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Burger King Adding Spooky Ghost Detector Feature to BK App

Burger King is getting into the spooky season spirit by adding a special electromagnetic field ghost detector within the BK app. Royal Perk members in Canada are able to start their ghost-hunting experience from October 11th through November 6th. To get ready for Halloween, Burger King is launching a new feature within the BK app....

Starbucks App Now Lets You Order Ahead in French in Quebec

If you frequent Starbucks for your coffee needs, the company has announced you can now use its mobile app on the iPhone to order ahead in French. “Hi there! If you’re in Québec, you can now order ahead in French using the Starbucks app!”, said Starbucks in its app update release notes on Tuesday. The […]

Amex Canada Mobile App Gains Built-In Chat Support

American Express Canada recently updated their iOS and Android apps to include built-in chat support. The new feature allows cardholders to chat with a representative for customer support. All you have to do to get started is tap the ‘chat’ icon in the upper right corner of the app to get started. Once you ask...

Here are the Apple Design Award Winners for 2022 [LIST]

Apple has announced the winners of the Apple Design Awards, which "honour excellence in innovation, ingenuity, and technical achievement in app and game design." Check out the winners below: Inclusivity Winners - Winners in this category provide a great experience for all by supporting people from a diversity of backgrounds, abilities, and languages. Procreate Wylde Flowers...

TweetDeck for Mac is Shutting Down, Says Twitter

Back in 2011, Twitter acquired TweetDeck, the app that allowed people and brands to track what was being said on the social network. Fast forward to 2022, and Twitter is ending the TweetDeck for Mac app, and instead focusing on its web version. On Wednesday morning, the TweetDeck account announced, "We're saying goodbye to TweetDeck...

New Wealthsimple App Debuts, Combines Trading, Spending and Crypto

Toronto-based Wealthsimple has launched a new all-in-one mobile app for iOS and Android, combining its trading, automated investing, crypto and spending features. "The new Wealthsimple app is a single place to trade thousands of stocks and ETFs, buy and sell over 40 cryptocurrencies, get a customized investing portfolio (with handy access to our human experts),...

Apple Says App Subscription Price Increases Can Now Auto-Renew, with Conditions

Apple has announced changes to how app subscription price increases will work for developers, allowing some to automatically renew without input from a customer. Currently, when an app subscription increases in price, users must opt-in before the new price increase is applied. If a user does not opt in, subscriptions will not renew at the...

BMO Mobile App Ranks First Out of Major Banks in Latest Study

According to the Insider Intelligence Canada Mobile Banking Emerging Features Benchmark 2022 study, the BMO Mobile Banking app ranks first among all big banks. The study looks at emerging features in mobile banking apps and the BMO Mobile Banking app saw top scores in the categories of digital money management, account management and alerts. Canada’s seven largest...