After a year serving Canadians, Orchard is looking to head South. To put things in motion, co-founder Bruno Wong bought a one-way ticket to San Francisco. He’s chronicling what it’s like to navigate the startup capital of North America, make connections, find distribution channels, and explore every opportunity, all while still trying to lead his […]
Google started rolling out Android Lollipop 5.0 update to Android One devices in February this year. Now, the company has released a commercial on its official Google India YouTube account, that shows its future plans for Android One. The latest commercial has the Androidify characters that are playing musical instruments and dancing on a Hindi Bollywood […]
It is long overdue but Apple has released a new tool to help users check whether an iPhone has been reported stolen. This interface for checking Activation Lock status is the latest feature to build off of Find My iPhone security, which previously helped users remotely lock their phones in case it was lost or […]
Here in the trenches of used iPhone sales in Canada (a.k.a. Orchard Headquarters), we talk to a lot of customers who have been burned when trying to buy a used phone without running an IMEI check first. The worst of these stories come from people who have, unbeknownst to them, purchased a used phone that […]
Launching an updated version of the Orchard app isn’t typically cause for celebration. Since we released the beta version in late 2013, regular updates are just part of a day’s work. Today, things are different– we’re announcing the latest and greatest manifestation of the Orchard app with Concierge. When crafting this update, we were careful to […]
In Stories From Around the Web, we take a look at what has been up with iPhones recently.
It’s that time again, folks. Let’s talk about what has been up with iPhones this week.
This week, we came one step closer to world domination with an article and interview in an Indonesian tech blog about our app. Now we’re dreaming of an Indonesian vacation, but that’s besides the point.
This week, we were practically giddy over being featured on MobileSyrup. And then things got really incredible: Boy Genius Report called us the only app you’ll need when the iPhone 6 launches. This story was later picked up by Yahoo! News. With excitement from the spotlight and adrenaline after surviving the comments section, we are […]
If you’ve spent time with anyone here at Orchard, you probably that we are huge fans of MobileSyrup. Recently our co-founder Bruno spent some time chatting with MobileSyrup’s Daniel Bader, who wrote a great post about what we do here at Orchard. To read this outstanding piece of journalism, click here!