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Here’s a quick preview of Amazon Canada’s Black Friday tech deals

Amazon has had a busy couple weeks in Canada. First, we saw the massive online retailer release its Fire TV Basic Edition, then the tech giant revealed its ‘pre-Black Friday’ deals, and followed up with launching Amazon Music, Echo, Echo Plus and Dot to Canadians. Now, Amazon Canada is giving deal hunters a sneak peak look…

Microsoft Store previews its upcoming Black Friday tech deals

With less than a week before the U.S. celebrates Thanksgiving, microsoftstore.ca, Microsoft’s Canadian e-commerce outpost, has uploaded a preview of the some of the discounts it will offer on select items when Black Friday arrives late next week. See a list of some of the notable deals below. Note, however, not every deal is displayed correctly…

LG Q6 Review: Prettiest budget phone with a mid-range price

The Q6 is LG’s newest mid-range offering in Canada and I have to say, it was odd reviewing this smartphone. The phone, as beautiful as it is, lacks specific, important features. I wanted to like it, but I was constantly reminded of what the smartphone was lacking. First, let’s start with what LG did right…

Android 8.1 developer preview adds picture-in-picture mode to Netflix app

While picture-in-picture (PIP) is not the latest Android feature to hit Oreo, some of its key additions haven’t been widely available with every media streaming app. Picture-in-picture is new multi-tasking functionality that allows users to start streaming video in an app, and then minimize the window, allowing them to continue using other apps while the…

Google releases Android 8.1 developer preview

While the vast majority of devices haven’t even updated to Android 8.0 Oreo, Google’s moving forward with the next iteration of their mobile operating system. Android users with compatible Nexus or Pixel devices — the Nexus 5X and 6P, as well as the Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL — can try…

Review Methodology

Review Methodology Here’s what the number attached to each of our review scores actually means, whether it’s a smartphone, accessory or other tech device: 10/10 — Perfection: This a great product that is essentially perfect. Few devices hit this bar and the device in question could not be imagined, designed or executed better. 9/10 — Brilliant:…