Mobility Archives - Page 74

Mac faithful willingly play the waiting game for iPhone

I will make a bold prediction that by the time Apple's iPhone arrives in Canada it will be free (with a catch) just like the other cellphones on the market today.It is really

Published on: October 10th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

A laptop for the frequent traveler

The newest “ultraportable” notebook (30.5 x 22.5 x 3.5cm, 2 kg) in Acer's TravelMate series, the 6292 combines a small form-factor and lightweight construction with a powerful processor, sharp display and compelling graphics

Published on: September 26th, 2007 CDN Staff

Cisco, Microsoft to share vision

It was supposed to be a public discussion about the future of technology between two CEOs from two technology titans. After it was over, Microsoft and Cisco agreed to work together on seven

Published on: September 26th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

In car computing

There are more automobiles than there are buildings. This is what we know for sure today about the potential market for car computing.Given that fact, it stands to reason that automotive computing will

Published on: August 29th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sun’s big black box

There are big boxes, small boxes, and white boxes. Then there's the one assembled by Sun Microsystems.Dubbed Project Blackbox, the virtualized mobile data centre visited Toronto last month, hitting the road (on wheels)

Published on: July 15th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Total security in four easy steps

“The old days, when you could just turn on your desktop anti-virus product - I think those days are long behind us,” says Joe Zasada, manager of technical services at St. John's Ambulance

Published on: July 9th, 2007 Grant Buckler

Palm Foleo brings PC-like keyboard, display to Treos

Palm launched a device it described as a companion to its Treo smartphone that looks like a small laptop and will assist users with data input.The 1.13 kg Foleo stays connected to its

Published on: June 29th, 2007 Shane Schick

Remote access VPN for smart phones

Demand for the ability to push applications out to smart phone users led to Aventail extending its remote access suite to include Connect Mobile, which is in beta now and expected to hit

Published on: June 29th, 2007 Briony Smith

Michael Dell on

Direct Dell has in last 10 years grown from a US$5 billion to a US$60 billion company and the bulk of that was using the direct model. As I described to the team

Published on: June 28th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

FiberInspector Mini

Fluke Networks Canada announced the availability of a new miniature video microscope and fiber optic cleaning kits for improving performance and reliability of fiber optic links.Contamination and end-face damage of these links increases

Published on: June 5th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

HP addresses mobility pain points

Shanghai has a booming economy and fast-paced lifestyle. So it's fitting that Hewlett-Packard chose this city – with a population the size of Canada – to announce new mobile devices, including 13 notebook

Published on: June 5th, 2007 Vawn Himmelsbach

New Psion Workabout adds cellphone

The product is more rugged than the previous model and comes with enhanced imaging and RFID. The new Workabout Pro supports field-installable expansion modules such as scanners, imagers, other RFID modules, wireless LANs,

Published on: June 5th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

BenQ to split company

However, resellers and customers in Canada will see no difference in the branding of the company's digital projectors and LDC monitors, the only products it sells here, its Canadian general manager said.“It's separating

Published on: May 17th, 2007 Howard Solomon

Speak to me

Microsoft's recent acquisition of TellMe Networks could represent huge opportunities for the channel, say industry experts, but only for those quick enough to reap the potential rewards.As well, say channel vendors, success will

Published on: May 14th, 2007 Kathleen Sibley

Notebook Internet phones

Targus Inc. announced two phones for the mobile worker, the USB Notebook Mouse Internet Phone and USB Internet Phone with Keypad.The USB Notebook Mouse Internet Phone works as both a notebook mouse and

Published on: May 9th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff