Articles By Alex Radu

NFL giving concussion & injury tech startups a platform – Tech in Sports Ep. 30

Concussions are the number one issue plaguing sports, so we decided to add a weekly concussion prevention technology update to the Tech in Sports podcast. This week, we look at the winners of

Published on: February 12th, 2018 Alex Radu

HP introduces its first 4K monitors, new business laptops

HP Inc. is following up what its calling its 'largest premium launch year ever' in 2018 with its first 4K monitors, next generations of  and a whole array of security updates. Off the

Published on: February 7th, 2018 Alex Radu

HP’s latest products designed for virtual reality

With a professional edition of its Windows Mixed Reality headset and a load of products designed around virtual reality, HP Inc. is betting big on these emerging technologies in 2018. Leading HP's newest

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Alex Radu

Hashtag Trending – Tech influences at the 2018 Winter Olympics, iPhone struggles, Firefox tackles privacy

The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics open on Friday and technology will be front and center, the many tech giants have released their quarterly earnings from the holidays, and the next update to Firefox

Published on: February 5th, 2018 Alex Radu

Hashtag Trending – Amazon becomes world’s most valuable brand, Facebook wants you back, Google to predict flight delays

After a fantastic 2017, Amazon has overtaken Apple and Google as the world’s most valuable brand, Facebook is going to extreme lengths to win you back, and Google updates Google Flights to predict

Published on: February 2nd, 2018 Alex Radu

Hashtag Trending – Amazon targets healthcare, Verizon won’t sell Huawei phones, drones are planting trees

Amazon has set its sights on the healthcare industry, Verizon says that it won’t sell Huawei phones due to pressure from the U.S. government, and reforestation drones are planting hundreds of thousands of

Published on: January 31st, 2018 Alex Radu

Hashtag Trending – Elon Musk is selling flamethrowers, Apple slashes iPhone X production, Dell gets creative

Elon Musk has upgraded from selling simple hats to not-so-simple flamethrowers, Apple is reportedly cutting iPhone X production in half after disappointing sales, and Dell may be looking at a reverse-merger. From LinkedIn

Published on: January 30th, 2018 Alex Radu

Toronto startup targets medical marijuana with smart device

The legalization of marijuana in Canada is imminent, and Toronto-based startup Resolve Digital Health hopes it is uniquely positioned to take advantage of it with its smart medical device system. Dubbed Breeze, the

Published on: January 25th, 2018 Alex Radu

New affordable Acer Chromebooks add Android app support

Like previous iterations of the Acer Chromebook 11, updated versions announced this week target the education space with expanding battery life and added Android app support. At the Bett Show in London, UK,

Published on: January 25th, 2018 Alex Radu

Who won the battle between Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant at CES 2018?

In 2017 we saw the smart assistant battle between Amazon's Alexa and Google's Google Assistant begin in proper with official launches here in Canada. The two tech giants are squaring off and racing

Published on: January 17th, 2018 Alex Radu

Expect at least two new BlackBerry smartphones in 2018, says TCL

BlackBerry's partnership with TCL Communication is paying off, with the Chinese manufacturer announcing at the 2018 Consumer Electronic Show that it 'promises at least two new BlackBerry smartphones' in 2018. This is no

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Alex Radu

TCL’s BlackBerry KeyOne Bronze Edition is more than a change in colour

TCL's BlackBerry KeyOne family is growing yet again, this time with a Bronze Edition. If you've picked up the original BlackBerry KeyOne or the Black Edition, you'll be familiar with the new Bronze

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Alex Radu

NVIDIA to build its AI self-driving platform on BlackBerry QNX

BlackBerry QNX has scored yet another huge autonomous vehicle partnership. NVIDIA announced at CES 2018 this week that it will be using QNX's safety-certified operating system as the foundation of its AI self-driving

Published on: January 8th, 2018 Alex Radu