Google enhances Android protection with new app watcher

With awareness of security issues reaching new heights in the wake of the Heartbleed bug revelations  Google has released fixes it says allows users devices that run on its OS to feel safer

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 14th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Canadian businesses ahead in mobile, Accenture study finds

Canadian companies are ahead of the global competition in bringing mobile technologies into the workplace – but if they want to disrupt their industries, they’ll need to get the C-suite involved. In a

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 7th, 2014 Candice So

Rugged tablet has 12.5-in screen

Field workers appreciate the new generation of ruggedized tablets that help them do their jobs. But sometimes putting a tough shell around a standard sized device isn’t enough. For those who need more

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Update: Telus says it’s on track for much of workforce to be mobile

Sometimes the last 10 per cent is the hardest, goes a saying. Telus Corp. is about to find that out as it heads towards the goal of having 70 per cent of its

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Shaky mobile apps kill customer engagement

Have you launched smartphone and tablet apps that generated more customer complaints than sales? Has your call center been inundated by customer irritation rather than excitement? Such unhappy outcomes occur when companies fail

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 18th, 2014 Yogi Schulz

A last look at CES 2014: Mobile apps winners and show highlights

It was an amazing week at CES with over 150,000 delegates, 5,000 press, 3,200 plus exhibitors spread over more than 2 million square feet. One standout was the Mobile Apps Showdown and particularly

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 23rd, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Quick takes from CES 2014

LAS VEGAS -- It is the biggest show in CES history with over 150,000 delegates, 5,000 press, 3,200 plus exhibitors, more than 2 million square feet. Here are some (source: CEA, GfK, Samsung)

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 8th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

2013: A year of disappointments

As the year closes it is difficult to look back on the last 12 months in the Canadian IT sector with anything but pangs of disappointment. The year began with hope the country’s

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 22nd, 2013 Howard Solomon