For iPhone app developers, bigger handsets won’t be a problem

There were a number of groans heard around the world last week when Apple announced two new sizes of iPhones, and they didn't all come from competing handset manufacturers. Mobile app developers who

Published on: September 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Spammers discover iMessage

One of the business users' favorite smart phones is becoming jammed with messaging spam. According to an article on Wired.com, the iPhone's iMessage platform has been discovered by people you don't know, and don't

Published on: August 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Another attack on iPhone security

CSOs who allow staff to use iPhones on their networks -- and that includes a lot of Canadian organizations -- may be wondering what to do about the latest accusation about potential holes

Published on: July 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

How big will smart phones get?

A lot of digital ink has been spread reacting to the size of BlackBerry's upcoming Passport handset, with its 4.5-in. square screen. Judging by photos, that could make for an awkward-looking device. Certainly it

Published on: June 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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

Colligo containerizes Briefcase mobile collaboration app

SharePoint collaboration vendor Colligo has integrated its Briefcase iPad and iPhone collaboration app integrates with the MobileIron AppConnect ecosystem. The integration will allow users to collaborate on business content through SharePoint, Office 365

Published on: June 9th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Wind Mobile posts strong first quarter

Wind Mobile has posted better-than-expected ARPU (average revenue per user) and subscriber growth in Canada for the first quarter of the year, according to the company's leading shareholder VimpelCom. The Wind Mobile numbers

Published on: May 14th, 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

Key takeaways on BlackBerry’s last quarter

There is more work that is ahead for BlackBerry, but the good news for enterprise IT is better mobile device support. Not only is BlackBerry consolidating older (pre -BB10) support on BlackBerry Enterprise

Published on: April 7th, 2014 Chris Lau