TSA cracks down on mobile phones, devices

Are you planning to fly south of the border anytime soon? The United States Transportation Security Administration said travellers to the U.S. may be asked to power up their mobile phones and other

Published on: July 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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

CryptoLocker copycat holds Android data for ransom

United States authorities may have taken down the CryptoLocker malware operations, but security software vendor Sophos Ltd., warns of a mobile malware following the footsteps of the Windows ransomware. Previously, Sophos already reported

Published on: June 9th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

A first look at Sony Mobile’s Xperia Z2 tablet

Sony Mobile has revealed new smartphone and tablet offerings aimed at the high-end consumer – and in a media briefing, we saw that while the new Xperia Z2 phone and tablet are pretty

Published on: April 25th, 2014 Candice So

Microsoft gets $10M to extend Windows XP support in U.K.

How much is the price of failing to get off Windows XP on time? That would be £5.548 million or roughly $10 million if you happen to be the government of the United

Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

BlackBerry ends relationship with U.S. carrier over iPhone tiff

BlackBerry Ltd. CEO John Chen today announced that the Waterloo, Ont. smart phone maker is ending business relations with United States-based carrier T-Mobile. Chen said on Tuesday BlackBerry will not renew its license

Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Taking a ‘bulletproof’ screen protector to the shooting range

It would be an understatement to say that the mobile device screen protector market is saturated. So it comes as no surprise when some manufacturers come up with extravagant claims such as having

Published on: March 19th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Enterprise to remain BlackBerry’s key focus

With the announcement last week of the new Q20 handset aimed at hardcore BlackBerry fans loning for the good old days of smart phone hard keys and the BES 12, the company’s latest

Published on: March 4th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

BlackBerry Q20 to sport trackpad, QWERTY keyboard

After admitting it has disappointed loyal fans by getting rid of the physical keyboard and trackpad on some of its new handsets, BlackBerry Ltd.,  it is bringing back the much loved features on an

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