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Pebble Time shipping will begin the second half of May

Vancouver-born Eric Migicovsky’s fine-tuned engineering background has made Pebble into one of the pioneers of the smartwatch industry. The company successfully moved from Waterloo to Palo Alto after raising $26 million…

HTC One mini will not receive Lollipop update

The HTC One mini was released in Canada last year on Rogers and Fido. While fans of the device, and its sequel, were expecting the Snapdragon 400-powered device to be updated…

Microsoft Lumia 435 now available from Telus and Koodo

Windows Phone fans in Canada have something new to look forward to this week. After a brief announcement last month, the Lumia 435 is now available on Telus and Koodo, sold exclusively…

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. – MobileSyrup Community is…

Custom BBM PINs discounted by 50%

Back in March, BlackBerry introduced custom BBM PINs on iOS, Android, and BlackBerry 10, allowing millions of users to personalize their identification numbers for a monthly subscription of $1.99 (USD). The move was…

Meerkat now available to everyone on Android

Live streaming service Meerkat released a private beta for its forthcoming Android app on April 16th. At the time, the company didn’t say how many people would be welcomed into the…