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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

No more hurried WiFi-resets for this Halifax coffee shop

Small businesses can’t stop work to be IT trouble-shooters when the mobile networks that run their payment processing have a hiccup. Square Inc. aims to solve that problem by bringing Offline Mode to

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Soonr wants to make file sharing easier for users, safer for business

Soonr is hoping to put an end to the tug of war between users that want to more easily access and share files across devices and IT managers that want to keep work

Published on: February 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Look to Apple and PayPal to battle for mobile wallet supremacy: Forrester

If you're a marketer that's looking to put your money down on a mobile wallet platform that's most likely to succeed, Apple and PayPal are the best bets you can make for the

Published on: February 13th, 2015 Brian Jackson

How SPC and Plastic Mobile cracked the code on loyalty and mobile

The Student Price Card (SPC) might be a throwback to your high school days, when you first started saving up money from your part-time job to get discounts on new clothes or to

Published on: February 10th, 2015 Candice So

Plantronics releases 4 new headsets that drown out background noise

If you've ever been embarrassed during a conference call because your dog was barking in the background, or because your office colleagues were loudly debating their theories about Game of Thrones, then you'll appreciate

Published on: February 6th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Mobile fraud losses ‘staggering': Report

As the number of people buying products with smartphones, tablets, and laptops increases, so is the amount of mobile fraud. That’s the not surprising conclusion of a new study financed by two security

Published on: February 5th, 2015 Howard Solomon

As demand for mobile data rockets upward, service providers and developers need to adjust: Gartner

It’s no surprise more of us are turning to our smartphones and tablets for work and play, especially when we use those devices to check our email, watch videos online, and check up

Published on: February 5th, 2015 Candice So

How Ryan Seacrest’s Typo keyboard tried to sidestep BlackBerry’s court injunction (and lost)

A Las Vegas-based company that shipped thousands of units of its iPhone keyboard accessory to Canada in an attempt to work around a court dispute with BlackBerry has had its fingers slapped by

Published on: February 5th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Apple nearly ties Samsung in global smartphone rankings

Strong sales through the holiday period helped push Apple into a near tie with Samsung as global smartphone shipments reached new record levels for the fourth quarter and 2014 overall. According to research

Published on: February 3rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras