Tag: smartphone

Fun And/Or Useful Photography Apps For Your Phone

By Christine Persaud
Today’s smartphones are basically cameras that also have phone and messaging features. They include stellar built-in cameras and features that help you take professional-looking portraits, add fun filters, and take photos with gorgeous effects.

Tips For Using a VPN on Your Phone

By Christine Persaud
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) can come in handy when you want to access sensitive data from a smartphone in a public place, using a public or unsecured Wi-Fi network. But there are other reasons why a VPN might be useful.

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Technology is Designed for Deception and Manipulation, Not Privacy

Much of today’s technology is designed to deceive and manipulate users, not to protect their privacy. In our smartphones and our social media sharing sites and our online business networks, product designers are using certain settings, colours, patterns, techniques and…

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Canadian Developers Amp’ed Over Music Sync App

With their energetic announcements about the use and popularity of their music sync and listening app, Montreal-based mobile application developers are clearly amp’ed about AmpMe. Citing over 20 million users worldwide and claiming title to the record of most devices…

Foldables: A look at Tech’s next big product category

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla

There’s an inherent problem with Foldables. If we look at other products, we can see that folding versions of items are designed for portability and convenience but take a huge hit in terms of reliability and performance.