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‘Google Play For Education’ Comes To Canada

'Google Play for Education' Comes To Canada

Google Play for Education, an education-focused app store designed to cater specifically to schools and teachers, has come to Canada, alongside an announcement from Google that Canadian schools will now be able to order Android tablets directly from Google, as per an article on MobileSyrup. Google’s product manager for Google Play for Education, Rick Borovoy,… Read more »

Apple MacBook Replaces MacBook Air And Gets Positive Reviews

MacBook

When the new MacBook was first announced, there were some initial hangups people had with the device. Some thought it was a mistake not to carry an SD card slot. Others weren’t happy with the only port: the USB-Type C port. However, now that Apple has sent the units out for official reviews and has… Read more »

iPhone 7 Rumored To Be Released In October: No More iPhone 6s?

Apple Store

The iPhone 6s may have its name changed in order to become the iPhone 7. We’ll let The Week spill the news on Apple’s upcoming iPhone. “Apple is drawing up plans to skip a generation, launching the iPhone 7 a year ahead of its expected arrival, according to an industry analyst. Under the company’s usual… Read more »

Kobo Glo HD Attempts To Put Out Amazon Kindle’s Fire

Kobo Glo HD

It wasn’t that long ago when reading a book involved physical page turning. With the advent of eReaders such as the soon-to-be-released Kobo Glo HD, book fans have either embraced the technology that has cured them of wrist strain and the age-old dilemma of how to fit multiple books in their purse, or they have… Read more »

YouTube Will Launch Subscription Service For Ad-Free Videos

YouTube subscription

YouTube will launch a brand new subscription service that allows interested viewers and fans to watch videos without being interrupted by advertisements and commercials. According to Fortune, the popular video streaming website made the announcement about the new subscription service on Wednesday. The report claims that the planned paid service was revealed within an email… Read more »

Apple Watch Gets Mixed Reviews: Not As Innovative As iPhone

Apple Watch

Judging by the reviews of the Apple Watch, Apple may have a difficult time marketing their new product. The reviews are generally mixed, but not awful. The general consensus is that the watch is well-made, but not as innovative as something like the iPhone. The New York Times claims there is a steep learning curve… Read more »

Jealous Siri? Siri Snaps At User For Calling Cortana Instead

jealous Siri

A jealous Siri? Say it isn’t so! The text of an alleged conversation between an Apple mobile device user and Siri went viral on Reddit shortly after being posted on Monday. According to the text, the user mistakenly asked “Cortana” for assistance with finding movie showtimes instead of Siri. Even though Siri could have brushed… Read more »

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 Edge Pre-Orders Filled With Scratches And Dead Pixels

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 Edge

T-Mobile has gone from being a third-rate carrier to completely changing the wireless industry in just three years. But that doesn’t mean they have a right to skip the quality control process for their new phones. Android Authority reveals a problem some T-Mobile customers are having with their Galaxy S6 Edge units, which have shipped… Read more »

#Bendgate: Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus Isn’t The Only Phablet That Bends – Samsung, HTC Have Equally Vulnerable Devices [Video]

Other Phones Bend Too

Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus isn’t the only large-screened device that is susceptible to bending, proved brave testers who risked multiple phones of popular brands. The bending epidemic, commonly referred to as #Bendgate, had beset Apple’s latest iPhone models. However, a group of testers using standard testing equipment proved that it is not just Apple’s devices… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge Hit iPhone Pre-Order Levels

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge have received universal praise. Now, it appears that sales of both smartphones may match the critical acclaim. The stores that the Inquisitr checked with report incredible pre-orders and excitement. The Verizon retail store in Sherman Oaks, California, reports more than 40 pre-orders, with half of them… Read more »

New 13-Inch Apple MacBook Pro Is A Game Changer, According To Critics

2015 MacBook Pro

When Apple announced the 2015 version of the 13-inch MacBook Pro, there wasn’t that much excitement. Many thought it wasn’t a big enough upgrade from the previous MacBook Pro. However, new reviews seem to go against the initial thought. Computerworld believes the new 13-inch MacBook Pro is worth your attention. “This notebook, which starts at… Read more »