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Apple now most valuable company in history

Mon, 20 Aug 2012 21:25:26 Z

Its surging stock propelled Apple’s value to US$623-billion on Monday, beating the record for market capitalization set by Microsoft in the heady days of the Internet boom

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BCE offers more Canadian programs, radio sales in bid to win Astral deal

Wed, 11 Jul 2012 13:21:26 Z

BCE offered to spend $200-million on Canadian programming and sell 10 radio stations on Tuesday as it tries to win regulatory support for its $3-billion acquisition of Astral Media

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Microsoft sets sights on October Windows 8 launch

Mon, 09 Jul 2012 18:16:48 Z

Windows 8 will ship to manufacturers the first week of August and the first devices to run on Windows 8 will reach retailers in late October

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Samsung defeats Apple in UK court because Galaxy tablet ‘not as cool’

Mon, 09 Jul 2012 19:06:47 Z

Samsung Electronics Co. won a legal ruling after a U.K. judge said its Galaxy tablets aren’t “cool” enough to be confused with Apple Inc.’s iPad

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A round-up of the latest Apple iPad Mini rumours

Fri, 06 Jul 2012 15:22:36 Z

By now, it’s all but confirmed that Apple will have a smaller, cheaper iPad by the end of the year. Here’s everything we know about the iPad Mini so far

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Amazon plans smartphone to vie with Apple’s iPhone: Sources

Fri, 06 Jul 2012 15:28:54 Z

Foxconn International, the Chinese mobile-phone maker, is working with Amazon on the device

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Six things you need to know about the WiiU

Wed, 04 Jul 2012 15:19:17 Z

Download Code's Daniel Kaszor test drives Nintendo’s new WiiU console, set to launch this fall

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RIM executives deny company in death spiral

Tue, 03 Jul 2012 19:32:52 Z

RIM executives went on a public charm offensive today as Barclays became the latest analyst to cut its rating on the stock

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RIM sized up for sale as BlackBerry 10 dream recedes

Sat, 30 Jun 2012 01:11:39 Z

After losing another 20% of its share value on Friday, RIM now heads toward its annual shareholders’ meeting bearing the knowledge that many of those owners believe the company is more valuable dead than alive

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A snap review of Google's Nexus 7 tablet

Fri, 29 Jun 2012 16:58:03 Z

Silicon Alley Insider's Steve Kovach shares his initial thoughts after playing with the newest contender on the tablet scene for an hour

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Google merges digital and physical worlds with new image-based projects

Thu, 28 Jun 2012 12:37:26 Z

Google’s director of engineering for visual search spoke to FP Tech Desk editor Matt Hartley about Google glasses and some of the other computer vision projects going on at Google

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Google glasses prototype shown in skydiving stunt, to be sold to developers for $1,500

Wed, 27 Jun 2012 19:49:22 Z

Google is making prototypes of its futuristic, Internet-connected glasses available for people to test out

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Zynga unveils social network for gamers

Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:27:58 Z

Zynga introduced a social-networking service designed to make it easier for users to play online games across different mobile devices and existing sites

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Margaret Atwood joins Toronto-based writing site Wattpad

Tue, 26 Jun 2012 12:56:17 Z

Margaret Atwood will post five original poems on and judge the final shortlist of a poetry contest later this summer

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RIM says company committed to turnaround despite reports of split

Mon, 25 Jun 2012 19:06:33 Z

Shares of RIM fell more than 7% on this morning after the company's stock was downgraded by analysts ahead of Thursday's conference call with investors

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Microsoft could be working on phones of its own: Nomura

Fri, 22 Jun 2012 20:25:02 Z

While news of Microsoft's new Surface tablet dominated headlines this week, the technology giant could also have plans for a phone of its own

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Wind alleges Telus breached foreign investment laws

Fri, 22 Jun 2012 13:13:10 Z

A complaint filed this week by Wind Mobile alleges nearly half of Telus' company’s voting shares are held by foreigners, a sizable violation of the Telecom Act

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RIM's first BlackBerry 10s won't have physical keyboard

Thu, 21 Jun 2012 18:09:53 Z

BlackBerry enthusiasts who favour the device’s traditional physical keyboard will have to wait to get one on Research in Motion’s new smartphone models

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In era of revelation, privacy more important than ever

Thu, 21 Jun 2012 12:31:36 Z

In an age in which people are sharing the tiniest details of their lives on Facebook and Twitter, it's hard to believe anyone still values privacy. But they do — perhaps more than ever

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RIM job cuts under way in bid to save $1-billion a year

Wed, 20 Jun 2012 14:18:00 Z

Although the company has not provided a clear number of how many jobs will be cut, reported figures have ranged from 2,000 to 6,000

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Five questions about Microsoft’s new tablet

Tue, 19 Jun 2012 20:42:32 Z

The unveiling of Microsoft’s new Surface tablets marks a significant shift in strategy for the world’s largest software firm and leaves a few questions unanswered

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Let the Apple, Microsoft tablet war begin

Tue, 19 Jun 2012 13:02:35 Z

Microsoft Corp. unveiled a new tablet computer, which puts the software giant into a new head-to-head battle in its decades-long war with Apple Inc.

