Category: Mobile News

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Google Play Music adds gapless playback on iOS

Google Play Music for iOS added a few substantial new features this week, bringing it in line with its Android counterpart. The service, newly available in Canada, now offers gapless playback between songs, so albums can be heard as intended by the artist. This option was recently added to Rdio’s Android app. Play Music for iOS also



Wind loves the AWS-3 auction, but Bell wants a ‘level playing field’

Two companies on very different sides of the wireless competition argument have come out for and against the upcoming AWS-3 spectrum auction. Wind Mobile and its Chairman, Tony Lacavera, was anticipating such an announcement, claiming it a “significant and important step in encouraging more competition, more choice and more value in the Canadian wireless industry,”



Nominations now open for the Canadian Video Game Awards

The Canadian Video Game Awards show is happening on November 21st in Toronto, and while much of the event will focus on consoles, there are a number of categories that include mobile gaming. Canada has become one of the leaders in producing top rated titles including FIFA 15, NHL 15, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Rival Knights and



BlackBerry wins three Red Dot product design awards for Q10, Q5 and Z30

While sales of BlackBerry 10 devices have not been able to turn the company’s finances around, the company has been recognized for the design of its latest smartphones. BlackBerry has won three Red Dot Awards in the category of product design, specifically for the Q10, Q5 and Z30. According to the press release, a 40-member


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How to enable ‘OK, Google’ voice search across your Android smartphone

When we reported during I/O that Google Search had been updated to allow the “OK, Google” voice search hotword to work from anywhere on an Android smartphone, including the lock screen, there was a mix of excitement and confusion from Canadian Android users. They had updated to the latest build, alright, but they couldn’t get