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SyrupCast 22: Wearing your heart rate on your sleeve

This week, TELUS’s new Your Choice plans are discussed and dissected: why the change, and are there any consumer advantages? Plus, Samsung’s Gear S smartwatch, and whether Canadians — consumers and…

Apple to license Lightning port to third-party accessory manufacturers

Apple has reportedly given third-party manufacturers of accessories the go-ahead to start incorporating its proprietary Lightning connector into their products. 9to5Mac reports that the announcement was made at Apple’s annual briefing…

SyrupCast 21: Chairman Handsome

On SyrupCast 21, we talk about the Nexus 6, referencing our review and our first impressions of Android 5.0 Lollipop — is it all it’s cracked up to be? We…

Apple says iOS 8 adoption is now at 56%

Apple hasn’t quite had the easiest time with iOS adoption compared to past OS releases. From the start, adoption has been slower than iOS 7 and iOS 6, and as…

WSJ posts full Tim Cook interview [VIDEO]

The Wall Street Journal has posted the full interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook from its WSJDLive event last month. Pieces of the interview had already found their way online,…

Apple rolls out online iMessage deregistration tool

Apple has added a tool its repertoire to attempt to make things right with users leaving the iPhone for other platforms. For years, registering one’s phone number with iMessage meant…