Hashtag Trending – Tesla cuts workforce, AT&T cleared to buy Time Warner, Twitter updates

Tesla announces company-wide personnel cuts, AT&T has been cleared for its acquisition of media company Time Warner, and Twitter announces new updates to its platform. First up from Twitter is news that Tesla

Published on: June 14th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

BlackBerry Passport gets ‘gold’ limited edition look

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry has been bold and shameless about the odd look of its square-edged rectangular phone since it launched the device last year. CEO John Chen parroted company marketing materials when he

Published on: January 21st, 2015 Brian Jackson

How AT&T is disrupting its own business with Salesforce Communities

When Sara Straley, a director of product development at AT&T, took on the task of leading a new emerging business markets (EBM) unit out of the telco's Dallas office, she probably never thought

Published on: November 20th, 2014 Brian Jackson

AT&T security chief advises on protecting mobile workforce

Data breaches, anonymous mob-like hacker attacks, trojans stealing money from your bank account - the number of security threats due to business being conducted in the online world can be scary. It used

Published on: June 21st, 2011 Brian Jackson

‘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

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

BlackBerry Torch being passed to Canada this year

Research in Motion's (RIM) new BlackBerry 9800 Torch phone and BlackBerry 6 OSwill be in Canada later this year - after launching south of the border first with AT&T.RIM co-CEO Mike Lazaridis took

Published on: August 4th, 2010 Brian Jackson

iPad hacker booked on felony drug charges

One of the hackers in the group that snatched more than 100,000 iPad owner e-mail addresses from AT&T's servers was arrested Tuesday on felony drug charges after the FBI searched his Arkansas home.Andrew

Published on: June 18th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Google defence of call blocking sheer hypocrisy

Google, being investigated by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for whether its blocking of phone calls on Google Voice violates the law, has essentially told the agency that it should be let

Published on: November 2nd, 2009 Preston Gralla

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

Woe Canada – on iPhone pricing plans and the Rogers rip off

I'm Canadian and proud of it. I live in Halifax, Nova Scotia with my wife, two kids and our dog. It's a wonderful place to live and bring up a family. However, not

Published on: July 9th, 2008 Jim Dalrymple

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

Telework cuts rankles AT&T employees

News of AT&T's plans to scale back it telework program set the industry buzzing. Dozens of readers, some who say they are AT&T employees, commented on Network World's recent story about how the

Published on: December 12th, 2007 Ann Bednarz

AT&T brings online banking to cell phones

AT&T recently unveiled a mobile banking platform that could allow users to carry out banking transactions from their cell phones. AT&T says that it's planning on preloading the banking application onto new handsets

Published on: November 15th, 2007 Brad Reed