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  1. Please suggest an app to destroy data on Android

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    I did a factory reset on my Galaxy S6 but I am able to retrieve the data with free data recovery software. This scares me out, lol. How to completely wipe the phone without damaging it? I need to exchange it for some extra money.
  2. Fibe TV 4K discussion

    Bell Fibe TV
    Edit by Dr.Dave: See post 87 for Bell's soft launch info. Jays and Leafs In 4K Even though I can't get Fibe in my area yet (In Stony Creek) not a rural area, I will move if I have to to get my Jays and Leafs in 4K. Any chance Bell can get hooked into Rogers excellent offering...
  3. Canadian Tire Rolls Out New App With Mobile Credit Card, Loyalty Card and Game All-In-One

    Industry News
    This week, Canadian Tire introduced a new app for consumers that serves as a mobile credit card, a store loyalty card and a hockey game, all in one. The new mPay & Play mobile app is available to all holders of Canadian Tire’s Options MasterCard. Users can pay for Canadian Tire store purchases...
  4. Microsoft Releases Office 2016, Worldwide

    Industry News
    This Tuesday, Microsoft began its world-wide roll-out of Office 2016, the latest addition to its cloud-based subscription service Office 365. The new Office 2016 apps are available in 40 languages and require Windows 7 or later versions to work. Office 365 subscribers can choose to download the...
  5. Optik TV (mobile version) on a TV through Apple TV

    Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)
    I have a 3rd generation Apple TV and it works fine. It's connected wirelessly using an Apple Airport express router. I have recently downloaded the Optik TV app for iPhone and I'm trying to stream some movies/TV shows to my TV using the AirPlay feature. I've done this with some videos on my...
  6. Aliant TV Remote Control Questions

    Bell Aliant Home Phone, Internet, IPTV
    Is there any way to turn off the backlight on the Motorola remote? I've noticed the remote control battery life isn't that great, so I'm wondering if turning off the backlight (which I don't need at all) might help.
  7. Optik TV adds an interactive music app

    Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)
    Telus this week added a new application to their Optik service which their IPTV customers the ability to learn more about what is playing on their Galaxie music channels. The new app can be launched from the Optik main menu with a click of the remote. Once running, customers can find out what’s...
  8. Encyclopaedia Britannica now available on iPad and iPhone

    Industry News
    Following a recent iPad announcement, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. announced today its encyclopedia is now available as an iPhone App through the Apple App Store. The Britannica App gives iOS users the ability to find information and explore subjects which has been researched and edited by...
  9. YASAA - Yet another show about Apps

    Industry News
    Last week, we told you about a new tv show called App Central from The Business News Network (BNN) and CP24 which would explore the growing market of apps for tablets and smartphones. This week comes an announcement from Telus that it too would be developing a new show exploring the world a...
  10. Tap Tap Revenge 4 app released for Android

    Industry News
    Tap Tap Revenge 4, the latest incarnation of the popular music game originally developed for iOS devices is now available for Android powered devices. The app, whose Apple iOS versions have been downloaded more than 60 million times, is now available for free from the Android Market. The goal...
  11. CBC releases news app for Android, Blackberry and iOS devices

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    Canada's public broadcaster today announced the availability of a new CBC News Mobile App for iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry and Android devices. Features of the new app include real-time access to breaking news, international, national and local news, weather—content, exclusive CBC video, audio...
  12. Free UPS Mobile App lets Canadians track their packages

    Industry News
    UPS said today that its UPS Mobile App for iPhone is now available for customers in Canada. The application enables customers to ship and track packages as well as find the nearest UPS location from their iPhone. The company now offers a UPS Mobile app for Android, Blackberry and iPhone users...
  13. Montreal Canadiens app for Bell customers only

    Industry News
    Ahead of their home opener tomorrow night, Bell has announced the introduction of a Montreal Canadiens mobile app for the Android, Blackberry and iOS platforms. Unfortunately for most Canadians, including most Montrealers, the app will be unavailable to them because Bell is restricting its use...
  14. Apple Remote Version 2.0 released

    Industry News
    Apple has released an updated version of its Remote application which is optimized for the retina display on the iPhone 4 and new iPod touch and which adds support for the iPad's larger screen. Using your home's WiFi network, the app lets you turn your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad into a remote...
  15. Sonos releases firmware update and iPad app

    Industry News
    Sonos, makers of wireless music systems for the home, announced today the release of Sonos System Software 3.3 along with its long overdue Sonos Controller for iPad application. The new firmware includes support for AAC radio stations and the Spotify streaming music service in Europe. The...
  16. Score Media releases free iPad Sports app

    Industry News
    Score Media has launched a free new sports app designed for the Apple iPad. The broadcaster says its "TheScore iPad Edition" features news, scores, stats and standings from every major sports league plus video and audio content from the company's Television, Radio and web properties. Early...
  17. Anyone recommend an SSH app for iPhone/iPad

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    Anyone using and SSH app for iPhone / iPad? If so, which one and would you recommend it?
  18. Free iPhone apps let you listen to your favourite Canadian radio stations

    Industry News
    If you're getting tired of listening to the same playlists on your iPhone over and over then maybe its time you went back to listening to your favourite Canadian radio station. The iPhone doesn't have a built-in AM/FM radio tuner but you can download one of the following four free iPhone apps...
  19. Epicurious Recipe app now out for Android

    Industry News
    Condé Nast Digital today introduced its first cooking application in the Android Market. The free application, “Epicurious' Recipes & Shopping List: On the Go and In the Kitchen,” includes numerous features including the ability to search the Epicurious database of over 28,000 recipes...
  20. iPad sales top a million units

    Industry News
    Apple announced yesterday that it sold its one millionth iPad last Friday, more than twice as fast as the original iPhone. The iPhone took 74 days to reach the magical milestone versus just 28 days for the iPad. The iPad was released on April 3rd and sold 300,000 units on its first day of...