Microsoft to shed 18,000 jobs, discontinuing Nokia’s Android phones

Microsoft Corp. will be axing the jobs of 18,000 of its employees – 15 per cent of its global workforce and also possibly the highest number in the company’s history. While Microsoft CEO

Published on: July 17th, 2014 Candice So

How Microsoft’s Cortana will make you a better brother

SAN FRANCISCO - We got a first look at Microsoft Corp.'s mobile digital assistant Cortana at its Build conference on Wednesday. Cortana, the name plucked from videogame franchise Halo in which an artificial

Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadian availability unknown for new Nokia Lumia devices

SAN FRANCISCO -- There’s lots to say about Nokia’s latest smartphone, the Lumia 930. It has a 5-in. screen, can be charged wirelessly, has a 20 MP camera, will ship with Windows Phone

Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Delta Airlines creates in-flight POS with Nokia Lumia, Microsoft Dynamics

ATLANTA - Delta Airlines is already using Surface 2 tablets in the cockpit and Nokia Lumia devices in the cabin, but will soon upgrade to the Lumia 1520 across its workforce of flight

Published on: March 4th, 2014 Brian Jackson

3 tech predictions for 2014

Midway through the second decade of this new millennium and  the world is starting to feel like the futuristic landscape that sci-fi writers used to fantasize about. The world's knowledge is at our

Published on: December 21st, 2013 Brian Jackson

Top 6 videos on ITBusiness.ca for 2013

We have a lot of fun making videos here at ITBusiness.ca - we get our hands on the latest tech toys, we debate the merits of smartphone features, and we even travel through

Published on: December 16th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Nokia’s Lumia 1020 Windows smartphone has a 41 megapixel camera

Do you really need a smartphone with a 42 megapixel camera? Nokia thinks you do, and is bringing you just that in its new Lumia 1020 smartphone. A Canadian launch date hasn’t yet

Published on: September 16th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Microsoft acquires Nokia devices and services division for $5.3 billion

Microsoft Corp. and Nokia were already close, but now they're going through with the ceremony and entering a full-fledged union. Microsoft will acquire the Devices & Services division of Finnish smartphone maker Nokia

Published on: September 3rd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Nokia launches the Lumia 1020, armed with 41 MP camera

To much fanfare but almost no surprise, Nokia Corp. unveiled its newest camera-focused phone today (or is that it a phone-focused camera?) Meet the Lumia 1020, a phone loaded with a 41-megapixel camera

Published on: July 11th, 2013 Candice So

Top 10 new smartphones for business

 

Published on: February 28th, 2013 Alex Davies