Mobile Entertainment A subcategory of general Consumer Technology/Electronics-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements related to mobile and entertainment products/services in the electronics industry, particularly with regard to mobile devices such as phones and tablets, and other peripherals.

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09:00 ET TD enters into North American data-access agreement with Finicity

New agreement signifies alignment between TD and the financial technology company about access to customer financial data TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2020 /CNW/ ...


07:22 ET Huawei Users Get Gifts to Celebrate Motorball Launch on AppGallery

Combining the fast-paced nature of racing games with the excitement of soccer, Motorball by Noodlecake Studios, is now available on AppGallery. In...


Aug 06, 2020, 18:56 ET Samsung Canada Launches Galaxy Watch3 and Galaxy Buds Live

Stay productive and connected with the latest lineup of Samsung Galaxy wearables MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Yesterday, Samsung Electronics ...


Aug 06, 2020, 13:00 ET Truechip Announces Customer Shipment of USB4 and eUSB Verification IPs

Truechip, the Verification IP Specialist, today announced that it has shipped early adoption version of USB4 Verification IP along with eUSB. On this ...


Aug 06, 2020, 09:00 ET OnePlus and PUBG MOBILE Team Up to Deliver Exclusive 90 FPS Experience for Mobile Gamers

OnePlus, a global mobile technology company, today announced it is partnering with PUBG MOBILE to bring the world's first 90 FPS gaming experience to ...


Aug 06, 2020, 06:00 ET myHSA adds EQ Care virtual health to its innovative employee Benefits Bucket™

MONTREAL, Aug. 6, 2020 /CNW/ - myHSA, a leading innovator in digital benefits solutions, is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement ...


Aug 05, 2020, 08:00 ET Iconic Canadian Brands Leverage Nudge to Engage Frontline Associates, Creating Safe, Purposeful In-store Experiences

Nudge Rewards, the leading frontline communications platform, today announced that two iconic Canadian brands — Golf Town and Sporting Life — are...


Aug 05, 2020, 07:00 ET Lysol® Partners with Kinsa's FLUency™ School Health Program to Help Canadian Schools Reopen

With the launch of HERE for Healthy Schools - a new initiative dedicated to curbing the spread of illness in classrooms - Lysol® Canada will fund the ...


Aug 05, 2020, 07:00 ET Hipster Bait Success Expands to California to Meet Demand for Location-Based Music Discovery

New mobile app leverages augmented reality and game dynamics to give artists an experience-driven platform to find new fans. VICTORIA, BC, Aug. 5,...


Aug 04, 2020, 11:10 ET Perfect World CEO Dr. Robert H. Xiao: the COVID-19 pandemic will stimulate new growth across the e-sports industry

Perfect World CEO Dr. Robert H. Xiao delivered a speech at the 2020 Global Esports Conference held in Pudong, Shanghai on August 1 at which he said,...


Aug 04, 2020, 05:00 ET Fries? Coffee? Both! Canadians can have it all with new McDonald's Rewards

McDonald's Canada updates mobile rewards program to include new reward option: fries TORONTO, Aug. 4, 2020 /CNW/ - Do you want rewards with that?...


Aug 03, 2020, 06:06 ET Huawei Announces Global Rollout of New Device Gaming Hub - HUAWEI GameCenter

Huawei today announced the rollout of its official game service and distribution platform HUAWEI GameCenter in 33 countries and regions worldwide....


Jul 31, 2020, 13:08 ET Federal and Ontario privacy commissioners support use of COVID Alert application subject to ongoing monitoring of its privacy protections and effectiveness

GATINEAU, QC and TORONTO, July 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Following productive and in-depth discussions with the federal and Ontario governments, the Office of ...


Jul 31, 2020, 12:05 ET New mobile app to help notify Canadians of potential COVID-19 exposure now available

OTTAWA, ON, July 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Over the past several months, Canadians have been following public health advice and doing their part to help...


Jul 30, 2020, 10:00 ET TeamSnap Launches New COVID-19 Health Screening Tool for Youth Sports Teams and Organizations

– TeamSnap Health Check self-assessment tool is available at no charge to all 23 million TeamSnap users – BOULDER, Colo., July 30, 2020 /CNW/ -...


Jul 30, 2020, 09:00 ET TextNow Names Ken Willner Chief Growth Officer

TextNow, the leading mobile app offering free cellular and WiFi-enabled phone service, has named Ken Willner Chief Growth Officer. Most recently the...


Jul 29, 2020, 14:45 ET MYPINPAD Receives World's First Certification for Contactless Card Payments on Mobile Devices

UL, a leading global safety science company, today announced that MYPINPAD, a provider of secure personal authentication for payment solutions on...


Jul 28, 2020, 10:30 ET Government of Canada tracks progress on reducing prices of wireless services

OTTAWA, ON, July 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada's telecommunications service providers and their front-line workers have...


Jul 28, 2020, 09:09 ET VendorVerifier Solutions from ISMS Applications Now Live on SAP® App Center

ISMS Applications today announced that four versions of its VendorVerifier solution are now available for online purchase on SAP® App Center, the...


Jul 28, 2020, 09:00 ET Technogym leads the Digital Fitness Revolution

TECHNOGYM - the world leading brand in fitness equipment and digital technologies – is announcing today the launch of Technogym Live, a completely...


Jul 27, 2020, 10:00 ET DoorDash Announces Nationwide Partnership With Tim Hortons

DoorDash, a leading last-mile logistics platform, today announced a new, nationwide partnership with Tim Hortons across nearly 500 locations....


Jul 27, 2020, 08:00 ET PopReach Announces Appointment of Ray Sharma as Director

Founder and leader of Extreme Venture Partners, and renowned mobile app industry veteran, joins the board as its fourth independent director TORONTO, ...


Jul 24, 2020, 16:52 ET World's Fastest Gamer hopefuls aim to race their way into season three finals with Gear.Club

With World's Fastest Gamer season two winner James Baldwin about to make his professional racing debut next week, aspiring racers looking to follow...


Jul 24, 2020, 08:00 ET WELL Health Forms New Business Unit Focused on Digital Health Apps and Provides Management Update

WELL Health has formed "WELL Digital Health Apps Inc." (or "WDHA"), a new subsidiary solely focused on developing, investing in and unlocking...


Jul 23, 2020, 09:30 ET Hamilton, Ont. welcomes first mobile payment option for parking

The City of Hamilton is now offering the Passport Parking app to its residents and visitors. The app, which allows users to pay for parking and...