Sam Chua

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Fake ‘Waterproof iPhone’ Advert Tricks Users Into Destroying Their Handsets [BEWARE]

A fake advertisement titled “Update to iOS 7 and become waterproof” circulating on social networks is claiming that users can make their iPhones …

Rogers prices the LG G2 and Lumia 1020 at $200 on a 2-year

Reservations of the LG G2 and Nokia Lumia 1020 went live on Rogers last week. The G2 will hit stores later this week on September 27th and the Lumia …

Apple Makes More Money in a Weekend Than BlackBerry is Worth in Total

Comparing Apples to BlackBerrys is apt to leave a sour taste in the mouths of Canadians today.<p>Waving a white flag, former smartphone pioneer …

Dancing Ghosts: What You Get When You Interpolate Long Exposure Photos

Check out the creepy effect seen in the video above, titled “Dancing Ghosts.” It was created by photographer Micaël Reynaud, who photographed a group …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 rumoured to start shipping early September, Galaxy Gear in October

Samsung is preparing for their big Unpacked event on September 4th. This is when the Galaxy Note 3 and the rumoured Galaxy Gear smartwatch will be …

Want lower cellphone prices? Expect lousy quality

Everybody seems certain that Canadians pay too much for cellular services. The Wireless Code of Conduct, the blocking of Telus’s acquisition of Mobilicity and new restrictions on the transfer of spectrum are recent shots across the bow of the big three wireless providers by the Canadian …

Wireless pricing report shows downward trend, but data is still expensive

A report by Wall Communications on behalf of the CRTC and Industry Canada exploring pricing trends for wireless, mobile internet and broadband across …

The Best, Cheapest Canadian Cellphone Plans Compared [PIC]

<i>Global News</i> has taken the time to determine what they believe is the best, cheapest Canadian cellphone plan right now. They created a script which …

How Much Does Sun-Times Media Pay Its Freelance Photographers?

Want a peek into how much freelance photographers get paid by Sun-Times Media? The issue is one that may be on many a photographers mind after the</i> …

Low-Cost iPhone Won’t Be Cheap, Says Pegatron CEO

The rumoured low-cost iPhone won’t be that cheap after all, Pegratron CEO T.H. Tung said during a general shareholder meeting (via <i>Macotakara</i>), …

A Guide to Buying, Shucking, and Eating Clams

With delicate razor clams gracing tasting menus at Maison Premiere and Atera, Wylie Dufresne rethinking chowder at Alder, and urban fish shacks and …

Sigma’s Game-Changing 18-35mm f/1.8 Zoom Lens to Cost Just $799

Sigma shook up the camera world back in April by announcing its new 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM lens — the world’s first zoom lens with a fixed maximum …

Samsung shows how the Galaxy S4 survives an oven, water, electricity and drops in "stress test"

To say Samsung’s Galaxy S4 is a success is an understatement. The company recently announced sales have surpassed the 10 million mark – which set a …

How to Iron a Dress Shirt Properly | The Art of Manliness

I can’t count the number of times I’ve seen a man who’s wearing what would be a very dapper get-up….except it’s ruined by wrinkly clothes. I see this …

Samsung announces the entry-level Galaxy Ace 3, packs in Jelly Bean and LTE

Samsung has added another smartphone to their arsenal. The Galaxy Ace 3 is a follow-up to the Ace and Ace 2 and is targeted for the entry-level …

Professionals: You’re Not a Photographer, You Promote & Sell Photography

Can you imagine hiring the services of a lawyer who had never read a book about law? Yet millions of people start a photography business without …

New CRTC wireless rules ban contract break fees after 2 years

The CRTC has unveiled a new code of conduct that forbids cellphone companies from charging customers fees to break their contracts after two years …

Commodity boom: The smartphone’s global price war

Elikel Jemina is the smartphone industry's new best friend.<p>Every morning, in the West African city of Accra, Ms. Jemina boards a minibus – known as a "tro-tro" – and heads downtown. As the urban chaos of sub-Saharan Africa grows louder, Ms. Jemina loses herself in another world entirely, staring at …

The State of Android Apps, Part One: The Big Names

It’s been awhile since we looked at the “state of Android apps” and how they compare to their iOS equivalents. The situation has improved drastically …

Chicago-Sun Times Replaces All Photographers with iPhones

The Sun–Times Newspaper Group has decided to scrap the 500 years of collective experience of its photography staff by firing every one of them and …

Nexus 4 now $350 outright at Koodo

Koodo Mobile released the pure Google Nexus 4 mid-April for the price of $400. This was pretty typical pricing and fell inline with what other …

Bell and GLENTEL extend distribution relationship with multi-year agreement

Distribution is key part of the strategy for the carriers to sell their products. Majority of them have mirroring device lineups, similar plans and …

BBM for All (Download these BBM display pictures)

BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) is expanding past BlackBerry devices and heading towards the hands of iPhone and Android users. During BlackBerry Live a …

Grid 2 Special Edition Video Game Costs $188,000, Includes a Supercar in the Deal

Promoting your newly minted video game usually involves buying a slew of ads on TV, online, in print and anywhere else you can get in front of the …

Catch Daniel on TWiT's All About Android podcast tonight at 8pm ET / 5pm PT

I’ve had the honour of being invited to one of the industry’s best and longest-running Android podcasts, TWiT’s All About Android. If you’re a …

BlackBerry Q10 gets pimped out in diamonds, costs $31,000

There’s the black and white versions of the BlackBerry Q10, plus last week a 24ct. gold model was unveiled for $2,500. If these options are simply …

Tim Walker: a very different fashion photographer - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/may/24/tim-walker-photographer-in-pictures<p>720<p>From Tilda Swinton and Agnes Deyn to surrealist …

Scotch & Soda | Brandingmag

The <i>Scotch & Soda</i> fashion brand is synonym for everlasting, classic style that would outlast all passing fashion trends.<p><i>‘‘Scotch & Soda loves to make</i> …

BlackBerry Q10 review

Back in January, Research In Motion announced its name-change to BlackBerry and launched the long-awaited BlackBerry 10 OS along with two new …