Eastlink vs. Aliant, Part One: Local, Bundling, and Contracts

In Halifax, there are two major players when it comes to home internet and television services: EastLink and Bell Aliant. When choosing between providers, there is a lot of information to take in. I’m going to break down the process and talk about various aspects of each company’s offering over four blog posts. This is the first in the series.

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HTC Desire vs. iPhone 4 – Part 1

Is the HTC Desire with its Sense UI overlaid on Google’s Android OS worthy of the “iPhone Killer” label? The next three posts will detail the differences and similarities between the iPhone 4 and the HTC Desire.

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Thoughts on the Canon 600EX-RT and ST-E3-RT

If you shoot Canon and want to do wireless off-camera flash, I think Canon has finally sussed it and has provided an excellent (albeit slightly expensive) solution with the new 600EX-RT flash and ST-E3-RT transmitter.

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Review: ReFind for Mac

ReFind makes it easy to get to your most-used folders on your Mac with just a few keyboard strokes. It’s a bit of a power-user tool, but if you find yourself navigating to the same folders time and time again, ReFind could make your life easier.

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Windows Phone 7 Review

I’ve had the chance to put a a Windows Phone 7 device through its paces for the past week, and it’s been a fairly positive experience. The OS isn’t perfect, however, and there are a number of issues that prevent it from being 100% usable for me.

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Calvetica – Gorgeous Calendar for iPhone

Calvetica is a gorgeous, fast calendar app for iPhone. It has a user-friendly UI focusing on fast, simple usage. A busy update schedule and a developer that listens to user suggestions are the icing on the cake.

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