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

Nutanix.Next: First impressions of a first time conference

MIAMI - I spent the better part of this week in South Beach attending the Nutanix .Next conference. This is Nutanix's first kick at the can flooring a show. According to organizers the

Published on: June 12th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

The case for patent reform in high tech

There are a lot of things to like about Texas – the people, the space, the open skies, the technology, the East Texas federal courts. The East Texas federal court? Yep, that’s where

Published on: May 21st, 2015 Max Spindle

BlackBerry Leap Review: Security to the next level

The all-touch BlackBerry Leap is now available in Canada. The interesting aspect of the Leap smartphone is that the Waterloo, Ont.-based company designed for consumers and enterprise users who value their privacy and

Published on: May 7th, 2015 CDN Staff

Apple dethrones Samsung as King of the Smartphones: Gartner

After three years of shipping the most smartphones on Planet Earth, Samsung Electronics has been dethroned – Apple is the new King of the Smartphones – and your pocket. The smartphone market had

Published on: March 4th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Smartphone shipments set new records in Q3: IDC

Any reports of a slowing smartphone market appear to be premature. Technology research firm IDC Corp. is reporting 25.2 per cent growth in global smartphone shipments in the third quarter of 2014, with competition

Published on: November 6th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Bent iPhone 6 ‘extremely rare’: Apple

Since the release of its latest smart phones last week, only nine customers have contacted Apple Inc. about their new iPhone 6 Plus device being bent, according to the company. "With normal use

Published on: September 25th, 2014 Nestor Arellano