News in Short: Rogers announces prices for Blackberry Torch in Canada; Toshiba recalls multiple laptops


Price announced for Blackberry Torch in Canada

Telus and Rogers will both be offering Research in Motion’s newest device, the touch-and-keypad Blackberry Torch 9800, in Canada starting September 24. Rogers has announced that it will cost $199 with a 3-year term, the same price as its American counterpart. (Good job, Rogers; now tell Steve about parity currency conversion.)

Toshiba recalls multiple laptops

Toshiba has recalled three laptops this week. There are fears that the power input could overheat, melt the computer’s plastic casing, and burn users. The recalled models are the Toshiba Satellite Pro T130, the regular Satellite T130, and the Satellite T130D.