Twitter Introduces New Emojis, Team Insights for Toronto Blue Jays

Just ahead of the Toronto Blue Jays’ first Major League Baseball (MLB) postseason game this afternoon, Twitter has published some new emojis and team insights on its platform. Below are team & league Twitter emojis for the Blue Jays’ first-round series vs the Seattle Mariners Toronto Blue Jays - #NextLevel Seattle Mariners - #SeaUsRise #Postseason...

Hackers Steal $570 Million Worth of Binance’s BNB Tokens

In a blog post published earlier today, cryptocurrency exchange Binance revealed that a group of hackers has stolen 2 million BNB tokens worth nearly $570 million at current prices from BNB Chain (via CNBC News). The company said that the hackers targeted a cross-chain bridge linking with its BNB Chain to move BNB tokens off the...

iPhone 14 Parts Cost 20% More Than Predecessor, Teardown Reveals

A comprehensive teardown of Apple's iPhone 14 series has revealed that it cost the company a whopping 20% more to manufacture in terms of components alone than last year's iPhone 13 lineup — reports Nikkei Asia. Even though production costs have gone up, the iPhone 14 lineup retails for the same price as its predecessors...

Elon Musk-Twitter Trial Postponed as Deal Tries to Close

Elon Musk has been granted a stay in his pending trial against Twitter over his proposed acquisition of the social media company as the two sides continue talks to close the deal on its original terms — reports The Verge. Musk originally offered to buy Twitter for a whopping $44 billion USD back in April....

iPhone 14 Plus In-Store Pickup Begins as Launch Day Arrives

Today marks the official launch of Apple's iPhone 14 Plus. Rounding out the new family of Phones, preorders for the iPhone 14 Plus should be arriving to users around the world. However, for those that didn't pre-order, in-store pickup options are rolling out region by region. Currently speaking, if you navigate to Apple's website in...

Amazon Device Deals: Save Up to 67% Off Echo, Fire TV, Kindle and More

Amazon has launched an expanded sale on a variety of its devices, slashing the prices on Echo, Fire TV, Kindle, Blink products and more. These sales come after Amazon announced new products last week. Check out the full list of devices on sale below, which now includes Ring and Blink doorbells and cameras: Fire TV […]

Apple Watch Series 7 on Sale for $100 Off

With the launch of Apple Watch Series 8, deals on the previous Series 7 are now available. Amazon Canada has cut the price of the Apple Watch Series 7 by $100 off for the smaller 41mm version, down to $429.99. This is for the Starlight aluminium case with Starlight Sport Band. The same price is […]

Amazon Deals: Up to 23% Off Google Nest Cams, Nest Thermostats and More

Amazon Canada has a bunch of deals right now, that includes Google’s Nest Security Cam and also the latter’s smart thermostats. Check out the full list of notable deals available today on Amazon: Google Nest Security Cam (Wired) – 2nd Generation – $99.99 (save $30; 23%) Google Nest Cam (Outdoor or Indoor, Battery) – 2 […]

Telus Ends Sponsorship with Hockey Canada for 2022-23, Joining Other Companies

Amid Hockey Canada’s mishandling of alleged sexual assaults by players, the organization’s leaders have refused to step down, despite facing questions in front of Members of Parliament this week. Sponsors are dropping Hockey Canada due to the lack of responsibility taken by the organization. On Thursday, Telus announced it would not be sponsoring Hockey Canada’s […]

Telus, Peel Police Partner to Advance Use of 5G for First Responders

Peel Regional Police Service (PRP) and Telus have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to advance the use of 5G technology for first responders, providing greater connection while in the field. The collaboration will support mission-critical communications, protect the well-being of communities and connect first responders quickly and efficiently with members of...

Beaver River Broadband, SaskTel Partner to Expand High-Speed Internet in Saskatchewan

Beaver River Broadband is a new majority Indigenous-owned internet service provider, from Meadow Lake Tribal Council Resource Development Inc. and Wood River Controls. This new company has partnered with SaskTel to expand high-speed internet to First Nations and rural areas in Saskatchewan. Portions of SaskTel’s network under the Rural Broadband Partnership Program will be used […]

OpenMedia Says Minister’s Inaction Will Cause ‘Collapse’ of Telecom Competition in Canada

OpenMedia is calling on Innovation, Science, and Industry (ISED) Minister François-Philippe Champagne to take immediate steps to halt the rapid decline of Internet competition in Canada, with the non-profit saying "Internet choice and affordability in Canada approaches breaking point." Even though the federal government announced a new telecommunications policy direction for the CRTC in May, competition...

