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Apple has shipped a billion iOS devices

Apple announced its Q1 2015 results earlier today. The numbers came in at $74.6 billion in revenue, with shipments of 74.5 million iPhones. Apple CEO Tim Cook stated on the conference…

Twitter adds Group DMs, inline videos to mobile apps

Twitter has added two long-awaited features to its growing-but-not-so-quickly service. The first will likely have huge implications for the way people interact with others privately going forward, while the latter…

theScore adds Today View Widget to iOS app

Toronto-based theScore Inc. added a much-requested new feature to its iOS 8 app today, a Today View Widget that allows user to check scores and news without opening the app…

SyrupCast 29: Holograms, Holograms, Holograms!

This week, we talk about Microsoft’s new moonshot, its augmented reality wearable, HoloLens, and lots of Windows 10 stuff. Can it fix the company’s epic fragmentation issues? We talk about…

Toronto developer creates iOS app for shift workers

Nearly 30% of Canadians work what the government considers shift work, an often-vacillating schedule of multiple jobs or last minute fill-ins. Sorting out the logistics of such appointment-filling is the…

Deezer adds lyrics feature to iOS app

Exactly a month ago, Deezer added a lyrics feature to its Android app. The French streaming music company, which has been available in Canada since 2012, allowed users to tap…