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Samsung considers selling refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices – but not in Canada

It looks like Samsung Electronics Ltd. is trying to make the best of a bad situation. In a statement posted on its website Monday, the company revealed its plans to process, recycle -

Published on: March 27th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Professional drone operators applaud Transport Canada restrictions for hobbyists

The Canadian federal government is cracking down on recreational drone use in an effort to combat the rising number of drone and commercial aircraft altercations, which have more than tripled since 2014. Minister

Published on: March 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

BlackBerry COO on the company’s new direction with its hardware

TORONTO - BlackBerry COO Marty Beard doesn't want you to associate the BlackBerry brand with its phones anymore, but we couldn't help but ask him about BlackBerry hardware anyways. Beard, who held executive positions

Published on: March 20th, 2017 Alex Radu

HP announces new commercial desktop PCs with built-in security

HP Inc. has unveiled several new enterprise-level computers with above industry-grade security features. The company has released its HP EliteDesk 800 series, a line of new commercial desktops, and HP EliteOne 800 AiO

Published on: March 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Google Assistant is expanding to Android

An artificial intelligence (AI)-powered helping hand is now available on all Android phones. Already offered on Google’s Pixel phones, Home personal assistant, Allo messaging app, and Android wear devices, Google Assistant will be

Published on: February 28th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Samsung Galaxy S8 likely to lose home button, feature curved screen, headphone jack

The next Galaxy smartphone from Samsung Electronics Ltd. will be making a clean break from its predecessors, according to Wall Street Journal insiders. Citing "people familiar with the matter," writers Eun-Young Jeong and Jonathan

Published on: February 10th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Lenovo’s affordable convertible tablet for Android lovers

If you’re an Android lover, you may love the new tablet from Lenovo. The company has introduced the Yoga A12, a lightweight convertible tablet that runs the Android operating system for users who

Published on: February 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Services, products sales reach record numbers as Apple announces latest quarter results

If anyone was worried about Apple Inc. losing ground to its competition in the tech market, they need not fret any longer. The company recorded several all-time records in its fiscal 2017 first

Published on: January 31st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Panasonic reveals two new rugged devices

Panasonic Corporation has announced two new additions to its Toughbook family. On Thursday the Japanese company unveiled the new 10.1” FZ-AZ Android Toughpad, an Android 6.0 Marshmallow-powered tablet aimed at enterprise users, along

Published on: January 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Dell recap from CES 2017

Dell is hoping to redefine the personal computing market with several new products and upgrades announced at CES 2017 in Las Vegas. We've broken down their top releases below. Dell Canvas The company

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Samsung Canada unveils new mid-range Galaxy A5 smartphone at CES

Samsung Electronics Ltd. wants budget-minded Canadian smartphone owners to know it hasn't abandoned them. On Thursday, the South Korean electronics giant's Canadian division revealed at CES that it will soon be releasing the

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Cherry’s new quiet keyboard to silence competitors

A new quiet mechanical keyboard is looking to silence the competition. Cherry, a Germany-based computer input device manufacturer, launched the MX Board Silent today at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, which runs from

Published on: January 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Asus unveils ultra-light business notebook at CES

Asus has unveiled what it claims is the world’s lightest 14-inch business notebook at CES in Las Vegas. Whatever the semantics, the Asus Pro B9440 is certainly light, weighing just 2.31 pounds despite

Published on: January 4th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Bioprinters leading the 3D printer market

The North American medical and pharmaceutical industries are spurring innovation in the 3D printing market. An increasing demand of tissues and organs for applications in drug discovery, testing, tissue engineering, and regenerative medicine,

Published on: December 21st, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

HP wants to help optimize desk space with new mini workstation

Between shrinking office space and an ever-increasing number of monitors, business PC users have less desk to work with than ever before, and HP would like to help. Today the company unveiled the

Published on: November 15th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood