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Sketchy Huawei P50 with stylus renders appear online

Somewhat sketchy and likely inaccurate renders of the Huawei P50 Pro have appeared online. The leak, first spotted by GizChina, indicates the P50 will feature a near-complete redesign when compared to the P40 series. The render shows the smartphone will sport a curved display with small bezels and a hole-punch camera cutout with two sensors. The rear...

Apple reportedly plans to release 13-inch, 14-inch and 16-inch ARM-based MacBooks

While we’ve known for a few weeks now that Apple is shifting its entire laptop and desktop line to ARM-based proprietary processors over the next two years, until now it’s been unclear what the first Macs to feature the silicon would be. According to a research note from often-reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo that was first reported by MacRumors,...

Google rumoured to launch Pixel 4a, 4a 5G and 5 in 2020

Google will reportedly release three different smartphones in 2020. A new leak from 9to5Google indicates that the tech giant will launch the Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a (5G) and the Pixel 5 this year. If this rumour is accurate, it looks like Google won’t be releasing a Pixel 5 XL. Regarding specs, the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 are tipped to sport Qualcomm’s...

Freedom offering $65/20GB ‘Big Gig’ promotional plan

Freedom Mobile is offering an excellent deal for those who use a lot of data but don’t want to pay a lot of money. The Shaw-owned regional carrier is offering a $65/20GB special, a pretty good deal considering it typically provides 11GB of data for $65, or 25GB for $85. Freedom’s ‘Big Gig Unlimited + Talk 20GB Special’ includes 20GB of high-speed...

Android 11 lets you disable auto-connecting to specific Wi-Fi networks

Android 11 adds a handy new toggle to the Wi-Fi settings that lets users prevent their phone from automatically connecting to a network. The new feature, spotted by Android Police, is present in both Android 11 Beta 1 and Beta 2, and may even have been available in the Developer Preview builds. For those running Android 11, you can access the toggle...

PC shipments grew in Q2 2020 thanks to remote work and school

The COVID-19 pandemic and a pivot to remote work have spurred growth in the long-struggling PC market. PC shipments have mostly fallen over the last few quarters, with a particularly significant dip in Q1 2020 because of the pandemic’s impact on manufacturing. However, both IDC and Gartner report that PC shipments have grown in Q2 despite the slowing...

Facebook SDK bug causing crashes on popular iOS apps, here’s a workaround

A bug with Facebook’s iOS software development kit (SDK) is causing crashes on several popular iPhone apps like Spotify, Pinterest and Tinder. Thankfully there’s simple fix until the glitch gets sorted out. Unfortunately, you don’t even need the Facebook app installed to fall victim to the bug. Many developers leverage the Facebook SDK to support features...

Amazon Canada brings discounts to smart home, audio and wireless chargers

Following its previous discounts on smart home tech, Amazon Canada is back with a fresh new selection of discounted Alexa-enabled devices. While not up to par with the deal from Prime Day, there is a number of heavily discounted tech items, such as battery chargers, earbuds and smart thermostats. Check them out below: Samsung 4 Channel Acoustic...

Far Cry 6 leaks on PSN with 2021 release, Breaking Bad’s Giancarlo Esposito

Far Cry 6 has been leaked on Hong Kong’s PlayStation Store, revealing the open-world shooter’s cover art, setting, villain and release date. Most notably, the game will star Giancarlo Esposito, best known for playing drug lord Gustavo Fring on Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. Esposito was rumoured to be in the next Far Cry after he told Collider in...

TCL 10 Pro and 10L are both now available in Canada

The TCL 10 and 10 Pro are now available in Canada. Earlier this year, TCL, the owner of the Blackberry and Alcatel brands in Canada, announced its first self-branded smartphones, the TCL 10 Pro and the TCL 10L. These two smartphones are now available at Bell, Virgin Mobile, Koodo and Telus. With Bell, the 10L costs $350 CAD outright on a two-year...

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