Per-hour bike rental service Bixi began its life in Montreal, so it’s fitting that Montreal-based Sam Vermette, creator of popular iOS and Android-based Transit App, would integrate the service into his app. With version 3.1, the iOS app now supports bike storage and rental information for the following cities: Toronto, Montreal, NYC, Chicago, Boston, Washington
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It’s only been a few days since the announcement of Android L, but Google has already dispatched the first two of what is expected to be a whirlwind of app redesigns. With Android L, Google announced Material Design, a new design language that prioritizes movement, shadow and colour. While these updates to Docs and Sheets don’t
Android are complaining of a week-long Gmail synchronization issue, affecting users’ ability to refresh email both automatically and manually. The first complaints hit Google’s Product Forums on June 23rd, and the main thread has now reached 150 posts, many of whom complain that the issue is relegated to Android alone, with other platforms unaffected. A Google
Apple used to offer iPhone 5 users $270 CDN in trade-in value towards a new iPhone 5s; now it offers $225. Just like that, the company lowered the maximum trade-in value of its 2012 flagship this week, noting the slow depreciation of the device in light of an upcoming product refresh this fall. The iPhone
Google has gone through with its rumoured acquisition of Songza, the popular playlist-heavy music streaming service that uses curation to help listeners find the perfect grouping of songs for any mood, time or weather report. While financial details have not been released, Google says that nothing will change at Songza, which has an office in
Lo and behold, the yellow Nexus 5 is real. Despite not yet being available on the Play Store, Google’s fifth Nexus is set to receive a fourth colour variation after debuting with black and white and, later, adding a stunning red variant. Captured in what appears to be a banner image set to go live
Twitter introduced mobile app promotion in beta earlier this year to make it easier for app developers — and their advertising networks — to reach audiences through the social network.
There’s something exciting about picking up the same old phone you’ve used for months, perhaps years, and seeing something entirely different and useful upon unlocking. For a long time, Android launchers have been the means to accomplish such transformations, but it’s only in the past year or so that developers have been able to translate
Project Tango is the less immediately “cool” project from Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects division. Ara is all about modular smartphones and the potential that ranges from a $50 WiFi-only device to an $800 waterproof monstrosity designed for reading the oxygen levels in water. Tango, on the other hand, is all about sensors, and being able
Apple has released a small update for all its iOS 7-compatible devices, resolving some issues with data transfer for third-party accessories and improving iBeacon connectivity and stability. The update, which is available for iPhone 4 to 5s and iPad 2 to Air, is 32MB if coming from iOS 7.1.1. It also likely resolves the exploit