Samsung Galaxy Note ‘phablet’ ships 5 million units

Samsung Electronics has shipped 5 million units of its "smart notepad," the Galaxy Note, surpassing most expectations, according to analysts. When the Note was launched last year it was seen by many as

Published on: March 28th, 2012

Samsung Galaxy Note: anything but a ‘me too’ device

Samsung's Galaxy Note is a mobile device without a clear identity, and while that may be a detriment in most cases, it seems to be the Note's most enduring and intriguing element.The Galaxy

Published on: February 8th, 2012 Ted Kritsonis

Datawind’s $35 tablet delayed over quality dispute

According to a report published in the Indian financial daily, The Economic Times, it seems that the wait for the world's cheapest tablet Aakash is likely to get even longer.The delay is due

Published on: January 26th, 2012 Zafar Anjum

2011 becoming year of the multitouch screen

Touch-screen panels have been around for more than a decade, but it was the 2007 introduction of a multitouch screen in Apple's iPhone that galvanized the market. Now the business is going gangbusters

Published on: March 9th, 2011 Robert L. Mitchell

iPad 2 launch: rumours vs reality

The Internet was made for the easy spread of rumours, and seems particularly good for rumours about Apple products.So it’s no surprise that in the months and weeks leading up to the iPad

Published on: March 8th, 2011 Brian Jackson

All signs point to digital

Most Canadians have probably been exposed to digital signage by now – either grabbing a bite at the mall food court or standing in line at Tim Horton's, but more retailers could be

Published on: August 20th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Six money-saving laptop repairs you can do yourself

It happened in an airport holding pen some time ago when I sneezed while typing an e-mail. The system went flying and smacked into the floor. Before I got home, I put a

Published on: September 14th, 2009 Brian Nadel

Blackberry Pearl Flip is well designed but flimsy: review

Research In Motion's (RIM) BlackBerry Pearl smartphone isn't new, but the flip, or clamshell, design of its BlackBerry Pearl 8220 from T-Mobile certainly represents a big change for the leading business smartphone maker,

Published on: October 15th, 2008 Al Sacco