Apple updates iPad, lowers price

Apple Inc. is updating its most popular iPad - the original 9.7" screen size - offering specs that are a step down from the iPad Pro model, but also knocking hundreds of dollars

Published on: March 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson

Microsoft patents a foldable phone-to-tablet device

A mobile device that can transform from a phone to a tablet in seconds might sound like science fiction, but could be on its way to market soon, courtesy of Microsoft Corp. Resembling

Published on: January 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Panasonic reveals two new rugged devices

Panasonic Corporation has announced two new additions to its Toughbook family. On Thursday the Japanese company unveiled the new 10.1” FZ-AZ Android Toughpad, an Android 6.0 Marshmallow-powered tablet aimed at enterprise users, along

Published on: January 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

All Hands on Tech: iPad Pro

After a couple weeks of using the iPad Pro, I’m convinced that this iPad is suffering an identity crisis. Make no mistakes, the iPad has always been a device design with content consumption

Published on: March 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Lenovo unveils tablet at CES 2016 that can double as a mobile projector

Vendors are vying for attention at CES 2016, and among the first vendors to exhibit their lineup is Lenovo. The hardware vendor has unveiled its PC lineup for the show, including new X1

Published on: January 4th, 2016 Dave Yin

First Look at Google’s Pixel C tablet

Surprise, Google's Pixel C tablet is here! And just in time for Christmas. But this isn't a tablet for the kids. No, this is going to be waiting under the tree for Mom

Published on: December 8th, 2015 Brian Jackson


BlackBerry is back in the tablet business, and it brought friends

The BlackBerry Playbook didn’t last very long in the market, but the Canadian vendor is hoping a laser focus and some big partners will make its latest foray into the tablet market a

Published on: March 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

New HP devices built with business DNA

NEW YORK – Seeing a gap in the mobile devices market, Hewlett-Packard Co. is releasing new commercial devices it claims are designed from the ground-up to meet the needs of business users. At

Published on: March 5th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Asus debuts Windows 8 T200 hybrid PC at Computex

Last year when Asus launched the T100 it became an editor’s choice on many review sights as the hybrid tablet and notebook that provided the most value for your dollar. At Computex Taipei buyers, distributors

Published on: June 10th, 2014 Eric Floresca

SecureKey to provide MintChip digital currency with PIN

Toronto-based startup SecureKey Technologies Inc. is going to provide user authentication for the MintChip, the Royal Canadian Mint’s first foray into mobile payments. The startup will be building a security layer on top

Published on: February 20th, 2014 Candice So

A CIO’s return to CES – I must be crazy

I'm attending the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas where over 3,000 exhibitors, and 150,000 attendees from 150 different countries are expected. That's a lot of attendees for a trade show

Published on: January 6th, 2014 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Toshiba puts Windows 8 tablet in your pocket

Toshiba Corp. is putting out an 8-inch touch screen tablet this month, which it describes as a pocket-sized device that runs the full version of Windows 8.1. Running on an Intel Atom processor

Published on: December 17th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Surface 2 and Windows 8 at Microsoft’s Technicity booth

IT World Canada CIO Jim Love took some time at our Technicity event at the end of November to check out the Microsoft booth and see all of its latest tech toys including

Published on: December 5th, 2013 Brian Jackson