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

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

4 major announcements from Facebook’s F8 developers conference

Facebook had one overarching message this week for the tech industry and consumers alike: the social media giant wants to get behind everything internet-related. At the company's F8 developers conference, announcements came in

Published on: March 26th, 2015 Dave Yin

BlackBerry boss says net neutrality not open enough

BlackBerry CEO John Chen weighed in on the net neutrality discussion in the United States calling for a more “holistic view” which will extend the principle to the content and app level rather

Published on: January 22nd, 2015 Nestor Arellano

BlackBerry dangles $600 to iPhone users in device swap deal

BlackBerry has switched to an aggressive strategy to lure iPhone users to its latest handheld by offering up to $600 if they will dump their Apple smart phones for the new BlackBerry Passport.

Published on: November 25th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Apple Q4 financials saw a decline in iPad sales

Apple’s fiscal 2014 fourth quarter (ending September 27) painted a rosy picture with a quarterly net profit of $8.5 billion on revenues of $42.1 billion. These results compare favourably to the previous quarter

Published on: October 21st, 2014 CDN Staff

Mac meets iOS in OS X Yosemite

Apple’s Inc. update of its Mac operating system retains the familiar simplicity of the OS while also injecting some functionality that iPhone users find in their smart phones. Made available for free download

Published on: October 17th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

CDN Digital Edition explores Women of the IT Channel

CDN hosted the fourth annual CDN Women of the IT channel recognition luncheon in Toronto sponsored by Ingram Micro Canada. In this edition of the CDN Digital magazine, there are profiles of the

Published on: September 19th, 2014 CDN Staff

Apple Pay, iPhone 6 seen as boon to mobile payment

The near field communication features touted by Apple Inc. in iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus may not be entirely new as NFC technology has been employed by other phone manufacturers years ago,

Published on: September 10th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Six alternatives to the iPhone 6

Published on: September 9th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

IBM Canada president retires

CDN has learned through several sources including one internal that Dan Fortin has retired from the president’s position at IBM Canada. An IBM Canada source told CDN that it is business as usual

Published on: July 16th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

BlackBerry outsells iPhone…in Toronto

BlackBerry may be struggling to sell it's handsets elsewhere but it can always count on Toronto for some good numbers. It's the only city in North America where the Waterloo, Ont-based company appears

Published on: June 11th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Standalone smartwatch is coming to market soon

Timing is everything in business. Take for example, the two titans of the smartphone market Apple and Samsung. Both are currently waging a battle to out innovate each other. When news broke that

Published on: May 26th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto