Top 6 videos on ITBusiness.ca for 2013

We have a lot of fun making videos here at ITBusiness.ca - we get our hands on the latest tech toys, we debate the merits of smartphone features, and we even travel through

Published on: December 16th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Datawind brings sub-$40 Android tablet to Canada

The Mississauga, Ont.-based tablet manufacturer known for bringing ultra-low cost tablets to India are now launching mobile devices to the Canadian market starting at $37.99, it announced this morning. The UbiSlate tablets have

Published on: December 16th, 2013 Brian Jackson

HP launches line of notebooks for the new year

Hewlett-Packard Co. launched a raft of new ultrabooks, notebooks, and PCs during its conference in Barcelona yesterday – and it’s aiming them towards the small business market. Branded as HP’s Elite line, its

Published on: December 11th, 2013 Candice So

Top 6 most popular ITBusiness.ca stories of the year

The year 2013 was one that saw the mobile technology trends accelerate more quickly than perhaps most anyone ever imagined, punctuated by signs of the winners of losers that were either riding that

Published on: December 6th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Canadians want high-tech, remote offices, Rogers survey shows

Desks strewn with laptops, tablets, and personal smartphones, with less people physically in the office and more in the coffee shop down the block, and nary a PC in sight – this is

Published on: November 28th, 2013 Candice So

Management is one of biggest roadblocks to IT security, Ponemon study says

There can be a whole slate of reasons why a small business doesn’t invest more in IT security: lack of people, money, time, etc. But here’s what may also be holding small businesses

Published on: November 20th, 2013 Candice So

Privatization a boon, says Dell Canada executive

Dell Canada officials say the privatization of the company three weeks ago means it will get stronger as a provider of end-to-end solutions. That was the message sent Tuesday to customers at an

Published on: November 20th, 2013 Howard Solomon

HP rolls out version 3.0 of ink and toner buying app

BOISE - Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) is launching an updated version of its SureSupply app, a free app for mobile devices allowing customers to order ink and toner on the go. While the app

Published on: November 13th, 2013 Candice So

iPad mini with Retina display available online in Canada

Apple's second-generation junior-sized tablet went on sale today in Canada with the iPad mini with Retina display available from Apple's online store, but not yet in stores or at other major retailers. The

Published on: November 12th, 2013 Brian Jackson

SwiftKey releases update for Android device keyboards

SwiftKey, a keyboard app built for Android devices, has now launched a new version in the Google Play store, allowing users to resize and move their keyboards anywhere on a device, giving them

Published on: November 6th, 2013 Candice So

How SMBs can jump into mobile: Video

As Small Business Month came to a close yesterday, a group of industry experts held a live video chat online to talk about how small businesses can leverage mobile technology. In a 25-minute

Published on: November 1st, 2013 Candice So

Adobe’s first hardware in the form of a ‘cloud pen’ and digital ruler

For creative professionals who have always longed for the feeling of pen and paper while they've worked with a stylus, mouse, and screen, Adobe Systems Inc. has two new tools that just might

Published on: November 1st, 2013 Candice So

New 802.11ac WiFi standard promises better support for mobile device explosion

Most people don't pay too much attention to that little letter that follows the 802.11 to describe the WiFi standard supported by the device they're buying. But the latest advance in technology to

Published on: October 31st, 2013 Brian Jackson

Surface Pro 2 touted as hybrid, but more of a laptop: reviewers

With Microsoft Corp. launching two new Surface tablets in the last week or so, it’s easy to get confused with the difference between the Surface 2 and the Surface Pro 2. However, reviews

Published on: October 29th, 2013 Candice So