iPhone OS 3.0 still the most enjoyable phone operating system

Two and a half years ago, Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone and said that its software was five years ahead of the competition; since then, the rest of the industry has been

Published on: July 2nd, 2009 Harry McCracken

Down and dirty with Palm Pre – great looks, awesome software, disappointing hardware

Ever since Palm unveiled the Pre and its brand new mobile operating system, webOS, in January at the CES 2009 show, Palm's smartphone has been the talk of the Web, consuming the tech

Published on: June 25th, 2009 Al Sacco

Managing an iPhone like a BlackBerry – Can it be done?

Users love the iPhone, but IT does not. The biggest complaints: The iPhone can't be managed for security and access policies like a BlackBerry can. Businesses can buy a BlackBerry Enterprise Server or

Published on: June 25th, 2009 Doug Dineley

Many BlackBerry users suffer from iPhone envy, survey shows

A significant number of Blackberry owners suffer from iPhone envy, according to a new report out today. Four out of ten Blackberry owners and other smartphone users said they would switch to the

Published on: June 24th, 2009 Ian Paul and Gregg Keizer

iPhone 3G S likely to be used as personal and business smartphone

Apple's new iPhone 3G S won't be enough of an upgrade to win over businesses at the enterprise level, but will likely lead to greater adoption by knowledge workers looking to use a

Published on: June 19th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Palm Pre outclasses the iPhone

I have a confession to make: About two years ago I made a big mistake and bought a phone designed for mere mortals when what I really wanted was an Apple iPhone. Don't

Published on: June 12th, 2009 Brian Nadel

Apple $99 iPhone may pulverize Palm Pre, imperil BlackBerry Pearl

On Monday, Apple pulled out all the stops at its 2009 Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), introducing additions and enhancements to its operating system, Mac OS X, the MacBook Pro laptop line, as well

Published on: June 11th, 2009 Al Sacco

Toronto firm’s sales soar with online video presentations

It's every firm's dream -- a sales professional who is paid once, but can deliver knockout sales pitches, demos and customer support presentations 24x7.Those are just the kind of salespersons Interchange Solutions Inc.

Published on: June 5th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

iPhone light years ahead of the BlackBerry on almost every count – Part 3

Yesterday, Part 2 of our three-parter on the relative merits of the BlackBerry and the iPhone as a business device, focused on applications, discussing the colossal limitations of BlackBerry apps when contrasted with

Published on: May 29th, 2009 Galen Gruman

How your BlackBerry could be corrupted by opening a PDF file

Users of BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) should disable PDF file access until a new patch can be rolled out or face the risk of attack that could corrupt device memory and hijack corporate

Published on: May 29th, 2009 Brian Jackson

iPhone trounces BlackBerry in battle of apps

Pigeon holing the iPhone as a fun device and the RIM BlackBerry as a "corporate standard" for business users isn't quite valid a distinction – as we showed yesterday in Part 1 of

Published on: May 28th, 2009 Galen Gruman

BlackBerry vs. iPhone – 30-day test tells which is best for business

If the iPhone were meant for work, it wouldn't be so much fun to use - would it? Yes, it was Mac versus PC all over again: The iPhone was quickly pigeonholed as

Published on: May 27th, 2009 Galen Gruman

Android phone’s Canadian launch ‘Dream and Magic’ … not shock and awe

Google's Android operating system for smartphones comes to Canada June 2 aboard both the HTC Dream and Magic phones from Rogers Wireless and enters a hotly-contested marketplace that is pushing more people towards

Published on: May 22nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

The scoop on Blackberry “Storm 2″ – new RIM device likely to include WiFi

Not one week after the first images of Research In Motion's (RIM) unannounced Onyx 96xx, a.k.a. Driftwood, smartphone hit the Web, a handful of pics of RIM's much anticipated BlackBerry Storm successor, currently

Published on: May 19th, 2009 Al Sacco