Ian Hardy

BBM for iOS beta brings Private Chat feature

BBM beta for Android was recently redesigned and updated to include a Private Chat feature, and it seems iOS users have now been graced with the same option. In the…

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. -iOS 9 coming later…

P.E.I. tables new bill to double fines for distracted driving

Following the recent trend of provincial governments imposing tougher fines for distracted driving infractions, Prince Edward Island Transportation Minister Paula Biggar has tabled new legislation that aims to double the…

CIBC improves Apple Watch support on its iOS app

CIBC has updated its mobile banking app for iOS to add Apple Watch support. In addition to addressing several longstanding bugs, the updates adds several features that are already on…

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua quietly launches on Videotron

Following the announcement of the Xperia M4 Aqua, Videotron is the first Canadian carrier to start selling the smartphone. Videotron has priced the Xperia M4 Aqua at $299.95 outright, or…

LG G Stylo now available at Videotron

As we reported yesterday, the stylus-equipped LG G Stylo was tipped to arrive at a number of Canadian carriers. Those interested in this Android-powered device can now venture over to Quebec-based…