Hello Nest, goodbye Motorola: What’s the future for Google’s hardware?

It’s probably fair to say that when most people think of Google, they think of a big online/software company. There’s been a lot more thought about the company’s excursions into the world of

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 10th, 2014 Sean Carruthers

CES 2014 Product Roundup

The annual CES show is usually full of consumer products but there's also lots for enterprises to be interested in. Here's nine early announcements that caught our eye

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Tablets

There’s no doubting the popularity of the tablet computer. Technology research firm IDC is forecasting that the holiday crush will sell 84 million tablets in the fourth quarter of this year. That would

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 11th, 2013 Dave Webb

Is Lenovo mulling BlackBerry bid?

Could Lenovo Group Ltd. be positioning itself to make a bid for BlackBerry Ltd.? There were reports today that the Chinese personal computer maker had signed a “non-disclosure” agreement to look into the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 17th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Windows XP deadline boosting PC market: IDC

The upcoming expiration of Microsoft Corp.’s support for its Windows XP operating system appears to be giving personal computer sales a boost according to analyst firm International Data Corp. Nothing much is happening

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Leaked manual reveals Lenovo’s Android laptop

Chinese computer maker Lenovo Group Ltd. is poised to launch a new laptop running on Google’s Android operating system, a leaked manual for the device revealed prematurely. A user's manual for the laptop

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Will Canada lose BlackBerry patents?

Only a limited number of companies have the money to pay for the intellectual property that BlackBerry Ltd. holds and none of them are Canadian firms, according to analysts. Even if the smart

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 30th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Will BlackBerry lobby Ottawa on takeover rules?

BlackBerry Ltd. is reported to have registered to meet with lawmakers in Ottawa to discuss the Investment Canada Act, which governs the rules regarding foreign ownership of Canadian companies. The federal lobbying register

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

BlackBerry wants to be bought by November: Report

BlackBerry Ltd. is hoping to close a deal with potential buyers of the company by November this year, the Wall Street Journal reported. The Waterloo, Ont.-based smart phone maker has been talking to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 5th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano