Christine Persaud


Christine Persaud is a tech expert and journalist with 11 years of experience in trade and consumer technology journalism. She currently serves as Editor-in-Chief at WiFi HiFi Magazine, WiFiHiFi.ca and WiFiHiFi.com, Canada's trade publication for the consumer technology industry.




Last Updated: 06/28/2019 10:30:01 AM EST

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6 Tech Products to Complement Your Canada Day Celebrations

6 Tech Products to Complement Your Canada Day Celebrations

As you gear up to celebrate Canada's birthday this coming Monday, July 1, here are some great products that can complement what you might be planning to do with the time off, both this long weekend and through the summer.

Christine Persaud Published: 06/28/2019 10:30:01 AM EST

 

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Erikson Consumer Shows Off AV, Mobile Tech, and More at Toronto Dealer Show

Erikson Consumer Shows Off AV, Mobile Tech, and More at Toronto Dealer Show

Over the course of two days, from June 18-19, 2019, Erikson Consumer welcomed dealers and WiFi HiFi to a showcase of new products in audio, mobile, and toys that will be coming this year.

Christine Persaud Published: 06/26/2019 08:20:02 AM EST

5 Ways To Get The Most Out Of a Fitness Tracker

5 Ways To Get The Most Out Of a Fitness Tracker

I've been using both the Fitbit Versa and Apple Watch for a few months now as I work out and strive to be more active overall. And I've discovered a few ways that you can get the most out of such devices, maximizing their effectiveness.

Christine Persaud Published: 06/24/2019 07:30:02 AM EST

FEATURE: RETAIL - Red Flag: You've Been Scammed!

FEATURE: RETAIL - Red Flag: You've Been Scammed!

You're sitting in your shop on a quiet Tuesday afternoon, when a phone call comes through. It's a seemingly well-heeled businessman who's looking to buy a number of expensive speakers to outfit his new condominium project.

Christine Persaud Published: 06/21/2019 07:50:01 AM EST

Bye, Bye, Bye, BBM

Bye, Bye, Bye, BBM

While we all continue to send instant messages through iMessage, WhatsApp, and other such services, BlackBerry quietly shut down its BBM messaging app for consumers.

Christine Persaud Published: 06/06/2019 07:49:31 PM EST

FEATURE: Is The Future of Phones Foldable?

FEATURE: Is The Future of Phones Foldable?

It blew our minds when, in 1973, Dr. Martin Cooper made the first call from a mobile phone, the prototype DynaTAC, while standing on a busy street. It was a marvel to be able to carry and use a phone virtually anywhere, even if it was the size of a brick.

Christine Persaud Published: 06/05/2019 08:00:02 AM EST

The Ultimate Tech Gift Guide for Father's Day

The Ultimate Tech Gift Guide for Father's Day

Whether dad is an avid techie or not, any dad will appreciate some great tech items for Father's Day this Sunday, June 17.

Christine Persaud Published: 05/31/2019 07:30:05 AM EST

In A Changing Economy, the Skills We Need Most Are the Skills to Learn New Skills

In A Changing Economy, the Skills We Need Most Are the Skills to Learn New Skills

During Collision Conference in Toronto last week, several panel discussions took place touching on the latest technology like AI, smart home, and automotive tech. And one of the underlying themes was that, in a changing economy, while jobs will be lost, new ones will be created. Which means education and skill-building is of tantamount importance.

Christine Persaud Published: 05/27/2019 11:26:46 AM EST

FEATURE: Is Traditional TV ‘Irrelevant?'

FEATURE: Is Traditional TV ‘Irrelevant?'

There has been much talk and debate about the television industry, how streaming has taken over, and if there's still a place for traditional linear TV. There's an argument for both sides, but let's take a look at the landscape.

Christine Persaud Published: 05/24/2019 11:18:50 AM EST

The Ultimate Tech Gift Guide for Mother's Day

The Ultimate Tech Gift Guide for Mother's Day

It's just over a week until Mother's Day, when we all celebrate the moms in our lives. Whether it's your own mother, spouse, sister, grandmother, friend, or another special mom in your life, flowers, candies, a card, and some quality time are all great ideas. (Some peace and quiet would do nicely as well.) But why not throw some great tech in there as well?

Christine Persaud Published: 05/01/2019 10:00:01 AM EST

Henry's Acquires Lozeau to Become Canada's Largest Photography Retailer

Henry's Acquires Lozeau to Become Canada's Largest Photography Retailer

Toronto-based Henry's Camera has acquired L.L. Lozeau, based in Montreal, in a deal that will now make Henry's the largest photographer retailer in Canada. According to Retail Insider, a purchase amount is not known for the acquisition.

Christine Persaud Published: 04/26/2019 08:52:41 AM EST


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