BlackBerry phones outsell iPhones…in Toronto

Torontonians love their BlackBerry phones. In a report that tracked the number of mobile phones sold in the United States and Canada during the last six months iQmetrix, provider of retail management software

Published on: June 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Amazon hypes the virtues of cloud computing

From its origins as an online bookseller, Amazon.com Inc. has gotten its finger in a lot of pies. Among other things, it has now become a major purveyor of cloud computing services to

Published on: June 6th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Absolute Software releases “first-to-market” full BYOD for Mac and Windows

Absolute Software Corp. says the new version 6.5 of its Absolute Manage security and management tool extends "market-first" full BYOD capabilities to Mac and Windows computers. The latest iteration also supports Cisco's Identity

Published on: May 23rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Apple – Samsung patent verdict cuts both ways

A U.S. federal jury has awarded Apple US$120 million in damages for Samsung’s violation of two Apple patents. That figure falls well short of the US$2.2 billion it was hoping for. The verdict

Published on: May 6th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

MWC 2014: Wrapping it up, Android-style

Another year’s Mobile World Congress is now in the rearview mirror, and as always, there were a lot of announcements for mobile fans. Here are a few of the big Android launches at

Published on: March 3rd, 2014 Sean Carruthers

Mobile World Congress: Lots of devices, but will they come here?

The annual Mobile World Congress has wrapped up in Barcelona with Samsung’s Galaxy 5 smart phone capturing most of the headlines. But there were a number of other announcements at the show that

Published on: February 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Health tracking, camera top Samsung Galaxy S5 features

Health tracking applications and enhanced camera capabilities top the new features found in Samsung Electronics Co.’s newest Galaxy S5 smart phone. Unveiled today by the South Korean electronics conglomerate, the S5 comes with

Published on: February 25th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

MWC 2014: Galaxy Gear 2 is a TizenOS teaser

Every year around this time, Mobile World Congress gets underway in Barcelona. As the premiere mobile conference in the world, you can bet your boots that there will be some big announcements made

Published on: February 23rd, 2014 Sean Carruthers

Mobile containers only good for medium-risk data: Gartner

For the past year many mobile device management software companies and some handset/tablet makers have been touting their ability to segment and encrypt business data from personal data on smart phones for protecting

Published on: February 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon