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HP’s Compaq 6000 Pro all in one will recognize your face

In the consumer space, notebook sales have surpassed desktop sales as portability becomes the form factor of choice. However, in the business market it's a different space. For many roles, due to security

Published on: October 7th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

HP, Sony, Samsung and Lenovo preview their holiday PC lineups

It's October, there's a chill in the air and the leaves are beginning to fall. That must mean the holidays are around the corner and, for the IT industry, the all-important holiday shopping

Published on: October 5th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Microsoft Word for Mac 2011

For as long as I've been reviewing Microsoft Word, it has been difficult to see any kind of relationship between Word for Mac and Word for Windows, beyond the name and file format.

Published on: September 28th, 2010 Jeffrey Battersby

RIM answers Apple’s iPad, Cisco Cius with the PlayBook tablet

Research in Motion Ltd. (TSE: RIM) unveiled an "enterprise-ready" 7-in. touchscreen BlackBerry Playbook tablet on Monday that features front and rear high-definition cameras, a dual-core 1 GHz processor and a new BlackBerry Tablet

Published on: September 28th, 2010 Matt Hamblen

Sharp launching Android e-book reader Galapagos

Sharp will enter the e-book market this December with two Android-based readers that it collectively hopes will sell a million units within their first year on sale. The aggressive sales target is matched

Published on: September 27th, 2010 Martyn Williams

Michael Dell shows off tablet with 7-inch screen

Dell said on Wednesday it is developing a 7-inch tablet as it experiments with handheld devices with different screen sizes.CEO Michael Dell showed off the tablet for the first time on Wednesday at

Published on: September 23rd, 2010 Agam Shah

Internet Explorer 9 Beta

Microsoft Corp.'s (NASDAQ: MSFT) Internet Explorer 9 --now in public beta--is the newest version of Microsoft's browser. Compared with IE 8, it's faster, with a streamlined interface. But it's also still a beta,

Published on: September 15th, 2010 Nick Mediati

Cool gadgets: The Swiftpoint enhances mobile mousing

The Swiftpoint optical mouse is a strangely shaped little device that resembles something you'd find at New York's Museum of Modern Art. But there is method in this madness: The mouse provides mobile

Published on: September 15th, 2010 Barbara Krasnoff

Symantec’s Norton 2011 offerings focus on speed, performance

Security vendor Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) promises its Norton AntiVirus and Norton Internet Security 2011 suites, launching in Canada Monday, offer faster performance and lighter system impact than its previous solutions.Lana Knop, principal

Published on: September 8th, 2010 Maxine Cheung

HP launching 3D laptop for power users and media enthusiasts

Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) is the latest manufacturer to jump on the 3D notebook bandwagon with its upcoming release of the Envy 17 3D laptop.Other PC vendors such as Asus, Lenovo and Toshiba

Published on: September 3rd, 2010 Maxine Cheung

LG Canada tempts TV buyers with 3D video offer

The first 3D Bluray movies aren't expected to hit the market in force until the holidays and broadcast 3D content is still very limited, but LG Electronics Canada is hoping to tempt more

Published on: September 2nd, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Apple’s big reveal: New iPods, Apple TV, iOS

As expected, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) refreshed its iPod lineup Wednesday, unveiling redesigned versions of its iPod touch, iPod nano, and iPod shuffle music players. But the company didn't stop there, using its

Published on: September 2nd, 2010 CDN Staff

Acer’s new entry-level notebooks boast Intel Core i3, i5 processors

Acer Canada has refreshed its entry-level Aspire notebook line with several new models that offer more power and improved performance in the lower-end of the laptop market.The new models start at $589.99 with

Published on: August 30th, 2010 CDN Staff

Canadian PC maker offers six-core laptop with 4TB of storage

A Canadian PC maker is offering a laptop with a massive 4TB of storage and Intel's fastest six-core processor, a rare combination of such high-end parts for a portable computer.The Panther 2.0 is

Published on: August 18th, 2010 Agam Shah

Aegis NetDock offers storage and substance for your netbook

Even those of us who happily use netbooks must admit that they don't make good "all-the-time" computers. They are lightweight, compact and handy to carry around -- but they are slow (most use

Published on: August 9th, 2010 Barbara Krasnoff