Monday Headline: Toronto Driver Hits Nun With Car, Gets iPhone Stolen

Here’s Monday evening headline, courtesy of the Toronto Star: “Man strikes nun with car then has iPhone stolen” …and here’s the story: A nun on her way to Sunday mass was injured when her car was hit by a vehicle that drove through a red light. The collision happened at about 6 a.m. at Keele […]

Grab Last-Minute Hotel Deals In Toronto & Vancouver Using Your iPhone With Hotel Tonight App

Popular last-minute hotel booking service Hotel Tonight has announced the availability of its apps for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch as well as Android in Canada with initial hotel offerings in Toronto and Vancouver, reports Market Watch. The company is planning to expand its international reach, launching in additional Canadian cities and new international markets over the coming […]

Apple Store Opening Soon (Just Kidding, It’s a Jack Astor’s)

Everyone loves to speculate when and where an Apple Store will open. In Toronto, we recently heard of a rumour about Apple opening up a store at Stollery’s at Yonge and Bloor, but that turned out to be false. So if you really want to get the attention of the general public, use Apple to […]

Apple Store to Open at Stollery’s at Yonge and Bloor in Toronto? [Update]

Update 1: The Grid contacted Stollery’s and their manager Deborah Scott had this to say (thanks Francois): “I think that’s an interesting rumour and I’d like to know who started it,” she said. “But it’s not true—we’re definitely in business, we have staff here, we’re still buying and we’re not moving anytime soon.” According to tip received by […]

Roger LTE Network Goes Live in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal

Rogers officially announced their plans to employ their LTE network back in February. In July, Ottawa was the first city for their LTE technical trial, and as of today, LTE is now live in Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal, as promised. Bell beat Rogers to the punch to launch their LTE network in Toronto and southern […] Canada’s Newest Accessories Store–Contest! [Sponsor]

During my time at Apple Expo, I met a lot of great people and got to network with lots of great companies. One of those included the folks from, one of Canada’s newest mobile accessory retailers, with over 4000 products in their inventory. Based out of Toronto, their background is in dealing with buying […]

AppleExpo Canada 2011 Today [Reminder]

In case you forgot – but I’m sure you didn’t – today is the AppleExpo in Toronto. It will run from 12PM – 7PM at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre [Google Maps]. Meet the guys and girls who make those cool iPhone, iPad and Mac products we love. You will have the opportunity to see demonstrations and […]