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Royal Canadian Mint sells digital currency MintChip

In mid-2012, the Royal Canadian Mint launched a national competition called the “MintChip Challenge” to encourage developers “to create innovative digital payment applications.” MintChip, a digital currency similar to Bitcoin, offered $50,000 in…

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Moto 360 Sport now available in Canada

Motorola has launched the latest version of its popular smartwatch in Canada, the Moto 360 Sport. As previously reported, Telus is the first to offer the wearable, with Best Buy stocking…

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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. – BlackBerry claims it’s…

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Moto 360 Sport launching in Canada for $380

For the second generation of its smartwatch, Motorola decided choice would be its differentiating factor. Canadians can purchase the wearable in two sizes and a variety of stainless steel hues….

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The “Glass Age” has arrived, says Corning

Corning has built its name from household products, but more recently, it is known for its ubiquitous Gorilla Glass, which is used to protect millions of smartphones and tablets. The…