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Samsung’s video centric tablet is now available in Canada

Samsung's first tablet to feature HDR video capability is now available in Canada. With Samsung Galaxy Tab S3, the company has gone all in on the 'video experience'. This includes the aforementioned HDR

Published on: March 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

HTC’s surprise announcement is now available in Canada

After teasing that it will be making an 'unexpected surprise' announcement yesterday, HTC has announced that its HTC U Ultra smartphone will be coming to Canada, and it's available immediately. The phone, which

Published on: March 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Avanade expands Microsoft enterprise services with latest acquisition

The system integrator is expanding its reach in the Microsoft enterprise ecosystem with the purchase of global software engineering, design, and digital strategy firm Infusion. The acquisition by Avanade, which is majority owned

Published on: March 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

Motorola’s affordable smartphone gets a redesign

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Lenovo unveiled its next two Motorola mid-range smartphones, the Moto G5 and G5 Plus with a new aluminum design. Other than the aluminum design change, the latest

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

VMware focuses on digital transformation at Mobile World Congress

Dell Technologies Inc. subsidiary VMware Inc. made several announcements at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, but they all shared a common theme: Digital transformation. With this week's launch of vCloud NFV

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Sony doubles down on the camera with latest Xperia smartphone

It's getting increasingly difficult to stand out as a smartphone manufacturer, so Sony is focusing on what its Xperia line does best: take beautiful photos. At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week,

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Mastercard announces Oracle partnership, brings mobile ordering platform to Canada

Mastercard Inc. announced at Mobile World Congress this week that it would be expanding its mobile ordering and payment platform, Qkr! with Masterpass, to six new markets including Canada. Aimed at retailers in

Published on: March 2nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

First 5G smartphone shown off at Mobile World Congress

ZTE may have announced the most future forward smartphone yet, but it's still a ways away from being possible in Canada. The Gigabit Phone, the world's first 5G smartphone, was revealed by the

Published on: March 1st, 2017 Alex Radu

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

Top 3 smartphone vendor coming to Canada for first time

One of the world's most popular smartphone brands is coming to Canada. At Mobile World Congress (MCW) in Barcelona, Huawei announced that the P10 and P10 plus, the latest editions to its P-series,

Published on: February 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

New Samsung tablets goes all-in with Windows 10

Samsung Electronics Ltd. released two Galaxy tablets in the premium mobile category specific to digital business professionals. At the Mobile World Congress, Samsung showcased the Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book that are

Published on: February 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro Canada partners with Dewalt for rugged smartphone

Ingram Micro Canada has partnered with Global Mobile Communications to sell a Dewalt branded rugged smartphone designed for the Canadian climate. The Dewalt MD501 comes via a Global Mobile Communications collaboration with Dewalt

Published on: February 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

BlackBerry in Barcelona – KeyOne unveils keyboard design

The first BlackBerry device manufactured and designed by TCL was unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Saturday, and the KeyOne is clearly aiming its first effort clearly at the hearts of

Published on: February 26th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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

BlackBerry focus shifts to partners with BBM Enterprise SDK launch

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry Ltd. is opening up its BBM Enterprise cloud services to developers with a subscription-based software development kit (SDK), allowing them to tie-in the messaging capabilities to their own applications. The

Published on: February 7th, 2017 Brian Jackson