Amazon Offers Free Same-Day Free Shipping to Toronto and Vancouver for Prime Members

Christine Persaud 09/27/2016 10:08:10 AM EST in Industry

Amazon Offers Free Same-Day Free Shipping to Toronto and Vancouver for Prime Members

Amazon.ca has introduced new delivery options for Prime members shipping to Toronto and Vancouver, including same-day delivery, even on weekends.

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Shomi Will Close Shop in Canada

Published: 09/26/2016 08:59:50 PM EST

Shomi Will Close Shop in Canada

After just over two years of operation in Canada, television streaming service shomi has confirmed that it will shut up shop as of November 30, 2016.

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Sonos Audio Systems Coming to Apple Stores

Published: 09/26/2016 03:02:42 PM

Sonos Audio Systems Coming to Apple Stores

Sonos Inc. today announced that it is expanding its collaboration with Apple, and bringing some of its products into Apple’s online and bricks-and-mortar retail stores.

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Roku Adds New Models to Line, Starting at $40

Published: 09/26/2016 01:25:30 PM

Roku Adds New Models to Line, Starting at $40

Roku, Inc. has announced a new line of streaming players, including its smallest model yet, the Express, which is available for MSRP $40, and three players that offer HD and 4K at 60 frames-per-second (fps).

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iDevices Launches HomeKit, Alexa-Enabled Smart Home Essentials Kit

Published: 09/26/2016 07:29:57 AM

iDevices Launches HomeKit, Alexa-Enabled Smart Home Essentials Kit

iDevices has introduced its new Smart Home Essentials kit, an Apple HomeKit and Alexa-enabled system featuring three iDevices Sockets (connected light bulb adapters), five iDevices Switches (indoor connected plugs) and two iDevices Outdoor Switches (rain-tight connected plugs).

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Staub Electronics Now Distributing Fibaro Home Automation Solutions

Published: 09/22/2016 07:32:51 AM

Staub Electronics Now Distributing Fibaro Home Automation Solutions

Staub Electronics has been appointed a Canadian distributor for Fibaro, a global manufacturer of wireless intelligent home automation and smart home control devices. This partnership comes into effect immediately.

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Alcatel IDOL 4 Phone Coming to Videotron

Published: 09/21/2016 04:18:06 PM

Alcatel IDOL 4 Phone Coming to Videotron

Alcatel, which bills itself as “the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America” (according to IDC and company data) has announced that its new IDOL 4 smartphone will be coming to Videotron stores in Quebec, starting September 30.

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K-Mobile Opens Store in Mississauga, ON

Published: 09/21/2016 01:26:56 PM

K-Mobile Opens Store in Mississauga, ON

K-Mobile opened its new Mississauga, ON store, the second in a reported 250 locations planned to open across the greater Toronto area (GTA) by the end of 2018.

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Steam Policy Change Shows Limits of User Review Process

Published: 09/21/2016 12:41:31 PM

Steam Policy Change Shows Limits of User Review Process

Valve Software has amended its policy governing user reviews of products in the Steam games store. The reasoning behind the changes offers valuable insight into the potential pitfalls of user-generated reviews in general.

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Denon Announces Voice Control for HEOS Multi-Room System

Published: 09/21/2016 10:32:34 AM

Denon Announces Voice Control for HEOS Multi-Room System

D+M Group is the latest company to jump on the Alexa bandwagon. The company has announced that plans to support Amazon.com Inc.'s Alexa voice-control technology on its Denon HEOS wireless multi-room system starting in Q1 2017.

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