Q3 Smartphone sales figures sees LG decline, Asus rise, and a contentious Chinese market

Juniper Research has released its Q3 figures on smartphone sales, and the results are mixed. Vendors shipped some 340 million devices this past quarter, with Samsung continuing to increase year-on-year. The South Korean phone maker

Published on: October 29th, 2015 CDN Staff

It’s official: Canada getting Apple Pay this year

Apple announced its fourth quarter earnings yesterday, showing strong growth for the iPhone, and for its enterprise business. It also confirmed that Apple Pay is coming to Canada before the end of the

Published on: October 28th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Retailers blocking Apple Pay, Microsoft no longer selling Windows 7 and more this week in channel history

How much can change in a year? When it comes to the channel, quite a lot. In this look at channel history, we see one tech giant promoting a new offering, another retiring

Published on: October 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

5 alternatives to the Microsoft Surface Book


Published on: October 20th, 2015 Dave Yin

Weak Canadian dollar forces Cisco to hike prices

Cisco Canada told CDN that it plans to make a major price adjustment on all Cisco products and services starting Oct. 25 of this year. On Oct. 25 expect to see list prices

Published on: October 15th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Managed services for the Mac?

Did you know that 32 per cent of businesses are looking to move from PC to Mac? Does your Managed Services Provider (MSP) offer Mac IT management? Last month I had a chance

Published on: September 21st, 2015 Stuart Crawford

IBM opens Watson Health HQ, unveils new services

IBM is opening a new Watson Health global headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. and has announced it is bringing on Deborah DiSanzo as the business unit's general manager. The company is also introducing new cloud

Published on: September 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

Can Cisco partnership help Apple get into business?

John Chambers may have stepped down recently from his 20 year post as Cisco CEO, but he hasn’t stopped making deals with some of the biggest names in business and technology. Today at

Published on: August 31st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Apple, surprisingly, is not leading the wearables market (yet)

Apple is not number one. That's right. In the wearables space, the company has not claimed the throne - at least, not yet. Market research firm IDC has released wearables figures on Q2 of 2015,

Published on: August 28th, 2015 Dave Yin

Samsung, Apple losing ground to tablet upstarts in a smaller market

We’re buying fewer tablets, and fewer of those we are buying are from Samsung or Apple – although most of them still are. Those are the key takeaways from IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Tablet

Published on: August 6th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Time to stop marketing against Apple

A while back, I said I wouldn’t want to be Tim Cook and take the helm of Apple. You know, all the comparisons and second guessing. I was wrong! The way the industry

Published on: July 27th, 2015 Max Spindle

Jim Estill has a new CEO position

When last we heard from Jim Estill, things were not going too well NuHorizons Electronics Corp., an upstate New York-based distributor of semiconductors and power systems. That was 2009. Today, Estill told CDN

Published on: June 19th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto