Worldwide PC shipments in decline according to Gartner

PC shipments are in decline worldwide according to Gartner. Shipments totaled 68.9 million units in the third quarter of 2016, a 5.7 per cent decline from the third quarter of 2015. This marks

Published on: October 12th, 2016 Alex Radu

Salesforce acquisitions getting some play at Dreamforce

SAN FRANCISCO - Inc. put two very recent acquisitions front and centre as it opened up its annual Dreamforce conference, deepening its involvement in the e-commerce and online collaboration markets. Salesforce’s newest

Published on: October 5th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Test driving the Apple iPhone 7 out of the box

The latest iPhone 7 from Apple gets unboxed. In this video review, we look at some of the key new features that business users may care about. Plus, we put to the test if the

Published on: September 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson

HP’s 3A strategy to compete against Apple

BOSTON – It may surprise you to learn that last quarter HP took three-points of marketshare against Apple. What may surprise you even more is that HP did not actively strategize against Apple.

Published on: September 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

MSPs integrating into the Apple world

Traditionally, the world of IT management and technology in general is dominated by the PC. Ever since Microsoft's rise to power, it has remained the go-to choice for the majority of businesses in

Published on: August 10th, 2016 Stuart Crawford

A Chinese smartphone maker has unveiled devices to compete with Apple’s Macbook Air

Ever heard of Xiaomi? The Chinese smartphone maker, which has seen a meteoric rise in popularity in Asia, is among the top five smartphone makers in the world by some accounts, even though

Published on: July 28th, 2016 Dave Yin

Apple seeks to bolster its services division in response to declining sales

Apple Inc.'s recent shift in focus appears to be paying off, literally, with the company announcing that its services division had posted a record quarterly revenue of $6 billion USD - a 19

Published on: July 27th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Sage releases a Siri-type assistant for accounting named Pegg

CHICAGO – Sage unveiled an accounting chat bot called Pegg today at the Sage Summit that will act as your personal trainer for your business. Pegg does not need to be installed nor

Published on: July 26th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Connected car may be the next innovation lab

The great thing about living in Silicon Valley is that all of the car companies have advanced technology labs here so you hear about all the new gee-whiz stuff before it appears in

Published on: July 8th, 2016 Max Spindle

HP adds touchscreen support to next Chromebook

HP Inc. is giving its bare-bones, cloud-based laptop a few upgrades. The company’s next Chromebook, the 11 G5, will include an optional touchscreen when released in the fall – all the better to

Published on: July 6th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Interac built its tokenization service on IBM Cloud to bring Apple Pay to Canada

Few technologies today are built by one company alone and it would seem to be the case for mobile payments in Canada. In order to bring the technology to Canada, Interac had to create

Published on: June 2nd, 2016 Dave Yin

The hand-wringing that’s for show and why we need laws around data access now

Be it through compliance or through resistance, it seems that every day a new major tech company is becoming embroiled with a government over data access. After both Apple and BlackBerry made headlines

Published on: June 1st, 2016 Dave Yin

Mac breaches a target market for Malwarebytes

While Windows-based PCs comprise the overwhelming majority of desktop devices owned by enterprises, a number of OS X loyalists maintain they need a Mac to do their jobs. That’s forces their CISOs to

Published on: May 26th, 2016 Howard Solomon