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Pebble announces Time Steel and Smartstraps as updates to Kickstarter campaign

Just a week after launching its new, e-paper colour display Pebble Time smartwatch that nearly brought Kickstarter to a halt as it became the fastest-selling campaign ever seen on the crowdfunding site, Pebble

Published on: March 3rd, 2015 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry launches new smartphone, opens software jewels to iOS, Android & Windows

BlackBerry has taken a major step in its evolution as a company by opening up its productivity and security software and solutions to other mobile platforms, while at the same time reaffirming its

Published on: March 3rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

MWC: BlackBerry brings cloud-based enterprise mobility management to the masses

BlackBerry is aiming to expand its enterprise mobile management (EMM) business into the small and medium size business realm by launching a cloud version of its BES12 technology. At the Mobile World Congress

Published on: March 2nd, 2015 Nestor Arellano

MWC: Samsung unpacks Galaxy S6 & S6 edge smartphones, mobile payments

The smartphone galaxy got a little larger on Sunday as Samsung Electronics launched its new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge smartphones, and unveiled a new mobile payments solution, Samsung Pay. The Galaxy

Published on: March 2nd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Thalmic Labs Myo armband hits consumer release, for sale on Amazon

Waterloo, Ont.-based Thalmic Labs released its arm band that allows users to interact with computers with a wave or a flick of the wrist for sale on Amazon.com on Monday. Previously only available

Published on: March 2nd, 2015 Brian Jackson

MWC: HP Spectre x360 convertible laptop boasts 12.5 hours of battery life

After listening carefully to what customers are looking for in a premium laptop, Hewlett-Packard Co. used the Mobile World Congress conference in Spain on Sunday to launch the HP Spectre x360, a 13.3”

Published on: March 2nd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HTC One M9 unveiled at Mobile World Congress

HTC Corp. unveiled its new flagship smartphone on Monday, not wasting any time at Mobile Word Congress in Barcelona to show off its new HTC One M9 device. Those familiar with last year's

Published on: March 2nd, 2015 Brian Jackson

It’s Android, iOS or nothing. Sorry BlackBerry & Windows Phone

There can be only two. With apologies to Highlander, that appears to be how the global mobile smartphone market is shaking out: there’s room for Android and iOS, and not much else. According

Published on: February 25th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Bigger screen = bigger data, and the most blacklisted apps

Bigger phones are driving more video and more data consumption and the lines between business and personal mobility are blurring, concludes a new report from virtualization software vendor Citrix Systems. The Citrix Mobile

Published on: February 24th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

3 things to watch for at Mobile World Congress 2015

From March 2 to 5, technology vendors, analysts, users and enthusiasts will descend on Spain for the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It’s a time when the latest and greatest in mobile

Published on: February 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Ugo mobile wallet updated, released to Apple devices

The mobile wallet app backed by TD Bank Group and PC Financial has been updated to support loyalty cards and been released to Apple Inc.'s iOS platform, Ugo Mobile Solutions LP announced on

Published on: February 23rd, 2015 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry Blend, access to Android apps highlight OS update

If you’re one of the chosen few still rocking a BlackBerry in your pocket, the mobile communications company has an OS update that you’re going to want to check out. Released today for

Published on: February 19th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Salesforce.com announces updates for Analytics Cloud mobile app

Salesforce.com Inc. announced updates to its Analytics Cloud on Thursday including new capabilities for mobile devices, and opened the doors on a new free trial of the software for mobile and desktop users. Since San

Published on: February 19th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Millennials aren’t shopping enough with their smartphones

You young people are doing a lot of shopping with your smartphones - but you should be doing more. That’s one of the conclusions drawn from new research by PayPal and Ipsos examining

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Hand-me-down smartphones getting a new lease on life

Are you one of those smartphone users quick to dump your handset when something shiny and new comes along? New research shows you’re in the majority, and you’re also helping to fuel a

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras