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Jawbone adds UP24 support to its Android app in version 3.0

Jawbone has finally updated its Android app to bring it, if not exactly, close to feature parity with its iPhone counterpart. The company released UP 3.0 for Android this week, adding support for its new wireless UP24 bracelet, which replaces the longer-lasting but plug in-only UP band from last year. Considering the Apple Store, one

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TELUS now selling the Galaxy Gear for $200

If you’ve ever wanted to have Samsung’s first-gen smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, then now might be your opportunity. While most retailers are selling the Gear between $250 to $330, TELUS has dramatically reduced the cost to a respectable $199.99. There’s no word on inventory levels, but the colour of choice is Jet Black. One reason

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Samsung debuts a US-only, Samsung-only streaming music service

Oh, wicked is the scourge of geographic restrictions! Samsung has debuted a free and unlimited streaming service for its range of high-end Galaxy devices today, but it’s only available in the United States. The Slacker-powered service has a beautiful, very un-Samsung interface, and allows fine-tuning one of 200 stations. The full feature list is below,

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TELUS says the Galaxy S5 will cost $249 on a 2-year term

TELUS, along with 10 other Canadian carriers, will be releasing the Samsung Galaxy S5 in April — probably April 11th. Pre-registrations, which is basically dropping down your email address to be kept informed of the launch, went live back on February 24th. We have now been informed that the release is near and TELUS will

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Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2-inch officially launches in Canada

If the 10-inch Android tablets are simply too small for you then you might want to consider getting a size bigger at 12.2-inches. Samsung has officially released the GALAXY NotePRO 12.2-inch to Canadians for $769.99. This Android-powered tablet is aimed directly at the professional market as it offers S Pen and Multi Window functionality, and

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TELUS will carry the Samsung Galaxy S5 in Shimmer White and Charcoal Black

Earlier this week Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5 (check out our breakdown here). As for Canada, this 5.1-inch KitKat-powered device will be heading here sometime in April, probably on April 11th with the rest of the world, and eleven carriers are on board: Bell, Eastlink, Fido, Koodo, MTS, Rogers, SaskTel, TELUS, Videotron, Virgin Mobile and

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Boring is the new black: why 2014 is the year of small changes

Yesterday, during Samsung’s first Unpacked 2014 press conference, JK Shin, the company’s head of mobile, said something that would have seemed out of place during the ostentatious, Broadway-scale Galaxy S4 unveiling a year earlier. He said, “Our consumers don’t want the most eye-popping technology, and they don’t want the most complex technology. Our consumers want durable

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