A CIO at CES: 5 most intriguing products from CES Unveiled

Hello from the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, where I attended the CES Unveiled event set out solely for the press. There were about 100 vendors exhibiting their products for about

Published on: January 7th, 2015 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Lenovo adds new laptop-tablet hybrids to its Yoga line of devices at CES

Lenovo is having a busy time of it at CES this year, rolling out a slew of new laptops, tablets, and combinations of the two at the trade show in Las Vegas on

Published on: January 6th, 2015 Candice So

HP unveils new virtual reality display at CES

HP unveiled a new virtual reality display at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Monday. But unlike many screens being released at CES, this isn’t for entertainment. It’s a display made

Published on: January 6th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Interview: Mark Walters, president of Z-Wave Alliance

In his current role, Mark Walters leverages his over 20 years experience with electronic product solutions, high-end sound reinforcement, vehicular sensing/controls, premise wiring solutions, automated building controls, RF mesh networks, home automation and security. The Z-Wave

Published on: April 17th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

A different kind of ‘mobility’ – Ottawa doctor uses BlackBerrys for rehab

You can tell a lot about a person by the way he walks - or at least you can if you're Dr. Edward Lemaire, research associate at the Ottawa Rehabilitation Centre. In his

Published on: January 17th, 2014 Brian Jackson

7 smart watches from CES 2014

While I was down at CES 2014 last week, I spent a lot of time looking at smart watches. In addition to showing the date and time, these watches also alert the wearer

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Intel’s wearable technology foray involves two Canadian startups

There was a buzz leading up to Intel Corp. CEO Brian Krzanich's opening keynote for the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas that the chip maker was poised to enter the

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Brian Jackson

CES recap: Top 7 trends of the Consumer Electronics Show

The New Year is in full swing and as we approach the second week of 2014, it signals the completion of another fun-filled International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The usual major manufacturers were

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Elliott Chun

Wearable tech engulfs CES 2014

There is one category you cannot ignore at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014: wearable technology. During my time here in the desert of Las Vegas, there has been a lot of

Published on: January 10th, 2014 Elliott Chun

4K video market still nascent in Canada despite CES hype

As another Consumer Electronics Show comes to a close, many of us may feel like that expensive brand new, big screen, HD TV we picked up in a Boxing Day sale has already

Published on: January 10th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Smart home technology on display at CES booths

According to my Nike Fuelband, I walked over 10,000 steps today at the Consumer Electronics Show. I saw a lot of TVs - some curved, others bendable, all showing amazing colors. The biggest

Published on: January 9th, 2014 Catherine Aczel Boivie

CES 2014: Next-gen televisions always impress

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is well underway and it is as big as ever. Especially the big-screen Ultra High-Definition (UHD) and 4K televisions that offer four times the greater viewing experience

Published on: January 8th, 2014 Elliott Chun

Alternative to Intel’s SD card-sized Edison: SD cards

During the opening keynote of this week's Consumer Electronics Show, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich took the limelight opportunity to show off Edison, a miniature computer packed into an SD card. Intel would have

Published on: January 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson