Articles By Alex Radu

Surface Studio First Impressions – All Hands on Tech

The Surface Studio is Microsoft's new all-in-one desktop, but the tech giant doesn't want you to call it that. To Microsoft, the Surface Studio is in a category of its own. This week

Published on: April 13th, 2017 Alex Radu

The (poor) state of digital transformation in Canada

If 2016 was the year businesses became aware of digital transformation, 2017 is the year that these businesses begin to equip themselves for that disruption. In its second annual digital transformation report conducted

Published on: April 12th, 2017 Alex Radu

U.S. government agency accuses Google of gender pay gap problems

According to the US Department of Labor (DoL), Google Inc. has an 'extreme' gender pay gap problem, but how accurate are those claims? Last week, the Guardian reported on allegations made by the

Published on: April 11th, 2017 Alex Radu

What is Google’s ‘Meet’ hangout app?

Last month it became clear that Google is doubling down on Hangouts as its enterprise conferencing product, splitting it in two: Hangouts Chat, which is basically just team messaging similar to Slack and

Published on: April 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

LG G6 Review – LG’s best phone yet

LG Corp. is taking a big swing with the G6. Is it time to start putting LG in the premium smartphone maker category alongside Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Ltd.? This week on

Published on: April 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

Orlando Magic banks on data analytics on and off the court

ORLANDO – Don’t mistake the Orlando Magic’s woes on the court with the successes the organization has had behind the scenes. Take a look at the Magic’s franchise. Bottom of the standings for

Published on: April 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Bracketology, Sports Tech Silicon Valley? – 3rd Stringers Ep. 2

Welcome to 3rd Stringers - our Tech in Sports audio and video podcast! Each episode Paolo Del Nibletto, Mandy Kovacs, and Alex Radu will sit down and talk about the biggest news in

Published on: April 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Is the Galaxy S8 another big win for Samsung?

If you thought Samsung would take a step back with the Galaxy S8, you'd be sorely mistaken. This week on All Hands on Tech, Alex gives his first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy

Published on: March 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

Microsoft Canada announces imminent release of Creators Update and Surface Studio

After months of teasing the next major Windows 10 update, the Creators Update, is finally upon us. Microsoft Corp. has announced its worldwide roll out of April 11. Likewise the Surface Studio will be

Published on: March 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

BlackBerry COO on the renewed focus on partners

TORONTO - The shift to enterprise software for BlackBerry has brought about an entirely new focus on the company's partners. Beard, who held executive positions at Oracle Corp., SAP division Sybase, and cloud call

Published on: March 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

Samsung launches its video centric tablet in Canada

Samsung Electronics Ltd.'s first tablet to feature HDR video capability is now available in Canada. With Samsung Galaxy Tab S3, the company has gone all in on the 'video experience'. This includes the

Published on: March 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

BlackBerry COO on the company’s dive into the automotive industry

TORONTO - You might not know it, but chances are there is some sort of BlackBerry software in your vehicle. Beard, who held executive positions at Oracle Corp., SAP division Sybase, and cloud call centre firm

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Does LG have a winner with the G6?

It might be a little early to say that the G6 is the best LG device yet, but Alex is pretty high on LG's latest flagship device after spending a couple hours with

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Greenhouse produce company using digital transformation to reduce costs and increase production

One doesn't often associate farming with digital transformation, but that isn't the case with Nature Fresh Farms Inc., one of Canada's largest independent greenhouse produce growers. Nature Fresh isn't new to using smart

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu

HTC’s ‘unexpected surprise’ is available in Canada immediately

After teasing that it will be making an 'unexpected surprise' announcement yesterday, HTC has announced that its HTC U Ultra smartphone will be coming to Canada, and it's available immediately. The phone, which

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu