New Samsung tablets goes all-in with Windows 10

Samsung Electronics Ltd. released two Galaxy tablets in the premium mobile category specific to digital business professionals. At the Mobile World Congress, Samsung showcased the Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book that are

Published on: February 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Tablet market continues to go south: new IDC research

Spending money on tablets during the 2016 holiday season quarter of 2016 simply did not happen with intensification. According to International Data Corp., the tablet market continued to spiral in decline. The fourth

Published on: February 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Healthy skepticism’s role in security

The biggest problems of today’s technology privacy, security – communications, understanding. Or to say it a little differently… privacy and security are an illusion in today’s world! But then, I’ve learned how to

Published on: January 23rd, 2017 Max Spindle

Intel Canada leader going back home

Intel Canada country manager Graham Palmer is leaving the Canadian market after three-and-half years on the job. CDN has learned from sources that Palmer is heading back to the U.K. and will stay

Published on: September 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

IDC: Windows tablet market share on a path to growth

The future is looking bright for Windows-based tablets and the channel partners who deal in them. According to IDC's "Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Device Tracker," Microsoft's mobile operating system is bouncing back in a big way and is kicking

Published on: August 30th, 2016 Chris Talbot


Hybrids likely to “supersede” tablets in the workplace: Report

When it comes to devices in the workplace, there's a new form factor in town. Market research firm Juniper projects that worldwide shipments for hybrid devices, otherwise known as "2-in-1's" or "detachables" (but not

Published on: April 14th, 2016 Dave Yin

Global PC sales set to stabilize with a refresh on the horizon: IDC

Has the global computer crash ceded? According to market research group IDC, for the most part, yes. The firm has projected that PC sales, which has seen a global slowdown amounting to tens of millions

Published on: March 15th, 2016 Dave Yin

Lenovo goes from pocket to the data centre

NASHVILLE, TENN. – Lost in all the marketplace action from HP’s split and Dell’s massive acquisition of EMC is main rival Lenovo. Lenovo went through their big push in 2014 with the acquisition

Published on: November 18th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

North America’s fourth-ranked smartphone maker is probably not who you think it is

You'd be forgiven for not knowing much about ZTE Corporation. The multinational telecom equipment manufacturer, based in Shenzhen, China, or the country's own Silicon Valley (the birthplace of fellow Chinese phone maker Huawei), has

Published on: October 30th, 2015 Dave Yin

Asus unveils holiday device lineup with half consumer, half gamer devices

TORONTO - Halloween may still be around the corner, but the channel is gearing up for the holiday season. Asus has announced its core product line and CDN got a sneak peek. Check

Published on: October 22nd, 2015 Dave Yin

Microsoft announces channel-based Surface for enterprise initiative

Microsoft today announced a new effort to bring Windows 10 to more workplaces using its Surface tablets and through the channel. For the Surface Enterprise Initiative, the software giant has partnered with HP, Accenture and

Published on: September 9th, 2015 CDN Staff

Amazon set to release $50 tablet despite Fire Phone blunder

One may not associate Amazon with low-cost devices, but that is exactly what the company is planning to sell. The online retail giant, which has failed to capture a market with its higher-end

Published on: September 8th, 2015 CDN Staff

The next phase in Artificial Intelligence: Singularity

I love good science fiction because there is always a glimpse of a thought, an idea that ultimately becomes something tangible in our world. But Elon Musk’s (Tesla, SpaceX) and Stephen Hawking’s warning

Published on: September 2nd, 2015 Max Spindle