iPhone 3G improved, but still flawed, say reviewers

Is the iPhone 3G worth waiting in line for? Early reviewers of Apple's new smart phone are mostly positive, but they share some common gripes about battery life and the aspects of dealing

Published on: July 11th, 2008 Edward Albro

Woe Canada – on iPhone pricing plans and the Rogers rip off

I'm Canadian and proud of it. I live in Halifax, Nova Scotia with my wife, two kids and our dog. It's a wonderful place to live and bring up a family. However, not

Published on: July 9th, 2008 Jim Dalrymple

Rogers’ unpopular iPhone price plans “may steer” Canadians to other devices

Rogers Communication Inc.'s unpopular voice-and-data price plans for the 3G iPhone in Canada could steer consumers to other devices this summer, experts say. Alterative devices could include RIM's BlackBerry Bold and Samsung's Instinct

Published on: July 2nd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Top tips on buying the cell phone that’s right for you

Few tools of modern technology have become as prevalent as the cell phone, which allows you to be in touch (almost) all the time, (almost) anywhere. And you can do more than just

Published on: July 2nd, 2008 PC World staff

Mobile phones that change shapes and clean themselves

Look around at people talking on their cell phones and, almost without exception, they are chatting on familiar-looking small rectangular boxes with glowing screens. However, this cookie-cutter approach to mobile phones will change

Published on: July 2nd, 2008 Brian Nadel

Is Samsung Instinct really an iPhone killer?

Samsung announced the imminent release of its Instinct smart phone in Canada last week, a day before Rogers publicized pricing for the iPhone here.Perhaps the two announcements on the heels of one another

Published on: July 2nd, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes

Canadian iPhone users “unlikely” to get big price break

A new price model for data service set to be unveiled by Rogers Communications Inc. to coincide with its Canadian rollout of the 3G iPhone could mean lower data rates. However, cell phone

Published on: June 19th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Sure, the iPhone’s cool, but the BlackBerry’s still best for business

Will Apple iPhone's "greatest show on Earth" sway Research in Motion (RIM) BlackBerry's business faithful? Hint: Bet on the BlackBerry for business. Sure, the iPhone's browser bailiwick and coolness factor will appeal to

Published on: June 19th, 2008 Tom Kaneshige and Matt Hamblen

Rogers to release iPhone July 11, analysts weigh in

Businesses won’t line the streets for a chance to buy the new 3G iPhone the way consumers are expected to when it’s released in Canada July 11, analysts say.On the heels of Steve

Published on: June 11th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Five fabulous BlackBerry downloads that cost nothing

Contrary to popular belief, when it comes to software, open source does not always mean "free." Not always...but in this case, it does.Over the past few months, we've made it our mission to

Published on: June 2nd, 2008 Al Sacco

Don’t do twice what needs to be done once – Dow Chemical’s formula for lowering IT costs

With the unstable U.S. economy, American companies are planning cost-cutting measures to compensate for other rising costs and decreasing sales that are impacting their earnings. Those reactionary companies could learn a lesson from

Published on: May 30th, 2008 Meridith Levinson

Seven tweaks to keep your BlackBerry smartphone fast and responsive

Just like any other computer, your BlackBerry has a set amount of internal memory to perform tasks and run applications. Some devices have more memory than others, and some can be outfitted with

Published on: April 23rd, 2008 Al Sacco

Will iPhone multimedia traffic overwhelm WiFi networks?

Be careful what you wish for. The iPhone has realized the old promise of the mobile Web. But it's not clear whether the wireless networks can handle the load.With news that Apple's little

Published on: April 22nd, 2008 Ephraim Schwartz

Does age and gender determine what smart phone you choose?

When it comes to smart phone preferences, there are clear differences between the sexes, say market researchers and usability testers. And these differences have implications for the success the devices. Researchers stress that

Published on: April 18th, 2008 David DeJean