Six tips to avoid being duped by rogue hotspots

You've heard of the practice of Wi-Phishing, or setting up rogue wireless access points in public places. You're wondering how to avoid becoming a victim of the scam artists, who can use this

Published on: August 21st, 2009 Grant Buckler

10 pesky iPhone problems and how to fix them

Even the greatest gadgets have flaws, and the iPhone is certainly no exception. Praise it all you want, but the "Jesus phone" has plenty of little annoyances or nuisances that get under a

Published on: July 31st, 2009 Jared Newman

BlackBerry Tour combines Bold and Curve features – without the WiFi

The BlackBerry Tour 9630 is now available in Canada on both the Bell Mobility and Telus networks and offers the BlackBerry faithful with CDMA carriers a next-generation upgrade option.The latest smartphone offering from

Published on: July 14th, 2009 Brian Jackson

No WiFi? No worries – transform your iPhone into a wireless modem

I travel a lot. And if you're a geek like me, you can't go a full day sans Internet access without experiencing some severe withdrawal symptoms. Luckily, my iPhone, with all its WiFi

Published on: February 18th, 2009 Mike Keller and Gregg Keizer

RIM launches “fastest BlackBerry in the world”

It's not often that the North American launch of a landmark device happens first in Canada, so last week's unveiling of the BlackBerry Bold was significant in more senses than one.Research in Motion's

Published on: August 25th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes

How to rollout and use the iPhone 3G at work

One of biggest stories behind the release of the iPhone 3G -- and the iPhone 2.0 firmware update for first-generation iPhones -- was the inclusion of features designed for use in business environments.

Published on: August 1st, 2008 Ryan Faas

How small business users can experience huge mobile computing benefits from the iPhone

Apple's iPhone drew criticism when first released because of tepid enterprise business support. Small businesses felt the pain of iPhone envy more sharply than their enterprise counterparts because of the high up front

Published on: July 29th, 2008 James E. Gaskin

iPhone 3G

The iPhone 3G may have a lock on the Sexiest Gadget Alive title for 2008, but in the frumpy and boring world of things that matter to IT managers, it's no pinup.Despite Apple

Published on: July 24th, 2008 Eric Lai and Matt Hamblen

iPhone 3G – a smart new buy, not such a hot upgrade

Innovative design and seamless integration between software and device propelled the first-generation iPhone to instant stardom. Its successor, the iPhone 3G, at once expands upon that innovation--and delivers it at half the entry

Published on: July 14th, 2008 Melissa J. Perenson

iPhone 3G improved, but still flawed, say reviewers

Is the iPhone 3G worth waiting in line for? Early reviewers of Apple's new smart phone are mostly positive, but they share some common gripes about battery life and the aspects of dealing

Published on: July 11th, 2008 Edward Albro

iPhone 3G – good, but not good enough for business

After months of speculation, Apple unveiled its next-generation smartphone, the iPhone 3G and solidified its push into the enterprise mobile space with a spattering of business-specific announcements. But how well did these enhancements

Published on: July 4th, 2008 Al Sacco

Top tips on buying the cell phone that’s right for you

Few tools of modern technology have become as prevalent as the cell phone, which allows you to be in touch (almost) all the time, (almost) anywhere. And you can do more than just

Published on: July 2nd, 2008 PC World staff

Sure, the iPhone’s cool, but the BlackBerry’s still best for business

Will Apple iPhone's "greatest show on Earth" sway Research in Motion (RIM) BlackBerry's business faithful? Hint: Bet on the BlackBerry for business. Sure, the iPhone's browser bailiwick and coolness factor will appeal to

Published on: June 19th, 2008 Tom Kaneshige and Matt Hamblen

Apple readies an ‘iTunes’ platform for the iPhone

Nearly overlooked in the hoopla over its new 3G smart phone this week has been Apple Inc.'s creation of an iPhone development platform, analysts said Thursday. And the App Store, the online mart

Published on: June 13th, 2008 Gregg Keizer