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Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2013-09-06, 10:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,429
Posted By Fonceur
No he was right, Android apps are pretty much...

No he was right, Android apps are pretty much rubberstamped and become available within hours of being submitted.

By opposition, iOS apps get stuck in a review queue for 5-8 days, then spend 1-48...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2013-06-01, 04:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,900
Posted By Fonceur
Just as the private sector, the Canadian...

Just as the private sector, the Canadian Government agencies used to be big supporters of BlackBerry, but the BB10 was released a year or 2 too late, allowing the iPhone and iPad an important...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2013-06-01, 04:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,900
Posted By Fonceur
To illustrate my point, Blackberry gave me a...

To illustrate my point, Blackberry gave me a PlayBook for the "Android" PlayBook version (before they droped to sub-$200). Then as they released BB10, Blackberry themselves converted most compatible...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2013-05-29, 07:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,900
Posted By Fonceur
As a developper of mobile apps, you definitely...

As a developper of mobile apps, you definitely sell a lot more of iOS apps/content. Unless you use some cross-platform development tools, either the iOS team will be much bigger or the iOS app will...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2013-03-17, 04:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,074
Posted By Fonceur
Indeed it would be nice if the CRTC didn't stop...

Indeed it would be nice if the CRTC didn't stop here and could dust off all the specialty channels licenses... Remove the various exemptions they got over time and focus back on the original license...
Forum: Videotron   2013-03-04, 09:33 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 90,765
Posted By Fonceur
They do offer the last 3 episodes of "The walking...

They do offer the last 3 episodes of "The walking dead" on AMC on demand. Though I was hoping for the full 3rd season since they added the channel so late...
Forum: Videotron   2013-02-18, 07:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,243
Posted By Fonceur
Unlike with Bell, you do not own the PVR at the...

Unlike with Bell, you do not own the PVR at the end, unfortunately.
Forum: Videotron   2013-02-17, 02:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,683
Posted By Fonceur
Yes I got that on the "John Stewart" recording in...

Yes I got that on the "John Stewart" recording in the Thursday/Friday night. Yet the "Colbert report" after it was fine...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2013-02-16, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By Fonceur
I also use DropBox and love it for that. But I...

I also use DropBox and love it for that. But I guess it depends on why the "cloud" isn't an option for the OP...

You likely need to make sure that when you save you are using a format supported...
Forum: Videotron   2013-02-09, 11:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,683
Posted By Fonceur
I watched the program live and Bill Maher before,...

I watched the program live and Bill Maher before, there were definitely some issues with the signal...
Forum: Videotron   2013-01-24, 12:18 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 100,408
Posted By Fonceur
I've had to reboot my Cisco terminal twice for...

I've had to reboot my Cisco terminal twice for that issue and I received that terminal less than 3 weeks ago... ;)
Forum: Videotron   2013-01-21, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,830
Posted By Fonceur
It has never been true, Videotron has always been...

It has never been true, Videotron has always been passing the resolution they receive the signal at. Just Google for Kaphyr's site, if you want to see channel per channel.

As for the PiP on my...
Forum: Videotron   2013-01-20, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,830
Posted By Fonceur
It's unfortunate that manufacturers didn't all...

It's unfortunate that manufacturers didn't all keep offering the native mode option, like my 6 years old Pace receiver or 10 years old Motorola receiver. Instead now you have to decide and end up...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2013-01-19, 02:07 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 28,035
Posted By Fonceur
Getting a Nexus device is usually one way of...

Getting a Nexus device is usually one way of avoiding those manufacturer/carrier variations, thus their main interest...
Forum: Videotron   2013-01-02, 05:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,028
Posted By Fonceur
Yes they should get their signal from the source...

Yes they should get their signal from the source instead of getting it from Rogers or such...
Forum: Videotron   2012-12-28, 11:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,243
Posted By Fonceur
If you already have 3 services and spend more...

If you already have 3 services and spend more than $135 before taxes, you can get the promotion too. I was short by $7, so they wouldn't give it to me. Had to ask to be switched to the retention...
Forum: Videotron   2012-11-26, 09:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,243
Posted By Fonceur
Indeed, they mention it works for existing...

Indeed, they mention it works for existing customers, but in the fine prints they again have the silly restriction of needing to add one new service. Adding an extra service for more than $20 that...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2012-11-25, 12:45 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 28,035
Posted By Fonceur
I like the idea of using a tablet plan + Google...

I like the idea of using a tablet plan + Google voice on the Nexus 4 with that LTE hack...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2012-09-29, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,046
Posted By Fonceur
I bought a Nexus 7 last week, so it's great...

I bought a Nexus 7 last week, so it's great timing to use some of the Google Play credits that came with it! ;)
Forum: What's On Television?   2012-09-11, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
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Views: 918
Posted By Fonceur
If it airs a week or two later, then technically...

If it airs a week or two later, then technically it is a repeat, as far as the TV guide data provider is concerned... You could see the same thing when Doctor Who was shown 6 months later than in...
Forum: Vidéotron (Forum en français)   2012-08-14, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,676
Posted By Fonceur
Le numérique et l'internet nécessite un récepteur...

Le numérique et l'internet nécessite un récepteur et un modem activés, donc ils n'ont probablement pas besoins de changer de filtre...
Forum: Videotron   2012-08-02, 08:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,430
Posted By Fonceur
Basic+20 channels+tmn+super stations+tsn hd =...

Basic+20 channels+tmn+super stations+tsn hd = $65.96
Forum: Videotron   2012-07-18, 12:02 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 100,408
Posted By Fonceur
I was more annoyed at the lack of HD stations,...

I was more annoyed at the lack of HD stations, which is why I droped their time-shifting packages long ago...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2012-06-30, 03:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,748
Posted By Fonceur
After growing up watching TVA/SRC/TQ/TQS, I found...

After growing up watching TVA/SRC/TQ/TQS, I found it silly the first time I caught an heavily censored movie at 11 pm (or even passed midnight) on CFCF (CTV)... At first I thought it was some audio...
Forum: News, Weather, and Sports   2012-06-25, 06:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,281
Posted By Fonceur
I agree for the second picture, too shiny for a...

I agree for the second picture, too shiny for a fossil.
Forum: Windows Computing   2012-05-26, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 918
Posted By Fonceur
I personnaly had to stick with iTunes 10.4, as...

I personnaly had to stick with iTunes 10.4, as the newer versions are beeing reported as virus or such by my windows XP installation (not by some third party virus scanner, but XP itself)... ;) My...
Forum: Vidéotron (Forum en français)   2012-05-02, 09:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,726
Posted By Fonceur
Certains appareils permettent de changer...

Certains appareils permettent de changer l'adresse de la telecommande, mais aucunes idees si c'est le cas avec eux...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2012-02-13, 09:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,727
Posted By Fonceur
Not necessarily. A universal app can easily use...

Not necessarily. A universal app can easily use the same images for all the non retina display devices, you just get to see more on screen with the iPad... I know that it's how mines work, they'd...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2012-02-13, 07:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,727
Posted By Fonceur
Not only that, but most universal apps which...

Not only that, but most universal apps which already handle retina display won't even need a single change...
Forum: Videotron   2012-01-24, 10:17 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 100,408
Posted By Fonceur
Of course you need to receive the SD version...

Of course you need to receive the SD version (passed the free preview) to get the HD version...
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