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  1. Here Are Apple’s Most Downloaded Apps of 2017

    Industry News
    Do you have all the best on your phone? Now you'll know, without a doubt. So, you love apps. They light up your life, keeping going in the right direction on the road, help you find the best deals, hook you up with movies when you need them and more. But are really you using what everybody else...
  2. 3 Best Renovation Apps to Have in Your Pocket

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    From colour swatches to room ideas and measurements, these apps make the project easier. Getting a fresh new look in your home can feel like a new lease on life. You didn’t have to travel anywhere or move and you’re looking at a whole new scene. It can be a complicated process, though. How can...
  3. 3 Best Apps to Help You Get Through Traffic and Avoid Speeding Tickets

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    Stay smart on the road and avoid errors that will land you in a dangerous situation or with a hefty ticket, with these apps and devices. Speeding tickets: no one wants them. Whether you've hit a school zone all of a sudden, or you didn't realize how fast you were going, they're unwelcome...
  4. 3 Ways to Organize Your Home with Decluttering Tech

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    When objects start to take control of your living space, you know it’s time to take charge. Keeping control of all the stuff accumulating in your home can be a full-time job. Many of us are lucky to be able to afford so many things, here in Canada. In the U.S apparently a quarter of the...
  5. TV Apps from Rogers Media (City TV, etc.)

    Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    City Becomes the First Major Canadian Over-the-Air Broadcaster to Introduce a Video App on Apple TV, Launching Today City announced today that its popular City Video app will now be available on the fourth-generation Apple TV. Available now in the App Store, the City Video app is the first of...
  6. Aeroplan Launches New App For Booking Flights Using Aeroplan Miles

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    Last Thursday, Aeroplan , Canada's premier coalition loyalty program owned by Aimia Inc., announced the launch of a new app for members that makes it easy to book flights using Aeroplan Miles on a mobile device. The Aeroplan App is now available for download for iOS, Android and Blackberry...
  7. Get the Best Price With These 5 Top Shopping Apps For 2016

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    Love shopping but feel like you’re never sure whether you’re getting the best deal out there? Have no fear- great apps are here. You might already use these, but if you don’t, now’s the time to start. These five shopping apps are some top rated tech tools, and they can help you get you the...
  8. Acer to Offer Microsoft Services and Apps on Its Phones and Tablets

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    This week, Microsoft Corp. and Acer Inc. announced a partnership that will be starting in the second half of 2016. In a new development, Acer will begin pre-installing Microsoft services and apps such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, OneDrive and Skype on its portfolio of...
  9. Top Five iPhone Apps of 2015

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    Apps abound. Here are 5 of the top apps of 2015 for your iPhone, as suggested by pcmag.com. 1) Maps[/URL] This app was once included in the purchase of an iPhone, but is now an add-on and needs to be downloaded from the app store. Easy to use, it’s guaranteed (or, almost), to keep you...
  10. New study shows Canada’s mobile employment growth rate

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    New app development is one of the key drivers in employment growth across the app industry in Canada over the last year. The number of people employed in the development of business, games and entertainment mobile apps has grown by nearly 25 per cent, according to a recent report from the...
  11. Apple Crosses 25B Download Mark at App Store

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    Apple hit another milestone over the past weekend: more than 25 billion apps from the iTunes App Store have been downloaded. As you might expect, the world's most valuable company celebrated that achievement by awarding  a US$10,000 iTunes gift card to the user who downloaded app number...
  12. Apple App store offers 44% more apps than Android Market

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    For anyone keeping score. The result is the Apple Store now offers about 50% more Apps than the Android Market (460K to 320K). read more
  13. Report: Number of Android Market apps now over 300,000

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    A recent report by Research2Guidance detailing the size of the Android Market has found that more than 320,000 apps are now available for download from the Android Market. The researchers estimate that, by the end of September 2011, over 500,000 apps had been initially published on the Android...
  14. 3.8 billion smartphone apps downloaded in 1st half of 2010

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    More than 3.8 billion mobile apps were downloaded worldwide in the first half of 2010 according to research2guidance. a Berlin-based research organization that specializes in the mobile industry. That number was significantly more than than the 3.1 billion apps downloaded for all of 2009. The...
  15. Digital Home opens 12 new discussion forums

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    Every month over half a million people visit the Digital Home website looking for objective, independent information about the latest in consumer electronics and advice concerning Canada's Internet, telephone and Wireless service providers such as Bell, Rogers Wireless, Shaw Cable, Telus and...
  16. Business apps for sale at Google Marketplace

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    Google this week launched the Google Apps Marketplace, an online store which offers a collection of business services and applications that work over the net. The company says that at launch, more than fifty companies are selling cloud applications in the marketplace. Although it's exciting...
  17. Apple purges adult themed apps from app store

    Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    Apple is reported to have removed over 5,000 adult themed applications from its iTunes app store after consumers began complaining about the apps containing sexually suggestive material. The purge, which appears to have begun in the last several days, has led to the removal of apps which...
  18. Apple purges over 5,000 adult themed apps from app store

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    Apple is reported to have removed over 5,000 adult themed applications from its iTunes app store after consumers began complaining about the apps containing sexually suggestive material. The purge, which appears to have begun in the last several days, has led to the removal of apps which...
  19. Consumers expected to spend $6.2 Billion on mobile apps in 2010

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    A recent report from Gartner predicts consumers will spend $6.2 billion on mobile applications in 2010, up from $4.2 billion in 2009. Gartner also estimates that consumers will download over 4.5 billion apps this year, four out of five of which will be free, up from 2.5 billion in 2009. “Games...
  20. Apple app store tops 3 billion downloads

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    Eighteen months ago, while the consumer electronics industry was abuzz with the release of the 3G iPhone, Apple also introduced new iTunes featuring something called the App store. Today Apple announced that iPod and iPhone users have now downloaded more than three billion apps from the store...
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