Microsoft updates Windows 10 with Mixed Reality features

TORONTO – Microsoft’s forth iteration of Windows 10, launched today, will have a major upgrade featuring mixed reality tools. Called the Creators update, Microsoft is bringing in more of a 3D look and

Published on: October 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sidebar: Microsoft Paint is not dead. It just has a new home

TORONTO – Mark Twain once said: “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”. The same can be said for Microsoft Paint. The 32-year old software program that has come standard in most Windows

Published on: October 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Major Windows 10 update coming in early 2017

At its October Microsoft Event in New York this morning, Microsoft revealed the next update to Windows 10, the Creators Update, which will release in early 2017 for free. Windows Insiders can begin

Published on: October 26th, 2016 Alex Radu

Epson forms Canadian partnership for 3D augmented reality technology

Printing and imaging vendor Epson displayed two contrasting wearable technology products at this year’s CES show in Las Vegas; one of them with a distinct Canadian flavour. Epson demonstrated a 3D augmented reality

Published on: January 6th, 2015 CDN Staff

The lip service given to marketing

Sometimes talking customers into “doing the right thing” is as tough as communicating with horses. 3D was cool but no one stampeded to buy it. Cloud everything is super, but folks are “hesitant”

Published on: January 31st, 2014 Max Spindle

Coolest, craziest new products at CES 2014


Published on: January 13th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel introduces a small 3D/2D camera at CES

Intel gets some Real Sense at CES. The RealSense technology attempts to bring immersive and human interaction to devices. The chip making giant says that RealSense is the first integrated 3D depth and 2D camera

Published on: January 7th, 2014 CDN Staff

Google Glass has not raised the awareness of wearable technology

My mama said, “If you can’t say anything nice about someone, don’t say anything at all,” so I won’t say anything about Google Glass. To its credit … the stupid thing did raise

Published on: August 14th, 2013 Max Spindle

3D Printing on Windows 8.1

SAN FRANCISCO - Recently at the famed Paris Fashion Week, 12 pairs of 3D printed designer shoes graced the catwalk of Iris van Herpen’s Couture show ‘Wilderness Embodied.’ 3D printing has come a long

Published on: July 3rd, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tech Data Canada enters Autodesk’s Platinum Club

Tech Data Canada announced that Autodesk has designated the distributor as an Autodesk 2013 Platinum Club winner for exemplary business results and customer support throughout last year. Platinum partners provide customers with best-in-class full

Published on: April 9th, 2013 CDN Staff

Canadian Tire goes high tech

Canadian Tire COO Marco Marrone may have said it best: “Why would Canadian Tire want to open up a digital development lab” at Communitech, the Waterloo-region’s technology hub that features other labs from

Published on: March 26th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

BlackBerry to get a 3D engine

BlackBerry and Unity Technologies are working together to create a deployment add-on for BlackBerry 10 smartphones.   BlackBerry is banking on empowering Unity's more than 1.5 million strong developer community to publish games on these platforms

Published on: February 5th, 2013 CDN Staff

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