New on The Roku Channel: October 2022 Free Movies and Shows

The Roku Channel has shared its list of free movies and TV shows hitting the ad-powered streaming service in Canada for October 2022. Check out the full list below Movies The Death and Life of John F Donovan The Intruders Mama Rhymes for Young Ghouls Wolves The Woman In Black Alaskan Nets The Delinquent Season […]

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 […]

Adaptive Transparency for AirPods Pro/Max is Actually a ‘Bug’: Gurman

After iOS 16.1 beta users discovered Adaptive Transparency enabled for the original AirPods Pro and AirPods Max, we’re now finding out this is actually a “bug”. That’s according to what Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman shared on Monday morning, citing the MacRumors report. “I’m told this is a bug,” said Gurman in his retweet. He later clarified the […]

Google Pixel 7 Specs Leak Ahead of October Event

Any shred of mystery Google was saving for its Pixel 7 series launch event on Thursday, October 6, likely dissipated when a detailed and legit-looking spec sheet for the two phones leaked online over the weekend (via 9to5Google). Apparently, a mobile carrier in Taiwan prematurely shared the spec sheet for Google's Pixel 7 and Pixel...

Apple Releases Trailer for Will Smith’s Next Film ‘Emancipation’ [VIDEO]

While releasing the first trailer for the Antoine Fuqua-directed historical drama, Apple has today announced that Will Smith’s next film ‘Emancipation' will premiere in theaters on Dec. 2 and will stream on Apple TV+ starting Dec. 9. According to Variety, Apple’s decision to delay the film to 2023 after Smith became embroiled in controversy for slapping...

Sony Planning to Make 2 Million PlayStation VR2 Headsets by March

Even though Sony's first VR headset took 8 months to sell a million units, the company is betting big on its next-generation PlayStation VR2 headset with an increased production plan, according to Bloomberg. Citing people familiar with the matter, the publication notes that Sony is planning to make 2 million units of the PlayStation VR2...

Twitter Launches Edit Button in Canada for Twitter Blue Subscribers

Twitter has announced its Twitter Blue subscribers in Canada can now edit tweets. The highly-anticipated feature is only available for those paying $6.49 CAD per month for Twitter Blue. Beyond Canada, the ability to edit tweets is also available for Twitter Blue subscribers in Australia and New Zealand, while it’s coming soon for the U.S. […]

Wired Google Nest Doorbell Leaks Early on Store Shelves

As reported by 9to5Google, Google’s new wired Nest Doorbell which appeared in the Google Home app last month has been leaked early in stores with availability expected later this week. The new Nest Doorbell was spotted in a Best Buy store, with the packaging saying “2nd generation” and “Wired” with a check mark, in white and dark...

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 […]

Amazon ‘Prime Early Access Sale’ Launches in Canada Oct. 11-12

Amazon has announced it’s holding another shopping event for Prime members only, set to take place on October 11-12. The news confirms previous reports a second Prime Day-like event was coming this fall. The online retailer is calling the event the Prime Early Access Sale, a two-day global shopping event that’s only for Prime members. […]

Rogers, Telus, Bell Waiving Long Distance Calls and Texts to Iran

Rogers, Telus and Bell announced this week they will be waiving all long distance calls and texts made from Canada to Iran. The temporary waiving of charges depends on carrier, postpaid and prepaid accounts, with different end dates. “To help Canadians stay connected to loved ones, Rogers is temporarily waiving long-distance calls and SMS messages […]

Minister Meets with Rogers, Bell, Telus and Others to Discuss Hurricane Fiona Outages

[caption id="attachment_382081" align="aligncenter" width="551"] Image: Bell[/caption] Industry Minister François-Philippe Champagne, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland, and MPs Kody Blois and Andy Fillmore on Wednesday convened a meeting with executives from Bell, Rogers, Telus, Eastlink, and Xplore to discuss the fallout from Hurricane Fiona in Atlantic Canada. https://twitter.com/FP_Champagne/status/1575295670273073154 "We were provided with a situation report on...

Rogers, Fido Offering 5GB Free Data for 18 Months–Check Your Texts

Image via RFD Rogers and Fido appear to be offering up another 5GB of free data, but for 18 months. That’s according to Fido customers that shared screenshots of the text messages sent out by the wireless carrier on Wednesday. According to the text message, Fido says this exclusive gift is a thank you for […]

CRTC Seeks Feedback on Basic TV Price Increases Beyond Caps

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) wants feedback from Canadians on the proposed price increases on basic TV packages, beyond mandated price caps. The CRTC said on Wednesday the request for comments comes “in response to an application filed by a group of television service providers to increase the price cap for the basic […]

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 […]

How to Use Emergency SOS via Satellite on iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro [VIDEO]

Apple has shared a new video tutorial on its Apple Support YouTube channel, explaining how to use the new Emergency SOS via Satellite feature on the recently unveiled iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro. This year's entire iPhone lineup debuts Apple's long-rumoured Emergency SOS via Satellite functionality, which lets users send emergency texts even when there...

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, […]