Wearables market predicted to leap to 51 million sales in 2015

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GfK’s trends data shows that 13.5 million health and fitness trackers were sold globally last year, compared to 4.1 million smartwatches. With major companies expected to enter the market this year, GfK predicts that the combined market will leap to 51.2 million sales in 2015 – three times the size of 2014 – with both […]

Bang and Olufsen Opens Second Showroom Location

Bang & Olufsen Opens Second Showroom location in Vancouver

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Bang & Olufsen, the Danish provider of exclusive, high quality audio and video products, today announces the grand opening of a new sensory showroom in Vancouver, Canada.  Bang & Olufsen Hi-Fi Centre is located on 433 Carrall Street (in Gastown District) in a shop-in-shop retail format with Vancouver-based A/V retailer Hi-Fi Center.  The new showroom […]


CIRA says E-commerce is going mobile

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The 2015 .CA Factbook, an annual report on the state of the Canadian Internet, points to deepening mobile engagement among Canadians, a declining interest in cable subscriptions and new opportunities for Canadian e-commerce. Key findings from the report Canadian businesses must seize e-commerce opportunities now The Canadian e-commerce sector continues to grow. According to Statistics […]


Rogers launches Smart Home Monitoring

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Ever wonder what your dog does all day? Or forget to turn off the kitchen lights or turn down the heat when you’re off on vacation or at work? Today, Rogers introduced Smart Home Monitoring, a new way for Vancouver and Lower Mainland residents to easily connect, protect and manage what’s happening at home from […]


CRTC releases Let’s Talk TV decisions

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Last week the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) issued two decisions related to some of the issues addressed in Let’s Talk TV: A Conversation with Canadians, as well as a decision on the future of mobile television content. These announcements concern local television stations, simultaneous substitution and mobile television services. The way Canadians watch […]