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Netflix adds spatial audio to its top 700 titles

Netflix has announced that spatial audio is now available for more than 700 of its top titles. This is a new perk for Premium subscribers ($21.99 CAD/month) at no additional cost. With spatial audio, users streaming on devices with built-in stereo speakers or headphones will get more immersive, cinematic-esque sound quality. Spatial audio will be...

How to watch Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2023 in Canada

Samsung is hosting its 2023 Unpacked Event today, Wednesday, February 1st, at 1pm ET/10am PT, and we have a pretty good idea of what the Seoul, South Korea-based company plans to unveil. The event comes roughly six months after the company's last Unpacked event, where it unveiled the Galaxy Z Fold 4, Flip 4, Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro, Buds 2 Pro, and...

LG’s 2023 17-inch Grams feature Nvidia’s RTX3050 GPU

LG has announced the latest in its line of 17-inch ultralight Gram laptops. The new 2023 variant will be available for purchase on February 1st on LG's website and select retailers starting at $1,999 USD (roughly $2,660 CAD). LG announced the new laptops at CES in early January. The laptops are expected to support variable refresh rates to conserve...

Logitech’s Project Ghost is where I want to conduct all my video calls

Logitech, a company synonymous with computer accessories, has plans to enter a new product category. The accessory maker has revealed an ambitious prototype called Project Ghost, a video conferencing pod that integrates its suite of technology and hardware with the work of furniture maker Steelcase. Project Ghost is designed to be a top-of-the-line...

Ubisoft’s Valiant Hearts: Coming Home now available on mobile via Netflix

Ubisoft is launching Valiant Hearts: Coming Home on mobile exclusively for Netflix subscribers. In partnership with the streaming service, Netflix subscribers can access the sequel to 2014’s acclaimed Valiant Hearts: The Great War at no cost. Valiant Hearts: Coming Home is developed by France-based mobile game studio Old Skull Games and published by...

EA kills Apex Legends Mobile and Battlefield Mobile

EA is pulling the plug on Apex Legends Mobile and Battlefield Mobile. The former game will shut down on May 1st, 2023, while the latter, which was still in development, has been formally cancelled. In a blog post, developer Respawn said Apex Legends Mobile had fallen short of its "bar for quality, quantity and cadence." Therefore, it made the "mutual...

Latest OnePlus security update bricking OnePlus 9/9 Pro devices

The latest OnePlus update for the OnePlus 9 and the OnePlus 9 Pro seems to be bricking the smartphones. OnePlus published a post on its community forum yesterday, January 30th, warning OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro users about the latest 'OxygenOS 13 F.19 update.' "During the initial rollout to a small subset of users, we noticed a few of them faced...

Canadian research team discovers widespread manufacturing flaw in most device batteries

An assistant professor at Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia has come forward with a discovery that could change how batteries in personal devices are manufactured. Micheal Metzger, part of a research team at the university, says that unexpected battery drainage is likely due to a widespread manufacturing flaw. The group of Halifax-based researchers...

Halo series development is reportedly ‘starting from scratch’

The Halo franchise might not be dead, but it appears support for Halo Infinite will be at least somewhat limited moving forward, with 343 Industries moving on to other projects related to the franchise. According to a new report from Bloomberg, "at least" 95 jobs, including directors and key contractors, have been cut from the Halo developer. Further,...

Bell Aliant’s 911 landline outage on the East Coast came from 10-digit dialling change

Bell Aliant says a software update caused landline users in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and P.E.I being unable to reach 911. The issue lasted between 6am and 8:30am, local time. A "fall-back mechanism" in the telecom provider's system meant the outage didn't impact wireless devices, Katie Hatfield, a senior communications manager at Bell, told MobileSyrup....

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