Tag: mobile

Looking for a phone? Consider these mid-range devices

By Ted Kritsonis

Flagship smartphones are expensive purchases these days, even if you decide to go on contract, so mid-range devices may offer a better way out without totally breaking the bank.

Moment App Helps Shed Light on Just How Much You Use Your Phone

By Christine Persaud
Smartphone addiction is a real thing.  According to Psychology Today, there’s even a name for the anxiety you feel if you lose sight of your phone: nomophobia. And while many of us might think we don’t fall into that category, the Moment app provides a potentially terrifying glimpse into how often you’re actually glued to your smartphone screen.

What mobile payment options are available for Canadians right now

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla

Paying with cash is cumbersome and slow. It holds up lines, sometimes exact change isn’t available, and printed receipts are often lost or linger in our wallets for indeterminate amounts of time. Many Canadians already opt for debit payments via Interac for smaller transactions and rely on credit cards for larger expenses. This is the next step.

What you need to know about Bluetooth music streaming

By Ted Kritsonis

Headphone jacks are slowly disappearing from smartphones, steering consumers over to Bluetooth headphones for wireless playback. Except, the codecs aren’t all created equal.

Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are the Androids you are looking for

By Gadjo C. Sevilla

Consider that Google has been making its own phones for only two years and it’s impressive to see how far they’ve gone in so short a time. Should competitors in Cupertino and South Korea be shaking in their boots? Let’s not get ahead of ourselves.