All Hands on Tech: Dell Venue 11 Pro

In this edition of All Hands on Tech, the Dell Venue 11 Pro detachable device is reviewed. Dell has a vested interest in dispelling the myth that the PC is dead and the

Published on: February 27th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

100 million later: A look back at ThinkPad

Chinese multinational computer vendor Lenovo Group Ltd. is celebrating a company milestone - the shipment of the 100 millionth unit in its ThinkPad line of notebooks and tablets. To mark the milestone, we're taking

Published on: February 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

Google Glass was cool but it lacked purpose

The news that Google is bringing Google Glass eye-wear back into its development cave for more fine tuning reminds me of when the first tablets hit the market in Canada. It was 2001

Published on: January 19th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Debate: BYOD and avoiding rogue IT situations

The latest CDN Debate explores the contentious issue over hardware client solutions such as tablets and notebook computers. Question No. 4 of the debate:  How do I get in front of the BYOD

Published on: November 27th, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Debate: Should I abandon notebooks?

The latest CDN Debate explores the contentious issue over hardware client solutions such as tablets and notebook computers. Question No. 1 of the debate:  With notebook marketshare in decline, should I abandon this platform

Published on: November 24th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Debate: Tablets or PCs for the mobile worker?

The latest CDN Debate sponsored by Samsung Canada, explores the contentious issue over hardware client solutions such as tablets and notebook computers. Click here to launch the CDN Debate. As a small or mid-size

Published on: November 21st, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Lenovo updates Motorola, IBM System X plans

LAS VEGAS – Lenovo has said very little when it comes to its $2.91 billion Motorola acquisition, even after the deal closed on Oct. 30th. Today at Synnex's VARnex Conference, Lenovo confirmed Motorola will

Published on: November 18th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Highlights from the 2014 Dell World show

Published on: November 13th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ashton Kutcher shows off Lenovo tablet with projector

Lenovo threw mobility out the window with the release of its new Yoga tablets. According to Lenovo’s celebrity project engineer; Ashton Kutcher of “That 70s Show” fame the company made data driven decisions

Published on: October 9th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel Canada boss says country is ready for PC refresh beyond XP

TORONTO – There are currently 170 million desktop and laptop PCs that are four years old or worse in the North American marketplace. That was one of Graham Palmer’s, the country manager of

Published on: October 7th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Acer launches new Windows and Android tablets for work and play

PC vendor Acer is refreshing and expanding its tablet lineup, with two new Iconia tablets and an expansion of its Iconia One tablet series. The new devices are the Iconia Tab 8, the

Published on: September 11th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Acer expands its 2-in-1 “Switch” notebook lineup

PC vendor Acer has expanded Switch line of two-in-one notebooks running Windows 8.1 – there’s the new 11.6” Asipire Switch 11 series and a new model in the 10.1” Switch series. Both lines

Published on: September 8th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Phablet shipments will soon surpass PCs, tablets: IDC

­Research firm IDC Corp. is predicting a fabulous future for phablets. A phablet is defined as a smartphone with screen sizes between 5.5” and 7” – a level in between a traditional smartphone

Published on: September 4th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Growing tablet demand seen petering off for 2014

The global demand for tablet computers may be slowing, according to new research firm IDC Corp. The research firm is lowering its worldwide tablet forecast for 2014 after two quarters of softer than expected

Published on: September 1st, 2014 Jeff Jedras