iPad Air 2 & iPad mini 3 Now Featuring Touch ID & Support for Apple Pay Within Apps
Apple introduced iPad Air 2, the thinnest and most powerful iPad ever. Now just 6.1 mm thin and weighing less than a pound, iPad Air 2 features an improved Retina display for enhanced contrast and richer, more vibrant colors, and better cameras for taking stunning photos and videos.
   [October 17, 2014]


CRTC releases full edition of the 2014 Communications Monitoring Report
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) released the full edition of the 2014 Communications Monitoring Report, which shows that Canadian families spend over $190 each month on communications services.
   [October 17, 2014]


ROOT Data Center completes first setup phase
ROOT Data Center announces the completion of construction of phase 1 of their Montréal data centre. ROOT Data Center offers Tier 3 data centre colocation services from their new facility in LaSalle. Work on the $20-million centre began in May, and was made possible with the support of Montréal International and Investissement Québec.
   [October 17, 2014]


CBS Brings Programming Direct To Consumers With New Multi-Platform Digital Subscription Service
CBS Corporation announced the launch of CBS All Access, a new digital subscription video on demand and Nielsen-measured live streaming service for the CBS Television Network. CBS All Access will offer subscribers thousands of episodes from the current season, previous seasons and classic shows on demand, as well as the ability to stream local CBS Television stations live in 14 of the largest U.S. markets at launch.
   [October 17, 2014]


Huawei Facilitates Telecom Network Transformation in the Cloud Era
Huawei showcased its software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) technologies at the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress in Germany. At the event, Huawei discussed how industry partners can best utilize these technologies to further the development of the telecom industry, with specific focus on how its SoftCOM strategy will continue to help address this industry trend.
   [October 17, 2014]


Rdio Migrates Entire Catalog to High-Quality AAC Audio Across The Globe
Rdio, the music service available in 60 countries, introduced high-quality AAC audio to its critically acclaimed application and services. Rdio’s entire catalog of over 30 million songs has been converted to the AAC format for this launch.
   [October 17, 2014]


Introducing Nexus 6 from Google and Motorola
With Nexus 6, Motorola worked with Google to bring a bigger phone with more everything. More screen. More speed. More power. And, it’s the best Android experience ever with.
   [October 16, 2014]


Mobbr Launches World’s First and Only Crowd Payments Platform for the Collaborative Economy
Mobbr, a crowd payments company that makes crowdsourcing online work rewarding for everyone, announced the launch of Mobbr Crowd Payments, the world’s first and only crowd payments platform for the collaborative economy. Mobbr’s unique, comprehensive, and technologically driven crowd payments platform unlocks the true potential of crowd-sourced labor.
   [October 16, 2014]


COM DEV Wins Commercial Contract for High Throughput Communications Satellite
COM DEV International Ltd. (TSX:CDV), a manufacturer of space hardware subsystems, today announced that it has been awarded a fully funded contract in excess of $13 million to deliver Ka-band equipment, including multiplexers, switches and microwave equipment to be used on a high throughput communications satellite.
   [October 16, 2014]


TD launches Mobile Deposit
TD Canada Trust announces the availability of TD Mobile Deposit a new capability for the TD mobile app, which allows eligible personal and business customers to deposit cheques into their bank account by taking a photo. Additionally, TD Remote Deposit Capture - also launched today - offers eligible TD business customers the convenience of depositing cheques electronically using a computer and compatible scanner, right from their office or place of business.
   [October 16, 2014]


IBM and PRO BTP Use Analytics to Fight Healthcare Insurance Fraud and Abuse
IBM has signed a seven-year agreement with PRO BTP, one of the primary welfare institutions in France, to fight healthcare insurance fraud. Built with IBM’s Smarter counter fraud Software and Services, the new SOLON cloud business solution uses advanced analytics to detect fraud patterns and suspicious activity, qualify them in real time, and decide how they should be treated.
   [October 16, 2014]


Telestream Offers Easy to Use and Automated Solution to Meet New FCC Mandates for Captioning of Online Video Clips
Telestream, provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced that the latest release of its closed captioning software products, MacCaption (for Mac) and CaptionMaker (for Windows), are ready to meet the new FCC rules requiring the captioning of video clips that are posted online.
   [October 16, 2014]


JUSE launches the first perpetual power case for mobile devices
JUSE announces the first perpetually powered solar nano case for smartphones. JUSE debuts its cases in North America but has a larger vision for its company.
   [October 15, 2014]


Microsoft lauches Skype Qik
A small team of Skype designers and developers recently took up the challenge to build a new app to run alongside Skype and provide an ongoing form of video chat. They knew they had to create something mobile and lightweight, as spontaneous as messaging but as intimate as calling. And it had to be fun and easy to use.
   [October 15, 2014]


TekSavvy Acquires Up-and-Coming Software Developer Openjive
TekSavvy Solutions Inc. announced the acquisition of Openjive Inc., an up-and-coming software development firm headquartered in the Ottawa area.
   [October 15, 2014]


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