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Netflix signs Adam Sandler to exclusive four-movie deal

Globe Top Technology - 24 min 42 sec ago
One of the most popular movie stars on Netflix, Sandlers films consistently among the most viewed on the service both in the United States and around the world

CRTC should let consumers decide future of TV, Google’s Schmidt says

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 10:06pm
Executive chairman Eric Schmidt says governments should stop protecting exiting industries and start nurturing innovative startups

Wi-Lan says Apple wins on non-infringement in patent lawsuit

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 6:14pm
Ruling comes almost a year after Wi-Lan lost a jury trial in Texas in which it sought $248-million (U.S.) in royalties from Apple for alleged infringement of another one of its patents

Apple’s iOS 8 causing Bluetooth connectivity issues: report

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 5:21pm
MacRumors says issues include refusal to pair with some users’ cars

Chipmaker ARM pushes software to secure the Internet of Things

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 3:32pm
The Cambridge-based chip designer said it was looking to expand dramatically the lifespan and manageability of the many network-connected products running its embedded microprocessors

A one-hour race through new 'Forza Horizon 2'

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 1:36pm
Our One-Hour Review of Microsoft’s exclusive racing game is just for you, the sophisticated, pressed-for-time gamer

Tangerine brings biometric tools to its mobile banking

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 1:04pm
Voice recognition, fingerprint scanning among new features on mobile app

App teaches kindergartners basic computer programming

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 10:41am
ScratchJR lets students craft interactive stories

Video game lets players walk a mile in pipeline builder’s shoes

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 7:04pm
Stantec creates a motion-activated video game in which players gain approvals, protect the environment and do safety inspections

Holder joins chorus of U.S. lawmen critical of Apple encryption

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 4:01pm
Holder paints grim scenario if consumer technology falls beyond the reach of government prying

Canadian pleads guilty in case of U.S. military hack, stolen Xbox games

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 2:37pm
Prosecutors said the ring hacked into the computer networks of Microsoft and some of its partners between January 2011 and March 2014 to steal source code

Microsoft breezes past Windows 8 fiasco, skips to Windows 10

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:53pm
Microsoft is restoring some of the more traditional ways of doing things and promises that Windows 10 will be familiar for users regardless of which version of Windows they are now using

Spotify streams into Canada as CD music sales fade out

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:18pm
Music fans with insatiable appetites flock streaming services, which offer as many as 30 million songs with both free, ad-supported tiers

Now Trending: Why you might want to put your smartphone down while watching TV

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 10:28am
A new study suggests that if you tend to use multiple media devices (like your smartphone, laptop and TV) at the same time, you might not be doing your brain any favours

Rock on: Music streaming service Spotify launches in Canada

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 8:05am
Service grants users legal access to a huge catalogue of music

EBay follows Icahn’s advice to spin off PayPal

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 7:18am
The move is an about-face for eBay’s top leadership, including chief executive officer John Donahoe, who publicly resisted Mr. Icahn’s push earlier this year

Netflix takes on Hollywood with ‘Crouching Tiger’ sequel

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 6:58am
Streaming service partnering with Weinstein Co. for release next year in selected Imax theatres

Wind Mobile wants incurred roaming rates reduced

Globe Top Technology - Mon, 29/09/2014 - 6:47pm
Company executive says rates are 'far higher than what is just and reasonable, and certainly above the level that will support vigorous and effective competition in the interests of consumers'

Next version of Windows software could be crucial for Microsoft’s future

Globe Top Technology - Mon, 29/09/2014 - 4:08pm
Although the new software won’t be formally released until next year, analysts already consider its success crucial for Microsoft

Passport sales bode well for BlackBerry, analyst says

Globe Top Technology - Mon, 29/09/2014 - 3:41pm
Company only needs to sell 10 million to 15 million to have a major success, Jack Gold says

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