Ladies Learning Code hits Xtreme Labs

HTML and mobility will be the topic tomorrow (Saturday, Jan. 19) as Xtreme Labs sponsors and hosts the not-for-profit group Ladies Learning Code group at its downtown Toronto office. Related Story | Ladies

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 18th, 2013 ITBusiness Staff

All Hands on Tech: BlackBerry 10 alpha

If there's one thing Canada's tech industry is looking forward to in 2013, it's BlackBerry 10. Research in Motion's new operating system has been long anticipated. It will signal whether RIM will be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 12th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Windows Phone Marketplace now only compatible with Mango

If you're having trouble downloading apps from the Windows Phone Marketplace, you just might be a pre-Mango Windows Phone 7 user. Microsoft is now enforcing a rule that only users of Windows Phone 7.5, codenamed

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 23rd, 2012 Ian Paul

How we launched a slick new ITBusiness.ca mobile site

Snazzy 4G smartphones, tablet devices galore and slightly less expensive data plans are driving more people to view digital content on their mobile devices. In a bid to offer our readers a better

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Browser bible: How to choose the right software for Web surfing

Everyone needs a Web browser, but with so many different ones available, deciding which one is best for you can be hard. Are you looking for something blazing fast? Or is strong security

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 27th, 2012 Megan Guess

Navigating HTML5 and competing standards bodies

The nice thing about standards is there are so many of them to choose from.That old chestnut, attributed to any number of different parties, hasbeen in circulation since long before there was an

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 18th, 2012 Serdar Yegulalp

RIM to keep PlayBook on Flash

Research in Motion will continue to use Adobe Flash Player, at least for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, even after Adobe announced it will discontinue Flash for the mobile Web. RIM also said in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 11th, 2011 Matt Hamblen

Why Adobe’s killing mobile Flash probably won’t affect you

If former Apple CEO Steve Jobs had lived just another month or so--he passed in early October--you can bet he'd be smiling right now--and possibly even fist pumping a la Jersey Shore.That's because

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 10th, 2011 Al Sacco

Silverlight 5 beta out this week

Microsoft next week will ship a beta release of Silverlight 5, the next generation of the company's proprietary multimedia plug-in platform, Microsoft officials blogged this week.Silverlight 5 will be available at the Mix

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2011 Paul Krill

2011 predictions: tech rebound continues despite security woes

Well my friends, 2010 was quite a year and as is our want, in this, the first issue of the New Year, we throw caution to the winds, dust off our crystal balls

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 3rd, 2011 Mark Gibbs

App Store for Web browsers coming soon

By Katherine Noyes Along with its audited financial statements indicating a revenue increase of 34 percent last year, Mozilla late last week also published a "State of Mozilla" report providing a glimpse at

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 30th, 2010 IDG News Service

Top 5 new browser features debuted in 2010

The browser wars have changed. During the last couple of years, the four or five leading browsers have all greatly improved--to the point that the choice often comes down to taste or political

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 30th, 2010 Bill Snyder

HTML 5 adaption raises new security issues

When it comes to new security issues, the security team for the Firefox browser have the new version of the Web HyperText Markup Language, HTML 5, foremost on the mind. "Web apps are

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 24th, 2010 Joab Jackson

6 reasons why HTML 5 won’t kill Flash

Apple's well-publicized refusal to allow Adobe's Flash technology to be installed on its iOS mobile devices, including the iPhone and iPad, has led to speculation that Flash's days may be numbered as the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 19th, 2010 Howard Wen