Ian Hardy

Facebook launches Amber Alerts in Canada

In 2010, the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) and the RCMP launched a free service to issue AMBER Alert texts to Canadian mobile device owners. For those that don’t know,…

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. – Spotify is no…

BlackBerry announces jobs cuts in its devices business

Last August, BlackBerry CEO John Chen proudly announced that a restructuring process that trimmed 7,000 employees from its balance sheet was finished. At the time, an internal memo noted, “We have completed…

OnePlus Two shows up in Geekbench benchmark

According to benchmarks appearing on Geekbench, OnePlus will reportedly launch the OnePlus Two with model number A2001 and sport Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 processor, which corresponds to previous rumours. In addition,…