Gamifying healthcare for patients

Whatever you think you know about mobile health apps - how they’re helping patients stick to their pill schedule, or how they’re encouraging them to eat better or do more exercise - well,

Published on: January 29th, 2014 Candice So

Doctor prescribes mobile apps to patients

An app that monitors your heartbeat, another app that gauges your mood, and an app that monitors your calorie intake, warning you to skip that piece of chocolate cake - none of these

Published on: January 29th, 2014 Candice So

Mobile advertising to boom next year, Gartner report says

Digital advertisers, take note – the market might look slow now, but the budget for advertising on mobile devices is going up, according to research firm Gartner Inc. Global mobile advertising spending is

Published on: January 21st, 2014 Candice So

Hackers can now log your keystrokes from your touchscreens

Hackers now have yet another way to trace your keystrokes – but it’s not the physical keyboard with its sturdy, plastic keys that they’re now after. A researcher at Trustwave Holdings Inc. has

Published on: January 20th, 2014 Candice So

Deloitte’s mobility predictions from its TMT 2014 report

Wearable technology is on the rise while voice calls are on the decline and device sales are hitting a plateau, Deloitte LLP predicts for 2014. The professional services firm upheld its annual tradition

Published on: January 14th, 2014 Brian Jackson

CES recap: Top 7 trends of the Consumer Electronics Show

The New Year is in full swing and as we approach the second week of 2014, it signals the completion of another fun-filled International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The usual major manufacturers were

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Elliott Chun

Mind the App: Mint

The below text is a transcript of what’s said in the above video. For full context, we recommend you play the video above.  Managing your budgets and finances is not an easy task

Published on: January 9th, 2014 ITBusiness Staff

Canadians turn to Kickstarter to fund Power Pillow idea

Many of us already sleep with our smartphones right next to our pillows anyway, so why not have that pillow providing a charge at the same time? That's the promise of a new

Published on: January 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Android to hit 1 billion users this year, Gartner report says

2014 will be the year of Android once again, with the mobile OS on track to hit the one-billion user mark across all devices by 2014, according to market research firm Gartner Inc.

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Candice So

Mind the App: ES File Explorer

The below text is a transcript of what's said in the above video. For full context, we recommend you play the video above.  Are you an Android user that wants more out of

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Samsung unveils new tablets at CES 2014

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. launched a fleet of four new tablets at CES 2014 today, while introducing two product lines into the mix – the Galaxy NotePro series and the TabPro series. Touting

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Candice So

Opening day of CES 2014: Top 7 newsmakers as the doors officially open

Another first week of January brings another wonderful edition of the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The world’s largest annual electronics expo expects to see yet another 150,000 or so attendees and more

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Elliott Chun

Intel enters wearable tech fray at CES 2014

Intel Corp. CEO Brian Krzanich wrapped up his keynote at CES 2014 tonight, unveiling a slew of new devices in wearable tech and a tiny computer almost small enough to fit into an

Published on: January 6th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Do your PCs leak valuable intel with every Windows error report?

Anyone familiar with any version of Microsoft Windows is largely desensitized to the reality of occasional crashes. These range from process failures you never see to Windows Explorer shutdowns that cause all your

Published on: January 3rd, 2014 Claudiu Popa