New YouTube Director app helps small businesses make video ads

A new iPhone app from Google Inc. guides small business owners through the process of producing and publishing a short video ad to YouTube. YouTube Director for Business contains dozens of pre-baked templates

Published on: June 15th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Smart Watches: It’s time to be picky!

Smart watches have become more than just a way to tell time as the Apple watch and Fit Bit are becoming increasingly popular. I have had my share of experiences with smart watches - some

Published on: June 6th, 2016 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Falling iPhone sales lead to Apple’s worst quarter since 2003

Falling iPhone sales led Apple Inc. to post its first quarterly loss since 2003 today, officially bringing a remarkable 13-year growth streak to an end. From Jan. 1 until March 26, Apple sold

Published on: April 26th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

iPhone SE more susceptible to stress tests than iPhone 6s [infographic]

With the release of iPhone SE, Apple seems to be bucking the phablet trend of yesteryear and opting to return to its roots of a smaller form factor. But does a compact body

Published on: April 5th, 2016 Dave Yin

Secure messaging scorecard shows which messaging apps are most trustworthy

How can businesses be sure the messages they're exchanging are safe from prying eyes? Encryption is a first step that many service providers are implementing, but digital civil rights organization the Electronic Frontier

Published on: March 15th, 2016 David Hamilton

Top 10 business smartphones of 2015

Published on: December 17th, 2015 Brian Jackson

I’m an iPhone user that survived for a week with BlackBerry Passport (almost)

I want to start by saying, the Blackberry Passport itself was not a bad smart phone. It did its job, it didn’t crash, the battery lasted up to three days per charge for

Published on: December 11th, 2015 Mat Pancha

ModiFace Live applies virtual makeup to real-time video and video chats

Toronto-based startup ModiFace has a new solution for anyone who's ever wanted to instantly try on dozens of lipsticks, blushes, and eye-shadows - and wear them virtually while chatting online. Launched Monday at TechCrunch Disrupt London and available

Published on: December 7th, 2015 David Hamilton

You can get the new Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus in Canada on Friday

Canadians won’t have to wait too long to get Apple’s latest iPhones – it’s just a few more sleeps until Friday, when you can pick them up in Canada. The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech

Published on: September 21st, 2015 Jeff Jedras


3 things marketers should watch for at Apple’s Sept. 9 iPhone launch

Apple Inc. signalled today that it will hold to its pattern of releasing a new iPhone this fall, holding a launch event in San Francisco on Sept. 9. What's different about this event

Published on: August 27th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Apple reports best-ever Q2 even before Apple Watch sales

Apple Inc. didn't even need to include this weekend's sales of its hot new gadget, the Apple Watch, to post a record-breaking quarter as it released its financial results on Monday afternoon. Apple

Published on: April 27th, 2015 Brian Jackson

The Apple outage: What you need to know

Apple is having issues today with many of its cloud services including the App Store, iTunes Store, Mac App Store and iCloud. If you're an Apple user, you've probably realized this already. I

Published on: March 11th, 2015 Mat Pancha

Pebble gives Timex Move x20 a lickin’ in smart watch comparison

As a Pebble watch user, I'm appreciative of watches that do more than show the time and date. The Pebble alerts me to incoming phone calls and text messages from my iPhone. It

Published on: January 2nd, 2015 Catherine Aczel Boivie