Mobile Archives - Page 2

Nymi Band in the workplace

Toronto-based Nymi looks to deepen enterprise push with $15 million in new funding

If Karl Martin, the CEO of Nymi Inc., was wearing his Toronto-based firm's namesake Nymi Band authentication device, which identifies a person's...

May 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Canadian telecom sector competitive in world market, IoT will help it be more efficient: new report

Most Canadians believe the country’s telecommunication (telecom) industry is uncompetitively expensive and compares poorly to those in other regions, but...

May 15th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
Google Home - brown feature

Google just cleared another hurdle to launching Google Home to the Canadian market

Google Assistant has finished its Canadian French lessons and is ready to graduate to consumer chat app Allo, according to...

May 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Canadians give their wireless carriers a B grade: J.D. Power

Canadian wireless carrier customer satisfaction is on the rise according to the J.D. Power 2017 Canadian Wireless Customer Care Study....

May 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu
Kobo-Aura-H20 feature

Kobo releases new e-reader as it fights Netflix and Facebook for your attention

Toronto-based Rakuten Kobo Inc. revealed its new mid-range e-reader, the upgraded Kobo Aura H20, on Tuesday. In updating the model...

May 2nd, 2017 Brian Jackson

Could CRTC ruling against zero-rating be a boon for ISPs and businesses?

Last week's decision by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to forbid the practice of "zero-rating" - exempting certain...

April 24th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Bell the first in North America to offer Quad Band LTE speeds

With the release of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, Bell Canada will become the first in North America to offer...

April 20th, 2017 Alex Radu

Canada will need 216,000 tech positions filled in these 5 key sectors by 2021

As the Canadian business landscape rapidly digitizes, a shortage of skilled labourers is hindering its growth potential. A new report published...

April 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

BlackBerry wins $815 million from Qualcomm

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry Ltd. said on Monday it's won a binding arbitration case against Qualcomm Inc. for nearly $815 million...

April 12th, 2017 Brian Jackson
young man hands holding credit card and using phone

CIBC unveils voice commands in mobile app to simplify navigation

A major bank in Canada is following the latest trend of voice-first applications. CIBC has announced that voice commands are...

April 7th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs