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  1. Looking for More ARKit Apps? There’s an App Store Section for That

    Macobserver.com - Technology 09.21 / 13:58 www.macobserver.com
    Apple’s revamped App Store in iOS 11 aims to improve discoverability, and that’s good news if you’re on the hunt for more apps that show off what you can do with augmented…
  2. Creating the High Sierra USB Install Disk for a Hackintosh and Installing FreeBSD On a Power Mac G5 – Terminal Tin

    Macobserver.com - Technology 09.21 / 13:58 www.macobserver.com
    If you’re ready to start installing your Hackintosh or breathing new life into an older Mac, this episode’s for…
  3. Scientists edit DNA in human embryos to aid the infertile

    Slashgear.com - Technology 09.21 / 13:41 www.slashgear.com
    A team of scientists have announced that they have successfully edited DNA in human embryos and that editing has allowed them to make what they call a fundamental discovery about the earliest days of human development. The researchers modified a key gene in very early-stage embryos that is said to be crucial to allowing the embryo to develop normally. The … Continue…
  4. Hashtag Trending – Microsoft’s gaming bet, iOS 11 release

    Itworldcanada.com - Technology 09.21 / 13:22 www.itworldcanada.com
    Microsoft makes a move that shows it’s serious about gaming. Apple’s release of iOS 11 has people talking about their favourite features and - well, measuring thi…
  5. LG Root Checker Tool causing rooted phones to lag terribly

    Slashgear.com - Technology 09.21 / 13:18 www.slashgear.com
    As far as openness goes, LG seems to sit somewhere in between Sony, who mostly embraces unlocking its phones, and Samsung, notorious for keeping its devices locked down. It seemed that, for a time, LG has been appealing to Android power users and modders but apparently that may come at a cost. A few XDA members have noticed how their … Continue…
  6. Google pays $1.1 billion for HTC’s Pixel division

    Itbusiness.ca - Technology 09.21 / 12:59 www.itbusiness.ca
    Google is ramping up efforts to invest in its Pixel smartphone, announcing that it has made a deal with HTC Corp. to purchase the Taiwan-based company’s Pixel smartphone division. Under the all-cash agreement, Google is buying a non-exclusive license for HTC’s intellectual property with additional agreements to look at other areas of collaboration in…
  7. McLaren Ultimate Vision GT is a 1134hp hybrid virtual beast

    Slashgear.com - Technology 09.21 / 12:56 www.slashgear.com
    Car fans and gamers have been thrilled at the fact that real world automotive manufacturers have flocked to Gran Turismo with their cars letting us drive them in the game. They also make exclusive virtual racers that we can flog around virtual race tracks with the Vision GT cars. The latest of these virtual racers comes from McLaren and it’s … Continue…
  8. Google buys big piece of HTC in billion-dollar bet on devices

    Cbc.ca - Technology 09.21 / 12:20 www.cbc.ca
    Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion US to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital…
  1. IN PICTURES: A look back at NASA’s Cassini before its fiery end

    Globalnews.ca - Science 09.15 / 01:50 globalnews.ca
    For more than a decade, NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn took "a magnifying glass" to the enchanting planet, its moons and…
  2. Peeking at the eclipse has me seeing spots. Now what?

    Macleans.ca - Science 09.14 / 14:15 www.macleans.ca
    Optometrists were deluged with calls from Canadians who just couldn't stop themselves. Lucky for them, it's hard to look at the sun. The post Peeking at the eclipse has me seeing spots. Now what? appeared first on…
  1. 'The Walking Dead' getting Pokemon Go-like game

    Edmontonsun.com - Games 09.21 / 01:09 www.edmontonsun.com
    Last year, it was the augmented-reality challenge of Pokémon Go that brought new life to …
  2. Destiny 2 Countdown: 10 Tips & Tricks You Need to Know

    Heavy.com - Games 09.20 / 21:05 heavy.com
    Countdown is one of the most tricky game modes in Destiny 2's Crucible. Here are 10 tips you need to know to succeed in Countdown and be crowned the…
  3. Minecraft Better Together Update Rolls Out Today For Free

    Heavy.com - Games 09.20 / 20:01 heavy.com
    Here's what changes with it and yes, it's…
  4. Pokemon Gold & Silver Virtual Console: Release Date, Trailer & More

    Heavy.com - Games 09.20 / 17:55 heavy.com
    Here's what you need to know about the upcoming…
  5. Morphite: 5 Celestially Awesome Tips & Tricks

    Heavy.com - Games 09.20 / 17:32 heavy.com
    Morphite is a wide-open game that will leave you with some questions. Hopefully this list serves to answer at least some of…
  6. Xbox One X pre-order now at Best Buy Vs Walmart

    As Microsoft opened up new Xbox One X pre-orders in the UK this week, attention has now shifted over to the US with many gamers asking when the Xbox…
  7. Clash of Kings World Cup Coming Soon, Here Are the Rules

    Heavy.com - Games 09.14 / 21:14 heavy.com
    Clash of Kings World Cup is coming September 18. Here's how to join and the…
  8. PewDiePie Responds to Copyright Strike from Firewatch Dev

    Heavy.com - Games 09.14 / 19:49 heavy.com
    A Firewatch developer issued a copyright takedown on PewDiePie's video of the game after the YouTuber said the n-word on a stream. Here's PewDiePie's…
  1. Cars, Technology and You: How Satisfied Are You?

