Samsung Galaxy S4 reviews describe great performance in a cheap plastic wrapper

Before its launch there was a lot of hype generated about the Samsung Galaxy S4. But does this phone really live up to the expectations? The reviews are out and so is the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 17th, 2013 Wolston Lobo

Microsoft Surface hardware hurt by lacking Windows RT: reviewers

The Microsoft Surface tablet is great, many reviewers agree, but its weakest aspect is in the new operating system that Microsoft also launched today.The first release of Surface runs on Windows RT, a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

All Hands on Tech: Telus SmartHub LTE

In our very first product review video branded as an All Hands on Tech segment, we take a close-up look at the Telus SmartHub LTE. The new device is faster than ever with

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 22nd, 2012 Brian Jackson

At $249, Samsung’s newest Chromebook is a cloud-centric bargain

The flood of devices aiming to be lighter, smaller and cheaper continues. In a review for Computerworld,J.R. Raphael takes a closer look atSamsung's newest version of the Chromebook, which sells for just $249.The

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 19th, 2012 Christine Wong

First look at HTC’s new Windows 8 phone, the 8X

HTC's new 8X Windows 8 phone is all about the sound and the pictures. The “standout feature” of the phone unveiled Wednesday is itsfront-facing camera which features “the highest megapixel count of anyWindows

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 20th, 2012 Christine Wong

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon a pricey but solid ultrabook option

What do you value more in an ultrabook: mobility, power or price tag?If your answer tilts further towards the first two aspects rather thanthe latter, then Lenovo's new ThinkPad X1 Carbonmight be for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 22nd, 2012 Christine Wong

Hands on review: Acer Iconia A700 tablet

Acer's second-generation tablet is out, and the Iconia Tab A700 shows this hardware vendore is getting more sophisticated in its mobility game.The form factor isn't the slickest around, packing a bit more heft

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 16th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Adobe After Effects CS6 delivers much-needed performance improvements

The release of After Effects CS6 is proof that Adobe actually listens to customer requests and stays current with the needs of today's filmmakers, editors, and motion graphics artists. Beyond this release's impressive

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 29th, 2012 Jeff Foster

First hands-on impressions of Windows 8 Consumer Preview

The Windows 8 Consumer Preview is only just becoming available to the public, but we've had the opportunity to use it for a few days on a Samsung slate nearly identical to the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 29th, 2012 Jason Cross and Nate Ralph

Google’s

If you want potential customers to get a 360-degree, panoramic view of your brick-and-mortar business when they click on any of your listings in Google, its new Business Photos campaign makes its listings

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 8th, 2012 Angela West

MagicJack Plus now links directly to router

The YMax MagicJack Plus fixes the biggest issues we found in the original MagicJack. That telephony gadget offered solid, reliable phone service for a price that was hard to beat, but required you

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 3rd, 2012 Rick Broida

Galaxy Nexus a more sophisticated Android

The scoop: Galaxy Nexus smartphone, by Samsung (service through Rogers, Bell, Telus, SaskTel, Fido and Virgin Mobile).What is it? The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is the latest Android smartphone from Samsung,utilizing the new Ice

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 20th, 2012 Keith Shaw

Brother MFC-J430w delivers fast printing under $100

For a printer that retails for only $100 (as of January 3, 2012) and is heavily discounted online, the Brother MFC-J430w color inkjet multifunction (copy/fax/print/scan) gets things done in a hurry: Text pages

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 5th, 2012 Jon L. Jacobi

Microsoft’s 2011 year in review

Microsoft Corp. spent 2011 developing its mobile strengths with Windows Phone 7 releases and a hint at the tablet-friendly Windows 8 with a developer's preview release.It also enjoyed continued success with its Xbox

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 4th, 2012 Kerry Davis