Daniel Bader

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January Nexus security update now rolling from Google

On cue, Google’s own Nexus security bulletin has been updated detailing the fixes contained in an upcoming software patch rolling out to Nexus devices this week. Released as both an over-the-air…

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Bell captures title of fastest Canadian network by OpenSignal

Bell has been awarded the fastest mobile network in Canada by OpenSignal, the independent company behind popular mobile network testing apps for iOS and Android. Corroborating recent findings by RootMetrics,…

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BlackBerry Priv’s January security patch now rolling out

BlackBerry has begun rolling out a small patch for its Priv smartphone, bringing the device up to Google’s latest security standards for January. Indeed, the Priv is receiving the sought-after security…

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Daniel’s Favourite Things of 2015

2015 was a great year. For tech, for MobileSyrup, and for me. I can’t say that it all went well, because, as life goes, it didn’t. But here are a…

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Mourning a stranger: Goodbye, Rdio

It’s weird being with something through its whole life. When my family congregated at the veterinary clinic to put down my Irish Wolfhound, Baron, in 2009, his life as it related to…

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Moto X Play upgraded to Android 6.0 Marshmallow in Canada

Four days after its predecessor, the Moto X 2014, received the nod, Moto X Play customers in Canada have begun receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Available across all carriers, including Bell,…