Can you BYOD to work? Nearly 60 per cent of Canadians believe they can

Fifty-nine per cent of Canadian employees believe they are allowed to use their own personal device for work, according to a joint study by Dell and Intel.That's only the workers' perception of BYOD

Published on: July 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

New Symantec releases take aim at BYOD Android threats

Symantec is aiming its security crosshairs at Android.The company just released a new set of products designed to protectusers of the popular mobile operating system from threats exacerbatedby the bring your own device

Published on: July 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

More Canadian SMBs sharing files — and risk — through BYOD

File sharing is also risk sharing in the new bring-your-own-device SMB landscape, a Symantec Corp. study concludes.More than a fifth (22 per cent) of Canadian SMBs surveyed by thesecurity software vendor have no

Published on: June 19th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Startup news round-up: June 7, 2012

Communitech's $30 million startup funding program Hyperdrive today gained a new partner. The Ontario Centres of Excellence said it will be the latest organization to contribute its resources to fund the startup incubator

Published on: June 7th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Is it a laptop or a tablet?

 by James Niccolai and Michael Kan One thing apparent at Computex this week is that computer makers really aren't sure what consumers want in a PC, and they're throwing everything at the wall

Published on: June 7th, 2012 IDG News Service

Mobile access, flexibility trumps cost for cloud-watching SMBs

Mobile and flexible working, not cost, are the main reasons for small and medium sized businesses moving to the cloud, according to YouGov research.Lower cost is no longer the major reason for adopting

Published on: May 18th, 2012 Antony Savvas

Cisco mobility targets BYOD, mobile virtual desktop

Cisco Systems announced yesterday three pre-tested bundles of products and services designed to cut through the confusing complexity of mobility.The new Smart Solutions packages are by themselves not new at all: they're formed

Published on: May 17th, 2012 John Cox

Samsung launches low-end Windows Phone

Samsung Electronics has announced the Samsung Omnia M, a Windows Phone with a 4-inch Super AMOLED display that will first become available in Europe, the company said on Friday.Samsung isn't providing any pricing,

Published on: May 11th, 2012

What summer holds for new tablets

Summer 2012 promises to be the season of tablet experimentation on a grander scale than ever.Just about every tablet maker, including Apple, is rumoured (or expected) to announce (or launch) a new tablet

Published on: May 10th, 2012 Matt Hamblen

Embracing the BYOD trend: Tips for your business

By Daniel Reio Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) — a term which refers to employees bringing their own mobile devices into the workplace for business purposes — is one of the hottest acronyms

Published on: May 9th, 2012 IDG News Service

Windows 8 Enterprise embraces BYOD

Microsoft has bowed to the age of consumerization and 'bring your own device' (BYOD), announcing features in the next version of its business OS, Windows 8 Enterprise, it hopes will fit in with

Published on: April 20th, 2012 John E. Dunn

Global tablet sales will double to 119M in 2012: Gartner

Global tablet sales will nearly double in 2012 from just a year ago, Gartner Inc. researchers predicted today.Gartner's latest forecast is for tablet sales to hit 118.9 millionunits this year, a 98 per

Published on: April 10th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

RIM releases Mobile Fusion for Android, iOS device management

Research in Motion Ltd. released its BlackBerry Mobile Fusion solution today for mobile device management across various operating systems.Theproduct, first announced in November, enables BlackBerry, iOS andAndroid devices to be managed using asingle

Published on: April 3rd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Acer Iconia Tab A510 launches in Canada

Acer Inc., on Thursday announced the Iconia Tab A510 tablet with Android 4.0, joining the growing market of device makers releasing quad-core tablets. Pre-sale in Canada and the United States for the $449.99-32GB

Published on: March 22nd, 2012 Agam Shah