Twitter to Encrypt Direct Messages Using Signal Protocol, Shows Code

Earlier this month Twitter’s ‘Chief Twit’ Elon Musk said encrypted direct messages were coming, and now we’re seeing evidence how the company will achieve this. According to researcher Jane Manchun Wong, she said on Saturday evening, “Twitter will adopt the Signal Protocol for Encrypted DMs. Seeing code references of the Signal Protocol inside Twitter’s iOS app.” […]

Freedom Mobile Black Friday Plans Launch from $40/50GB

Shaw’s Freedom Mobile has launched new Black Friday plans for 2022, offering 50GB of data for $40 for bring your own device (BYOD) customers. The new Freedom Mobile Black Friday plans from today are as follows for BYOD customers: $40/50GB $50/55GB $60/70GB Less than a week ago Freedom Mobile was touting plans of $40/30GB, $50/35GB […]

Fido Offering $25/15GB Black Friday Plan in Quebec with $100 Gift Card

Rogers-owned Fido is offering a new Black Friday plan only in Quebec, available from Best Buy. According to RFD users, the Best Buy locations in Rosemarie and Vaudreuil are offering up a $25 plan with 15GB data for bring your own phone customers. This plan is actually the $45/15GB plan in Quebec with $20 credit […]

Refurbished iPhone 11 Restocked in Canada with Price Drop

Apple Canada has restocked the refurbished iPhone 11 today on Apple.ca, and it has come with a price drop. Back in September we told you Apple had dropped the price of its refurbished iPhone 11 devices, including Pro models. On Friday afternoon, we were alerted of more refurbished iPhone 11 devices as now in stock, […]

Walmart’s iPad Black Friday Deal Hits Amazon Canada, Save $90

The best Black Friday deal in Canada for Apple’s iPad 9 (2021) was at Walmart for $359, but Amazon Canada has entered the chat, as expected. The 64GB iPad 9 Wi-Fi with 10.2-inch display is down to $359, saving you $90 off Apple’s recent iPad price hikes. Other retailers like Best Buy are selling the […]

Koodo Black Friday 2022 Deal: Free iPhone 11 with $45/50GB Plan

Telus-owned Koodo has a “major Black Friday sale online” right now, offering up an Apple iPhone 11 for $0 on Tab for 24 months, with a $45/50GB Tab plan. Koodo’s Tab is normally the device balance that you need to repay over 24 months. Various Tab tiers require a minimum monthly plan, depending on how […]

Apple’s Black Friday Deals 2022 in Canada Now Live

Apple’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals for 2022 are now live in Canada, offering a variety of gift cards on eligible purchases. Again, Apple is offering up a free gift card with select purchases like last year. Check out what’s available below: Get a $70 Apple Gift Card when you buy: iPhone 13 iPhone […]

Freedom Mobile Black Friday Plans Launch from $40/50GB

Shaw’s Freedom Mobile has launched new Black Friday plans for 2022, offering 50GB of data for $40 for bring your own device (BYOD) customers. The new Freedom Mobile Black Friday plans from today are as follows for BYOD customers: $40/50GB $50/55GB $60/70GB Less than a week ago Freedom Mobile was touting plans of $40/30GB, $50/35GB […]

Fido Offering $25/15GB Black Friday Plan in Quebec with $100 Gift Card

Rogers-owned Fido is offering a new Black Friday plan only in Quebec, available from Best Buy. According to RFD users, the Best Buy locations in Rosemarie and Vaudreuil are offering up a $25 plan with 15GB data for bring your own phone customers. This plan is actually the $45/15GB plan in Quebec with $20 credit […]

Fido, Koodo, Virgin Black Friday Deal 2022: $30/20 Plan Overwhelms Systems

The Black Friday plans are rolling out fast and furious for 2022 from flanker brands, Fido, Koodo and Virgin Plus in Ontario. Right now, a popular discounted $30/20GB Black Friday plan for bring your own devices is being offered by all three flanker brands. Originally the plan was available from Koodo with only 15 months […]

Fido Offers Black Friday $45/50GB Plan, Matching Koodo

After Koodo launched a $45/50GB promo plan for Black Friday today, Rogers-owned Fido has now matched this offer. That’s according to reliable mobile insider ‘Thatdealguy’ on RFD, who noted the matching offer from Fido also is eligible for additional gift cards and rewards points bonuses at retailers such as Walmart, Best Buy, The Mobile Shop […]

Rogers, Telus, Bell Offer Black Friday Plans from $75/100GB

Rogers, Telus and Bell have launched new Black Friday plans today for bring your own device (BYOD) customers. The Rogers Infinite Essential plan offers 100GB of data for $75 per month (normally $85) with access to the 5G/5G+ network and speeds up to 250 Mbps. Telus is offering an $85 plan with 100GB data at […]

How to Watch: Stream Grey Cup 2022: Argonauts vs Blue Bombers Live

The Canadian Football League’s (CFL) 2022 Grey Cup final takes place today, with the Toronto Argonauts taking on the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, hosted at Mosaic Stadium in Regina, Saskatchewan. Bell Media has exclusive streaming rights and the 109th Grey Cup championship game will be available to watch and stream on TSN and French-language coverage on […]

How to Watch Live: Stream Floyd Mayweather vs Deji in Canada

Retired boxing legend and Hall of Famer Floyd Mayweather Jr. will return to the ring to face off against up-and-coming YouTuber turned professional boxer Deji Olatunji in a main event exhibition match during a Global Titans PPV on Sunday, November 13, at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. Mayweather, who has an undefeated 50-0 record in...

