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Moto G4 Plus Hands-on: The mid-range phone to watch

After a confusing unveiling last week, the MobileSyrup team got a chance to go hands-on with Motorola’s latest mid-range smartphone, the Moto G4 Plus. I suspect the G4 Plus will…

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Google’s Daydream is poised to bring VR to the masses

Back in the now distant year of 2014, Google released a small, low-cost virtual reality headset called Google Cardboard, a simple device that overshadowed almost everything else the company discussed…

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2016 BMW 7 Series: Infotainment in overdrive

Luxury vehicles are meant to be trend-setters in a number of ways, and are typically the models automakers use to introduce cutting-edge technologies to the market. This is what BMW…

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Akira and the rise of telemedicine in Canada

For under $34, many Canadians can purchase a meal, see a movie or even buy a weekly bus pass. What most Canadian’s don’t know however, is that an average doctor’s…

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Microsoft Band 2, six months later

Microsoft released the original Microsoft Band in late 2014, a surprise announcement that – and this is an usual move in the modern tech industry – was leak-free prior to its big…

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What Apple Pay means for mobile payments in Canada

Mobile payment use in Canada took a massive step forward this past week when Apple announced Apple Pay support for Interac, MasterCard and Visa cards from CIBC and RBC, with the…

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The BlackBerry Priv, six months later

BlackBerry CEO John Chen would never dare say it publicly, but launching an Android-based smartphone all but signaled the end for the company’s own BB10 operating system. The BlackBerry Priv…

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Fitbit Alta review: The perfect Fitbit for almost everyone

Step counters, or pedometers as they’re more formally know, have existed for centuries – most people probably remember getting one alongside a box of cereal they purchased sometime in the past…

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HTC 10 review: Back to basics

For HTC, the 10 is a return back to the basic concept of a smartphone. It’s also a direct response to the heavy criticism the M9 received last year, likely…

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10 things you should know about the HTC 10

 1. Low call volume By Rose Behar Despite the 10’s amazing sound performance for listening to music, the sound quality for calling is poor. In any public or outdoor area,…