Category: Apple


SaskTel and MTS release the iPhone 5S and 5C

The day has finally arrived for customers hooked onto Manitoba-based MTS or Saskatchewan-based SaskTel. Both regional carriers have launched the Apple iPhone 5S and the 5C today and here’s the pricing. There’s plenty of inventory of the 5C, but stock is limited for the iPhone 5s on both carriers. Best to call your local store



iPhone 5c Review

There’s nothing like watching a child open up a new toy. The smile, the unbridled ferocity of his imagination or her curiosity. It’s all very inspiring. Apple customers seem to relive this joy annually, but this year there is a new colourful alternative to “last year’s model.” The iPhone 5c replaces the iPhone 5 on



TELUS launches Link, the LTE-powered push-to-talk network

TELUS has launched a successor to its storied Mike push-to-talk network, dubbed TELUS Link. The new service is compatible with the company’s HSPA+ and LTE networks, and will work with select WiFi networks as well when it launches mid-month. Unlike Bell’s HSPA-based PTT network, Link is ostensibly compatible with all operating systems, including iOS, Android,



Leaked iPad 5 casing shows similarities to iPad mini (video)

Apple is expected to announce two new iPads at an event in October. The larger iPad is likely to receive a significant reduction in size and weight, with a design more in line with the iPad mini; the smaller iPad is expected to be upgraded to a Retina display, and both models could boast TouchID



Apple rolls out iOS 7.0.2, fixes lockscreen passcode bug

Apple has pushed though an update to iOS 7, now at version 7.0.2, that fixes the bug that allowed users to bypass the passcode unlock feature from the lock screen – now making making your device (iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch) a bit more secure. In addition, Apple has also reintroduced a Greek keyboard option



MTS and SaskTel to launch the iPhone 5S and 5C on October 1st

Now that the new iPhone 5c and the iPhone 5s have successfully been released in Canada and available through the larger wireless players (Rogers, Bell, TELUS, Virgin, Koodo and Fido), the regional carriers are starting to announce launch plans. First up are Saskatchewan-based SaskTel and Manitoba-based MTS by confirming that both the iPhone 5c and



Apple extends AppleCare+ to countries beyond purchase locale

Apple has quietly updated its AppleCare+ terms of service to allow customers in need the option of swapping out an iOS device in any country that offers the service. Travellers can now go into any Apple store and receive a hardware replacement as long as that country has the same SKU. Previously, users would pay