Twittering a funeral – one misguided Web 2.0 media experiment

Media organizations have taken heat in the past for experiments with overhyped 'Net technologies. The LA Times "wikitorial" and the elaborate yet empty Second Life press bureaus spring to mind. Visitors to the

Published on: September 15th, 2008 Ian Lamont

Eight little-known Blackberry keyboard shortcuts you’ll like a lot

When it comes to the BlackBerry we've covered all our bases. Over the past several weeks we've offered you the scoop on five free BlackBerry apps for fun...and work, some of the very

Published on: July 31st, 2008 Al Sacco

Essential laptop gear for efficiency, comfort and peace of mind

If you've configured a laptop online, you've faced dozens of buying decisions. Which operating system? How much memory? What size hard drive, and at what rotational speed? What kind of video card and

Published on: July 31st, 2008 James A. Martin

iPhones flying off the shelves in 20 countries

With the iPhone 3G available in more than 20 countries, it's little surprise that Apple has announced that it sold a million phones in the first three days of the product's release--71 days

Published on: July 28th, 2008 Dan Moren

Ring in the new – Canadian cell phone users big “winners” of wireless spectrum auction

The results of Canada's eight-week long spectrum auction are in and the event may signify the light at the end of the proverbial tunnel for this country's long-suffering cell phone users.Canadian providers of

Published on: July 22nd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Mobility options for SMBs

When it comes to mobility, SMBs now have more options than ever - notebooks, mini-notebooks, tablet PCs, handheld devices, smartphones, even thin mobile clients. Then there are consumer and commercial models, and different

Published on: June 17th, 2008 Vawn Himmelsbach