Ian Hardy

Google launches Street View app for iPhone and Android

Google has launched a new standalone app for Street View. Among other features, the app allows users to add their own 360-degree panoramas to Google Maps. Street View, available to…

WhatsApp now has 900 million monthly active users

The latest notable statistic on popular Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp is that it has over 900 million active monthly users. CEO Jan Koum revealed this news on his Facebook page and…

Moto X Play now available at Wind Mobile

The Moto X Play, Motorola’s latest flagship smartphone in Canada, is now available at Wind Mobile. This Android device is already available at several Canadian carriers, including Telus, Koodo, SaskTel…

Huawei Watch coming to Canada this month for $499

Lots of people were impressed with Huawei’s first Android Wear smartwatch when it was unveiled at Mobile World Congress in March, and today Canadians are one step closer to being…

Top Canadian mobile stories from the past week

Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Listed below is a quick overview of the top stories from the past seven days. – Apple announces September…

BlackBerry ‘Venice’ slider shown off from all angles

The BlackBerry “Venice” slider was announced in March during Mobile World Congress and the company promised it would be released sometime this year. Since that magical date, BlackBerry has been…

One billion people used Facebook on Monday

A historic accomplishment for Facebook occurred on Monday as 1 billion people used the social network in a single day. Started back in 2004, Facebook is now used by 1 in 7 people…

Huawei Ascend G7 now available at Videotron

The Huawei Ascend G7 made its Canadian debut in May as an exclusive on Wind Mobile, but it’s now available to customers on Quebec’s regional carrier, Videotron. Running Android 4.4.4,…