How IoT companies are making use of IBM Watson

A look at some of the applications that developers are creating with IBM's Watson Internet of Things API set. From a smart blinds system that can predict the weather, to a wearable headset,

Published on: February 24th, 2016 Brian Jackson

See how the Dell Latitude rugged notebook works on Mars

In this All Hands on Tech video, the Dell Latitude Rugged 14 notebook takes a beating and still can deliver performance wise. The Dell Latitude Rugged notebook is built to military spec standards and

Published on: February 22nd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Red Hat Canada leader outlines 2016 alliance strategy

It all started with an  important strategic alliance with Cisco. Red Hat would support UCS Open Stack solution and Intercloud. That was announced late in 2014 just before the new year. From there Red

Published on: January 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco’s John Chambers on video walls

San Jose, Calif. – The concept is quite simple: a video screen as wallpaper. That’s what Cisco showed off to reporters at its Global Editor’s Day. In this video Cisco Executive Chairman John

Published on: January 21st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

My interview with an actual robot

San Jose, Calif. – I got a unique opportunity at the recently concluded Cisco Editor’s Day to have a live interview with a robot. It’s my first. Watch the video and let me

Published on: January 20th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

All Hands on Tech: HP Omen Pro Review

What’s the difference between a mobile workstation and a gaming notebook? It’s often in the graphics capabilities, but a lot of it is branding and the look and feel too. The HP OMEN Pro

Published on: January 20th, 2016 Dave Yin

Epson’s new machine lets offices literally make their own paper

What’s more secure than shredding company documents? Why, reducing paper down to its very fibres, then constructing new pieces of paper from the remains, of course. What most would consider an industrial function

Published on: December 4th, 2015 CDN Staff

Amazon has unveiled a new delivery drone in video, is testing in Canada

Drone deliveries of online purchases hover ever closer to reality. Amazon has unveiled a video of its delivery drone, one that is looking quite different than previously imagined. In a promotional video, Jeremy Clarkson

Published on: December 2nd, 2015 CDN Staff

Hired, an IT-focused recruitment platform, launches in Canada

Have you heard of Hired?  The company, which aims to connect tech employers with talent launched this month in Canada. After a four-month beta in Canada, Hired claims it saw more than 250 companies

Published on: November 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

Li-Fi is here to replace Wi-Fi, and is 100 times faster

Scientists have unveiled a new wireless technology that is able to transfer data at speeds of 1 Gbps outside of lab settings. Called Li-Fi, the technology, invented in 2011, sends data using nanosecond

Published on: November 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

Rugged tablet maker Xplore is taking on the spotlight and the Canadian market

Xplore Technologies does one thing, and one thing only - make rugged tablets. The company, based in Austin, Texas, is known in some circles such as the industrial and manufacturing space but has

Published on: November 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

Michael Dell explains the EMC acquisition to channel partners

One does not simply make a $67 billion acquisition. At the 2015 Dell World event in Austin, Tex., the founder and CEO of Dell Inc. talked about the future of his company, following what

Published on: November 3rd, 2015 CDN Staff

Video: A quick look at features of the Microsoft Surface Book

Remember the hubub surrounding Microsoft's first Surface tablet?  That same buzz seems to be surrounding the Surface Book, which, despite several iterations of keyboard accessories for its tablet predecessors, would become the company's first

Published on: October 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

Video: A quick look at Microsoft’s new Surface lineup

Microsoft made a splash in the channel earlier this month when it unveiled not just the price and release window of the HoloLens, but also new products in the Surface line. CDN got a

Published on: October 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff