Tag Archive: Canada

Contact tracing stirs debate in Canada

“We’re entering into a totally new class or form of surveillance”

What you need to know A report has revealed that privacy watchdogs in Canada are worried about contact tracing. Some have voiced concern over what they think is a totally new level of surveillance. Others have suggested that with the right laws, the technology can be used effectively without disenfranchising individuals.

A report from Canada has revealed that watchdogs are concerned about the potential levels of  [Read More…]

How to watch Studio Ghibli films on Netflix in the U.S., Canada, & Japan

Netflix has just announced that beginning on February 1 it will begin bringing Studio Ghibli films to its service. In total, there will be 21 films that make an appearance, and they will come in three phases. The films will be made available globally through a distribution partner Wild Bunch International, though this rollout will exclude some big markets.

For those not familiar, Studio Ghibli was founded back in 1985 by the directors Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata and the  [Read More…]

The 11 best Boxing Day 2019 tech deals you’ll find in Canada

Boxing Day is a great time to spend a bit of that cash Grandma slipped into your holiday card, whether on a big ticket item deeply discounted or on some smaller tech accessories you don’t want to buy for full price. In any case, we’ve rounded up a bunch of the best deals you’ll find Canada-wide on the hottest tech from 2019.

Boxing Day Deals LG 75-inch 4K Smart TV Amazon Echo Dot Ring Doorbell 2 with Echo Show  [Read More…]

Android 10 update rolling out to Galaxy S10 users in the U.S. and Canada

Confirmed on two carriers in the U.S. so far.

What you need to know The Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e are now receiving the stable update to Android 10 with One UI 2.0 in Canada and the U.S. It is rolling out on Sprint, T-Mobile, and most Canadian carriers. If history is anything to go by, unlocked users will be waiting several more weeks for the update.

Back on November 28, Samsung began the stable rollout  [Read More…]

Stable Android 10 update will hit Galaxy S10 phones in Canada next week

Canadian Galaxy S10 users won’t have to wait much longer for the One UI 2.0 update.

What you need to know Canadian carrier Telus says the Android 10 update for the Galaxy S10 will begin rolling out in the country on December 16. Samsung had started rolling out the stable Android 10-based One UI 2.0 update for users in Germany last month. So far, the update has been released in over 40 countries around the world.

The  [Read More…]

Huawei will move its research center from the U.S. to Canada

It also hopes to build a factory in Europe for its 5G equipment.

What you need to know Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei announced that the company is moving its research center. It’s being relocated from the United States to Canada. This past Friday, it was reported that the U.S. was aiming to crack down further on Huawei’s access to U.S. technology.

To say that Huawei has had a rocky relationship with the United States over the last  [Read More…]

These are the best Cyber Monday 2019 deals in Canada! 🇨🇦

Cyber Monday is almost here! Most Canadian retailers have updated their prices for Cyber Monday, and you can get some incredible deals in Canada, from retailers like Best Buy, Amazon, Walmart and others.

Best Cyber Monday deals in Canada Fire TV Stick 4K with Alexa Voice Remote (CAD$ 24.99 at Amazon) Fitbit Versa 2 (CAD$ 200 at Amazon) Logitech G602 Wireless Gaming Mouse (CAD$ 40 at Amazon) Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (CAD$ 250 at Amazon) Echo Dot 3rd gen  [Read More…]

Best Canada Black Friday Deals in 2019

Black Friday may not be here yet, but the deals are already flowing. We will be rounding up all of our favorites right here throughout the next week, so be sure to keep an eye on this page for new deals as they become available.

Newest Deals Amazon Devices TVs Laptops PCs, Monitors & Office electronics Smartphones VPNs Headphones Speakers Cameras Wearables & Accessories Gaming Movies, Music & Books Home Improvement and DIY Kitchen Fashion Personal Care Toys Toddlers &  [Read More…]

Ring’s new Rapid Ring app is now available to download in the U.S. & Canada

The Rapid Ring app has been designed to allow users to respond to a notification or start streaming as soon as possible.

What you need to know Ring’s new “Rapid Ring” app is now available for users in the U.S. and Canada. Rapid Ring is a “light” version of the full Ring app, which lets users access video feeds and answer notifications faster. The app was released a few weeks back for users in Australia and the  [Read More…]

Konami files a trademark for Silent Hill in Canada

A new trademark for Silent Hill has been filed by Konami, could it point to a new game?

What you need to know Konami has filed a new trademark for Silent Hill in Canada. This trademark is seperate from Konami’s ownership of the Silent Hill franchise as a whole. While unlikely, it’s possible this is pointing to a new game or project that could be in development. We still wouldn’t recommend getting your  [Read More…]