Articles By Chris Lau

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Where is IBM’s enterprise growth?

When Facebook surpassed IBM by market capitalization, it was significant. Market valuation plays a part a company’s worth, but one...

October 28th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Why BlackBerry Passport makes a great business device

It looks as though BlackBerry really pushed the right buttons with its launch of the Passport. The company quickly sold...

October 7th, 2014 Chris Lau
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How BES 10 works for me

There is still so much coverage these days about BlackBerry on a comeback trail, ready to take on the Apple...

August 25th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Are two mobile apps better than one?

Facebook is probably the only social networking giant that figured out how to grow profits through a mobile channel. Sure,...

August 6th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Smartwatches: Fad or necessity?

Ever since Samsung reported slower sales for its flagship Galaxy S5, the race to develop smartwatches has never been more...

July 16th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Is Google eyeing big data analytics in electronic medical records?

Google might be getting into the analytics of electronic medical records (“EMR” or "EHR" for electronic health records). Google’s Co-CEO,...

July 7th, 2014 Chris Lau
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BlackBerry shows improvement

Operations are improving over at BlackBerry. The mobile device management (MDM) leader reported higher cash levels, stronger profitability, and lower...

June 20th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Why Lenovo and IBM are looking good

IBM Corp.’s sale of its low-end server unit to Lenovo will benefit both companies when the deal is complete. Lenovo...

June 8th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Move Over, Mobile: Time to Upgrade the PC

Back in the day, PC upgrading was a ritual for enthusiasts and even businesses. These days, tablets and smart phones...

May 21st, 2014 Chris Lau
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Should you be on LinkedIn?

As ITWorldCanada's Job Board undergoes a renovation, the other established job networking site to look at is LinkedIn. Growth at...

May 6th, 2014 Chris Lau