Articles By Tom Li

Apple launches iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max

Apple today announced the iPhone 11 series with an upgraded processor, camera, and new color options at its Sept. 10 launch event held at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino. iPhone 11 iPhone

Published on: September 10th, 2019 Tom Li

Samsung Galaxy Fold won’t get a Canadian release

Sorry Canada, the elusive and highly-anticipated Samsung Galaxy Fold will not be coming to the great north. After a slew of issues, delays, and fixes, the Galaxy Fold finally made its debut in

Published on: September 10th, 2019 Tom Li

Panasonic launches new Toughbook 55 in Canada

Panasonic yesterday launched the Toughbook 55 (FZ-55) laptop as the replacement to the Panasonic Toughbook 54, a ruggedized laptop designed for work harsh climates. Toughbook 54 Toughbook 55 Processor 7th-gen dual-core Intel Core

Published on: September 10th, 2019 Tom Li

All Hands on Tech – Samsung Note 10 Plus

The Galaxy Note returns for its 10th appearance. Be sure to read our full review to see if this enthusiastic phone is right for you.

Published on: September 9th, 2019 Tom Li

Huawei Kirin 990 chipset first to have a 5G modem

Huawei announced Kirin 990, the first chipset with an integrated 5G modem that will power its future smartphones, at IFA 2019 held in Germany last Friday. Kirin 990 5G Kirin 990 Kirin 980

Published on: September 9th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Windows 10 most popular; Google bans unproven medical ads; WhatsApp call through Google Assistant

Windows 10 finally beats Windows 7 in market share, Google bans unproven medical treatment ads, you can now use Google assistant to make WhatsApp calls. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today.

Published on: September 9th, 2019 Tom Li

LG announces LG G8X ThinQ and dual screen attachment

LG today announced the LG G8X ThinQ, the souped-up revision to the LG G8 ThinQ released earlier this year. The phone features a 6.4-inch OLED display with a 2,460 x 1,080p resolution. In

Published on: September 6th, 2019 Tom Li

Amazon releases second-generation Fire TV Cube in Canada

Amazon has released the second-generation Fire TV Cube at the IFA conference in Berlin, Germany, and this time it's coming to Canada. Unlike the Amazon Fire TV sticks, the Fire TV Cube is

Published on: September 6th, 2019 Tom Li

U.S. trade war hits consumers with higher electronics pricing

A 15 per cent tariff on Chinese goods came into effect on Sunday, Sept. 1st. As part of the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China, the new tariff could significantly drive

Published on: September 4th, 2019 Tom Li

Microsoft lends the OneEleven scaleup community a helping hand

Microsoft for Startups initiative has a new addition: the Canadian-born OneEleven scaleup community. The Microsoft for Startup program aims to inject $500 million into startups that are struggling to take off. By enrolling

Published on: September 4th, 2019 Tom Li

Upcoming Huawei flagship phones will not be getting Google apps

Google has confirmed that the upcoming Huawei flagship phones will not have Google apps. This means that the Huawei Mate 30 series will not be getting YouTube, Gmail, and other popular apps on launch.

Published on: August 29th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Apple suspends human voice analysis; Android app infected with malware; social media impares decisions

Apple to stop listening to your voice commands, popular Android app has a deadly payload, social media impairs decision making? That’s all the tech news that’s trending today. It’s Thursday, August 29th, and

Published on: August 29th, 2019 Tom Li

Google Hire to retire by September 2020

Google is notorious for axing its products at a whim, and its latest victim is Google Hire, an applicant tracking system designed for small to medium businesses. Google will officially scrap Google Hire

Published on: August 28th, 2019 Tom Li

Dell’s new enterprise laptop is powered by Google’s Chrome OS

Dell recently released the Latitude 5300 2-in-1 and 5400 clamshell Chromebook Enterprise laptops powered by Chrome OS. Oriented towards enterprise, the new Latitude Chromebooks have several features that distinguish them from an average

Published on: August 28th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Ditch cellphone during breaks; Apple reissues security patch; Apple saving Amazon rainforest

Using phones during breaks can prevent your brain from resting, Apple re-issues a security patch, Tim Cook pledges to help save the Amazon rainforest. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today. It’s

Published on: August 28th, 2019 Tom Li