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Lenovo’s bendy ThinkPad X1 Fold is US$2,500, coming mid-2020

If the number of foldable laptops at CES were any indication, we'll be entering a Star Trek reality in no time. Designed for travelling professionals, Lenovo’s ThinkPads are known for their resilience in

Published on: January 14th, 2020 Tom Li

Ridesharing services could soon replace personal vehicles, according to Accenture study

A future in which personal vehicles are no longer popular and ridesharing services rule the road is becoming increasingly plausible, a new study indicates. A recent study from Accenture, which surveyed more than

Published on: January 7th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Ottawa to begin sharing data with Waze for Cities

The City of Ottawa has announced plans to partner with the Waze for Cities program. “Many residents need road and traffic information to get around in their busy work and family lives. Whether

Published on: December 16th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Samsung to power Videotron’s 5G and 4G LTE-A networks

Videotron has selected Samsung Canada to power its 5G and 4G LTA-A services. Starting in 2020, Samsung will supply Videotron with Massive-MIMO and dual-band base stations across Ottawa and Quebec. The 5G base

Published on: December 13th, 2019 Tom Li

Martello tests its SD-WAN solution on 5G infrastructure, says UC testing is next

Martello Technologies announced today that it has completed the first phase of testing of its SD-WAN (software-defined wide area network) solution on Encqor 5G, Canada’s first pre-commercial 5G wireless network for open innovation. 

Published on: December 3rd, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

Federal court extends CRTC wholesale pricing suspension

The Federal court has extended the suspension of CRTC’s proposed retroactive internet wholesale pricing until it can confirm a hearing status. According to the order, the Federal Court agreed that the respondent (CRTC)

Published on: November 29th, 2019 Tom Li

Ontario to launch e-scooter pilot project in 2020

E-scooters are on their way to Ontario as the provincial government announced yesterday that it will be launching a pilot project starting on January 1, 2020. Announced by Vijay Thanigasalam, the parliamentary assistant

Published on: November 28th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Samsung Galaxy Fold to arrive in Canada early December

Today Samsung launched its revised Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone to the Canadian market, priming the Canadian market for the impending foldable war. Name Samsung Galaxy Fold Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ SoC Samsung Exynos

Published on: November 25th, 2019 Tom Li

More than 70 per cent of consumers say their expectations for apps have increased over past two years, says new report

Digital services are more ingrained in our daily lives than ever before, and with the increased use of those services has come increased expectations of the quality of those services, according to a

Published on: November 20th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Microsoft says Teams has hit 20 million daily users

The battle between Slack and Microsoft Teams continues, and it now looks like Microsoft is gaining the upper hand, according to numbers released by the company today. As of Tuesday, Microsoft said in

Published on: November 19th, 2019 Buckley Smith

OpenText Enfuse 2019: The Carbonite acquisition, new apps, and updates

LAS VEGAS --- The topic of endpoint security was front and centre on the first day of OpenText Enfuse 2019. OpenText's chief executive officer, Mark Barrenechea, said in his keynote that the technology

Published on: November 12th, 2019 Buckley Smith

HeyBryan app, backed by HGTV star power, is expanding across Canada in 2020

By Rob Starr Like a lot of small business ideas that work, HeyBryan was born from a personal and common experience. “I couldn't find a local appliance repair person either willing or able

Published on: November 11th, 2019

Adobe MAX 2019: New apps, updates, and more

Yesterday at Adobe MAX 2019, Adobe announced the next generation of its Creative Cloud; including many new apps and updates. “Today’s announcements redefine the creative experience for everyone—not only seasoned professionals, but also

Published on: November 5th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Google buys Fitbit for $2.1 billion

As was rumoured earlier this week, Google has bought wearables tech firm Fitbit, according to an announcement from Fitbit this morning. The deal is expected to be finalized in 2020. According to the

Published on: November 1st, 2019 Buckley Smith

Telus IoT Shop lets businesses buy IoT data without credit checks

Telus recently launched an IoT Shop for small enterprises and developers to easily purchase IoT connectivity for product development and equipment testing. Traditional IoT connectivity needs businesses to meet a volume requirement. In

Published on: October 23rd, 2019 Tom Li