Top business smartphones for 2015: Apple iPhone 6S

Apple Inc.'s annual iPhone update for 2015 came in the form of the iPhone 6S, with no major differences to speak of compared to the iPhone 6, but it didn't really need to

Published on: December 14th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Global smartphone shipment growth is slowing: IDC

While the global smartphone market will certainly continue to see growth for some time yet, the growth will be slower as maturing markets with higher penetration in China and elsewhere make it harder

Published on: May 27th, 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

Google Play store surpasses Apple App Store for number of apps, developers

For the first year ever, the Google Play store for Android has surpassed Apple’s iOS App Store in the number of new apps available, launching more than 1.4 million apps compared to Apple’s

Published on: January 14th, 2015 Candice So

You can now share your Prezi presentations live, anywhere, anytime

Prezi Inc. has already made its mark in boardrooms all over the world, supplying speakers with creative-looking presentation slides meant to keep their listeners awake. But now, Prezi is looking to bring its

Published on: December 11th, 2014 Candice So


BlackBerry launches the Passport for $200, 2-year plan with Telus

Updated on Sept. 24 at 3:38pm EST to include more details and quotes on the BlackBerry Passport. BlackBerry Ltd. unveiled its long-awaited Passport smartphone today, announcing the square-screened phone is now available in

Published on: September 24th, 2014 Candice So

Facebook patching vulnerability that could force iPhones to make calls

For iPhone users, there's definitely some convenience in being able to just tap a phone number, kickstarting a prompt that will ask whether they'd like to call it. However, there's some danger in

Published on: August 25th, 2014 Candice So

#FollowFriday – 3 analysts in big data and mobile

Every Friday, we round up a list of people with active Twitter accounts, ones that we feel are worth a click on the 'follow' button. This week, we're focusing on analysts, or the

Published on: August 14th, 2014 Candice So

Former Cisco engineers launching alternative video conferencing for SMBs

Zoom is launching a new collaboration and online meeting product called Zoom Presence, allowing users to start video conferencing from almost any device. Essentially, its creators consider it a better product than Cisco

Published on: August 11th, 2014 Candice So

Prezi continuing to reach out to Canada, one presentation slide at a time

Back in April 2010, the New York Times ran a piece called “We Have Met the Enemy and He is PowerPoint” - a story with a catchy headline and a lot of anecdotes

Published on: August 5th, 2014 Candice So

Apple’s WWDC keynote: What marketers should watch for

Apple Inc.'s annual gathering of thousands of developers in San Francisco for its Worldwide Developer's Conference (WWDC) is also one of the most-watched and most-talked about events and the tech events calendar. Apple,

Published on: May 30th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Flixel launches moving picture tool for Mac

Two years ago, Flixel Photos Inc. was riding the wave of consumer photo apps and social sharing. Like many other startups out there, it wanted to create the next big Instagram – so

Published on: February 14th, 2014 Candice So

Smartphone sales beat out feature phones for first time: Gartner

It’s a sign of the times – smartphones have finally overtaken feature phones in sales, with smartphones representing just over half of the number of mobile phones sold, according to Gartner Inc. In

Published on: February 13th, 2014 Candice So