SiriusXM buys Pandora for $3.5 billion

Today SiriusXM has announced that it’s purchasing Pandora for a cool $3.5 billion. This acquisition will create the world’s largest audio entertainment company. Rumors of a deal between the two entities have been floating around since June. This transaction concludes Pandora’s months-long search for a buyer. SiriusXM has previously invested …

T-Mobile G1 aka HTC Dream turns 10, first Android phone in the world

HTC may no longer be in the top rankings when we talk about mobile phones these days but we’ll always remember the brand for releasing the first commercially available smartphone. BlackBerry may be boasting itself as a pioneer in the smartphone industry but within the Android community, we know the …

Microsoft Ignite 2018: Fantastic new capabilities for intranets announced

Attending Microsoft Ignite is a bit like drinking from a fire hose — the sheer number of announcements and great new capabilities is overwhelming! Here are some of my very favorite intranet announcements from Day 1. Modern communication site as the root site! One of the most important sites in …

Battlefield V : Des ajustements apportés après la bêta ouverte – Millenium

Nous étions informés il y a peu d’un repoussement de la sortie de Battlefield V au 20 novembre alors qu’elle devait initialement avoir lieu le 19 octobre. Et les développeurs profitent de ce temps supplémentaire pour apporter quelques améliorations suite aux commentaires reçus lors de la phase de bêta ouverte …

Canada Daily Deals: All-new Echo Bundles, kitchen utilities, and more

We found plenty of great deals today that include big discounts on newly-announced Amazon Echo devices, Amazon’s Kitchen Day sale, ecobee smart light switches and much more! Each day, the Thrifter Canada team scouts out and shares amazing deals on products you know and love, helping you find the best …

Des problèmes de réception avec les iPhone XS & XS Max ?

Alors que les premières mesures en 4G des iPhone XSet iPhone XS Max tendaient plutôt à confirmer de meilleurs débits -induits par le doublement du nombre d’antennes- voilà que des témoignages plus alarmistes font leur apparition ici et là sur les réseaux sociaux (Reddit) et les forums d’Apple. Des acheteurs …

New iPhones’ storage upgrades generate a lot of revenue at a small production cost

It’s not the first time Apple has charged a price premium for storage upgrades, but the 512GB option has been introduced just this year and costs $350 more than the lowest 64GB variant. Industry analysts claim that the price jump is unjustified and Apple is just looking to make extra …

Netgear Orbi RBK50 vs. Netgear Orbi RBK40: Which should you buy?

While RBK50 is the pricier option, it comes with Alexa built into the device. This means you can control your home with voice commands, and it’s even compatible with the Parental Controls. $320 at Amazon Pros Up to 5,000 sq ft coverage. Echo/Alexa built-in. Better backhaul. Parental controls though Circle …

The new HyperX Fury RGB and Savage Exo SSDs are geared toward gamers

If solid state drives are the essential upgrade from traditional hard drives, then these new HyperX SSDs might be the essential upgrade over traditional solid state drives. HyperX has announced the more internal Fury RGB SSD and the more portable Savage Exo SSD, and they are both available right now. …