Heartbleed “a billion times worse” than we thought?

We already knew that the OpenSSL Heartbleed security vulnerability that blew up in the headlines last week was bad news. So we’re probably not ready to hear that it could be way worse

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

Android’s heart bleeds

I had planned to take a closer look at Google Chromecast (and some of the alternatives), but something happened on the way to the word processor: the Heartbleed bug was splashed across the

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

BlackBerry CEO tries to reassure handset owners

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has rushed online to assure owners of the company's smart phones that it has no short term plans to get out of the handset manufacturing business. In a blog

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Video: Meet Microsoft’s Cortana

A new virtual mobile assistant made her debut at Microsoft's Build conference last week. Cortana will be available shortly on smart phones running Windows 8.1 in a bid to give Apple's Siri a

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Nokia unclear on when new handset coming to Canada

SAN FRANCISCO -- There’s lots to say about Nokia’s latest smart phone, the 930. It has a 5-in. screen, can be charged wirelessly, has a 20 MP camera, will ship with Windows Phone

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Businesses warming to Windows Phone, says Microsoft

SAN FRANCISCO –With upcoming enhancements to Windows 8.1 and the new Windows Phone 8.1,  Microsoft officials see its mobile platform increasingly appealing to enterprises. “Customers across different device form factors are very interested

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

iPhone, iPad users get extra 2TB storage from LaCie

Storage device company LaCie is rolling out a wireless hard drive that will provide users of Apple Inc.’s iPhone, iPad and Mac machines an additional 2TB of storage. The LaCie Fuel, a small

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 31st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

The keyboard is still alive

What is it with the keyboard? There's been tremendous advances in digital technology -- faster processors, smarter algorithms, different storage mediums, and most recently intelligent personal assistants like Siri -- but the keyboard

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon