Hardware

Sony sells 3M Playstation VR (PSVR) headsets in line with Digi-Capital AR/VR/XR Analytics Platform forecasts

Sony announced that is has sold over 3 million Playstation VR (PSVR) headsets to date, making it the clear market leader in the premium/standalone VR platform sector over its HTC Vive and Oculus Rift competitors. These numbers are exactly in line with the hardware sales forecasts in Digi-Capital†...

Episode 80: Trust and the Future of Computing with Alistair Croll

In this continuation of their earlier conversation (see Episode 79), Jon Prial and Alistair Croll, the Founder and Content Chair of Fwd50, discuss GDPR, the critical role of trust and how computing will evolve in the months and years ahead. You’ll Hear About Personal data and trust The economic ...

Digi-Capital launches AR/VR/XR Analytics Platform

Digi-Capital has launched its Analytics Platform as the new AR/VR/XR industry dashboard for startups, corporates and VCs. It helps you to know everything in AR/VR/XR, with 500,000+ data points across hardware, software, platforms, products/services, business models, categories and countries. It al ...

Salesforce.com stock has defensive characteristics, this portfolio manager says

Marc Benioff Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) may be too rich for some investors but as the indisputable market leader in CRM software and services, the company is deserving of its high valuation, says Cameron Hurst, chief investment officer at Equium Capital Management, who argues that in these late st ...

A BlackBerry takeover might be around the corner, this fund manager says

David Cockfield BlackBerry’s (TSX, NYSE:BB) share price may be mired in lows not seen since last summer, but Northland Wealth’s David Cockfield says that the tech company’s transformation from hardware to software has been a success, even if the share price isn’t showing it yet. “We’ ...

Sonos shoots for IPO backed by premium hardware and broad content ecosystem

Sonos files for an IPO as its strategy to be a central piece of the smart home market becomes clear. ...

BlackBerry and Samsung team up on new IoT solutions

Former mobile device giant BlackBerry Ltd. is extending its partnership with present mobile device giant Samsung Electronics Ltd. on a series of Enterprise of Things solutions. According to a press release issued Wednesday, the companies’ new “multi-year strategic relationship” will involve co ...

Reliq Health has a 41 per cent upside, says PI Financial

Patient monitoring software company Reliq Health Technologies (TSXV:RHT) received a coverage launch by PI Financial’s David Kwan on Tuesday, with the analyst giving RHT a “Buy” rating and a $2.60 target price, representing a potential 12-month return of 40.5 per cent at the time of publicatio ...

TrackX and Trakopolis are two Canadian IoT companies to watch, Haywood Securities says

As the market for connected technology continues to evolve, companies in the Internet of Things sector are seeing their growth opportunities multiply, including two emerging Canadian businesses that analyst Pardeep Sangha of Haywood Securities has added to his watchlist of tech companies: TrackX Ho ...

FLYHT Aerospace is having trouble getting off the ground, Hap Sneddon says

Hap Sneddon Since completing a ten-for-one share consolidation last July, aerospace communications company FLYHT Aerospace Solutions (TSXV:FLY) has seen its share price take a tumble. The news from a technical perspective is less than rosy, says Hap Sneddon, President and Chief Portfolio Manager ...