Slideshow: Lotusphere heads for the cloud in pictures

IBM/Lotus Monday began framing its cloud strategy around Notes/Domino and unveiled deeper support for BlackBerry devices on the 20th anniversary of the platform's introduction.The company also pegged March as the timeframe to ship

Published on: February 2nd, 2009 Jeff Jedras

Predicting 2009: Channel consolidation, more virtualization, less Second Life

The IT World Canada editorial team sat down recently to make its fearless predictions for 2009, from market trends and hot technologies to potential mergers and acquisitions. The following is an edited transcript

Published on: January 19th, 2009 CDN Staff

10 free BlackBerry apps you can’t live without

Your BlackBerry might be plenty powerful out of the box, but there are hundreds of third-party applications out there that can make the device even more useful. Adding the apps to your BlackBerry

Published on: January 16th, 2009 Logan Kugler

CES: Palm announces webOS and Pre phone

Palm (NASDAQ: PALM)is hoping to get back on track with its new Pre touch phone, which comes equipped with the equally new operating system webOS, both announced on Thursday at the Consumer Electronics

Published on: January 9th, 2009

RIM makes hostile takeover bid for encryption firm

Research In Motion's (TSX: RIM) hostile bid for Canadian security firm Certicom Corp. (TSX: CIC) could make the BlackBerry a safer choice for enterprise customers, particularly within the public sector, industry analysts said

Published on: December 5th, 2008 Shane Schick

Have you secured your BlackBerry?

During a recent panel discussion that drew about 80 information systems professionals, three attendees were found to have unsecured BlackBerries that could be touched via Bluetooth.“These are security experts, mind you,” noted panel

Published on: July 30th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

IBM boosts mobile access to Cognos, Lotus software

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has released software that allows BlackBerry users to access more of its applications, including its Cognos business intelligence software and Lotus Connections.It's part of an ongoing trend toward providing mobile

Published on: May 15th, 2008 Nancy Gohring

RIM goes beyond email and into Web 2.0

ORLANDO – Waterloo, Ont.-based Research in Motion Ltd. (RIM) furthered its partnership with IBM's software division, in particular Lotus, at Lotusphere, held here this week.RIM will unveil Lotus-branded Connections social software on all

Published on: January 23rd, 2008 Paolo Del Nibletto

Partners relieved at RIM deal

Companies that have developed software products and services around Research In Motion's BlackBerry are relieved the legal battle between RIM and NTP is over, hoping the US$612 million settlement will answer the anxious

Published on: March 28th, 2006 Shane Schick