Android tablets become more useful thanks to Blogger and Cloud Print

There's certainly no shortage of options on the market when it comes to Android tablets. Thanks to the wide range of prices available and easy-to-carry form factors that can include a full-sized keyboard,

Published on: June 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Twitter’s Vine comes to Android

Android users can now create and consume the six-second looping videos that Vine has become known for. The Twitter-owned social network that encourages users to create and share short, looping videos complete with

Published on: June 3rd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Amazon offers Canadians yet another free cloud storage service

Cloud computing firm Amazon.ca released a cloud storage service today to compete with a long list of competitors including Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft SkyDrive, Apple iCloud, Box.net, and more. Previously Cloud Drive was

Published on: May 21st, 2013 Brian Jackson

Personal Neuro Devices making smartphone apps that read your mind

Most smartphone owners don't associate their device with helping them achieve a deeper meditative state, yet that's exactly what Ottawa-based Personal Neuro Devices purports to do with its new app released this week

Published on: March 1st, 2013 Brian Jackson

Android becomes malware magnet as popularity surges

Android has reached the same volume of malware threats in less than three years that the PC took 14 years to see, according to a report by Trend Micro. The security vendor released

Published on: January 24th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Asus Memo Pad offers Android tablet under $150

Asus Computer International has launched the latest entry into what’s becoming a busy market for Android tablets with seven-inch screen size and an affordable price tag.The Memo Pad will retail for USD $149

Published on: January 14th, 2013 Brian Jackson

200 Android apps on Google Play could pose phishing risk: Symantec

About 200 Android apps hosted on Google Play are generating fake SMS messages that could pose a major security risk, Symantec is warning. As detailed in our source story from Computerworld, thefake texts

Published on: November 7th, 2012 Christine Wong

Wind Mobile releases Facebook Cover Photo Maker app

Wind Mobile is launching an Android app designed to turn smartphone photos into Facebook cover art today, the wireless carrier announced today. Facebook's Timeline design that started rolling out in February allows users

Published on: September 10th, 2012 Brian Jackson

McAfee’s Android app updated after more than 1 million downloads

Computer viruses and malware have become such an expected part of the Internet experience that it has become the habit of every Windows PC user to install some sort of security software product.

Published on: August 20th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Update on Google Nexus 7 shipments to Canada

Canadians who pre-ordered the Google Nexus 7 tablet from the Google Play store are wondering why third-party retailers are receiving stock while they wait to hear about their own shipping status. Google has branded

Published on: July 18th, 2012 Brian Jackson