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App That: Government Of Alberta Makes Healthy Eating More Than Kids A Game

By Dave Forde / May 29, 2013

As the Government of Alberta was looking for ways to engage citizens and help education kids about the benefits of healthy eating they turned to DDB Canada to develop an innovative way to aspire and engage youth. The new initiative is part of The Government of Alberta’s province-wide program, titled the Healthy U 5&1 Experiment which helps families adopt wholesome habits by adding at least five servings of fruit and vegetables, and an hour of activity into each day.


IDC: Android and iOS Combined 91.1% Of Worldwide Smartphone OS Market In 4Q12 & 87.6% For The Year

By Dave Forde / February 20, 2013

IDC released the latest number of smartphone shipments for the forth quarter of 2012 and it should come as no surprise that Android and iOS are at the top of the pile. Specifically the two represent 91.1% of all smartphone shipments during Q4 2012. Apple shipped a total of 207.6 million units worldwide during 4Q12, up 70.2% from the 122.0 million units shipped during 4Q11. For calendar year 2012, Android and iOS combined for 87.6% of the 722.4 million smartphones shipped worldwide, up from 68.1% of the 494.5 million units shipped during calendar year 2011.


App That: Updates Mobile App

By Dave Forde / January 29, 2013

Just in time for your winter get away, has updated their mobile app to offer Canadians the ability to research and book flights on more than 130 airlines. The app is available on Android and iOS devices.


Square Launches In Canada, Brings Mobile Payment Solution

By Dave Forde / October 24, 2012

Square has been having a lot of success with their mobile payment solution for merchants. The startup headed up by Jack Dorsey, same guy behind Twitter recently secured a 200 million funding round and also closed a big deal with Starbucks (in the US only for now). As more and more Canadian are outfitting themselves with smartphones the


Starbucks Smartphone App Opens Up For Canada, Dash Of PayPal Added

By Dave Forde / August 8, 2012

If you love your cup of java and want it from your local Starbucks there is some good news. The coffee chain recently launched an update to their Android app for consumers in Canada and the U.K. In the U.K. and Canada, users will be able to take advantage of new functionality such as store locator,

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