Asus Transformer Pad TF103 budget tablet fits the bill

Something like the old Volvo ad tagline: “Buy Volvos. They’re boxy but they’re good” could probably apply to Asus’ most recent Transformer tablet, the TF103. Wrapped in a sturdy but out-dated shell, the

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BlackBerry Passport is $200 on two-year plan with Telus

(Updated Sept. 24 at 4:38pm EST) BlackBerry Ltd. (TSE:BB) unveiled its long-awaited Passport smartphone today, with exclusive availability today for $200 on a two-year SharePlus contract in Canada with Telus Corp. The Waterloo,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 24th, 2014 Candice So

Two numbers, two bills, one phone

It’s not uncommon to see business people pull out two mobiles. Clumsy and comical at times, but for many it’s the best way to separate business and personal calls and the bills that

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The best back-to-school laptops and tablets from Dell

Dell unveils its latest line of tablets, notebooks and convertibles just before school starts

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Microsoft launches $25 Nokia; Huawei slashes budget phones

Chinese networking equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. and Microsoft Corp. appear to have divergent views of the mobile phone market. As Huawei announced plans to phase out more than 80 per cent

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Forked Android’s market share on the rise: Report

The version of the Android mobile operating system that allows channel partners to customize the software appears to be growing in popularity and could be eating into the market of the stock Android

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Microsoft continues to lose money on Surface

Microsoft Corp. is banking on its new 12-inch tablet the Surface Pro 3 to lift the company’s profile in the tablet market but a closer look Redmond’s latest filing with the United States

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BlackBerry now in hiring mode: John Chen

The restructuring of BlackBerry Ltd. which saw the drastic sale of its assets and pruning by the thousands of its workforce, is now over and the Canadian company can now begin hiring again, according

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BlackBerry partners to offer BES 10 as hosted service

BlackBerry mobile partners are now able to offer the company’s BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 (BES 10) secure mobility management solution as a hosted service for business customers. BES10 Hosted will provide business customers

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How unchecked metadata expose sensitive corporate information

A majority of companies could be exposing confidential and sensitive business information through metadata contained in documents shared online and through mobile devices, according to a recent study. Even though 94 per cent

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Tablet shipment slows down

Is tablet adoption reaching a saturation point? There were fewer tablet devices shipped around the world during the first three months of this year than for the same period in 2013. This is

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BlackBerry’s new Passport screams ‘it’s hip to be square’

In a world of rectangular smart phones, Canadian mobile device maker BlackBerry Ltd.. (TSE: BB) is introducing a handset that sports a 4.5" square screen and a QWERTY hard keyboard. The company is

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