Acer’s Iconia W700 tablet coming to Canada

Acer has pulled back the cover on the Canadian launch of its W700 tablet, which will hit stores here on Oct. 26. It'sAcer's first ever Windows 8-native tablet, according to our sourcestory from

Published on: October 4th, 2012 Christine Wong

On-plane wireless to take flight in Canada

Gogo has the go-ahead to launch its Wi-Fi service aboard flights in Canada next year.The service is currently available only in the continental U.S. and onselect Air Canada flights to the U.S. But

Published on: August 29th, 2012 Christine Wong

New Microsoft Canada channel chief outlines first priorities

Toronto - Greg Larnder's lightbulb moment – the one that clinched his decision tobecome channel chief at Microsoft Canada – happened as he watched his kids playing with an Xbox. At that same

Published on: July 12th, 2012 Christine Wong

Google’s $199 Nexus 7 tablet won’t be sold through the retail channel

Google's Nexus 7 tablet can now be ordered on more retailwebsites worldwide, but so far the less expensive US$199 model remainsexclusive to Google's Play online store, according to current listings.Retailers such as Staples,

Published on: July 11th, 2012 Agam Shah

Top R&D Spenders in Canada

Published on: May 4th, 2012 Harmeet Singh

Tech price war: Canada vs. U.S.

Pricing in Canada versus our neighbours to the south has been an issue for years, but has come to the forefront recently with a Senate committee assembling here to examine the gap that

Published on: February 4th, 2012 CDN Staff

As Canadians wait, Apple’s iPad 2 launch draws big lines in U.S.

Braving rain and cold, eager customers lined up on Friday outside Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) retail store on Fifth Avenue in New York to purchase the iPad 2, which officially went on sale

Published on: March 14th, 2011 Agam Shah

Meet Apple’s new iPhone 4G, coming to Canada in July

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) CEO Steve Jobs on Monday announced the fourth-generation iPhone during a keynote speech at the Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco.The smartphone will be priced at US$199 for a

Published on: June 7th, 2010 Agam Shah

Canada’s Mafiaboy hacker seeks redemption

The Internet attack took Yahoo engineers by surprise. It came so fast and with such intensity that Yahoo, then the Web's second most-popular destination, was knocked offline for about three hours.That was on

Published on: October 13th, 2008 Robert MacMillan

Online retailer Newegg comes to Canada

California-based Newegg Inc., the world's second largest e-retailer --second only to Amazon, is crossing the border with their newly launched Web site Newegg.ca. The privately held Newegg sells an extensive array of high-tech

Published on: October 3rd, 2008 Michelle MacLeod

System builder sorrow

Once upon a time, building PCs was a mainstay for many resellers, who could create machines faster, more cheaply, and frequently with better components than proprietary systems, and still make a profit.Those days,

Published on: October 2nd, 2008 Lynn Greiner

Apple iPhone comes to Canada on July 11th

With anticipation at a fever pitch, Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone 3G to an appreciative audience during the opening keynote speech at the company's Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday.To the surprise

Published on: June 10th, 2008 Shah Agam