Passing the buck on mobile privacy

Users of mobile apps need more information about the ways those apps use their personal information, a group of experts agreed Thursday, but they didn't agree on who is most responsible for protecting

Published on: May 3rd, 2012 Grant Gross

How to buy the right iPad 2 model

Maybe last year, the iPad seemed too new and exotic to be on your holiday wish list. Maybe you were hesitant to buy the first generation of a new type of device. Maybe

Published on: November 28th, 2011 Philip Michaels

Video Rewind: iPhone 3G launch in Canada

Apple is reporting that the iPhone 4S is its best-selling product ever, moving more than 4 million products in the opening weekend. Canadians lined up at Apple Stores and other retailers selling the

Published on: October 18th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

What are the differences between 3G and 4G?

By Kye Husbands If you have been listening to cell phone companies in Canada and the US you can get completely confused with all the “G” symbols and what it means. To make

Published on: July 12th, 2011 Kye Husbands

Rogers claims better LTE speeds than Verizon

Rogers Communications Inc. said its soon to launch LTE (Long Term Evolution) network could easily overrun a similar LTE network rolled out Verizon Wireless last December in the United States. Last Thursday, Rogers

Published on: May 2nd, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Video Rewind: A closer look at LTE technology

Rogers Communications Inc. announced it will be the first Canadian carrier to launch a Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in 2011 yesterday, delivering the 4G wireless service to Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Ottawa

Published on: April 28th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Video Rewind: First iPad launches in Canada

Apple is launching the iPad 2 in Canada and 24 other countries tomorrow. It will be available online starting at 1:00 AM Pacific Time, and sold at retails stores and Apple authorized resellers

Published on: March 24th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Video Rewind: Telus launches HSPA network in Canada

Telus announced this week the doubling of its wireless network speed to 42 mbps. That's good enough for a 4G network classificaition, the carrier says.You can read the coverage on ITBusiness.ca in Nestor

Published on: February 10th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Telus tweaks HSPA network to 4G standards

A new dual cell (DC) upgrade to Telus' HSPA (high speed packet access) network bumps up the networks' capability to support download speeds of up to 42 megabits per second (mbps) and uploads

Published on: February 10th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

‘4G’ joins ‘HD’ as meaningless marketing label

If you’re a marketer, the temptation of adding two letters to your product or service description that is immediately associated as “good” in the mind of consumers is just too irresistible. That’s why

Published on: February 9th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Tech that will boost broadband in 2011

A number of different technologies are being developed or improved to offer higher speeds for fixed and mobile broadband networks, as operators are preparing to compete with each other and carry video traffic

Published on: December 8th, 2010

iPhone 4.0 previews Thursday, offers multitasking

Apple Inc. on Thursday will preview the next-generation operating system for the iPhone and release developers tools in preparation for a midsummer refresh of the hardware, an analyst said today.Early today, Apple issued

Published on: April 7th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Rogers Rocket Hub — awesome product, great potential, too pricey

Once in a blue moon a product that enters the market that is game-changing – it transforms how people communicate, how they receive services, and how they work. Then sometimes, you get a

Published on: January 25th, 2010 Brian Jackson

How to decide if your business is ready for the iPhone

When the iPhone was first launched in June 2007, it was generally panned by IT managers and systems administrators. It didn't support any encryption of user data, could not have any enforced security

Published on: January 18th, 2010 Ryan Faas