CES 2016: the good, the nice, the useful and the odd

Greetings from Las Vegas! CES is in full swing, with many press conferences and attendees. The Samsung press conference attendees lined up two hours in advance of the event with thousands of media representatives covering

Published on: January 8th, 2016 Catherine Aczel Boivie

First peek from the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show

Greetings from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas where there are over 3,500 exhibitors and over 170,000 attendees! The show is big -- it brings in $210M to Las Vegas' economy. The

Published on: January 6th, 2016 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Top 10 smartphones for business: Apple iPhone 6 – Part 2

Editor’s note: This review is part of our series on the top 10 smartphones released this year. The series was designed to explore how business users can be productive with these devices, and

Published on: October 20th, 2014 Alex Davies

Top 10 smartphones for business: Samsung Galaxy S5

Editor’s note: This review is part of our series on the top 10 smartphones released this year. The series was designed to explore how business users can be productive with these devices, and

Published on: August 18th, 2014 Alex Davies

Why Moore’s Law won’t result in pixel perfect CCTV

Moore’s Law, an off-the-cuff surmise by Intel Corp.’s Gordon Moore back in the 1960s, has come to take on the same credibility as a law of physics. Laws of physics are based on

Published on: July 15th, 2014 Robert Moore

Wearable tech engulfs CES 2014

There is one category you cannot ignore at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014: wearable technology. During my time here in the desert of Las Vegas, there has been a lot of

Published on: January 10th, 2014 Elliott Chun

Smart home technology on display at CES booths

According to my Nike Fuelband, I walked over 10,000 steps today at the Consumer Electronics Show. I saw a lot of TVs - some curved, others bendable, all showing amazing colors. The biggest

Published on: January 9th, 2014 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Bublcam raises more than $300,000 on Kickstarter

Two years ago, Sean Ramsay decided he wanted to build a camera that could record images and video not just from the front and from the back – but one that would be

Published on: December 12th, 2013 Candice So

Playing cam-and-mouse with new Genius peripheral

Need a mouse that turns into a camera? Well, we don’t either, but we thought this little gadget was at least a nifty idea. The Cam Mouse, from Taiwanese company Genius of KYE

Published on: August 15th, 2013 Candice So

Three features of the Samsung Galaxy S4

So you've opened up the box, you've turned on the phone - and it's light in your hand and beautiful to look at. You can thank the five-inch, full HD display and the

Published on: July 12th, 2013 Candice So

iPhone 5 features performed on Samsung Galaxy S III

All eyes were on Apple this week as it launched the iPhone 5, the latest version of the world's most famous smartphone.But the initial response to what was unveiled has been underwhelming. Maybe

Published on: September 14th, 2012 Brian Jackson

With iPhone 5, Apple playing catch-up with Android devices

When the iPhone first came out, I didn’t get what all the hype was about. Before it was even available in Canada, we heard the hype from the U.S. launch about this magical

Published on: September 13th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Photography app review [video]

Smartphone cameras are so good that many of us have ditched our digital cameras. And connected devices have the added benefit of being able to share and edit on the go. We take

Published on: July 20th, 2012 Nick Barber

Hands on with Android Jelly Bean

After a day of Google I/O announcements, I finally got my hands on a Samsung Galaxy Nexus running the Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) operating system. I found that there are a few things that

Published on: June 28th, 2012 Armando Rodriguez