Apple predictable on iPhone 5 launch, analyst says

Apple will introduce the next iPhone on June 6, an analyst said today."There's absolutely no reason for them not to," said Ezra Gottheil, an analyst with Technology Business Research. "The pattern they've set

Published on: February 8th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft gets allies in patent fight against Toronto firm

Red Hat, Verizon, and Hewlett-Packard have jumped in to provide support to Microsoft in its patent dispute with Toronto-based firm i4i. The group combined forces to file an amicus brief to the U.S.

Published on: February 4th, 2011 Julie Bort

Samsung Omnia II disappoints with slow performance

On the surface, the Samsung Omnia II seems to be the Windows Mobile phone that fans have been waiting for. With its gorgeous 3.7-inch AMOLED touch display, attractive design, and impressive specs, this

Published on: December 3rd, 2009 Ginny Mies

Spam mastermind gets four years in slammer

Alan Ralsky, the self-styled "Godfather of Spam" has been sentenced to more than four years in jail for a scheme that used spam to manipulate stock prices in order to make a profit.One

Published on: November 27th, 2009 Jeremy Kirk and Brian Jackson

Motorola Droid no iPhone killer despite innovations

Editor's note: This is a review from our sister U.S. publication about the Motorola Droid, which will sell under the Motorola Milestone name in Canada.Here we go again: Another swaggering company claims to

Published on: November 16th, 2009 Galen Gruman

BlackBerry Storm 2 has WiFi and much more

Note: The Storm 2 isn't yet available in Canada, despite one false alarm. When contacted by ITBusiness.ca, TELUS media relations spokesperson, AJ Gratton declined to comment on whether TELUS has any plans to

Published on: October 16th, 2009 Ginny Mies

Four reasons why the BlackBerry Storm doesn’t suck

Ever since the new BlackBerry Storm was released in Canada, general opinion has been raining on its parade.Unlike the Apple iPhone 3G that was embraced with much enthusiasm last summer, the Storm was

Published on: January 7th, 2009 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry Storm sales bode well for Research in Motion

Research In Motion announced financial results on Thursday that matched a warning it gave earlier this month, but executives said sales of the BlackBerry Storm touch-screen handset and other new products are brightening

Published on: December 22nd, 2008 Stephen Lawson and Matt Hamblen

The “Scunthorpe Problem” – unfortunate names subject to Web censorship

The Internet is full of filth. From "barely legal babes" to barely avoidable male-enhancement spam, something risqué seems to be lurking around every corner online. Yet in an age where amateur action may

Published on: December 11th, 2008 JR Raphael

Secrets of BlackBerry Storm revealed

All eyes are now on Research In Motion's forthcoming BlackBerry Storm, which is due to be released sometime this month. RIM's new smartphone is one of the strongest contenders to Apple's iPhone popularity.

Published on: November 7th, 2008 Daniel Ionescu

Candid answers to all your iPhone questions…and then some

Read Part 1 of this story: The unvarnished facts about the iPhoneYou're obviously biased, or a fanboy, or both. What are other people saying about the other touch-screen phones? Ya think? Anyway, here's

Published on: June 4th, 2008 Michael DeAgonia

The unvarnished facts about the iPhone

Read Part 2 of this story: Candid answers to all your iPhone questions...and then some We're coming up on the one-year anniversary of the iPhone 's release, so people who feel strongly about

Published on: June 3rd, 2008 Michael DeAgonia