One of the criticisms of Apple's iPad and tablets in general is that they're built solely for the consumption of media and not the creation of it.read more
Many of us expect a lot from the Internet, and for the most part, it’s do-able. However, Google’s recent announcement of the new Hummingbird search algorithm triggered guesses of functionality online that bordered on something Isaac Asimov would dream up.read more
Google this month announced that five communities have received a Google eTown Award for 2013, celebrating the cities whose businesses are leading the way in embracing the opportunities of the Internet.read more
WINNER: Alissa Bigelow!
Techvibes is giving away a shiny new Nexus 5 smartphone courtesy of Virgin Mobile Canada!
The Nexus 5 is powered by Google's Android 4.4 operating system known as KitKat. With a price tag of $500, the device has a quad-core processor, five-inch screen, and eight-megapixel camera.read more
Rockstar, a consortium that bought Nortel's warchest of patents during its bankruptcy acution, has launched a series a patent lawsuits against several mobile device manufacturers, including Samsung, HTC, and Google, the latter which Rockstar outbid for Nortel's patents.read more
Today, Google Canada launched Doodle 4 Google Canada, a contest for K-12 students across the country to design a doodle for the Google.ca homepage.read more
This morning, Waterloo's Communitech joined Google's exclusive Tech Hub Network for entrepreneurs.read more