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Celestica to stop making BlackBerrys for RIM

Mon, 18 Jun 2012 15:10:06 Z

Research In Motion has long been one of Toronto-based Celestica's biggest clients, but the company said it will wind down its manufacturing services for RIM over the next three to six months

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RIM co-CEOs to get close to $12-million as part of exit deals

Fri, 15 Jun 2012 14:57:30 Z

BlackBerry reveals details of deals with Jim Balsilie and Mike Lazaridis ahead of annual general meeting July 10

CinemaNow to stream Disney movies in Canada

Thu, 14 Jun 2012 12:56:16 Z

CinemaNow, the online streaming service owned by Best Buy, is to announce next week a new multi-year digital agreement in Canada for Disney hits such as The Avengers

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Telus and Bell’s wireless partnership still a sore spot for competitors

Wed, 13 Jun 2012 12:45:27 Z

As a key auction for fresh airwaves looms, detractors are stepping up criticism of Telus and Bell's joint endeavour, suggesting the firms are perhaps too closely aligned

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LightSpeed secures US$30-million from Accel

Tue, 12 Jun 2012 12:44:44 Z

LightSpeed Retail Inc. aims to take advantage of the 'bring-your-own-device' trend — and it recently got a major financial shot in the arm from an early backer of now-famous Facebook Inc

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LinkedIn, eHarmony password breaches highlight Web’s weak link

Mon, 11 Jun 2012 13:56:17 Z

Security experts are reminding the public of password best practices after this week's big security breaches. But are the tips falling on deaf ears?

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Toilets that can save your life — and more from the Digital Home

Fri, 08 Jun 2012 14:06:41 Z

No, it’s not the year 2030 — the digitization of homes is happening. Check out the home of the not-too-distant future

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RIM kills 16 GB PlayBook

Thu, 07 Jun 2012 18:43:39 Z

Research in Motion says it will no longer make the 16-gigabyte version of its BlackBerry PlayBook tablet and instead will focus on two higher-capacity models

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Why it's a good idea to change your LinkedIn password — right now

Thu, 07 Jun 2012 12:27:37 Z

LinkedIn confessed that some members' passwords have been compromised, after news broke that the social network may have lost about 6.5 million passwords in a security breach

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Canada’s wireless providers call for national code of conduct

Tue, 05 Jun 2012 22:25:02 Z

Wireless providers — including competing firms such as Rogers, Telus and Bell Mobility — say they want a national code that regulates how firms treat wireless customers

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Nintendo unveils Wii U with 23 games, social media features

Tue, 05 Jun 2012 19:01:52 Z

Nintendo will let Mario and Zelda leap between TVs and the handheld controllers of its new Wii U console to lure gamers who increasingly play free titles on iPads and iPhones

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Rogers eyes new services to reboot revenue growth

Tue, 05 Jun 2012 12:21:19 Z

Rogers will implement a raft of untested initiatives over the coming quarters, a period that could reignite growth for the country’s biggest mobile operator — or shape up to be as challenging as the present

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Nike to launch personal training game for Microsoft Xbox

Mon, 04 Jun 2012 18:23:11 Z

The world’s largest sporting-goods maker will enter the video-game business through a partnership with Microsoft to expand its brand beyond shoes and shirts

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Nintendo announces new details of Wii U console

Mon, 04 Jun 2012 15:21:46 Z

Nintendo snuck in a pre-E3 'Nintendo Direct' presentation offering new details about its upcoming WiiU hardware

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RIM toppled from top tech throne

Fri, 01 Jun 2012 14:22:23 Z

CGI Group’s $2.6 billion bid for Logica Plc has catapulted it past Research In Motion Ltd. to become Canada’s most valuable technology company

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Acer, Toshiba to release Microsoft Windows 8 tablets to take on iPad: sources

Fri, 01 Jun 2012 17:03:05 Z

Acer, Toshiba and Asustek Computer are said to unveil tablets running Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system next week, challenging the dominance of Apple’s iPad

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