Articles By Jim Love

Top Three “Killer Apps” for Blockchain in Insurance

In the insurance industry, the “killer app” for blockchain has little to do with Bitcoin or any currency substitute, according to a diverse group of Insurance company participants at the InsureTechTO conference recently

Published on: November 7th, 2017 Jim Love

Are SR&ED tax changes another punch in the teeth for Canada’s tech sector?

Canadian governments are fond of making grand pronouncements that "technology innovation and the jobs it brings are key to future economic prosperity," yet conversely their actions are punishing small tech companies. How can

Published on: August 29th, 2017 Jim Love

10 insights you may have missed from ITWC’s 2017 Digital Transformation Conference

On June 14, 2017, ITBusiness.ca parent company ITWC held the inaugural Digital Transformation Conference and Awards, an event that combined an interactive, informational all-day summit with a gala awards show that celebrated real

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Jim Love

Unboxing for Business: BlackBerry DTEK60

It's launch day for the BlackBerry DTEK60, as you might have heard from some recent leaks. But now we've got the real thing right here and we're unboxing it to take a look.

Published on: October 25th, 2016 Jim Love

All Hands on Tech: BlackBerry DTEK50

On the day when BlackBerry announced that it was going to follow the approach it adopted with the DTEK50 and outsource the hardware design and manufacturing of its handsets, we thought we’d take

Published on: October 2nd, 2016 Jim Love

BlackBerry Vienna could be a ‘sexy’ follow-up to the Priv

Rumours abound that BlackBerry has another Android phone in the works. Pictures of this new device surfaced on CrackBerry.com over the past week and the story broke on Nov. 11 in a Tech

Published on: November 16th, 2015 Jim Love

12 days of (BlackBerry) Priv-mas

So you have a new BlackBerry Priv. You have your native BlackBerry apps and maybe the very few classics that were available with BB10.  If you are like me, maybe you side-loaded a

Published on: November 12th, 2015 Jim Love

All Hands on Tech: BlackBerry Priv

If you love your BlackBerry phone but felt a little left out because you couldn’t get the apps you wanted, you are going to think BlackBerry has knocked this one out of the

Published on: November 6th, 2015 Jim Love

Apple’s El Capitan problems make Windows 10 look even better

I switched to Mac because it was fast, ran all the software I wanted and it was damned reliable. Yes, at one time I loved to be "under the hood" pushing the boundaries

Published on: October 30th, 2015 Jim Love

What you may have missed about Steve Jobs

ORLANDO -- Ed Catmull, head of Pixar Animation, took a few minutes in an on-stage appearance at the Gartner Symposium to speak about “what people missed about Steve Jobs.” Catmull should know –

Published on: October 7th, 2015 Jim Love

BlackBerry hones in on security as company’s purpose

The big announcement at the BlackBerry Security Summit held in New York today focused on the sheer size and scope of the Internet of Things (IoT) and BlackBerry’s focus on winning in that

Published on: July 24th, 2015 Jim Love

Solid performance with the BlackBerry 10 at Mercedes AMG Petronas

An interview with Matt Harris, IT Director at Mercedes AMG Petronas BlackBerry has refocused its efforts on business customers looking to be able to manage mobility within the context of BYOD (Bring Your

Published on: June 1st, 2015 Jim Love

BlackBerry Leap – Can BlackBerry win the startup?

The BlackBerry Leap is another in the series of new BlackBerry models introduced over the past year. Each is, in its own way, radically different than the others in some aspect of design,

Published on: May 7th, 2015 Jim Love

Sneak Preview of the BlackBerry Leap

The BlackBerry Leap won't officially launch in Canada until May 7th, but ITWC CIO Jim Love was lucky enough to land a demonstration model and he's been busy putting BlackBerry's latest through its

Published on: May 6th, 2015 Jim Love