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SyrupCast 26: InfoSec Taylor Swift

On SyrupCast 26, we enjoy the company of our first guest, freelance writer, security analyst, .Digest curator and all-round awesome guy, Matthew Braga. Topics discussed on this security-focused episode: How important is…

Fido unveils $105 monthly plan with 3GB data

A number of Canadian carriers have recently adjusted their monthly price plans. Rogers, Bell, and TELUS have all introduced a $70/month plans, and WIND and Mobilicity have also introduced some new festive…

SyrupCast 25: No one puts BlackBerry in a corner

This week, the BlackBerry Classic is on its way, and we’re curious about why everyone is so interested in it. Is it mainly the nostalgia factor — and the Classic…

SyrupCast 24: The CESpool

News is thin this week, but it doesn’t stop us from chatting up a winter storm. Show Notes: [Start – 13:05] YotaPhone 2 is one of the most interesting phones of…

SyrupCast 23: The Dread Pirate Podcast

This week, how the mobile gaming market has been undone by piracy, freemium and consumer entitlement to digital content. Is there a road back from this mess? There’s talk of…

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…

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…

SyrupCast 20: How To Lose a Billion in Ten Months

We chat about Rogers’ new Roam Like Home deal and how it compares to KnowRoaming and Roam Mobility. There’s a big discussion about the Nexus 9 and the iPad mini 3,…