Mobility Archives - Page 3

Rogers opens 72 new small business centres across Canada

Canadian small business owners looking for advice can now turn to Rogers for assistance. Rogers has opened 72 new small business centres throughout Canada, designed to support owners and provide access to resources.

Published on: May 19th, 2016 Jackie Atkins

LinkedIn releases new Tinder-like app to connect students with hot jobs

With unemployment rates for Canadian youth hovering around 13 per cent - and nearly half of those employed in part-time jobs - college and university graduates face an uphill battle when commencing their

Published on: May 13th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Top business smartphones for 2016: HTC 10 review

At one time, HTC was the leading Android phone manufacturer. After all, it made both the very first Android phone, 2008’s HTC Dream/T-Mobile G1 and the first Google Nexus phone, the Nexus One

Published on: May 13th, 2016 Alex Davies

Want customers to test-drive your car? Build a great website: J.D. Power

If auto manufacturers want potential customers to give their cars a test run, they need to provide an easy-to-use, content-rich website that appeals to both desktop and mobile users, according to a new

Published on: May 12th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Big box shoppers more likely to buy unlocked phones, switch carriers, J.D. Power says

While the majority of Canadians purchase mobile phones from carrier-branded stores, those who purchase from big box stores are more likely to purchase an unlocked phone and more likely to switch carriers as

Published on: May 12th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Here’s why Canada was waiting for expanded Apple Pay support

Canadian banks may not have supported Apple Pay at its initial launch last November because the technology wasn't compatible with Interac Association's chip-and-pin contactless authentication method. Apple entered the Canadian market late last

Published on: May 10th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Apple Pay expands in Canada with support from major banks for debit and credit cards

Millions more Canadians could finally have access to Apple Pay, with the Cupertino, Calif. tech giant announcing today that the big five national banks, and payment networks Interac, Visa, and MasterCard have all pledged

Published on: May 10th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Top business smartphones for 2016: Samsung Galaxy S7 review

Last year when we looked at Samsung’s 2015 flagship phone, the Galaxy S6, we called it a “smartphone magnum opus.” After years of making good, but not great, phones, Samsung stepped up to

Published on: May 9th, 2016 Alex Davies

IDC: Canadian business models must shift to reap IoT rewards

Canadian businesses are poised for wider Internet of Things adoption but must reshape parts of their operations to reap the full benefits, according to IDC Canada. About 45 per cent of all SMEs

Published on: May 6th, 2016 Christine Wong

Samsung Portable SSD T3 makes external storage useful again [review]

Before you read this article, go to that drawer where you keep all the flash thumb drives that you've collected over the years - gather them up and throw them right into the

Published on: May 3rd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Could Apple slowly be transforming itself into a services company?

If there was a bright spot in the disappointing (relatively speaking) quarterly results that Apple Inc. delivered last week, it was the company's services division, which turned out to be its second largest

Published on: May 3rd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

What would Bell’s acquisition of MTS mean for customers?

Bell Canada owner BCE Inc.'s bid to purchase Manitoba telecom provider Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) could lead to better service according to one industry analyst, but higher prices according to another. Mark Goldberg,

Published on: May 2nd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

3 tech trends in Asia-Pacific that hint at Canada’s future: IDC

Is the future state of Canada's technology market already playing out in the Asia-Pacific region? Some sophisticated trends in the mobility and augmented or virtual reality markets seen in the east will inevitably

Published on: May 2nd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Telus subsidiary Koodo comes out on top in mobile customer satisfaction survey

Telus Corp. subsidiary Koodo Mobile is already known for touting the superiority of its customer service over competitors in its ads, but now the budget cell service provider really has something to brag

Published on: April 29th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

HP unveils new high-end Chromebook 13, undercuts Pixel

  HP Inc. is adding to its Chromebook line with a new laptop that's billed as having the right specs and style for business professionals, the vendor announced on Thursday. The notebook features

Published on: April 29th, 2016 Brian Jackson