IDC taps the brakes on worldwide tablet shipment growth

Most people that want a tablet may already have one, at least for a few years, as research firm IDC Corp. is tapping the brakes on its forecast for worldwide tablet shipments. After

Published on: March 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

York Region’s BrainFx:Set to assist patients and further neuroscience

Recently, hundreds of biomedical and rehabilitation leaders got to see and hear about a new Web and tablet-based clinical assessment tool for measuring the functional effects of brain injury. At the June 20

Published on: July 3rd, 2013 Jonathon Shore

The iPad’s charging problems explained

If you've recently taken possession of a shiny new iPad, you may have noticed an odd message when connecting the tablet to some computers or USB chargers: the words Not charging in the

Published on: March 23rd, 2012 Dan Frakes

Tablet gaming market to reach $3.1B: Juniper Research

The hot mobile device market will propel the tablet gaming market to a mammoth $3.1 billion by 2014, according to a study by mobile analyst firm Juniper Research Ltd. By the year 2016,

Published on: March 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

CounterPath’s mobile softphone for iPad wins UK award

A softphone application developed by CounterPath Corp., of Vancouver, B.C., was named most innovative VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) product for 2012 by the United Kingdom’s Internet service providers’ industry body. CounterPath’s Bria

Published on: March 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Acer Iconia Tab A510 launches in Canada

Acer Inc., on Thursday announced the Iconia Tab A510 tablet with Android 4.0, joining the growing market of device makers releasing quad-core tablets. Pre-sale in Canada and the United States for the $449.99-32GB

Published on: March 22nd, 2012 Agam Shah

Why a $35-Raspberry Pi is better than the New iPad

by Nestor E. Arellano A few weeks before the release of the New iPad, the United Kingdom-based Raspberry Foundation offered up for sale the device that you see in the picture above. Looking more like

Published on: March 18th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

3 things that make iPad best tablet for business

The iPad seems unstoppable. Pre-orders for the new iPad sold out in less than a week. But it's not just consumers that are interested; eighty-four per cent of businesses prefer the iPad over

Published on: March 14th, 2012 Joseph Fieber

New iPad features fail to wow consumers: survey

Intent to purchase Apple's latest iteration of the iPad continues to grow but consumers appear to be underwhelmed by the features of the iPad 3, according to a new study from global technology

Published on: March 7th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

5 things to make iPad 3 a business tool

The whole world is on the edge of its proverbial seat in anticipation of the big Apple iPad3  unveiling today. There is ample speculation about a higher resolution display, Siri capabilities, and 4G/LTE

Published on: March 7th, 2012 Tony Bradley

Will retina display shortage impact iPad 3 supply?

Apple Inc.  hasn't even announced the iPad 3 yet, but tablet watchers are already fretting that the company might not have enough of them to meet early demand due to a short of

Published on: March 1st, 2012 Bob Brown

DataWind CEO shares secrets of cost-cutting tablet manufacturing

Montreal tech firm reveals secrets of building the world's cheapest tablet Four hundred thousand, that was the number of units pre-ordered in October last year by people eager to get their hands on

Published on: January 5th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Tablets of 2012: faster, thinner, higher-resolution

What will tablets look like in the coming year? Tablets are out of their infancy and moving into adolescence--which means that we can expect big changes ahead as tablets' design and components improve.Tablet

Published on: December 9th, 2011 Melissa J. Perenson

Who needs a Quad-Core mobile device for work?

by Joseph Fieber Nvidia's Tegra 2 dual-core processor powers many of the phones and tablets on the market, and it's similar to the one found in Apple's iPad 2. That could change soon,

Published on: November 10th, 2011 IDG News Service