Andy Rubin’s Essential phone coming to Canada this summer

The inventor of Android has a new company, Essential, and its debut smartphone will be available to pre-order from Telus Mobility by the end of July. Andy Rubin, the CEO of Essential, is

Published on: June 15th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Does LG have a winner with the G6?

It might be a little early to say that the G6 is the best LG device yet, but Alex is pretty high on LG's latest flagship device after spending a couple hours with

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu

HTC’s ‘unexpected surprise’ is available in Canada immediately

After teasing that it will be making an 'unexpected surprise' announcement yesterday, HTC has announced that its HTC U Ultra smartphone will be coming to Canada, and it's available immediately. The phone, which

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Chinese smartphone giant Huawei coming to Canada for first time

One of the world's most popular smartphone brands is making its North American debut - and not in the U.S. At Mobile World Congress (MCW) in Barcelona, Huawei announced that the P10 and

Published on: February 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

11 stats that prove mobile is vital to brands, according to Google

TORONTO - Shopping on your mobile device isn't always the smoothest process - too often even your favourite retailers' mediocre apps will crash in the middle of a purchase, forcing you to restart the

Published on: January 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

Allworx banking on the fact that users still want desk phones

Allworx understands that smartphones have become the device business users turn to when managing their communications and contacts, but they've gone ahead and created a new desk phone anyway. This morning Allworx introduced

Published on: January 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

The top 10 business smartphones of 2016

Published on: December 18th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Top business smartphones for 2016: iPhone 7

I still remember the day Steve Jobs announced Apple’s first smartphone and the first generation of iPod Touch. It was a real revolution: Sure, even at the beginning there were features everyone had

Published on: December 18th, 2016 Andrei Barany

Top business smartphones for 2016: Google Pixel

Since I unboxed my Google Pixel smartphone, my iPhone 6S Plus has been sitting unused in a drawer. That will tell you something about Google's first effort to manufacture its own Android smartphone.

Published on: December 16th, 2016 Brian Jackson

New BlackBerry phone leaked in website publishing misfire

A page clearly named "donotpublish.html" made its way onto BlackBerry.com on Sept. 20, revealing specifications for the BlackBerry DTEK60 - the apparent successor to the DTEK50 released in August. Codenamed Argon, the device

Published on: September 21st, 2016 Brian Jackson

Unboxing for Business: iPhone 7

Sept. 16 was iPhone 7 launch day. We’ve got the new Plus model in the office and we’re going to be unboxing it for you. And a quick look at some of the

Published on: September 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Top business smartphones of 2016: Xperia X Performance review

Over the past few years, we’ve looked at a number of Sony’s Xperia series of smartphones and have always ranked them highly. Although they may not have had as high of a profile

Published on: September 9th, 2016 ITBusiness Staff

You’ve got two seconds: Google study shows speed is king for mobile web

If you want to keep your audience engaged with your mobile website, your page had better load in less time than it took you to read this sentence, according to a new worldwide

Published on: September 8th, 2016 Brian Jackson

LG survey reveals ‘low battery anxiety’ epidemic

Have you argued with your spouse over unanswered calls or texts? Have you asked a total stranger to borrow a charger? Have you skipped the gym to instead charge up your smartphone battery?

Published on: July 8th, 2016 Brian Jackson