In Sync – How to keep your data updated both online and offline

Remember the early days of PDAs? They revolutionized the concept of a planner by combining calendars, contacts and notes into a compact, easy-to-carry device that could be connected to and synced with your

Published on: July 20th, 2009 Ryan Faas

BlackBerrys and the art of city streets maintenance

What do New York City civic workers and police officers in Waterloo, Ont. have in common? According to Nick Dawson, both these groups use the BlackBerry smart phone's unified voice and data capabilities

Published on: July 13th, 2009 Joaquim P. Menezes

Penguins premium fans get live action replay on mobile phones

Hockey fans aren't exactly your quiet and unassuming types. They want action with their ice, and lots of it. A smash 'em instant replay on the JumboTron is always a crowd-pleaser. At Pittsburgh's

Published on: July 3rd, 2009 Beth Schultz

There’s enough pie for us all, says Palm CEO

Palm's new CEO on Thursday said he thinks the smartphone market is growing fast enough that multiple handset makers can thrive, and he also hinted at updates to come for the new Pre

Published on: June 29th, 2009 Nancy Gohring

Many BlackBerry users suffer from iPhone envy, survey shows

A significant number of Blackberry owners suffer from iPhone envy, according to a new report out today. Four out of ten Blackberry owners and other smartphone users said they would switch to the

Published on: June 24th, 2009 Ian Paul and Gregg Keizer

10 nifty new features of the iPhone 3G S

Unless you've been living under a rock, you'll know that Apple has announced its latest iPhone -- the iPhone 3G S. The third iPhone to be released since the first was launched in

Published on: June 15th, 2009 Ross Catanzariti

Blackberry apps that let you work faster, better … outside the office

With the recent launch of BlackBerry App World, its online store for BlackBerry applications, Research in Motion recognized that for many "crackberry" users, the basic device is only the beginning. It's the growing

Published on: May 14th, 2009 Grant Buckler

Killer iPhone apps help you take care of business

When EA Tiger Woods PGA Tour teed off on the iPhone last month, the business world must have let out a collective giggle. Finally, an iPhone app for the business executive. All joking

Published on: May 13th, 2009 Tom Kaneshige

Ten things that peeve me about tech — and 10 that please

Sure, spyware, spam and wireless routers that have the lifespan of a mosquito annoy us all. But what do we really hate about technology? Here's my top 10 list: 1. People Who Talk

Published on: April 16th, 2009 Thomas Wailgum

Security expert won’t reveal iPhone hack for $10,000

None of the five smartphones slated for attack at last week's PWN2OWN hacking contest was compromised, a sign that security researchers have yet to adapt to the limitations of mobile, said the company

Published on: March 26th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Flash for smart phones coming this year, Adobe says

See related article and video: What's so great about Adobe Flash Player 10? Adobe Systems Inc. has said it will release its first full-fledged Flash multimedia player for . smart phones by year's

Published on: February 18th, 2009 Eric Lai

BlackBerry Storm gets poor satisfaction ratings due to initial glitches

First reactions from buyers of Research In Motion Ltd.'s newest BlackBerry Storm smart phone have been "lukewarm," and nowhere near the satisfaction ratings of Apple Inc.'s iPhone, a market research analyst said today."It's

Published on: December 30th, 2008 Gregg Keizer

BlackBerry Storm disappoints U.S. reviewer

BlackBerry fans who've been yearning for a touch-based handset à la iPhone now have one, but the BlackBerry Storm - which Verizon Wireless plans to start selling Friday for $250 US with a

Published on: November 21st, 2008 Yardena Arar

Microsoft bringing Office to the Web and smart phones

After teasing the market multiple times, Microsoft Corp. will finally confirm today that it is bringing its most money-making desktop software franchise online and to smart phones.Microsoft will release lightweight versions of four

Published on: October 30th, 2008 Eric Lai