Amazon to Resume Advertising on Twitter, Pending “Security Tweaks” are Addressed
Amazon will reportedly resume advertising on Twitter with an estimated increase in ad spending of $100 million USD (roughly $134 million CAD) annually. News of this quickly follows as Apple is said to be resuming its own advertising on the social media platform. News comes by way of Platformer's Zoë Schiffer, who states Amazon...
Foxconn’s Zhengzhou Plant Not Expected to Resume Full Production Until Late December-Early January
Foxconn's Zhengzhou plant in China isn't expected to return to full production until later this month at the very least. This follows two months of turmoil where COVID-19 cases led to worker disputes, walkouts, and heated protests, impacting iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max production. The Zhenghous factory is Foxconn's largest iPhone production...
Apple’s First AR/VR Headset Delayed to Second Half of 2023: Kuo
Apple's long-awaited AR/VR headset may not start shipping until the second half of 2023 due to a delay caused by some "software-related issues," according to TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo previously had the headset pegged for a second-quarter release. He said in a tweet that his sources indicate components for the mixed-reality headset...
Tesla Upgrades Model S with Larger Rear Screen, Delivered in Canada
[caption id="attachment_386557" align="aligncenter" width="1443"] Courtesy of Tesla, Inc.[/caption] Tesla has started delivering 2023 Model S units with a larger rear touchscreen in Canada — reports Tesla North. Reports of the company upgrading the rear screen in the 2023 Model S and Model X surfaced earlier this week, with sightings in Europe and China. Company CEO...
Apple Has ‘Fully Resumed’ Advertising on Twitter: Here’s What Elon Musk Said
On Saturday evening there was a Twitter Spaces hosted by Mario Nawfal along with Kim Dotcom, which Elon Musk joined in from using Starlink on his private jet as it took off. The topic was to cover the Twitter Files shared by the social network recently, but Musk also talked about various issues, including advertising […]
Apple Accelerating Plans to Move More Production Out of China: Report
Apple is looking to accelerate its timeline on moving some of its production outside China, which has long dominated the iPhone maker's supply chain — reports The Wall Street Journal. The company wanting to diversify its supply chain beyond China isn't exactly news. Over the last year, Apple's production efforts in China have been racked...
Samsung’s Android App-Signing Security Key Leaks, Used to Sign Malware Apps
Google's Android Security Team has discovered that several Android OEMs, most notably Samsung, LG, and MediaTek, have had their cryptographic app-signing keys leaked (via Ars Technica). Cryptographic signing keys are an integral pillar of Android security. When your phone updates an app, it checks to make sure that the signing key of the already installed app...
Rogers-Shaw Merger Hearing vs Competition Bureau Concludes
The evidentiary portion of the Competition Bureau's federal Competition Tribunal hearing against Rogers and Shaw over their proposed $26 billion merger came to a close on Thursday, following 18 days of testimony, parades of witnesses, and strenuous cross-examination (via The Globe and Mail). Oral arguments from the two sides are scheduled for December 13 and...
B.C. Medical Services Accuses Telus Health of Extra Billing, Files Court Injunction
[caption id="attachment_374739" align="aligncenter" width="512"] Image: Telus; Reception at the TELUS Health Care Centre located on Nelson Street in Vancouver, B.C.[/caption] British Columbia's Medical Services Commission on Thursday filed for a court injunction against Telus Health's LifePlus program, accusing it of charging customers for services covered under the province's Medical Services Plan — reports The Canadian...
You Can Now Download iOS 16.1.2 for iPhone
Apple has released iOS 16.1.2 for iPhone users, offering “important security updates” and some enhancements. The download comes in at 336.2MB for the iPhone 14 Pro Max. Apple says the updates include improved compatibility with wireless carriers, while there are Crash Detection optimizations for iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro models. There is no release […]
Apple Announces 2022 App Store Award Winners
Apple on Monday evening announced the best apps of the year, as part of its annual App Store Awards for 2022. These awards highlight 16 apps and games that “inspired users to engage more deeply with the world, expand their imaginations, and stay connected to friends and loved ones.” Winners were chosen by Apple’s global […]
Amazon Canada’s Cyber Monday 2022 Deals Now Available
With Black Friday being sooo yesterday, Cyber Monday has arrived to grace us with more deals on Amazon Canada. Most of the deals appear to be an extension of Black Friday sales, which have appeared earlier and earlier this year. Check out the top Cyber Monday deals from Amazon Canada for 2022 below… Amazon Devices […]
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If you’re looking for one of the best VPN Black Friday deals for 2022, NordVPN has just launched its annual sale offering up to 68% off for new users. NordVPN has up to 63% off their 2-year plan plus an extra three months free for the premium Complete plan with NordPass password manager and NordLocker […]