Apple Music Gets Off to a Decent Start: First Impressions

Ted Kritsonis 07/03/2015 03:20:43 PM EST in Ted Kritsonis

Apple Music Gets Off to a Decent Start: First Impressions

Apple Music hit the masses (including Canada) on June 30. Here are our first impressions of the streaming music service.

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Atlantia to Distribute Que Android Smartphones

Published: 07/03/2015 02:57:20 PM EST

Atlantia to Distribute Que Android Smartphones

Wireless and AV accessories distributor Atlantia has picked up Canadian distribution of the Que brand of unlocked Android smartphones.

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Three New Wide-Aperture Lenses from Nikon

Published: 07/03/2015 12:47:05 PM

Three New Wide-Aperture Lenses from Nikon

Nikon Canada Inc. has announced two new pro-grade full-format super-telephoto prime lenses, plus a crop-format wide-aperture standard zoom lens that covers the 24-120mm (135 equivalent) range. All three lenses incorporate Nikon's VR optical image stabilization technology.

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Arrest in Krazy Krazy, Canadian Tire, & Other B&E

Published: 07/03/2015 12:28:03 PM

Arrest in Krazy Krazy, Canadian Tire, & Other B&E

Police in Timmins, ON, have arrested and charged a suspect with a series of break and enters at the Krazy Krazy electronics store and a Canadian Tire, and another retailer. The incident at Canadian Tire was initially treated as an armed standoff.

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Microsoft Lumia 535, 640 XL, Now Available

Published: 07/03/2015 09:30:04 AM

Microsoft Lumia 535, 640 XL, Now Available

The Microsoft Lumia 535 and 640 XL Windows Phones are now available, exclusively through Microsoft stores.


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Industry News



New TV Season Starts in September? We Watch When We Want

Published: 07/02/2015 09:41:54 AM

New TV Season Starts in September? We Watch When We Want

The new TV, which often includes streaming options and PVRs, has changed the face of television viewing so much that many Canadians don't even know that te new TV season starts in September, reports a new Videology study.


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Sears President & CEO Steps Down

Published: 07/02/2015 09:23:41 AM

Sears President & CEO Steps Down

Just over six months after taking the head post at Sears, Ronald D. Boire will be departing as president and CEO of the retailer at the end of the summer to "pursue an opportunity in the U.S."

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Sounds Good Opens Experience Centre

Published: 07/01/2015 03:45:07 PM

Sounds Good Opens Experience Centre

Sometimes it takes a nudge from an outside advisor to set the plan in motion for your company's growth. That was the case when Rob May and Nikki Lord, the husband and wife team behind Sounds Good AVS Solutions ,took the plunge to open the company's first ever Customer Experience Centre.

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Shoppers Who Complain About Lines Spend More

Published: 07/01/2015 07:50:01 AM

Shoppers Who Complain About Lines Spend More

We all know shoppers don't like waiting in lines: it's often among the top-five reasons cited for opting to shop online instead. And now, a study by LoyaltyOne and Verde Group with Dr. Deborah Small, a Professor of Marketing and Psychology at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, has provided some interesting additional information.

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Microsoft Adds Features to Windows 10 Xbox Preview App

Published: 06/30/2015 04:24:24 PM

Microsoft Adds Features to Windows 10 Xbox Preview App

Microsoft has announced a number of new features for its Xbox ‘app’ running on Windows 10. The updated preview version of the app will give Xbox One players the ability to launch Windows games, and more options for interacting with their Xbox One friends.

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