Apple unveils OS X updates and iOS 9 at WWDC keynote

Apple Inc. lifted the curtain on its latest operating systems for developers during its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote today. The tech vendor is updating OS X, iOS, and its new watchOS. Craig Federighi,

Published on: June 8th, 2015 Brian Jackson

This week – Google’s Nexus 9 and Apple’s lighter iPad, new Macs

It's going to be busy times for both Google and Apple this week. Ahead of the holidays, tomorrow Google is expected to launch its latest tablet, the Nexus 9. The tablet should be

Published on: October 14th, 2014 Candice So

New bug in Linux and Mac OS X could be worse than Heartbleed

Security experts are flagging a new bug in Bash, a type of popular Linux software, saying it could be more dangerous to users than Heartbleed. Bash, which is used to control the command

Published on: September 25th, 2014 Candice So

Apple slashes iMac price by $200

Apple Inc. has lowered the cost to entry for its popular all-in-one desktop line of iMacs by $200, the firm announced Wednesday. Previously priced at $1349 in Canada, Apple will now sell the

Published on: June 18th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Apple releases updated MacBook Air to be faster, cheaper

Apple Inc. updated its popular MacBook Air line of ultra-portable laptops today with a new price tag and new, faster processors from Intel, it announced this morning. Starting at $999 in Canada, the

Published on: April 29th, 2014 Brian Jackson

‘Huge’ Sophos SafeGuard Encryption upgrade takes data-first approach

Sophos announced a new version of its Safeguard Encryption suite that it says addresses today's mobile-driven, multi-platform IT environment by taking a data-first approach to encryption. Sophos SafeGuard Encryption version 6.1 is being

Published on: February 11th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Sophos unveils security cloud platform with end-point protection

Canadian businesses are now able to subscribe to Oxford, U.K.-based Sophos Ltd.'s new Sophos Cloud platform, so long as they're comfortable with the service being delivered from a Europe or U.S.-based server, according

Published on: October 29th, 2013 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: MacBook Air 2013 [time travel special]

If I could go back in time and warn buyers of the MacBook Air 2012 to wait a year to make their purchase, I would (I tried in this video, but I was

Published on: August 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Live coverage: Apple’s WWDC keynote

Tune in here at 1:00 PM ET on Monday, June 10 for live coverage of Apple's keynote presentation at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). Follow the official Twitter account as reporter Candice

Published on: June 7th, 2013 Candice So

Route1 offers secure remote access in a USB key

A Toronto-based identity management firm released a new product to securely access sensitive data from a Mac OS X or Windows-based computer, the company announced today.Route1 Inc. is releasing version 2.0 of its

Published on: September 25th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Windows Phone 8 leak reveals NFC and integrated Skype: blogs

Deep integration with Windows 8 and SkyDrive, NFC support, and variable screen sizes for mobile devices are among the wealth of new features coming to the next version of Windows Phone, including according to two

Published on: February 3rd, 2012 Ian Paul

Two-thirds of Canadian SMBs run Windows 7, or plan to this year

Calgarian Lanny Meyer doesn't care to spend much time thinking about whatsort of operating system his Hearth and Home Fireplace Specialties Ltd. business should use – he just wants it to work.“We only

Published on: November 7th, 2011 Brian Jackson