Is Microsoft playing dirty in anti-iPad campaign?

Microsoft is providing its reseller partners with material aimed at discouraging enterprise customers from adopting the iPad. ZDNet got its hands on a copy of a presentation that outlines various strategies and themes

Published on: January 26th, 2011 Ben Camm-Jones

BlackBerry Playbook faces ‘tweener’ marketing challenge

With dozens of new tablets hitting the market in 2011, Research in Motion (RIM) faces an uphill climb with its upcoming 7-in. PlayBook tablet, which will run its BlackBerry Tablet OS.RIM showed off

Published on: January 14th, 2011 Matt Hamblen

No Honeycomb OS for Galaxy Tab

 By Jared Newman Single-core Android tablets like Samsung's Galaxy Tab won't meet the minimum requirements for Honeycomb, Google's tablet-optimized operating system version, according to a manufacturer.  Bobby Cha, managing director of Korean consumer

Published on: January 5th, 2011 IDG News Service

Android tablets, faster Intel chips, 3D tech at 2011 CES

Each year, as the tech world converges on Las Vegas for the giant Consumer Electronics Show, a few common themes emerge. This year, expect those themes to centre on fast laptops and desktops

Published on: January 4th, 2011 Edward Albro

Top 10 tech stories of 2010

A global leak that's turning government officials' faces red as Rudolph's nose, the BlackBerry ban, Facebook's privacy faux pas and the tablet wars sparked by iPad. These are some of the top technology

Published on: December 9th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

CDs, DVDs top iPads as favourite Christmas gift choice

Forget the iPad. It’s not the Samsung S Captivate or the HTC Sound 7 phone either or the Kinect sensor for Xbox.  While sales of Apple’s iPad is expected to hit the roof

Published on: November 28th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

iOS 4.2 updates iPad with multitasking, printing

The iPad has been embraced as a business tool despite some very vocal naysayers proclaiming it a mere consumer toy with no place in the business world. The iOS 4.2 update--expected to be

Published on: November 23rd, 2010 Tony Bradley and Dan Moren

I tweeted on the Rock

I tweeted on the rock last week, and the response I got was worth blogging about. I was in Newfoundland checking out the startup scene, and while I was there I tweeted a simple

Published on: November 18th, 2010 Krista Napier

Samsung Galaxy Tab holds its own in review round-up

The reviews are in and the Samsung Galaxy Tab one-panel slate is a hit, mostly. Reviewers don't appear to be bothered by the Galaxy Tab's diminutive size compared to the iPad, no matter

Published on: November 12th, 2010 Ian Paul

Samsung Galaxy Tab joins tablet race

Avid Canadian mobile device users got double Android whammy Wednesday night from Samsung Mobile Canada when the company finally released the Samsung Galaxy Tab, the electronics manufacturer's answer to Apple's iPad, and the

Published on: October 29th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

How to secure iPads for business use

When Apple's iOS 4.2 debuts next month, it will offer enough features to make the iPad tablet a device that's safe for business if IT security teams take the right steps. Top among

Published on: October 25th, 2010 Tim Greene

Will Canadians see HP Slate 500?

Hewlett-Packard on Friday said its highly anticipated Slate 500 tablet-- the company's first such device--is now available for purchase.Targeted at businesses, the tablet will come with an 8.9-inch screen and run Microsoft's Windows

Published on: October 25th, 2010 Agam Shah

Awesome touchscreen sets Sony’s mini e-reader apart

No matter how slick an e-reader's physical design, it's hard to resist the urge to touch the screen. Now you can easily use the screen to navigate, with the Sony Reader Pocket Edition

Published on: October 8th, 2010 Melissa J. Perenson

Developers itching to build apps for RIM PlayBook

Although the full application development story is still being ironed out for Research in Motion's newly announced PlayBook tablet, developers are anxious to get their hands on one and start building anyway.They also

Published on: October 6th, 2010 Paul Krill