Articles By Alex Radu

BlackBerry COO on the company’s new direction with its hardware

TORONTO - BlackBerry COO Marty Beard doesn't want you to associate the BlackBerry brand with its phones anymore, but we couldn't help but ask him about BlackBerry hardware anyways. Beard, who held executive positions

Published on: March 20th, 2017 Alex Radu

Unpacking the smartphone built for the Canadian climate

This week on Unboxing for Business, Alex unpacks the new Dewalt MD501. This rugged smartphone is built for the Canadian climate, and available now through CE retailers and exclusively through Ingram Micro Canada.

Published on: March 15th, 2017 Alex Radu

The definitive review of Microsoft Teams

The developer preview period of Microsoft Teams is over. Microsoft Corp's. new team collaboration tool is now available globally, adding a potentially new app to consider for your business. With competitors like Slack,

Published on: March 14th, 2017 Alex Radu

LG entering the big leagues with the G6

TORONTO - As an indecisive consumer, shopping for a smartphone was already difficult for me before LG announced the G6 at this year's Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona. For the longest time, it

Published on: March 9th, 2017 Alex Radu

Motorola redesigns its affordable smartphone line

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Lenovo unveiled its next two Motorola mid-range smartphones, the Moto G5 and G5 Plus with a new aluminum design. Other than the aluminum design change, the latest

Published on: March 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Sony doubles down on the camera with latest Xperia smartphone

It's getting increasingly difficult to stand out as a smartphone manufacturer, so Sony is focusing on what its Xperia line does best: taking beautiful photos. At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week,

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

All Hands on Tech: MacBook Pro Touch Bar Tips

This week on All Hands on Tech Brian takes a deep dive into the MacBook Pro (2016)'s Touch Bar to find out what the best uses of the latest feature are. The MacBook

Published on: March 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Canada still has a ways to go before it becomes cashless

TORONTO - With countries like Sweden and South Korea announcing bold plans to go completely cashless over the next five years, Canadians have to wonder: when will Canada do the same? Not anytime soon,

Published on: March 1st, 2017 Alex Radu

First 5G smartphone shown off at Mobile World Congress

ZTE may have announced the most future forward smartphone yet, but it's still a ways away from being possible in Canada. The Gigabit Phone, the world's first 5G smartphone, was revealed by the

Published on: March 1st, 2017 Alex Radu

Chinese smartphone giant Huawei coming to Canada for first time

One of the world's most popular smartphone brands is making its North American debut - and not in the U.S. At Mobile World Congress (MCW) in Barcelona, Huawei announced that the P10 and

Published on: February 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

LG teases G6 ahead of MWC unveiling

Mobile World Congress (MWC) is just a couple days away and news is starting to emerge from the major smartphone players. LG will be officially unveiling its latest products in just a few

Published on: February 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

Property management platform is making big waves in North America

Condo and property managers might want to pay attention to this news. Evercondo, an online and mobile condo management platform, recently announced that it grew by 300 per cent in the last year

Published on: February 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Reality, augmented: eSight device restores vision for the legally blind

Virtual and augmented reality devices aren't just impacting entertainment and business industries. eSight Corporation has announced the eSight 3 - a pair of third generation electronic glasses capable of restoring sight to the

Published on: February 15th, 2017 Alex Radu

Avanade embracing AI-first world in 2017 Tech Vision

System integrator Avanade is embracing artificial intelligence (AI)  in 2017, and it believes that you should be too. In its Technology Vision 2017, Avanade took a look at an increasingly over-saturated mobile market and

Published on: February 8th, 2017 Alex Radu

All Hands on Tech: DreamMaker OverLord 3D Printer

This week on All Hands on Tech, Alex takes a deep dive into the DreamMaker OverLord 3D printer. We've had a lot of fun printing all sorts of fun objects around the office,

Published on: February 8th, 2017 Alex Radu