BlackBerry KEYone Updates to Android Oreo

Christine Persaud 08/15/2018 09:32:52 AM EST in Mobile

BlackBerry KEYone Updates to Android Oreo

TCL Communications has confirmed that the BlackBerry KEYone smartphone will be receiving a software upgrade to Android Oreo in Canada, starting today.

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More Than a Billion Connected TV Devices Are Now in Use Around the World

Published: 08/15/2018 06:30:02 AM EST

More Than a Billion Connected TV Devices Are Now in Use Around the World

The idea of the television as the hub of the home has never been stronger, as new data from Strategy Analytics reports that more than a billion connected TV devices are now in use worldwide.

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Google is Closing in on Amazon in Smart Speaker Market

Published: 08/14/2018 11:20:01 AM

Google is Closing in on Amazon in Smart Speaker Market

While Amazon had a long head start in the smart speaker market with its Echo device, along with the Echo Dot, Google is quickly gaining steam and giving the company a run for its money in the category.

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FEATURE: Social Media: Should Your Business Be Doing It?

Published: 08/14/2018 10:12:48 AM

FEATURE: Social Media: Should Your Business Be Doing It?

"If you're not doing it, you might as well close up shop." That's the consistent sentiment about participating in social media that was expressed by every industry member with whom I spoke - from manufacturers big and small, to a local independent dealer, and business-to-business (B2B) companies.

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Casio Unveils Retro-Themed Baby-G Watches

Published: 08/14/2018 09:29:02 AM

Casio Unveils Retro-Themed Baby-G Watches

Casio has unveiled a throwback series in its retro-themed Baby-G watches, including the BG169R-2C, both of which translucent bodies, and bands with a matte finish in light blue with orange accents and light pink with red accents, respectively.


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iDevices Connected Thermostat Now Compatible with Google Assistant

Published: 08/10/2018 10:09:36 AM

iDevices Connected Thermostat Now Compatible with Google Assistant

iDevices has confirmed that its smart Thermostat is now compatible with the Google Assistant voice control AI.

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Samsung Galaxy Note9 Adds Bluetooth S Pen, Intelligent Camera, All Day Battery, and More

Published: 08/09/2018 08:46:01 PM

Samsung Galaxy Note9 Adds Bluetooth S Pen, Intelligent Camera, All Day Battery, and More

At an event in New York today, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. revealed the latest addition to its Galaxy family, the Galaxy Note9, a premium smartphone that works with a new S Pen with Bluetooth connectivity, and boasts Samsung's most intelligent camera to date.

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Women in Tech: Full Q&A With Jinny Lam, Vice President, Marketing, Circle Media

Published: 08/09/2018 11:00:01 AM

Women in Tech: Full Q&A With Jinny Lam, Vice President, Marketing, Circle Media

As part of an ongoing series highlighting influential women in Canadian tech, this week, we talk in-depth with Jinny Lam, Vice President, Marketing, Circle Media, to get her perspective on working in a male-dominated industry.

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Optoma Intros New Projectors for Small Pro Settings

Published: 08/09/2018 07:00:03 AM

Optoma Intros New Projectors for Small Pro Settings

Optoma has launched three new projectors that are designed for small-to-medium-sized businesses, including classrooms, training spaces, and corporate environments.

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OBITUARY: Dr. Joseph A. Flaherty, Jr. ‘Father of HDTV'

Published: 08/08/2018 03:32:31 PM

OBITUARY: Dr. Joseph A. Flaherty, Jr. ‘Father of HDTV'

WiFi HiFi is saddened to announce the passing of Dr. Joseph Anthony Flaherty, Jr., senior vice president for technology at CBS, and inventor and co-inventor of many influential technologies, most notably, HDTV. Flaherty passed away on Tuesday, August 7 at the age of 87.

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