    Auto123.com - Auto 09.21 / 13:10 www.auto123.com
    A new 2017 study by J.D. Power regarding tech experience in new vehicles reveals some interesting things about motorists’ preferences and satisfaction levels regarding the new features that have multiplied in recent model-year vehicles. We’ve got details for you…
  2. Driving/Micra Cup Auto Journalism Challenge: The kids are alright

    Driving.ca - Auto 09.21 / 10:14 driving.ca
    The Micra Cup is the perfect place for these young rookies to try to jumpstart their careers in…
  3. Driving/Micra Cup Auto Journalism Challenge: Racing thousands of kilometres from home

    Driving.ca - Auto 09.21 / 10:14 driving.ca
    An Australian and a Briton add some foreign sparkle to this Canadian homegrown racing…
  4. Busted catalytic converters are a red flag for your car’s health

    Driving.ca - Auto 09.21 / 10:14 driving.ca
    If you're told your car just needs a "new cat," ask questions – the problems might be el…
  5. Driving/Micra Cup Auto Journalism Challenge: The snag of sponsorship in racing

    Driving.ca - Auto 09.21 / 10:14 driving.ca
    No matter the level, it takes a lot of cash to fund a racing…
  6. Alfa Romeo museum is a journey of passion and redemption

    Driving.ca - Auto 09.21 / 10:14 driving.ca
    Museum marks Alfa Romeo not just as a car manufacturer, but also as a racing…
  7. This rally-ready Bentley just sold on eBay for $67,000

    Autofocus.ca - Auto 09.21 / 09:16 www.autofocus.ca
    One-off off-road supercar built for “National Geographic” special comes with brush bars and rear-mounted jerry can…
  8. 2019 Genesis G70 Shines on Road and Track: An Exclusive Review!

    Auto123.com - Auto 09.21 / 09:09 www.auto123.com
    The new G70 targets consumers looking for a more engaging drive and exceptional road…
  1. Apple and Samsung have pushed smartphones into luxury items

    Whatsyourtech.ca - Gadgets 09.21 / 12:13 whatsyourtech.ca
    By Ted Kritsonis With Apple’s iPhone X and Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8, both companies have unveiled flagship handsets that are likely going to be out of reach for a significant subset of cus…
  2. Google Acquiring Part of HTC for $1.1 Billion

    Megatechnews.com - Gadgets 09.21 / 09:11 www.megatechnews.com
    The post Google Acquiring Part of HTC for $1.1 Billion appeared first on MEGATechNews. Way back in August of 2011, just over six years ago, Google bought out Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion. Now history is repeating itself and Google is once again diving headfirst into the smartphone manufacturing market by acquiring a significant chunk of HTC's mobile division for $1.1 billion. “These future fellow Googlers are amazing folks […] The post Google Acquiring Part of HTC for $…
  3. Canadian Compass: Adventures in Every Direction a VR exhibit

    Vancouvergadgets.ca - Gadgets 09.21 / 01:07 vancouvergadgets.ca
    With Canada 150 happening this weekend be sure to check out Canadian Compass: Adventures in Every Direction a VR exhibit that takes you on a cross-country adventure. Located at Metropolis at Metrotown in Burnaby the exhibit was unveiled June 12 in conjunction with a Canadian Citizenship Ceremony held at Metrotown. It runs until Monday July … Continue reading Canadian Compass: Adventures in Every Direction a…
  4. T-Mobile Unlimited Plan Raises Throttle Limit

    Megatechnews.com - Gadgets 09.20 / 21:56 www.megatechnews.com
    The post T-Mobile Unlimited Plan Raises Throttle Limit appeared first on MEGATechNews. Last week, we talked about the $10 wearables plan from T-Mobile and how you're throttled down to an abysmal 512kbps right off the bat. Excuses are excuses, but that's pretty bad for this day and age. The good news is that if you get an unlimited plan from T-Mobile for your actual smartphone, you can […] The post T-Mobile Unlimited Plan Raises Throttle Limit appeared first on…
  5. The iPhone X Can Outperform the latest MacBook Pro

    Megatechnews.com - Gadgets 09.14 / 23:55 www.megatechnews.com
    The post The iPhone X Can Outperform the latest MacBook Pro appeared first on MEGATechNews. Bigger isn't always better, as evidenced by Apple's upcoming tenth-anniversary iPhone X. The hotly-anticipated handset is powered by an A11 Bionic processor, and the six-core 10nm chip not only makes it the most powerful smartphone on the market, but it outdoes some of Apple's own MacBook Pros from 2017. That's this year, in case you […] The post The iPhone X Can Outperform the latest…
  6. Lyft Coming to Canada, Australia, New Zealand

    Megatechnews.com - Gadgets 09.14 / 19:19 www.megatechnews.com
    The post Lyft Coming to Canada, Australia, New Zealand appeared first on MEGATechNews. I can't speak for the rest of the country, but people oftentimes complain about the transportation situation here in Vancouver. They say the trains don't run late enough and it can be difficult to get a cab out of downtown after clubbing all night. Soon, we may have an alternative solution in the form of […] The post Lyft Coming to Canada, Australia, New Zealand appeared first on…
  7. Peace-of-Mind Accessories for Your Smartphone

    Whatsyourtech.ca - Gadgets 09.14 / 19:07 whatsyourtech.ca
    By Christine Persaud Smartphones are essential devices. We keep them with us 24/7, and use them to do everything from communicate with others, to snap photos, and watch entertaining videos or play games. They are also expensive, potentially running upwards of $1,000 for a high-end device like an iPhone 7 Plus. So it’s not surprising that we want to do whatever we can to protect our investment, and the device we rely on so m…