Apple in talks with BCE, Rogers to launch iTV in Canada: report

Apple Inc. is eyeing a Canadian launch for its iTV system and has already approached two of the country's telecom giants about teaming up on a future service rollout, according to a published

Published on: February 7th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

2012 will see rise of the two tablet household, Deloitte predicts

Mobile payments, big data, and the rise of multi-tablet households will likely dominate IT trends this year, according to a list of key tech predictions presented Tuesday by Deloitte & Touche LLP. About

Published on: January 18th, 2012 Christine Wong

All signs point to digital

Most Canadians have probably been exposed to digital signage by now – either grabbing a bite at the mall food court or standing in line at Tim Horton's, but more retailers could be

Published on: August 20th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Samsung shows off latest digital signage technology

Joe Interisano, an IT solutions engineer with Samsung Canada, gives ITBusiness.ca a preview of what this major electronics vendor is bringing to market in the way of digital signage. Among the surprises are

Published on: June 28th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Is that a 3D iPhone in your pocket?

Welcome to the offices of Spatial View Inc. Here everything is in 3D -- the 46-inch monitor that greets you as you enter, the laptop screens, and yes – even the iPhones.This Toronto-based

Published on: May 4th, 2010 Brian Jackson

10 Super Bowl tech ads that knock your socks off

This past Sunday, football fans across North America watched the Super Bowl and celebrated their favourite sport. The rest of us tuned in to see some great advertising. And it's not all beer

Published on: February 9th, 2010 Valerie Potter

What you should know about 3D TV

Like it or not, 3D HDTV is here, and could make a huge splash in the consumer electronics market over the coming years. It seems like only yesterday when 1080p and 120Hz were

Published on: January 22nd, 2010 David Ayala

Watching tawdry TV is one thing, discussing it at work is quite another

If you're a fan of Saturday Night Live, you've probably seen the sketch, "Dick in a Box," featuring comedian Andy Samberg and singer Justin Timberlake. It's a spoof on a music video for

Published on: October 14th, 2009 Meridith Levinson

Microsoft gets the message out with no-holds-barred ad campaign

It's hard to miss Microsoft's myriad ad campaigns on television and the Web right now. Between the "Laptop Hunters" dissing Macs and the Bing decision engine ads popping up on primetime TV, to

Published on: June 26th, 2009

BlackBerry App World launches … and here’s a first glimpse

Right on schedule, Research In Motion's (RIM) new on-device, BlackBerry mobile application store, BlackBerry App World, opened its virtual doors for business yesterday, in time for the Spring 2009 CTIA Wireless event in

Published on: April 2nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Debut of Seinfeld ad for Microsoft bombs

I wasn't anywhere near a TV last Thursday night, so I missed the debut of Microsoft's much-ballyhooed ad campaign featuring Bill Gates and Jerry Seinfeld.The US$300 million series of ads--for which the eponymous

Published on: September 9th, 2008 Philip Michaels

Canadian news consumers favour TV, print and radio over new media

Traditional media is alive and doing well in Canada despite the ever growing pervasiveness of online alternatives, according to a recent survey.Television, newspapers and the radio are the medium of choice - at

Published on: December 19th, 2007 Nestor Arellano