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Austra at Samsung Galerie Alpha in Toronto

Live Music: Austra & Alvvays at Samsung Galerie Alpha in Toronto

With all the hype of the new iPhone release, Samsung continued to keep it real with an amazing activation in Toronto last night to celebrate the launch of their new Galaxy Alpha handset. It’s not often you walk into a [...]

October 2, 2014 Concert Reviews, Music, Tech
Apple Watch

Introducing Apple Watch

Earlier today during Apples big iPhone announcement they also introduced Apple Pay, Apple Watch, treated everyone to a live streamed U2 show, as well as announcing their latest album Songs Of Innocence would be available for free download on iTunes. Phones and [...]

September 9, 2014 Fashion, Tech

Review: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Every now and then we get the chance to try out new cameras and lens and give them the once over. The idea behind it is simple, we at Sidewalk Hustle shoot all sorts of things from music to dining [...]

August 25, 2014 Tech
Review- Sony MDR-1R Hi-Res Stereo Headphones

Review: Sony MDR-1R Hi-Res Stereo Headphones [Contest]

In a world of plentiful audio, media, music, audiobooks, and podcasts, there’s just no reason to compromise sound quality. Throw away your tiny ear buds and get ready to experience a whole new world of hi-res audio! As we move [...]

August 14, 2014 Contest, Tech
Beats by Dre x Henry Holland

Beats by Dre x Henry Holland

We adore following Henry Holland’s wacky British adventures and today those adventures continue to get wackier. He’s just announced a partnership with Beats by Dre, or rather, that he has designed this amazing limited edition multi-coloured snakeskin strap for the [...]

July 5, 2014 Fashion, Tech

Google announces ‘Android Wear’, puts LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live up for preorder

Within hours of formally announcing their latest in wearable technology, Google has officially made the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live available for preorder. For a modest price of $249 and $219 respectively, the owner has access to Google’s “Android [...]

June 27, 2014 Tech
Microsoft Surface Cafe Toronto

Microsoft Surface Cafe Event Recap

Last weekend, we had the privilege to host an incredible talk with Fashion mogul Uri Minkoff of the New York fashion and accessory brand Rebecca Minkoff, as well as be the official bloggers in residence for Microsoft’s Surface Cafe here [...]

June 25, 2014 Fashion, Tech
Nikon Df S-SLR Camera

Review: Nikon Df D-SLR Camera

We recently got our hands on the brand new, retro-throwback Df D-SLR from Nikon to take with us to shoot at Governors Ball Music Festival in New York. The camera came as a kit, with a stunning fixed AF-S NIKKOR [...]

June 24, 2014 Tech
Microsoft Surface Cafe

You’re Invited: Microsoft #SurfaceCafe

You’re cordially invited to join us to celebrate the launch of the new Surface Pro 3 at the first-ever Microsoft Surface Café in Toronto. The Surface Café is a unique space designed to let imaginations soar as visitors discover how [...]

June 17, 2014 Culture, Fashion, Tech
Google Glass x Diane von Furstenberg

Google Glass x Diane von Furstenberg

Google has teamed up with Diane von Furstenberg to style up a line of limited edition frame for the Glass. Dropping at Net-a-Porter and Mr Porter on June 23rd, the line will include five new frames and eight new sunglasses that [...]

June 4, 2014 Fashion, Tech
LD West Holster

Hands-on with the ‘Original’ LD West Holster

To say that I was completely blown away when I first laid eyes on this vegan leather-made holster would be a grand understatement. I mean, at first sight, I didn’t know what to think; was it just a holster? was [...]

May 31, 2014 Culture, Fashion, Tech

Microsoft launches the Surface Pro 3

In a last ditched attempt to regain market share, Microsoft has officially unveiled the latest in their tablet offerings: the Surface Pro 3. The third-generation tablet comes in noticeably thinner than its predecessors and offers a kickstand for various angles [...]

May 21, 2014 Tech
HTC One (M8)

Review: HTC One (M8)

Despite being the underdog in terms of hardware sales, HTC shows us with their latest flagship, the  One (M8), there is still some fight left in the Taiwan-based handset OEM. Let’s go hands-on with the HTC One (M8) and explain [...]

May 20, 2014 Tech
Tamara Mellon Google+ Hangout at Holt Renfrew Bloor Street

You’re Invited: Tamara Mellon Google+ Hangout at Holt Renfrew Bloor Street

Tamara Mellon is a household name in the fashion industry behind coveted show label Jimmy Choo and her 2013 release In My Shoes: A Memoir. Holt Renfrew Toronto is set to host Mellon at their first ever Goole+ Hangout next Thursday [...]

May 16, 2014 Fashion, Tech
Virgin Mobile Canada x Banana Republic Member Benefits

Virgin Mobile x Banana Republic Member Benefits [Contest]

Leave it to the super cool folks at Virgin Mobile to keep things fresh for their Member Benefits program! We here at Sidewalk Hustle love it when technology collides with fashion, and today we’re in luck because Virgin Mobile has just announced their [...]

May 8, 2014 Contest, Fashion, Tech