Articles By Christine Wong

Canada a country of ‘underperfomers’, says Conference Board

Disappointed by Canada’s poor global competitiveness ranking, theConference Board of Canada is launching a new initiative to makeCanadian companies more innovative. The Centre for Business Innovationwill explore why Canadian firms are not world

Published on: September 19th, 2011 Christine Wong

New Centre for Business Innovation tackles Canada’s performance anxiety

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Published on: September 19th, 2011 Christine Wong

Vendor, support channels not ready for $408M M2M demand

The appetite for machine-to-machine (M2M) wireless solutions is growing among Canadian SMBs, but existing vendor and support channels have not matured enough to meet current M2M demands, an IDC Canada study has found.

Published on: September 15th, 2011 Christine Wong

Fighting fat with smartphone apps

A Toronto-area startup is feeding the growing consumer hunger for smaller waistlines by launching a mobile weight loss app.Vaughan, Ont.-based Newtopia Inc. will launch its Newtopia Mobile app in mid-October to run on

Published on: September 12th, 2011 Christine Wong

Wanna lose weight? There’s an app for that

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Published on: September 8th, 2011 Christine Wong

Express IT: Upgrading your resume with Web 2.0

Is the traditional resume dead?In today's competitive hiring landscape, handing in a boring old sheet of paper listing off your accomplishments in Times New Roman 12 point font might not be enough to

Published on: September 8th, 2011 Christine Wong

From Garden City to gaming city

Tobias Wiegand came to St. Catharines for love but ended up being part of a digital economic revolution in the city.Wiegand left his native Germany in 2009 to be with his wife, who

Published on: September 1st, 2011 Christine Wong

Under-30 entrepreneurs fail to woo investors with startup pitches

It’s a nightmare for most of us: a big white screen, a PowerPoint presentation, and nowhere to hide. But that age-old format recently gave some of Canada’s most ambitious young entrepreneurs an opportunity

Published on: August 30th, 2011 Christine Wong

S.O.S. for SMS: Never pay for text messages again

We love to text. We just hate paying for it.First, with apologies to Celine Dion, let’s talk about love: ouraddiction to texting is a global phenomenon.Canadians send a staggering 199 million text messages

Published on: August 24th, 2011 Christine Wong

Green tech sector siphons VC money away from IT startups

Canada's venture capitalists are going green, but putting less green - as in cash - into IT startups at the same time. Second quarterVC investment in Canadian IT startups totalled $136 million, down

Published on: August 17th, 2011 Christine Wong

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Published on: August 16th, 2011 Christine Wong

Web-based speech therapy service dubbed ‘SMB of the year’

Don't let the name TinyEYE Therapy Services fool you – the small Saskatoon-based company is using simple online technology to change children's lives in a big way. Using three straightforward tools – a

Published on: August 16th, 2011 Christine Wong

Researcher awarded for finding Facebook privacy glitch

A researcher who uncovered a privacy glitch that could disclose the sexual orientation of Facebook users has won an award from Ontario's privacy commissioner. Aleksandra Korolova, a computer studies PhD candidate at Stanford University

Published on: August 11th, 2011 Christine Wong

Manulife Web redesign nabs Toronto firm international award

Toronto-based digital design and consulting firm Delvinia Interactive Corp. scored a double win at an international business competition with its Web site redesigns for Manulife Financial and the Canadian Opera Company (COC). Delvinia's

Published on: August 9th, 2011 Christine Wong

Traditional resume is dead, careers site proclaims

Aleksey Vayner became a viral laughing stock when a video resume he submitted to Wall Street giant UBS Group hit Youtube, immortalizing the ambitious young jobseeker in all his karate chopping, ballroom dancing,

Published on: August 5th, 2011 Christine Wong