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BlackBerry and Porsche Design unveil $2,000 Graphite smartphone

Mobility solutions vendor BlackBerry has teamed again with luxury design firm Porsche Design to launch another high-end luxury smartphone – the Porsche Design P'9983 Graphite smartphone from BlackBerry. The newest model in Porsche

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Square acquires Toronto company to help it stay the ‘sexiest payments’ vendor

Life moves pretty fast, and in the world of mobile technology it moves even faster. Square Inc. is looking to keep up by acquiring Toronto’s Kili Technologies. Specializing in mobile payment processing solutions,

Published on: March 13th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP introduces faster, economical SMB printers

NEW YORK CITY – Hewlett-Packard Co. has released a new line of laser printers that promise to help small and medium sized businesses as well as large enterprise organizations achieve faster printing speeds

Published on: March 11th, 2015 Nestor Arellano

The one advantage Apple Watch has that Pebble, FitBit and Samsung don’t

For all its marketing savvy, its flair and hipster appeal, the Apple Watch may succeed for an entirely different reason. The company unveiled today new details of its first smartwatch offering, one that

Published on: March 10th, 2015 Dave Yin

New HP devices built with business DNA

NEW YORK – Seeing a gap in the mobile devices market, Hewlett-Packard Co. is releasing new commercial devices it claims are designed from the ground-up to meet the needs of business users. At

Published on: March 5th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Apple is new King of the smartphone castle; bumps Samsung to No. 2

After three years of shipping the most smartphones on Planet Earth, Samsung Electronics has been dethroned – Apple is the new King of the Smartphones – and your pocket. The smartphone market had

Published on: March 4th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

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