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ZTE Grand X Is Only $150 No-Term from Bell


Even though they’ve been selling other devices, like mobile hotspots, ZTE has never actually sold a smartphone in Canada. That is now changing as they plan on launching the budget-friendly ZTE Grand X as a Bell exclusive. The biggest kicker? It’s being priced at just $149.95 sans contract. This is …

Cabin iPhone Charger Adds MagSafe to Lightning


Cords?! Who uses cords anymore? Contact charging is the way to go and the Shenzhen, China-based Hevo Labs have come up with a really convenient way to charge your iPhone on the go.

The Cabin is a portable battery that your iPhone can magnetically snap via the Lightning port into …

RØDE Launches the New, Improved iXY Microphone for iPhone


Australian audio company RØDE Microphones has released the iXY Microphone with Lightning connector for the iPhone 5, 5S, and 5C, which can record audio at sample rates of up 24-bit/96kHz.

The original iXY was announced in early 2013 and had the distinction of being the world’s first iOS microphone that could …

TSA – US-Bound Overseas Flyers Must Power on Gadgets and Devices


The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is a widely contested subject for those flying into and around the United States. Some see the security precautions as unnecessary and invasive. Well, if you’re flying into the States from somewhere overseas, prepare yourself for additional measures.

This only pertains to those carrying mobile …

LG G3 Coming to Canada in August


While today is Independence Day here in the United States, Canadians have a reason to celebrate, too – the LG G3 is coming to Canada this Summer!

Sure, it’s not as great as when George Washington and Will Smith defeated the alien menace (I may have my history confused), but …