Articles By Brian Jackson

First look at Sony’s 2018 mid-tier smartphones – All Hands on Tech at CES 2018

Sony took advantage of CES to unveil three new smartphones being released in 2018. This time on All Hands on Tech, we were on the ground in Las Vegas to get a first

Published on: January 15th, 2018 Brian Jackson

First look at BlackBerry KeyOne Bronze – All Hands on Tech at CES 2018

The BlackBerry KeyOne Bronze edition is the latest iteration of this well-built, productive smartphone from TCL. We learn about the reasons behind its unique design on the show floor at CES 2018, and

Published on: January 13th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Dell Latitude 2018 lineup first look – All Hands on Tech at CES 2018

Dell's latest Latitude lineup of notebooks and two-in-one devices is designed for the mobile workforce, and we took a first look at CES 2018. This time on All Hands on Tech, we dive

Published on: January 12th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Sidewalk Labs: ‘Privacy is paramount’ for Toronto’s smart city project

When Google Inc.'s parent company Alphabet said it was going to build a smart city in Toronto's Quay Side neighborhood, everyone was curious about what it might look like. It's still in the

Published on: January 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Inside the CES blackout

Ever wonder what it's like to be attending the world's largest technology convention when the power goes out? Imagine eerie red lights and smartphone flashlights emerging around corners. Or just check out our

Published on: January 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson

This air quality monitor is monitoring Las Vegas during CES 2018 – All Hands on Tech

Not only are homes getting smarter, but cities are too. Climo monitors airs quality using about eight sensors, and we got a first look at the technology as it's being tested here in

Published on: January 10th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Taking a 3D scan of your face with Bellus 3D Face Camera Pro at CES 2018

We may not have achieved Mission Impossible III levels of 3D face scanning yet, but at CES 2018, Bellus revealed its 3D Face Camera Pro that gets us the closest yet. This time

Published on: January 10th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Forget AI assistants, meet Buddy, your new robot assistant – All Hands on Tech at CES 2018

In 2017, a lot of people welcomed an AI assistant like Alexa or Google Assistant into their homes. So why not take the next step and just open the doors to a talking

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson

TCL booth tour at CES 2018 – 360 degree video

Take an immersive tour of the TCL booth at CES 2018. See TCL's new line of TVs, digital frames, and its smartphone brands Alcatel and BlackBerry. Looking for more CES 2018 coverage? Click

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Google brings OEM partners into Daydream VR platform with CES launch

LAS VEGAS - Google Inc. is now working with OEM partners in a bid to increase the adoption of its Daydream virtual reality (VR) platform. Google's Daydream platform, first introduced in 2016, tried

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson

New ‘Wallet Card’ allows you to ditch all your debit and credit cards

Tired of carrying around all your debit and credit cards? With Dynamics Inc.'s new Wallet Card, you won't have to anymore. This time on All Hands on Tech, Brian is on the ground

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson

New 8th-Gen Intel Core CPUs with Radeon targets creative professionals

LAS VEGAS - Intel Corp. has pulled back the curtains on details around its new line of 8th-generation Intel Core H-series CPU, answering questions about why it's featuring a Radeon chipset for the

Published on: January 7th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Samsung CIO talks about using Knox’s military-grade security at the Pentagon and beyond

Ask Terry Halvorsen, CIO of Samsung Electronics' IT & Mobile Communication B2B Business, what he knows about Donald Trump's smartphone and you'll be met with a closed door, but ask him about his

Published on: January 5th, 2018 Brian Jackson

New BlackBerry product brings virtualization to your car

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry Ltd. is partnering with Kariya, Japan-based Denso Corp. in a bid to own automobile displays starting after 2019, the firms announced on Thursday. Intel Corp. also collaborated on the project,

Published on: December 14th, 2017 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry Motion review – All Hands on Tech

My first impression of the BlackBerry Motion was less that it was a mediocre mid-tier smartphone. But the more I use it, the more it grows on me. This time on All Hands

Published on: December 13th, 2017 Brian Jackson