone—especially when there are affordable entry-level options from every brand, even Apple.read more
BlackBerry has laid off another 300 employees from its headquarters in Waterloo.read more
Apple this week released its quarterly earnings report and the figures were nothing short of astounding.read more
BlackBerry released BBM for Apple's iOS and Google's Android one week ago and the instant messaging app already has 20 million downloads across the two platforms.read more
Within 24 hours of releasing BlackBerry Messenger for Google's Android and Apple's iOS, Waterloo-based smartphone pioneer BlackBerry says the app was downloaded on the competing platforms more than 10 million times.read more