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Netflix Updated To Support 720p Displays On Windows Phone 8

Netflix has updated its Windows Phone app to fully support Windows Phone 8. While the new version doesn’t add any true new features, it now takes advantage of the 16:9 aspect ratio found on devices like the HTC 8X and Samsung ATIV S. Previously, due to the 5:3 limitation of WP7.5 devices at 800×480, there

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Export Development Canada Funds $260 Million Telefónica Capital Procurement For BlackBerry Devices And Services

Export Development Canada, the country’s credit agency for products and companies that do business outside our borders, have announced a €200 million (approximately $260 million CDN) “working capital facility” to one of the world’s largest mobile operators, Telefónica, for “the procurement of BlackBerry smartphones, services and solutions across its worldwide operations.” The Spain-based company will receive

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Deezer For Android Goes Holo With New Beta Version

Deezer may not have the same profile in Canada as Rdio, but the streaming service offers over 20 million tracks and operates in 182 countries. It claims to be the world’s most popular streaming music service, and competes with Spotify directly by offering an SDK with which developers can create Deezer-integrated apps. The French company

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TELUS LG Optimus 7 Receiving Update To Windows Phone 7.8

One of the first Windows Phone devices to be released has typically been the first to receive updates, too, and the situation is no different today. TELUS’ LG Optimus 7 has been updated to Windows Phone 7.8, the first device in Canada to officially receive the new software. While the differences are minor and are

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Agenda Calendar Updated With Long-Awaited Scrolling Widget

After a relatively long wait, Agenda Calendar, one of the classiest-looking calendar apps for Android, has been updated with a widget. Ordinarily this wouldn’t be a big announcement except for the fact that developer savvy apps’ excellent Android adaptation was almost great. Now, with this widget, it gets a whole-hearted recommendation. Despite choices for the more

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