Saturday, March 27, 2010RIM buys mobile software developer Viigo The Toronto-based company’s software delivers syndicated content to smart phones. The question is, will the software continue to work on other platforms?
Monday, March 08, 2010Are you paying your vendors enough? we are reaching a point where many executives will realize that it is time to embark on a new relationship with technology suppliers. Here in the 21st century, the economy is dependent on information technologies
Wednesday, January 13, 2010Mobile malware will test Android and iPhone A closed application market is not the best way to guard against mobile security threats. How Apple Inc. and Google Inc. differ in their respective approaches to iPhone and Android software development
Thursday, January 07, 2010Smartphones: Office shackle or work-life balance tool? Tech-savvy information workers want to be connected to (yet untethered from) the office even more. Many are even ready, willing and able to foot all or part of the bill to gain access to corporate e-mail and documents
Tuesday, December 29, 2009Android forecast to take 10 per cent of market In its predictions for 2010, Forrester Research Inc. (NASDAQ: FORR) anticipates most top tier mobile carriers will offer machine to machine applications and small to mid-sized businesses will buy more software from mobile app stores. The research firm predicts Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) Android will benefit from the support of firms such as Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM)
Wednesday, December 23, 20092009’s software development winners and losers The year that loved smartphones, scripting languages, the cloud, and open source was not always kind to developers. Check out these winner and losers of 2009
Wednesday, December 23, 2009BlackBerry confirms second outage in a week Research in Motion confirms delays in message delivery but offers no additional information. Last Thursday, e-mail service was disrupted
Tuesday, October 20, 2009BlackBerry for your wrist The BlackBerry wristwatch isn't an official BlackBerry product, but it will let you check the messages arriving on your BlackBerry phone
Wednesday, October 14, 2009Acer debuts GPS-enabled Liquid Android smartphone, netbook Acer’s Android-based Liquid smartphone comes with a GPS receiver which allows users to tag photos with location information. Users can also switch between Android and Microsoft Windows on the company’s new netbook...
Thursday, February 26, 2009Vancouver hacking contest to pay $10K for smartphone bugs 3Com’s TippingPoint security unit is offering cash and hardware to hackers who can successfully exploit mobile browsers. Contests include Most Interesting Browser Flaw
Wednesday, September 17, 2008High prices hamper iPhone 3G sales in India The country adds 8 million mobile users a month, but they are slow to buy the latest Apple handset. One reason is the lack of 3G networks. But the US$715 price for the base model is putting off even long-time users of Apple products
Tuesday, August 19, 2008Google reveals new apps and timeline for Android The search engine company has announced interface changes, an alarm clock and other features to its mobile developer kit. The company plans to release source code in the fourth quarter
Sunday, May 11, 2008Bell adds another CDMA/GSM handset, BlackBerry software for small businesses Samsung handset can work around the world; BlackBerry software links up to five users
Thursday, September 13, 2007Linux could be a smart choice for smartphones In five years, one third of all smart phone users will have the open source OS on their device, according to a study recently released by the New York City-based ABI Research. How IT managers should prepare
Thursday, January 04, 2007Product Hits - January 2007 New products include SAS Model Manager, Teradata Warehouse Miner 5.0 and more.