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City of Peterborough May Get Long-Awaited Transit App

According to a new report from The Peterborough Examiner, the city of Peterborough will be getting a new transit app that will notify users about bus information directly from their smartphone. The app will be launching soon if city council approves the required technology that will be installed on buses. On Monday evening, the council...

Simons Launches New App as Company Focuses on E-Commerce

Simons department store chain is launching a new app as a part of its initiative to expand and focus on its e-commerce business. In a statement, the president of the Quebec-based company Peter Simons said: “We really felt the need to close that gap between e-commerce and our physical and digital footprint.” The app includes...

CBC TV App Launches on Apple TV [u]

Today, CBC has launched their CBC TV app on the Apple TV.  Watch full episodes of your favourite CBC shows including Heartland, Coronation Street, Dragons' Den, Murdoch Mysteries, Schitt's Creek, Kim's Convenience, The Nature of Things and more, for free with CBC TV. Here is a full list of the app's features: New episodes added daily...

Canadian iOS Sports App theScore Gets Major UI Redesign

Today, theScore announced their largest redesign ever to its Canadian-made sport app. The new look has been designed to make it even easier for fans to discover news stories, scores, and stats from their favourite teams. Users can now build a personalized feed of their teams’ multimedia content. The app also includes a ‘Discover’ section...

theScore Reaches Average of 4.1 Million Monthly Active Users

Toronto-based app theScore continues to gain popularity among sports fans around the world. Today, the company announced another quarter of increased revenues, ranking up $6.4 million CAD in revenue over the last three months. The mobile app is now seeing a total of 4.1 million monthly active users, which is surprisingly down from 4.3 million...

Facebook to Launch Dedicated App for Video Creators

Facebook is making a huge push in the video content space, so the company is releasing a new app just for creators. The company made this announcement at the annual online video conference VidCon on Friday. The new app is in part an update to Facebook Mentions, a program that is currently available to verified...

Google Drive Will Soon Let You Backup Your Whole Computer

Making sure your files are backed up and easily accessible is a problem everyone has to deal with, and Google wants to make it easier. Google Drive is releasing a new service called Backup and Sync on June 28. The service should effectively replace the Google Drive app for Mac/Windows  that has been available for years....