4 cool Computex gadgets that aren’t tablets

There were a number of cool new gadgets on display at the Computex Taipei 2010 electronics show, but many were overlooked due to the thirst for iPad-like tablet devices.Here are four nifty non-tablet

Published on: June 7th, 2010 Dan Nystedt

Computex showcases over a dozen Apple iPad alternatives

Companies showed off over a dozen new rivals for the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad at Computex this year, including a nifty 10-inch touchscreen tablet that docks into a speaker from Compal Electronics.The

Published on: June 4th, 2010 Dan Nystedt

Apple’s iPad Canadian launch not a barnstormer

Much of the initial gusto that greeted the Canadian launch of the iPad Friday subsided as the day wore on.There were early reports of fans camping out at mall entrances across the country

Published on: June 1st, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Mobile business apps shake up

In the thriving and highly-competitive consumer mobile applications (apps) marketplace, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) are well out in front. In the enterprise space, the landscape is a little

Published on: May 31st, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Five wacky and weird Apple-related crimes

An iPad theft in which a victim's finger was ripped off along with his iPad add to a growing list of Apple products attracting oddball crooks and offbeat crimes. Most tech related thefts

Published on: April 21st, 2010 Jared Newman

Windows phone? There’s no app for that

Looking for the niftiest new mobile app? You might find it on an iPhone or an Android device, but not on a Windows phone. Developers' apathy and a fast-falling market share mean that

Published on: April 19th, 2010 Preston Gralla

Leaked HP slate specs reveal weaknesses

Following the release of a new video displaying the features and capabilities of the upcoming Hewlett Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) Slate tablet PC, the specs of the device have apparently been leaked. The

Published on: April 7th, 2010 Tony Bradley

How to make your Apple iPad a virtual desktop

If you haven't heard yet, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) released a new device this past weekend called the Apple iPad. It's basically a computer and an iPhone rolled into one, but, like, 8

Published on: April 6th, 2010 Jon Brodkin

Tales from the line-up for an Apple iPad

Saturday morning, I found myself in déjà vu land all over again, as they say. I spent the morning standing in line outside the Washington Square Apple Store in Tigard, Oregon--standing in nearly

Published on: April 5th, 2010 Rob Griffiths

Apple will replace your iPad if battery fails

After facing criticism--and lawsuits--in the past over the irreplaceable batteries in its products, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) appears determined to get in front of the issue with the Apple iPad. Three weeks before

Published on: March 15th, 2010 Jeff Porten

Apple iPad production is on track

According to a report on Digitimes, Apple's hardware manufacturing partner Foxconn Electronics has confirmed that it is on schedule to ship 600,000 to 700,000 iPads in March, and a further 1 million iPads

Published on: March 4th, 2010 CDN Staff

The enterprise opportunity Apple doesn’t want you to know about

There probably isn't a week that goes by without an enterprise IT manager hearing one of their users lament “why can't I have one of those cool iMacs instead of this boring, grey

Published on: February 8th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

PC vs. Mac deathmatch: Snow Leopard beats Windows 7

I have a confession: I'm a switcher. My long journey with Windows, which began even before Windows with MS-DOS, ended with Windows Vista. While so many others navigated the Vista debacle by sticking

Published on: October 28th, 2009 Curtis Franklin Jr.

Must-have apps for Apple iPhone photographers

IPhone photographers have learned to delight in their camera's limitations and imperfections, using them as a starting point for creating artistic images. It's no coincidence that many of the most popular photography apps

Published on: October 16th, 2009 Heather Kelly