Canada lost almost 20,000 jobs in April, with retailing suffering greatly, especially in the electronics and appliance sector.
MixRadio, which was previously owned by Microsoft and Nokia, has launched a new personalized music streaming service for both the Android and iOS platforms; plus confirmed a new partnership with HTC.
Like its grand opening last May, Update Elevated attracted about 400 guests for its first anniversary celebration, held earlier this month. "Actually," reflects partner Stacey Sniderman-Wong with a chuckle, "it may have been more. We went through more food."
Voltage Pictures LLC, the company that forced Canadian ISPs to release the names of users who allegedly shared the movie The Hurt Locker, has itself been hit with a lawsuit over copyright violations. Voltage has been promoting a planned film about a giant lizard that stomps on Tokyo, and Toho Co., Japanese owner of the Godzilla franchise, is biting back, in court.
Shenzhen, China-based Dlodlo claims that it's new virtual reality glasses are the "world's lightest" at just 4 ounces.