Bell's Relevant Ads Hit With $750M Class Action Privacy Suit

Wally Hucker 04/17/2015 07:47:39 PM EST in Mobile

Bell's Relevant Ads Hit With $750M Class Action Privacy Suit

Bell Mobility and Bell Canada were served notice today of a $750 million class action suit. The suit alleges that Bell Mobility and Virgin Mobile breached customers' privacy by selling customer data through its Relevant Ads Program.

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ViewSonic Intros New Line of Ultra HD Monitors

Published: 04/17/2015 03:41:58 PM EST

ViewSonic Intros New Line of Ultra HD Monitors

ViewSonic has introduced a new line of Ultra HD monitors, including the VP2780-4K flagship model, the VG2860mhl-4K designed for commercial and enterprise applications, and the VX2475Smhl-4K that's ideal for video gaming.

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Ecoxgear Ecopebble Waterproof Speaker is Company's Smallest to Date

Published: 04/17/2015 12:38:09 PM

Ecoxgear Ecopebble Waterproof Speaker is Company's Smallest to Date

Portable speakers are getting ever more portable, and the Ecopebble from Ecoxgear is just one of the latest examples. The compact Bluetooth speaker weighs just 8 ou., and is fully waterproof.

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AudioControl Intros Mounting Accessories for the Bijou 600 Integrated Zone Amplifier/DAC

Published: 04/17/2015 09:20:40 AM

AudioControl Intros Mounting Accessories for the Bijou 600 Integrated Zone Amplifier/DAC

AudioControl is now shipping new installation accessories for its Bijou 600 Integrated Zone Amplifier/DAC making installation easier for the equipment, increasing flexibility, and improving aesthetics.

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Recon Jet Wearable Glasses Deliver Metrics to Active Users

Published: 04/17/2015 09:06:00 AM

Recon Jet Wearable Glasses Deliver Metrics to Active Users

While the industry, for the most part, is focused on wearable bands that track activities, Vancouver-based Recon Instruments is building such functionality into a pair of wearable smart glasses called the Recon Jet.

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Industry News



Netflix Reports Stellar Q1, Total of 60M Subscribers

Published: 04/15/2015 09:44:30 PM

Netflix Reports Stellar Q1, Total of 60M Subscribers

Netflix reports adding 4.9 million new members globally in Q1 2015, exceeding its forecast of 4.1 million, and the prior year numbers of 4 million.

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Cord Cutting Continues

Published: 04/15/2015 06:20:57 PM

Cord Cutting Continues

Canadians' trend to cut TV and landline phone umbilical cords continue after recent CRTC (Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission) rulings made it easier for consumers to abandon or switch suppliers. Yesterday, Shaw Communications blamed these factors, in part, for a profit slump.

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Olympus Adds Tough Camera, Compact Super-zoom

Published: 04/15/2015 05:33:23 PM

Olympus Adds Tough Camera, Compact Super-zoom

Olympus Imaging America Inc. has announced two new fixed-lens cameras: the waterproof/ crushproof/ shockproof/ freezeproof Tough TG-4, and an updated compact bridge camera, the Stylus 1s.

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Microsoft Lumia 435 Selling for Under $100 Without a Contract

Published: 04/15/2015 03:33:02 PM

Microsoft Lumia 435 Selling for Under $100 Without a Contract

The Lumia 435 smartphone is now available in Canada exclusively through Telus and Koodo, and it will sell for under $100 without a contract.

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Screen Innovations Introduces Short-Throw Projection Screen

Published: 04/15/2015 01:35:23 PM

Screen Innovations Introduces Short-Throw Projection Screen

Austin, TX-based Screen Innovations (SI) has announced the Short Throw (ST) projection screen. Designed specifically for bottom-throw, ultra-short-throw projectors, the ST series will be sold to authorized SI dealers and distributors worldwide.

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