Daniel Bader

Microsoft Continuum to make your Windows 10 phone into a PC

Originally announced alongside Windows 10, Continuum is moving from its core tablet functionality, bringing PC features to smartphones. During the Build 2015 Microsoft announced Continuum for phones, a way to bring…

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 review

I often use a phrase borrowed from Game of Thrones to describe the ephemeral nature of technology trends: “It is known.” See, our unreliable memories have, over time, created false…

The LG G4 is here: it’s a G3 turned up to 11

LG today announced the G4, coming to Canada in early June on Rogers, Bell, Telus, Videotron, and Wind Mobile. What at first appears to be a minor update over the…

SyrupCast 39: We The North (Want Google Fi)

This week, Daniel and Douglas dig deep into wearables, specifically focusing on the app potential of the Apple Watch and the upcoming Android Wear update. Also discussed is the tenuous…

Welcome to the Apple Watch era

For a long time there were smartphones, but they weren’t very good. Blocky and slow, with insipid user interfaces, their ‘smart’ness was predicated on the notion of utility, of ostensibly adding…