Articles By Dave Yin

Does BlackBerry have new Android devices in development?

BlackBerry Ltd. just can’t stop, won’t stop. Even as the Canadian smartphone maker begins phasing out its Classic model after...

July 8th, 2016 Dave Yin

Lenovo unveils a slew of new products for the data centre

Lenovo is doubling down in its efforts to capture the data centre market with a recent slew of announcements, including...

June 8th, 2016 Dave Yin

Mobile POS transactions expected to grow by five times in transactions within five years: Report

Update: Juniper Research has issued a correction. The numbers are lower; one in five, not two in five retail transactions will...

June 7th, 2016 Dave Yin

Why our data access laws need to evolve ASAP

Be it through compliance or through resistance, it seems that every day a new major tech company is becoming embroiled...

June 2nd, 2016 Dave Yin

#ITWCchats Twitter Recap: Will state-sanctioned hacks make encryption irrelevant?

Update: Thanks again to Nandini Jolly of CryptoMill Technologies Inc. and Laura Tribe of Open Media, and all other participants...

May 31st, 2016 Dave Yin

Will Flash be dead by end of 2016?

It looks like it's becoming increasingly easy to predict a time of death for Flash. Google has publicly released a...

May 17th, 2016 Dave Yin

BlackBerry CEO reassures customers of mobile device security in wake of RCMP reveal

BlackBerry Ltd. is defending itself in light of revelations that it had given the RCMP the global encryption key to its personal...

April 19th, 2016 Dave Yin
The Blackberry passport

The RCMP has had power to intercept BlackBerry messages for years: report

It looks like while the U.S. continues its national debate over privacy versus security in the form of the Apple-FBI...

April 15th, 2016 Dave Yin

Microsoft takes an ‘apps for every platform’ approach with host of DevOps tools

San Francisco, CA – It seems like a good time to be developing on Windows. On day two, the Windows...

April 1st, 2016 Dave Yin