Xbox Music: Microsoft’s big gamble marries music with gaming, Windows 8

Microsoft is launching a new music service on Tuesday that will be married with its Windows operating system and Xbox gaming console in another bid to take on Apple's iTunes. According to our

Published on: October 15th, 2012 Christine Wong

Microsoft begins pre-sale for Windows 8

Windows 8 is now available for pre-order ahead of the Oct. 26 launch, Microsoft Corp. announced today. Windows 8 PCs from Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, Samsung, and Sony also went on sale today

Published on: October 12th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Rumour rundown: 6 key things to know about the iPad mini

Yes, the launch of the iPad mini is still just a rumour. But the Wall Street Journal (no slouch in the journalism game) is justthe latest media outlet to report that a smaller

Published on: October 3rd, 2012 Christine Wong

Latest Sophos security releases target Android malware, Dropbox files

Sophos has released a new free anti-virus app for Android devices. As explained in our source story from Network World, theapp scans formalicious apps and malware on Android devices. In November it will

Published on: September 27th, 2012 Christine Wong

New Symantec releases take aim at BYOD Android threats

Symantec is aiming its security crosshairs at Android.The company just released a new set of products designed to protectusers of the popular mobile operating system from threats exacerbatedby the bring your own device

Published on: July 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Angry Birds Space gets 10 M downloads three days after release

Fans of Angry Birds Space downloaded the game 10 million times in less than three days after launching Thursday for Android, iOS, Mac and Windows, Game maker Rovio said Monday. Angry Birds Space

Published on: March 26th, 2012 Ian Paul

Get Windows 7 RC for free and try it out for more than a year

On Tuesday, Microsoft will post Windows 7 Release Candidate (RC) for the general public.The milestone is important, since it's the one-and-only release candidate Microsoft will issue for Windows 7, making it the last

Published on: May 5th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Canadian BlackBerry users ponder Storm purchase

Canadian smartphone aficionados are mulling over whether to make the switch to the new BlackBerry Storm 9530, while their neighbours south of the border are starting to weigh in on a user experience

Published on: December 12th, 2008 Brian Jackson and Mark Sullivan

Launched but limited – Telus and Bell bring BlackBerry Storm to Canada

Canadians can now get a hold of the BlackBerry Storm 9530 after both Telus Mobility and Bell Mobility released the smartphone in retail stores yesterday.Telus unveiled the Storm on Monday after an advertising

Published on: December 11th, 2008 Brian Jackson and Joaquim P. Menezes