Parrot Debuts New Minidrones, Including One That Works in Water

Christine Persaud 07/02/2015 04:00:19 PM EST in Vision

Parrot Debuts New Minidrones, Including One That Works in Water

Parrot has added a baker's dozen of new new Minidrones to its lineup, including playful models that can work in the air, on the ground, and even in the water.

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AVAD Adds LIFX to its ‘Works With Nest' Vendor Partner List

Published: 07/02/2015 11:51:46 AM EST

AVAD Adds LIFX to its ‘Works With Nest' Vendor Partner List

AVAD is expanding its Works With Nest product offerings with the latest addition, LIFX Wi-Fi LED bulbs.

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B&W Debuts New P5 Wireless Headphones

Published: 07/02/2015 09:50:18 AM

B&W Debuts New P5 Wireless Headphones

Bowers & Wilkins (B&W) has launched a new version of its P5 headphones, the P5 Wireless, which use Bluetooth aptX technology and boast hifi sound.

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New TV Season Starts in September? We Watch When We Want

Published: 07/02/2015 09:41:54 AM

New TV Season Starts in September? We Watch When We Want

The new TV, which often includes streaming options and PVRs, has changed the face of television viewing so much that many Canadians don't even know that te new TV season starts in September, reports a new Videology study.


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Sears President & CEO Steps Down

Published: 07/02/2015 09:23:41 AM

Sears President & CEO Steps Down

Just over six months after taking the head post at Sears, Ronald D. Boire will be departing as president and CEO of the retailer at the end of the summer to "pursue an opportunity in the U.S."

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Industry News



Sony Raising US$3.6B For Sensor Biz Selling Stocks & Bonds

Published: 06/30/2015 11:17:23 AM

Sony Raising US$3.6B For Sensor Biz Selling Stocks & Bonds

Sony Corp. intends to raise US$3.6 billion by issuing new shares and bonds. Most of the money will be directed to its sensor business, but about some monies will pay down some debt.

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Marantz Unveils Three Network Receivers

Published: 06/30/2015 08:37:17 AM

Marantz Unveils Three Network Receivers

Marantz has released three long-awaited network A/V receivers to their 2015 home theater line-up. Built for design and space-conscious home theater enthusiasts, the NR1606 and NR1506 are housed in a slim-design chassis while the expanded feature-set SR5010 features a traditional full-size chassis.


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Automobility Appointed Exclusive Canadian Distributor for Escort

Published: 06/30/2015 08:30:01 AM

Automobility Appointed Exclusive Canadian Distributor for Escort

Automobility has been named the exclusive Canadian distributor for Escort Inc.'s line of radar and laser detectors.

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Microsoft Exiting Display Ad Biz, Cutting 1,200 Jobs

Published: 06/29/2015 06:17:10 PM

Microsoft Exiting Display Ad Biz, Cutting 1,200 Jobs

Microsoft will drop its online display advertising business, and cut 1,200 jobs in the division. Web advertising will be transferred to AOL and AppNexus.

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UK Trade Group Reports Rise in PC Game Development

Published: 06/29/2015 04:30:57 PM

UK Trade Group Reports Rise in PC Game Development

TIGA, which bills itself as "the network for video games developers and digital publishers and the trade association representing the UK video games industry," has released new data showing that while mobile remains the most popular platform among UK game developers, the PC gained significantly in 2014.

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