Articles By Mandy Kovacs

Verizon sale being delayed, Yahoo reveals

It turns out being the victim of the two largest cyber attacks in Internet history might be affecting Yahoo! Inc.'s sale to American telecom giant Verizon Communications Inc. after all. The once-mighty search

Published on: January 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Atomic Reach gives content marketing a facelift

A new machine learning platform is shaking up the content marketing field and making it easier for companies to reach their target audiences. Toronto-based technology company Atomic Reach has launched a new software

Published on: January 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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

Customer marketing key for B2B companies, Influitive report says

A new report has found that business-to-business (B2B) customer marketing is on the rise and attracting more executive attention. The majority of B2B executives plan to increase investment in customer marketing in 2017

Published on: January 12th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Is your ISP really giving you the speeds it promises? Here’s how to find out

A US-based broadband testing and network diagnostic application creator is making it easier for Internet users to verify their network speeds. Ookla has announced that its flagship Speedtest.net website is now available as a

Published on: January 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Free learn to code event returns to Canada bigger than ever

Canadians will be getting the opportunity to learn how to code for free in 2017. The HTML500 is Canada’s largest free to learn to code event, and after a year-long hiatus, has announced

Published on: January 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Upgraded monitor resolutions and new smart workspaces among Dell’s CES 2017 releases

Dell is hoping to redefine the personal computing market with several new products and upgrades announced at CES 2017 in Las Vegas. We've broken down their top releases below. Dell Canvas The company

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

IBM predicts superhero vision, nano-sized health devices in next five years

IBM is taking steps to make the world a better place. The company has unveiled its annual ‘Five in Five’ list today, which lays out some of the most important and groundbreaking scientific

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Cherry looking to silence competitors with new quiet keyboard

A new quiet mechanical keyboard is looking to silence the competition. Cherry, a Germany-based computer input device manufacturer, launched the MX Board Silent today at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, which runs from

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

BlackBerry reveals new smartphone at CES – and it has a keyboard

A new BlackBerry phone may be on the horizon in 2017. TCL Communication Technology Holdings Ltd.(TCT), Blackberry’s latest software and brand licensing partner, has released three teaser videos of a new smartphone ahead

Published on: January 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Asus unveils ultra-light business notebook at CES

Asus has unveiled what it claims is the world’s lightest 14-inch business notebook at CES in Las Vegas. Whatever the semantics, the Asus Pro B9440 is certainly light, weighing just 2.31 pounds despite

Published on: January 4th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Preparation will be key to digital transformation in 2017, Constellation Research says

Preparing for the technological changes ahead will be the biggest hurdle for leaders and businesses in 2017, according to Constellation Research. Digital transformation became a hot topic in 2016, and companies soon learned

Published on: January 3rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Expect more technological integration and consumer power in 2017, Fjord predicts

Next year will see widespread application of living services and a shift towards more evolved, human-centric businesses, according to a new report by Accenture subsidiary Fjord. According to the consulting firm's design and

Published on: December 22nd, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

CRTC declares broadband Internet a basic service

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has declared broadband Internet a basic telecommunications service for all regions across Canada, and set new speed targets for Internet and mobile services available to Canadians. In

Published on: December 22nd, 2016 Mandy Kovacs