How to Watch Live: Stream Jake Paul vs Anderson Silva in Canada

YouTuber turned professional boxer Jake "The Problem Child" Paul is scheduled to take on former UFC middleweight champion Anderson "The Spider" Silva on Saturday, October 28, in the main event of a Showtime PPV. This will be the sixth bout of Paul's budding boxing career. Silva is known for his unorthodox movements inside the ring,...

How to Create a macOS Ventura USB Installer [VIDEO]

Apple on Monday started rolling out macOS 13.0 Ventura, which brings heaps of improvements and new features to compatible Mac machines. The company unveiled macOS 13 at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) event back in June. You can update to macOS Ventura using the Software Update utility on your Mac. If you want to want to...

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...

Check Out Amazon Prime Air’s New Delivery Drone [PICS]

Amazon has finally revealed the new design for its next-generation Prime Air delivery drone, which not only has an increased range and an expanded temperature tolerance but is also capable of flying in rain. Called the MK30, the new Amazon Prime Air drone will come into service in 2024. This drone will be lighter and smaller...

You Can Now Download macOS Ventura 13 for your Mac

Today is Apple’s software release day, as iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16.1 are now available for download, along with tvOS 16.1 and now macOS Ventura for the Mac as well. According to Apple, “macOS Ventura takes the Mac experience to a whole new level with groundbreaking capabilities that help users achieve more than ever. New […]

Microsoft’s PC Manager App Works Like ‘CCleaner’ to Boost Performance

Microsoft is developing a first-party alternative to the popular computer optimization tool CCleaner, called "PC Manager" — reports The Verge. Like CCleaner, which comes from the makers of the Avast suite of antivirus and security applications, Microsoft's PC Manager is designed to boost Windows computers' performance. PC Manager offers metrics like memory usage and space...

macOS 13 RC 2 Download Released for Developers

Apple has released macOS 13 RC 2 for developers on Thursday, build 22A380. The release comes two days after other RC builds of iOS 16.1, iPadOS 16.1, watchOS 9.1 and tvOS 16.1 were made available on Tuesday. Earlier this week, Apple announced an all-new entry iPad and M2 iPad Pro models with some limited upgrades, […]

Nvidia ‘Unlaunches’ RTX 4080 12GB Due to ‘Confusing’ Naming

Nvidia on Friday announced it is "pressing the 'unlaunch' button" on the RTX 4080 12GB, one of the three "Ada Lovelace" 40-series graphics cards it unveiled last month. "Having two GPUs with the 4080 designation is confusing," the company said in a blog post announcing the move, which verged on the edge of satire. The...

Apple Watch Ultra Black Friday Deal 2022: Get $220 Back in Points

There’s a major Black Friday deal coming from Sport Chek that is offering up 50x back in Canadian Tire Money, when you buy an Apple Watch from November 24 to December 7, 2022. These bonus CT Money events coupled with Apple Watch are the best time to purchase one of the latter, as you’ll get […]

Apple Watch Series 7 Hits Clearance Pricing at Costco at $349.97

Costco warehouses have started to clear out Apple Watch Series 7 smartwatches in 45mm size, down to one of the lowest prices we’ve seen to date. Apple Watch Series 7 GPS in 45mm size is available for $349.97, as spotted at the Costco warehouse in Saint-Jérôme, Quebec, notes a RFD user. Currently, this same Apple […]

Audible Apple Watch App Now Includes iPhone-Free Listening and Downloading

Amazon-owned Audible has updated its Apple Watch app today, offering iPhone-free listening, offline downloads with just one-touch. “Whether heading out for a run, hitting the gym, walking the dog, or just stepping outside without your phone, it’s easier than ever to take Audible anywhere with Apple Watch,” said a spokesperson in an emailed statement to […]

Walmart Black Friday Canada Deals 2022: Apple Watch for $149 and More

Walmart Canada has launched its Black Friday deals for 2022, offering up to 50% off a variety of products, including discounts on Apple Watch and more. Here are some highlights below from the Walmart Black Friday flyer: Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS) 38mm – $149 (save $100) Apple Watch SE (GPS) 40mm – $259 (save […]

You Can Now Download tvOS 16.1 and watchOS 9.1

Apple today released iOS and iPadOS 16.1, along with macOS Ventura 13. Also available now are tvOS 16.1 and watchOS 9.1. For watchOS 9.1, it includes the following improvements to go with bug fixes: Battery life extended for Outdoor Walking, Running and Hiking Workouts with the ability to reduce the frequency of heart rate and […]