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Update: Winners announced in Royal Canadian Mint’s “MintChip Challenge”

It’s been a long road for those who took part in the Canadian Mint’s “MintChip Challenge.” Officially kicked off last April, 500 developers challenged themselves to create a digital payment app on various platforms (iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, desktop and mobile browsers) with the goal to one day help the Mint bridge into the

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Apple Notifications sends you a text message for order updates in Canada

Apple has launched ‘Apple Notifications’, a service that provides periodic text message updates for orders made on its online store. This can be activated during Checkout, in addition to email notifications, and can be turned off by replying STOP to the message itself. The notifications include shipping and delivery times. The company must have a

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Android app revenue one quarter of iOS for developers: Flurry

Even though Android has huge volume momentum right now, and has reached over 10 billion downloads in its Marketplace, app developers are still struggling to make money. According to Flurry Analytics, which tracks nearly 50,000 iOS and Android apps from around the world, developer interest in Android has decreased by a third since the beginning

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NFC and what it means to you…

A few months ago when Google along with Samsung Mobile announced the Gingerbread release of the Android platform and the new Nexus S flagship device, they also announced one of the main features, Near Field Communication (NFC). NFC is an enhanced version of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology which works over short range using electromagnetic

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Public Mobile signs exclusive distribution deal with Eyeshot Media

Public Mobile recently started selling their wireless service in 60 Gateway Newstands in Toronto (Montreal will be launching soon). In addition, they are currently doing a trial in select Toronto Money Mart locations. Today they expanded their distribution reach by 4 more locations in the Toronto area by partnering up with Eyeshot Media. Don’t be

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How to order a Nexus One if you live outside the USA

Google announced the Nexus One last week but unfortunately for us Canadians we were officially shut out of the game. Mobile enthusiasts were finding any sort of angle they could find to score themselves one. Rumours are that Wind Mobile will eventually sell it… but for now, the easy way is through eBay or if

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If you speak French you might get a free Rogers webphone

Yesterday we wrote about how Rogers dropped some prices of their “webphones” to $0.99. Stellar deal for some good solid devices. If you are looking to save a buck you might be in luck. Thanks to Pat who spotted some slight benefits of speaking French. Visit the Rogers.com site and click on the “Fran├žais” link

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Rogers starts selling “webphones” at $0.99 on 3-year

Remember that “Webphones” promo Rogers has going on? It’s the one with the Bold 9000, LG Eve, Sony Ericsson Xperia X1, Nokia N86 and the HTC Magic all priced under $100 on a 3-year. Seems they have sweetened the deal as all these are now priced at a low $0.99 on a 3-year. I followed

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