HP is sticking with the Chromebook

Laptops running Google’s Chrome OS haven’t exactly set the computing world on fire, but Hewlett-Packard Co. is sticking with the concept and has released a new model – the HP Chromebook14. According to

Published on: September 25th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Cloud storage pricing is getting lower and lower

Artisan Infrastructure, the wholesale Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) vendor, released Object Based Cloud Storage that is priced significantly lower than Rackspace. The new offering is priced at $0.029 per GB (just under three cents) and

Published on: August 20th, 2013 CDN Staff

IBM makes historic partnership with Google

Today the old world of computing met the new world as IBM announced an open development alliance with Google around Power server chip. This alliance marks the first time IBM is making its

Published on: August 6th, 2013 CDN Staff

Asus and Google introduce Nexus 7 Android tablet

Asus and Google have teamed to release a refreshed Nexus 7, their 7” Android tablet, with some unique and compelling features. According to the vendors, the Nexus boasts the “sharpest ever tablet screen”

Published on: July 24th, 2013 CDN Staff

The silent economy could change the way technology is acquired

Companies no longer work for a year or more on a new product or device and then roll out something that is spectacularly different. Instead, they roll out a new version with a

Published on: July 24th, 2013 Max Spindle

Past, present and future smartwatches

Published on: July 8th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

It’s a matter of time for Microsoft

SAN FRANCISCO – The one bad thing about sustained market dominance is that you’ll have to constantly deal with the wants and needs of too many customers. And, those customers may not have

Published on: June 26th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

BYOD created business opportunities and business headaches

The mobile device industry has been around since 1973 when Motorola’s Dr Martin Cooper unveiled the first brick mobile phone; and it muddled along for years, focusing on selling connectivity units for really

Published on: June 24th, 2013 Max Spindle

HP, Google launch SMB reseller program

LAS VEGAS – Hewlett-Packard and Google Inc. have announced a partnership aimed at pre-integrating HP hardware products with the search engine giant’s collections of business-focused apps to develop easy to use products and

Published on: June 13th, 2013 Nestor Arellano

Samsung stripped down device, a white Nexus and domestic smartphones

It’s been a wild day in the mobile computing space as Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics and Motorola competed for the attention and mindshare of the channel. Samsung introduced a stripped down Galaxy S4

Published on: May 30th, 2013 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top 100 list and how the PC can escape certain death in this month’s CDN digital edition

In this month’s tablet-friendly digital edition, CDN magazine lists the Top 100 Solution Providers in Canada. And, the list will have many surprises. Also make sure to check out the Top 100 report

Published on: May 17th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Google’s Chrome OS is fine – if you’ve got WiFi

It was the best of OSes, it was the worst of OSes. OK, well maybe not the best (or the worst), but the contrast between the Google Chrome OS with WiFi access and

Published on: May 8th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Sometimes market correction requires rocking the boat

OMG Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer made a policy change and told people they had to show up to work. It’s obvious she’s the Wicked Witch of the West. Oh, you say, Best Buy’s boss

Published on: March 25th, 2013 Max Spindle

Major retailer opens up digital lab in Waterloo-region tech hub

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 21st, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto