Hashtag Trending – iPhone X too expensive and fragile? Microsoft teams up with Qualcomm, Amazon lands on Apple TV

The iPhone X may be too expensive and too fragile, Microsoft is teaming up with Qualcomm, and Amazon Prime Video lands on Apple TV. From Google Trends – Consumer Reports has finally released

Published on: December 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

Hashtag Trending – Potential for the biggest tech acquisition in history, Samsung takes shots at Apple

Broadcom’s offer to buy chipmaker Qualcomm would nearly double the record for biggest tech acquisition, Samsung is taking shots at Apple fans in its new ad, and you really shouldn’t drop your iPhone

Published on: November 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

Broadcom’s offer to buy Qualcomm would be biggest tech deal ever

If the Broadcom deal to buy fellow chipmaker Qualcomm goes through, it would make it the biggest tech deal ever at $130 billion. Broadcom Ltd. confirmed this morning that it has made an

Published on: November 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Qualcomm wants to stop Apple from selling new iPhones in the U.S.

The bitter legal battle between Apple Inc. and Qualcomm Inc. has taken another turn, with the San Diego, Calif.-based microchip manufacturer filing six patent infringement complaints aimed at halting the sale of new

Published on: July 7th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

First 5G smartphone shown off at Mobile World Congress

ZTE may have announced the most future forward smartphone yet, but it's still a ways away from being possible in Canada. The Gigabit Phone, the world's first 5G smartphone, was revealed by the

Published on: March 1st, 2017 Alex Radu

Asus highlights from CES 2017

CES - that time of the year when Las Vegas becomes the centre of the tech world. All of the major hardware manufacturers are in attendance, including Asus, which showed off new augmented

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

HP re-enters the smartphone market

It’s been almost five years since HP Inc. abandoned Palm and webOS; and its last smartphone, the HP VoiceTab, was launched two years ago – in India. But now HP is re-entering the North

Published on: February 22nd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Surface Mini tablet coming soon?

Consumers in the market for a new tablet device might find a host of new Surface models on store shelves soon. Microsoft Corp. is said to be preparing to introduce several new versions

Published on: May 7th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Smartphone for the blind vendor interested in new resellers

The Project Ray smartphone looks no different than any other smartphone in the market except that this smartphone is specifically for the blind. Based in Israel, Project Ray Ltd. currently has three smartphones available for

Published on: January 16th, 2014 CDN Staff

Why smartwatches don’t have staying power

We’re all attracted by bright, shiny objects like new, sexy smartphones, tablets, watches and bracelets but without down-to-earth servers to handle, service and deliver up all the stuff they’re just … cute. The

Published on: October 10th, 2013 Max Spindle

Qualcomm calls eight-core processors a “dumb” idea

Does more processor cores mean a better user experience? Mobile processor vendor Qualcomm doesn’t think so; in fact, it thinks that’s a pretty dumb idea. MediaTek, a fellow Taiwanese rival to Qualcomm, recently

Published on: August 2nd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Smartphone chips can only do so much

Right after storage firms, chip companies are the most unappreciated folks in the industry. They plug away making things that do more and more for less and less and all you say is

Published on: May 30th, 2013 Max Spindle

Qualcomm CES keynote just not sexy enough

I acknowledge Qualcomm CEOPaul Jacobs is trying to deliver a great experience at the CES keynote on Monday, January 7. He should be given credit for that and even some praise for being courageous enough to

Published on: January 4th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Qualcomm says Windows Mobile 7 key for mini-laptops

Mobile phone chip giant Qualcomm on Monday showed off a mini-laptop that could cost around US$299 and offer quick wireless access to the Internet via 3G (third generation) mobile telecommunications networks.The laptop, made

Published on: June 2nd, 2008 Dan Nystedt