dtek

BlackBerry doubles down on Android

Building on its first Android foray with the Priv that launched last year, BlackBerry has announced what it says is...

July 26th, 2016 Gary Hilson

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BlackBerry unveils its newest Android mobile device, the DTEK50

BlackBerry Ltd. today announced that its latest Android OS-powered smartphone, the DTEK50, is now available for pre-order. Touted as a...

July 26th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

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BlackBerry’s newest Android phone passes FCC certification, nears launch

While BlackBerry has yet to unveil its next Android device, codenamed “Hamburg”, reports indicate that the smartphone has passed the...

July 25th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

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4G networks pose mobility management challenges for the enterprise

The consumerization of IT means employees have high expectations when doing work outside of the office. They expect seamless access to business...

July 11th, 2016 Gary Hilson

PerfectlySoft CEO Sean Stephens

Swift development sees fast uptake since being open sourced

Toward the end of last year, Newmarket, Ontario-based PerfectlySoft was waiting to see if an important bet would pay off:...

June 16th, 2016 Gary Hilson

wavemaker

Multiple devices mean rapid application development needs to get faster, easier

Users have become accustomed to using applications and accessing information on any device in front of them, and that poses...

June 6th, 2016 Gary Hilson

HTC 10

Review: Where does the new HTC 10 rank among the top business smartphones for 2016?

At one time, HTC was the leading Android phone manufacturer. After all, it made both the very first Android phone,...

May 16th, 2016 Alex Davies

ransomware, blackmail

Vendor issues ransomware warning for those using Android 4.x

Two new reports about ransomware are drawing attention, one because it is alarming to owners of Android smart phones running...

April 26th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Priv’s poor reception pushes BlackBerry back to mid-range smartphone market

It may have become a beloved fixture in the IT World Canada offices, but first-quarter sales were soft for BlackBerry's...

April 13th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood