BlackBerry loses out to iPhone in Canada

Apple Inc.'s iPhone has pushed aside Research in Motion's BlackBerry from its top post in smartphone shipment in Canada. RIM shipped 2.08 million BlackBerry's in Canada last year compared with 2.85 million iPhones

Published on: March 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Telus wants your old cell phones

Do you have an old mobile phone lying around in the house or office?Telus, today, launched a program that will help you dispose of your unwanted phone or mobile devices and help you

Published on: March 21st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Go lose your mobile phone in Ottawa

Where's the best city to misplace your mobile phone?   Ottawa, according to a recent survey by Symantec Corp. The security software company recently commissioned a study where 10 smartphones were deliberately “lost”

Published on: March 9th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Windows Mango – Nokia Lumia 800 and 710

by Yale Holder Let’s face it, Nokia and the North American market are like oil and water – they don’t go well together. In fact, Nokia has lost significant market share over the

Published on: November 8th, 2011 Yale Holder

Is BBX just a pipe dream?

RIM announced BBX to the world at a developers conference this week. BBX will be the new flagship OS for RIM, merging the BlackBerry 7 smartphone OS with the QNX OS that powers

Published on: October 20th, 2011 Tony Bradley

Ice Cream Sandwich is one delicious Android

From its navigation methods to fonts, Android is redesigned and refreshed in its Ice Cream Sandwich edition to meet the tastes of its users. Google introduced the update to Honeycomb and Gingerbread Tuesday

Published on: October 19th, 2011 Armando Rodriguez

3 things you should know before jailbreaking your iPhone

by Yale Holder I’ve had a scary experience unlocking  iPhones that I hope no one else has to go through. Having unlocked phones already, mainly BlackBerry phones, I thought that unlocking iPhones would

Published on: October 18th, 2011 Yale Holder

Can’t figure out which Android phone to choose?

By Kye Husbands With phone manufacturers pumping out Android devices it’s no wonder we get this question so frequently.  With multiple manufacturers such as HTC, Motorola, Samsung to name a few all making

Published on: July 26th, 2011 Kye Husbands

What are the differences between 3G and 4G?

By Kye Husbands If you have been listening to cell phone companies in Canada and the US you can get completely confused with all the “G” symbols and what it means. To make

Published on: July 12th, 2011 Kye Husbands

Cell phone cancer risk should trigger caution, not panic

Do cell phones cause cancer? Nobody really knows for sure, but scientists are determined to keep an eye on the ever-evolving evidence that continues to accumulate on the subject. That's the gist of

Published on: June 6th, 2011 Marco Tabini

7 ways to lessen risk of cell phone-induced cancer

Cell phone radiation might possibly cause cancer, according to the World Health Organization, which until Tuesday has said there were no health risks. Its International Agency for Research on Cancer has now tied

Published on: June 2nd, 2011 Elsa Wenzel

Your wireless carrier as Big Brother

Like a lot of cell phone users, you may be wondering just what your wireless company knows about you. Can it see what kinds of apps you're running on your phone and where

Published on: May 31st, 2011 Mark Sullivan

Data capable cell phones replacing the PC

By Yale Holder Very few of us can accurately predict the future, but with the rapid explosion of data capable cellphones known as smartphones I believe the time has come to put the

Published on: March 11th, 2011 Yale Holder

Nokia CEO indicates Symbian’s end in ‘burning memo’?

If comparing your company to a burning oil platform in the North Sea is not a clear indication that things are not going well, I don’t know what else would. This appears to

Published on: February 9th, 2011 Nestor Arellano