Mobility Archives - Page 73

Palm Pre vs. Apple iPhone: how they stack up

Moribund Palm, in danger of becoming just a Windows Mobile running dog with lackluster handhelds, seems to have scored with its introduction this week of the Palm Pre 3G smartphone, powered by the

Published on: January 12th, 2009 John Cox

A new notebook delivery model

When Larry Keating, president and CEO of Markham, Ont.-based No Panic Computing (NPC), announced a new NPC notebook-as-a-service offering for small business professionals this year, he had no idea just how much attention

Published on: January 7th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

RIM reports preliminary Q3 results

Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (TSX:RIM) today reported certain preliminary third quarter results for the period ended November 29, 2008.Based on preliminary financial data, RIM expects revenue for the third quarter to be

Published on: December 3rd, 2008 CDN Staff

Canadian communications pioneer Ted Rogers passes away

The Board ofDirectors of Rogers Communications Inc. has confirmed the death of its founder and CEO Edward Samuel "Ted" Rogers. Rogers, from humble beginnings became a visionary communications industry icon in Canadian business.

Published on: December 2nd, 2008 CDN Staff

Western Canadian retailer acquires mobility company

Wireless Age Communications, Inc. (OTCBB:WLSA), announced that it has agreed on the terms and conditions to acquire Function Mobile Inc..Wireless Age through its 99.7 per cent owned subsidiary, Wireless Age Communications Ltd., is

Published on: December 2nd, 2008 CDN Staff

RIM’s BlackBerry Storm: A new take on touch

Research in Motion has finally announced details about its long-rumored iPhone competitor, an almost-all-touch-interface 3G handset with a twist: The screen itself is a big hardware button. The ability to mechanically click the

Published on: October 8th, 2008 Yardena Arar

Intel shows off its next-generation WiMax module

Intel's next-generation WiMax module, called Evans Peak, is on display at this week's Ceatec exhibition in Chiba, Japan. Due to hit the market as part of the Moorestown chip platform next year, Evans

Published on: September 30th, 2008 Sumner Lemon

Industry bands together to push mobile broadband in laptops

Operators, along with laptop and chipset manufacturers are joining forces to push built-in support for mobile broadband, using a newly created mark that will signal that a laptop is ready to offer mobile

Published on: September 30th, 2008

Panasonic unveils line of Toughbook laptops

Panasonic unveiled a slew of new portable computers, focusing on small but rugged models.The PC and display maker took the covers off a light-weight rugged laptop, a tablet PC and an ultraportable computer.

Published on: September 29th, 2008 Sharon Gaudin

Mobile apps entering second generation

For years, businesses have been deploying mobile software to help workers communicate wirelessly with back-office applications to make field service calls or sales visits.Now, wireless mobility is entering a new generation, with more

Published on: September 29th, 2008 Matt Hamblen

Intel unveils third-generation of vPro Technology

Intel Corp. (Nasdaq: INTC) yesterday unveiled the third-generation of its vPro Technology offerings, which company executives say will provide businesses and IT departments with more enhanced security, manageability and small business performance capabilities

Published on: September 23rd, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Five trends driving the need for better mobile security

The pace of mobilization within many enterprises is increasing rapidly. Enterprises of all sizes and types are finding that going mobile can significantly increase the productivity of their employees, bringing added flexibility and

Published on: September 22nd, 2008 Matt Bancroft

Microsoft attempts to go deeper into the mobile space

Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of its System Center Mobile Device Manager 2008 solution for mobile devices to provide workers with a way to better manage and control how business information is sent

Published on: May 7th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Riding unified communications to the core

As technologies relentlessly converge, market opportunities for IT resellers expand, and one of the hottest areas today is that nebulous creature known as unified communications (UC).“Unified communications is the buzz du jour in

Published on: May 7th, 2008 Lynn Greiner

Apple’s iPhone on the way

Rogers Communications Inc. is finally bringing the iPhone to Canada, but questions around the company's data plan and how it will support the heavily hyped Apple Inc. gadget continue to loom, analysts say.As

Published on: May 6th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo