Category: Various News

New Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 coming soon to The Source, we go hands-on (Video)

A couple of weeks ago, Parrot came to Toronto to showcase two of their latest products: the 2.0 version of their very cool AR.Drone smartphone- and tablet-controlled quadrocopter, and their new Philippe Starck-designed Zik Bluetooth headphones. In the video after the jump, I got the chance to talk to Peter George, Parrot’s VP of Sales

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XM online+ app for Android now available

XM Canada has officially released their XM online+ for Android. The app has the same features as their iPhone, iPad, iPod and BlackBerry app where you get access to music, talk shows, sports and entertainment shows… basically over 100 different kinds of broadcasts that are on XM. The price is $7.99 a month or if

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 gets ripped apart…

The new BlackBerry Torch 9800 will be coming to Canada via Rogers, Bell, TELUS and Virgin Mobile. It’s a slider and it comes with RIM’s new BlackBerry 6 OS, 3.2-inch touchscreen display with a QWERTY keyboard, 624 MHz processor, 512 MB of internal flash memory, can hold up to 32GB with a microSD card, 5

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“Poynt” now available on Android devices

Calgary-based Multiplied Media has created a successful location based app called “Poynt”. It’s been available on the iPhone and BlackBerry device for some time, but it’s now available for Android users to enjoy. The app is free and can help you find phone numbers, addresses, maps, directions and offers features to read movie reviews, view

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Samsung looking for 30 “Mobilers” to be brand ambassadors

Samsung Canada is looking for some help. They’ve put together a Facebook contest called “Samsung Mob!ler” where you could take home a Android Galaxy Vibrant. That’s not event the best part of the contest. If you win you’ll get access to new devices, help develop future apps and possibly visit the Samsung headquarters in Korea.

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Molson Canadian releases the “Seize the Summer” App

Didn’t know about this app that Molson Canadian created. It’s called the “Seize the Summer App” and you earn “virtual badges” every time you do something. You’ll have to first join their Facebook group here and then download the app but basically when you do something this summer such as catch a fish, go on

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Quick Contest: Selection of SIM cards up for grabs

Here’s a quick contest again… We’ve got 5 TELUS SIM cards, 5 WIND Mobile SIM cards and 5 Bell SIM cards up for grabs. All you have to do to win this one of these bad boys is one of the following: follow us on Twitter, become a member of our Forum or enter your

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Analyst: Total recall of the iPhone 4 could cost $900 million

More talk around this much talked about Apple iPhone 4 antenna issues. RBC Capital Markets Analyst Mike Abramsky says that if Apple goes the route of doing a “broad repair scenario, or even a full recall” of the iPhone 4 it could cost upwards of $900 million… to which he said “Apple can easily afford

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