Fix for Instagram Not Working on iPhone Now Available to Stop App Crashing

Is Facebook’s Instagram app not working on your iPhone? If that’s the case, a fix has been released by Meta for its social network. On Wednesday afternoon, Instagram announced, “we fixed an issue that caused some people on iOS to have trouble accessing Instagram.” The company went on to say, “the fix should now be […]

How to Create your Netflix Game Handle on iPhone and Android

Netflix has announced today they are rolling out the ability to great game handles, which are public usernames that can be used across the company’s slate of mobile games on iOS and Android. Supported games will have leaderboards such as Rival Pirates, Dominoes Café and Lucky Luna. How to create your Netflix game handle? It’s […]

How to Track AFib History on Apple Watch [VIDEO]

Apple has released a new video tutorial explaining how to track AFib History on your Apple Watch. “Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is a type of irregular heart rhythm where the upper chambers of the heart beat out of sync with the lower chambers,” explains Apple. CDC data shows roughly, “2% of people younger than 65 years […]

How to Fix iPhone 14 Pro Frozen After Data Transfers

Some iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max users are facing an issue where their phones become unresponsive after transferring data from an older iPhone — reports MacRumors. According to the publication, Apple said in an internal memo that it is "aware of this issue happening and is investigating." This issue is particularly prevalent...

How to Transfer Data to a New iPhone with iCloud [VIDEO]

If you’ve just created a new iPhone backup using Apple’s iCloud, here’s how to transfer data to your new iPhone 14 or iPhone 14 Pro using iCloud. iCloud backups are easy to use as they allow iPhone customers to restore from a backup without the need for a Mac or PC. All you need is […]

How to Back Up Your iPhone to iCloud [VIDEO]

If you’ve taken delivery of your precious new iPhone 14 or iPhone Pro today, then you’ll likely be transferring data from your old iPhone to your new device. One tip before you get started is to ensure you always have a fresh iPhone backup to iCloud. You can set up your new iPhone using Apple’s […]
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How to Recover Deleted Messages on your iPhone [VIDEO]

Apple has shared a video tutorial explaining how to recover deleted Messages conversations on your iPhone. You can delete a single message within your Messages conversations by tapping and holding until the options menu appears. From here, you tap ‘More’, then the Trash button and then ‘Delete Message’. But what if you want to recover […]

How to Find your iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro UPS Tracking Number

Ahead of this Friday’s iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max launch (iPhone 14 Plus is coming in October), it’s now possible to find your UPS tracking number and get details on your shipment. As in the past, all you have to do is visit UPS.com, head over to ‘Tracking’ and then […]

Steve Jobs’ Apple-1 Prototype Sold at Auction for Nearly $700,000 USD

An Apple-1 Computer prototype from the mid-1970s sold at auction on Thursday for a whopping $677,196 USD in Boston, Massachusetts (via CP24). A Bay Area collector who wishes to remain anonymous is the new owner of the prototype. According to RR Auction, the auction house that arranged the sale, this unit has some pretty rich...

Apple Releases macOS 12.5.1 and watchOS 8.7.1 Downloads [Update]

After releasing iOS 15.6.1 and iPadOS 15.6.1 today, Apple also released macOS 12.5.1 and watchOS 8.7.1 for Apple Watch Series 3. These minor updates come ahead of major software releases slated this fall, including iOS 16. You can update your Mac by clicking the Apple logo in the upper left corner, then ‘Software Update’. To...

Zoom’s Auto-Update Feature Exposes Mac Users to Security Flaw: Report

Security researcher Patrick Wardle recently discovered three security vulnerabilities in the popular video conferencing app Zoom's auto-update feature that put Mac users at risk of remote attacks (via WIRED). Zoom rolled out its auto-update feature on both Mac and Windows in November of last year. On Mac, users need to enter their system password while...

macOS Ventura Removes ‘Network Locations’ Feature from System Preferences

Apple unveiled macOS Ventura at WWDC 2022 in June, alongside the latest iterations of its other operating systems. While macOS Ventura will bring a plethora of new features to the Mac, Apple is reportedly removing one too. According to Six Colors, macOS Ventura completely removes the Network Locations feature. The 'Location' feature in the Network...

Apple Watch Series 7 on Sale for $100 Off

With the launch of Apple Watch Series 8, deals on the previous Series 7 are now available. Amazon Canada has cut the price of the Apple Watch Series 7 by $100 off for the smaller 41mm version, down to $429.99. This is for the Starlight aluminium case with Starlight Sport Band. The same price is […]

iFixit Apple Watch Ultra Teardown Is Now Live [VIDEO]

The experts over at iFixit have just published their teardown of the Apple Watch Ultra on YouTube, calling it “beautiful, rugged, and almost repairable.” The all-new Apple Watch Ultra officially went on sale on Friday, debuting the biggest change to Apple Watch yet, with the watch sporting features targeting extreme athletes. It’s designed to compete...

Apple Watch Ultra Tested in Dive Chamber Beyond Max of Depth App [VIDEO]

Apple Watch Ultra launched on Friday, debuting the biggest change to Apple Watch yet, with the watch sporting features targeting extreme athletes. One new addition is a depth gauge that lets Apple Watch Ultra help divers track their descents down to 40 metres with the new Depth app. Apple says Apple Watch Ultra is EN13319‑certified, […]