What Dell privatization means for PCs

Dell will now be a private company. The technology hardware giant, which suffered from years of declining computer sales, will no longer need to be accountable to shareholders. This will have major repercussions

Published on: September 16th, 2013 Chris Lau

Nokia appeals to mobile app developers

BARCELONA -- Nokia is pitching its Windows Phones as the best bet for operators and app developers, and to prove it, announced partnerships for new apps with brands including Michelin Travel, Red Bull,

Published on: February 29th, 2012 IDG News Service

Technology News Gallery: Oct. 3

Our weekly look at the happenings of the IT industry through images gathered via IDG News Service. This week: the non-Amazon tablet launch, a U.S. law maker's war on supercookies and 3D laptop

Published on: October 3rd, 2011 ComputerWorld Canada

CWC THIS WEEK: Multitouch and more

This week in our video roundup: TECH IN TWO MINUTES Toronto firm Baanto's CTO Avanindra Utukuri and artist Jason King demo the multi-touch capabilities of the company's ShadowSense multi-touch screen. THE WIRE Toshiba's first tablet PC

Published on: April 20th, 2011 IT World Canada

Toshiba’s tablet set to arrive in June

Toshiba Corp. will launch its first tablet computer in late June in Japan and at around the same time in global markets, the company said Wednesday. With the tablet, Toshiba will kick off

Published on: April 20th, 2011 Martyn Williams

New hard drive wipes itself if taken out of PC

Toshiba has come up with a type of self-encrypting hard drive (SED) that can automatically wipe data if it is removed from a paired computer by an attacker.Available in capacities up to 640GB,

Published on: April 18th, 2011 John E Dunn

Toshiba’s Android tablet unveiled, due in coming months

Toshiba Corp. will join the tablet race later this year with an Android-powered computer based on an Nvidia Tegra processor, it said Tuesday. The device, which doesn't yet have a name, was one

Published on: January 5th, 2011 Martyn Williams

Toshiba SSD opens door to MacBook Air alternatives

The MacBook Air's most slimming component isn't so unique anymore.On Monday, Toshiba Corp. announced a supposedly new product, the Blade X-gale solid state drive series. Toshiba won't admit that this is the same

Published on: November 8th, 2010 jared newman

Toshiba parties with lighter laptop and Android smartbook

Toshiba Corp. has spent the last 25 years refining the basic laptop design of flat screen, x86 processor, full-size keyboard and removable storage. Its Portégé R700 will continue that tradition when it goes

Published on: June 22nd, 2010 Peter Sayer