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iTunes Pass arrives in Canada, lets you refill at an Apple Store

Apple users across North America can now add money to an iTunes account at a local Apple Store. iTunes Pass is now available in the United States, Canada, and Australia following a Japanese launch earlier this week. iTunes Pass is basically for those that don’t want to link their credit card to their iTunes account (or younger

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Tab brings its mobile restaurant payment solution to Android

Take a good, hard look for Tab in the Google Play Store, and instead you’ll come across myriad ways to play “Stairway to Heaven” on a guitar. But once you’ve overcome the SEO calamity of this mobile restaurant payment app from the Toronto development team previously behind Huddlers and Chime, you’ll find a great new way to split,

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Study: Annual Internet of Things spending to increase 375% by 2018

A recent IDC survey commissioned by TELUS has revealed that only a small portion of Canadian businesses have an Internet of Things solutions in place. This is despite the fact that IoT spending is expected to grow by 375 percent in the next four years. Right now, only six percent of Canadian businesses have an

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Bootloader unlock process for the Xperias just got easier

Smartphone manufacturers generally believe that the custom UI they slap on top of their phones’ Android install is perfect. It’s the best possible experience you could have on a phone and you would never, ever want to change it, right? Well, not quite. Many companies  recognise that devs and enthusiasts like to tweak the software,

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You can now pay for your Grooveshark with Bitcoin

Earlier this year, Stripe announced that its users would soon be able to accept Bitcoin payments from their customers. The private beta program was launched in the spring, and it looks like Grooveshark is one of the first eager businesses to adopt the new form of payment. Reddit user cloud109 this past weekend posted a

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Apple and IBM announce enterprise software and device partnership

Apple and IBM have announced a partnership that will see the two companies team up in an enterprise push involving IBM software and Apple hardware. This exclusive partnership will see IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities arrive on Apple’s iOS devices. The deal covers more than 100 industry-specific enterprise solutions and will include native apps designed exclusively

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