Canadian firm to launch solar-powered laptop

A London, Ont.-based technology firm is poised to launch a ruggedized solar-powered laptop.Dubbed the SOL, the computer developed by WeWi Telecommunications Inc. boasts of a rugged construction which enables it to function in

Published on: August 19th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

All Hands on Tech: MacBook Air 2013 [time travel special]

Brian Jackson is so impressed with the 2013 MacBook Air improvements that he goes back in time one year to try and convince 2012 Brian Jackson to wait to make the purchase.  

Published on: August 15th, 2013 Dave Webb

McAfee releases biometric device protection service

Security software company McAfee Inc., has released a multi-device protection services that uses facial and voice recognition technology to prevent the snooping and theft of a data and personal information in computers, smart

Published on: July 23rd, 2013 nestor e. arellano

How big data can optimize mobile experience

The unceasing growth of mobile adoption should be good news for many retail businesses both large and small. Truth is, majority of these consumers tend to leave without making any purchase using their

Published on: July 22nd, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Chromebooks are hot sellers

Chromebooks appear to have replaced netbooks as the small form laptop of choice for cost and weight-conscious computer shoppers.  According to a report in Computerworld U.S., Chromebooks – lightweight laptops that run Google’s

Published on: July 12th, 2013 Howard Solomon

IIROC data loss preventable: Privacy commissioner

The loss of the financial information of some 52,000 brokerage firm clients last week could have been prevented if the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization (IIROC) was not heavily reliant on policies alone and

Published on: April 15th, 2013

CES: Dell announces its first ultrabook, the XPS 13

LAS VEGAS (01/10/2012) - Dell on Tuesday announced its first ultrabook, the XPS 13, making some noise amid a smaller presence at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas compared to previous years.The

Published on: January 11th, 2012 Agam Shah

Apple quietly updates MacBook Pro laptop specs

Apple today quietly refreshed its workhorse MacBook Pro line of laptops, boosting the speed of the machines' processors and in some cases the size of their hard disk drives.Prices for the various models

Published on: October 25th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

30 million PCs are currently unused in the UK

More than 30 million PCs and laptops are currently lying unused in homes across the UK, says Microsoft.Research by the tech giant as part of the GO ON: Give Someone Their First Time Online campaign which

Published on: December 7th, 2010 Carrie-Ann Skinner