Articles By Alex Radu

Allworx banking on the fact that users still want desk phones

Allworx understands that smartphones have become the device business users turn to when managing their communications and contacts, but they've gone ahead and created a new desk phone anyway. This morning Allworx introduced

Published on: January 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

IBM and Bell partner up for enterprise mobility in Canada

IBM has partnered with Bell Canada to bring its MobileFirst for iOS to Canadian enterprises. IBM MobileFirst is the product of IBM's partnership with Apple to create a made-for-business suite of apps that

Published on: January 17th, 2017 Alex Radu

Generation Z doesn’t prefer to shop online

Generation Z doesn't prefer to just shop online, making the in-store experience still a vital part of the business. Despite what you'd think, the first digitally native generation actually prefers to shop at

Published on: January 13th, 2017 Alex Radu

The 10 wackiest gadgets at CES 2017

Published on: January 12th, 2017 Alex Radu

From the ashes of Yahoo rises Altaba

Yahoo Inc. CEO Marissa Mayer will be stepping down from the board once Verizon Communications Inc. completes its acquisition of the company, and the remaining assets left behind by Verizon will be renamed

Published on: January 10th, 2017 Alex Radu

Asus highlights new ZenFone, mini PC at CES

CES - that time of the year when Las Vegas becomes the centre of the tech world. All of the major hardware manufacturers are in attendance, including Asus, which showed off new augmented

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

New BlackBerry OS for automotive industry focuses on security

BlackBerry QNX is focusing on security with its newest operating system (OS) for connected and autonomous vehicles. At CES 2017 in Las Vegas this week, BlackBerry QNX launched its latest OS for the

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Acer’s new Chromebook can take a punch

Do you often drop your laptop, then push it with your chair when trying to pick it up? Or spill your coffee all over it? If the answer is yes, you might want

Published on: January 4th, 2017 Alex Radu

Top 25 athletes to follow on Twitter in 2017

In 2017, Twitter is a vital aspect of the sports fan experience. From the sports journalists that update your feed on each game at every waking moment, to the teams and athletes we

Published on: January 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Weekly Update – Predicting consumer tech trends in 2017

Happy New Year! During this special episode of IT World Canada's Weekly Update Eric Emin Wood, Mudeeha Yousaf, Alex Radu, and Mandy Kovacs predict some of the consumer tech trends we'll see in

Published on: December 30th, 2016 Alex Radu

Weekly Update – Top 5 tech stories of 2016

IT World Canada's Mandy Kovacs and Alex Radu recap the top 5 tech stories of 2016. Acquisitions Ingram Micro enters new chapter after HNA deal closes Tech Data makes blockbuster deal to acquire

Published on: December 23rd, 2016 Alex Radu

BlackBerry gets into the self-driving seat with new Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Centre

BlackBerry QNX is going all in on self-driving cars by opening a new Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Centre (AVIC) in Ottawa. Housed inside BlackBerry QNX headquarters, the AVIC will bring the company's partners together in

Published on: December 19th, 2016 Alex Radu