Daniel Bader


SyrupCast 56: Coffee, Tech and a Whole Lot of Handsome

Happy new year! The SyrupCast is back for a two-part special edition episode featuring two of our favourite tech writers: Pocketnow’s Michael Fisher, and The Best Damn Coffee’s Taylor Martin….


Apple’s App Store price increases now in effect

It had to happen eventually. The prices of smartphones are set to rise even more this year on continued weakness in the Canadian Dollar, so it came as no shock that…

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The Galaxy S7 is probably coming to Canada

Listen, we get it: it’s cold outside, and when you walk down the street, the wind howls at you, tearing into your exposed face like so many tiny cuts. You…


ZTE Axon Pro comes to Canada through Newegg

Last November, ZTE and Fido partnered to bring the Chinese company’s Axon smartphone to Canada, a well-designed mid-range Android smartphone with software concessions, designed specifically for the North American market….


Bell and the CRTC square off in Mobile TV trial

A federal court has agreed to hear an appeal by Bell regarding a decision the CRTC, Canada’s telecom regulator, issued last year. At stake is the definition of what constitutes a…

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Let’s discuss Netflix, Shomi and CraveTV

As of Thursday, with the Canada-wide launch of Bell’s streaming television service, Canadians are newly awash in streaming service options — something we’re not necessarily used to. CraveTV now joins…


EQ Bank combines chequing and savings for the mobile age

The story of Canadian banking is often likened to that the mobile industry: reliable, robust, but expensive, with a lack of sufficient competition from upstarts to force the incumbents to…