Top 10 new smartphones for business


Published on: February 28th, 2013 Alex Davies

Mobile security startup Fixmo adds partners

Four-year-old Toronto startup Fixmo Inc. is in the business of securing mobile devices, and is developing some impressive connections. A year after its founding in 2009, the mobile security firm linked up with the U.S.

Published on: February 21st, 2013 Grant Buckler

Android claims smartphone throne in Canada

Google's Android operating system is now the most popular smartphone platform used in Canadian households, according to a new survey from Ipsos Reid.As Apple is set to start selling its new iPhone 5

Published on: September 17th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Motorola Defy Pro survives drop and dunk tests

Smartphones are such useful tools that we like to carry them with us wherever we go. But that can sometimes result in doling out some serious punishment in the form of drops and

Published on: July 27th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Hands on with Motorola Atrix HD LTE

Motorola has debuted its Atirx HD LTE smartphone, set for release in Canada later this summer.A sequel to last year's Motorola Atrix, this model sports a larger, HD screen and connects to a

Published on: July 25th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Google’s Galaxy Nexus latest victim in mobile patent wars

Apple and Google end up in many litigation battles over smartphone patents. CNN reported last week that Google has had to remove the Galaxy Nexus from its online store -- replacing the “IN STOCK”

Published on: July 9th, 2012 Monica Goyal

Motoactv offers alternative ‘smart watch’ option to Pebble

As the success of Pebble's Kickstarter project shows, there's a lot of people out there interested in a smart watch that will work as an extension of their smartphone.As of May 3, the

Published on: May 3rd, 2012 Brian Jackson

Motorola Milestone: now good for a rebate

Telus Mobility announced today that it would give you a store credit for your old cell phone, and then find a way to put it to use or dispose of it in an

Published on: March 21st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Apple’s court victory could put damper on Google’s Motorola deal

A German court has ruled in favor of Apple and dealt a crucial blow to Motorola Mobility in the ongoing patent battle between the two. The Karlsruhe Higher Regional Court decided today that

Published on: February 27th, 2012 Tony Bradley

Google gets U.S. approval for Motorola acquisition

The U.S. Department of Justice today officially blessed the marriage between Google and Motorola after concluding that the merger would not adversely impact competition in the wireless market.In the analysis of its decision,

Published on: February 14th, 2012 Brad Reed

Google’s Motorola Mobility acquisition approved in Europe

European regulators have given Google the green light to take over Motorola Mobility.The US$12.5 billion deal faced strong opposition from open-source andconsumer rights advocates, but the European Commission announced onMonday that the acquisition

Published on: February 13th, 2012 Jennifer Baker

Video Rewind: Motorola Atrix debuts at CES 2011

Each will seek to bill itself as having a premium feature that sets it apart - perhaps as the thinnest, the fastest, the highest resolution, the most powerful. At last year's CES, the

Published on: January 10th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Motorola’s new Razr is one sharp smartphone

Sometime last year, a presenter talking about smartphones used to purchase products got a lot of laughs for saying that people still using the Motorola Razr have defintely fallen behind the times.Clearly he

Published on: January 6th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Motorola Razr revival a slim, speedy phone too short on battery life

It's baaaack: Motorola has resurrected the Razr brand with the Droid Razr (priced at $149.99 wtih a three-year activation contract exclusively at Rogers Wireless).With its 4.3-inch display, LTE connectivity, and dual-coreprocessor, the Droid

Published on: November 9th, 2011 Ginny Mies