Articles By Dave Yin

All Hands on Tech: Asus Republic of Gamers G771JM laptop

The Asus G771JM is the latest in the long-standing line of Republic of Gamers laptops and follows the trend we’ve seen to make PC Gaming more affordable and more mainstream.  But does the

Published on: April 6th, 2015 Dave Yin

This Canadian wearables manufacturer is bringing smart glasses to the enterprise

Canadian wearables manufacturer Recon Instruments' next product is ready for prime time and it has a new partner to help it widen its market appeal. The company announced this week a partnership with APX Labs,

Published on: March 17th, 2015 Dave Yin

The one advantage Apple Watch has that Pebble, FitBit and Samsung don’t

For all its marketing savvy, its flair and hipster appeal, the Apple Watch may succeed for an entirely different reason. The company unveiled today new details of its first smartwatch offering, one that

Published on: March 10th, 2015 Dave Yin

Cyber threats don’t worry women as much as men: Kaspersky

A recently released survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International reveals that female Internet users care less about protecting themselves online than men. While awareness may be a factor, the survey also revealed that

Published on: March 6th, 2015 Dave Yin

Companies should be protecting personal devices: Intel Security

If you are an employer who met resistance from workers in the past when implementing information security, the time may be ripe to revisit the practice. This was a key finding in a

Published on: January 30th, 2015 Dave Yin

What you need to know about Microsoft HoloLens

Published on: January 22nd, 2015 Dave Yin

Microsoft will offer Windows 10 as free upgrade for first year

Major announcements came out of Microsoft's Redmond, Washington headquarters on Wednesday.  The company unveiled both software and hardware that are aimed to usher in its next Windows milestone. Here are the major Windows

Published on: January 22nd, 2015 Dave Yin

Does your SMB have a business case for Windows Server 2003 migration?

Your SMB may not have a business case for Windows Server 2003 migration.  That’s right.  While slim, there is a chance that you may not need to go through the painstaking process of upgrading

Published on: January 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

4 things you need to know about the BlackBerry Classic launch

Preorders have started to ship for the highly anticipated BlackBerry Classic - a device that the Waterloo, Ont.-based company hopes will help it break even by the end of fiscal year 2015 -

Published on: December 17th, 2014 Dave Yin

Hackers increasingly targeting cloud providers, not consumer devices

Rather than going after your smartphone, more and more cybercriminals will simply seek out cloud providers for their collections of consumer and corporate data – all at a faster rate than before, putting

Published on: December 15th, 2014 Dave Yin

Hackers are getting personal information more easily than before: Symantec

In the mobile app world, when hackers want access to personal information, they need simply ask. This is one of several key findings Symantec Corp. released today as part of the company’s “Mobile

Published on: December 12th, 2014 Dave Yin

All Hands on Tech: TP-LINK Wireless N Nano Router review

Have you ever wished your router was smaller than a hockey puck? Have you ever wished you could split your hotel room’s Ethernet to multiple devices? And, have you ever wished that conference

Published on: December 11th, 2014 Dave Yin