New App “Google Trips” Helps Users Plan Vacations with Ease

Google has released a new app that allows users to easily make vacation plans.

Traveling for Less With Google’s Off Line Maps

Google’s Offline Maps app allows users to pull up maps and tourist locations without Internet access.

TIO Networks Partners with Mobilicity on Mobile Payment App

Bill payment firm, TIO Networks (TSX-V: TNC) has teamed up with wireless carrier, Mobilicity to develop and launch a smartphone-based payment app. Now available in the Google Play Store, the My Mobilicity Payment App supports Android smartphones, providing customers the flexibility and convenience to view their account balance and due date, securely pay their monthly […]

AndroidTO Building Momentum with App Community

From a low-key user gathering in 2010, AndroidTO has sprung into a full-fledged digital tech conference drawing several hundred attendees at the Scotiabank Theatre on October 25th. The third yearly installment included presentations from Google (NASDAQ:GOOG,) Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) and Tumblr complementing regular contributions from Rogers (TSX:RCI.B), App Promo and WattPad, winner of Canadian Startup of […]

Google Canada Hands Out Five eTown Awards

Five Canadian cities are the recipients of Google’s eTown Awards for successfully embracing the digital economy. Google recognizes Moncton, NB, Dorval, PQ, Parry Sound, ON, Canmore, AB and Duncan, BC as leading centres where small businesses are investing in online tools and resources to find new customers, grow their business, and improve their operations. “We’re […]

Starbucks Adds Mobile Payment in Canada & UK

Canadians eager to pay for their Starbucks coffee using their smartphones now have an Android app to make that happen. Basically, you just download the app, enter your Starbucks Card number, scan and go. Starting July 11th, customers in the UK and Canada will also be able to use the app to locate stores, load […]