Articles By Candice So

The Clipless wants to help you access your phone, hands-free

One of the great things about having a smartphone is being able to use what’s basically a computer on the go. One of the not-so-great things? Trying to juggle your phone while doing

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 18th, 2014 Candice So

Trace wants to use drones to record and livestream your stunts at the skate park and ski hill

When Amazon unveiled its plans to launch delivery drones into the sky in December 2013, suddenly, a slew of people were a lot more interested in drones and the things we can do

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 18th, 2014 Candice So

All Hands on Tech: Clipless

Today, we’re checking out the Clipless, which its creators have dubbed as a mobile device mounting system. Basically, this means as a user, you can get access to your smartphone or tablet, hands-free,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 17th, 2014 Candice So

Data breaches, social media gaffes among top tech and legal business risks for 2015: BLG

As much as tech can present a lot of business opportunities, it can also create a lot of pitfalls for organizations. That’s according to Borden Ladner Gervais (BLG) LLP, a Canadian law firm with

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 17th, 2014 Candice So

Samsung might have a way to compete with Apple Pay, thanks to a startup called LoopPay

In a bid to compete with Apple Pay and bring its own mobile payments system to the market, Samsung is in the midst of talks with a payments startup, hoping to unveil something

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 17th, 2014 Candice So

The iPhone 6, the Nexus 6, and the Samsung Galaxy S5 – here’s what Canadians Googled in tech in 2014

The iPhone 6, the Nexus 6, and the Samsung Galaxy S5 - there's a pattern here, and it's not just that these are some of the most buzz-worthy smartphones on the market. That in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 16th, 2014 Candice So

Samsung losing some market share in Q3, thanks to Chinese smartphone makers: Gartner

Even as the number of Android users seem to be surging ahead of those using Apple iOS, Samsung may be losing some of its ground in smartphone sales to up-and-coming Chinese handset makers,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 15th, 2014 Candice So

Marketing budgets set to grow to $592 billion worldwide: eMarketer

It’s no secret marketers and advertisers are being asked to do more with less, with more pressure on them to prove the worth of their campaigns, even as they deal with smaller budgets,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 15th, 2014 Candice So

How Parllay is using ‘relevance’ to bridge the gap between doing marketing and making sales

If there’s one thing social media marketers can learn from search engine marketers, it’s this: Relevance. So says Tarek Najm, CEO of Parllay Inc., a new startup based in Kirkland, Wash. Najm spent

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 12th, 2014 Candice So

2015 predictions by Candice So, staff writer at ITBusiness.ca

In the year 2015... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_9SrVBoemmY Canadian marketers will become more involved with programmatic ad buying, and they will stop perceiving it as limited to real-time bidding for cheap ad inventory. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hX8nBYhp_tk We will

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 12th, 2014 Candice So

Salesforce releases tool for businesses that want their own app stores

Salesforce Inc. has launched a new tool called the AppExchange Store Builder, which helps companies create their own app stores. That allows them to skip mainstream app marketplaces, where their business apps are typically

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 11th, 2014 Candice So

User interface squabbles the biggest slowdown for app development, report finds

“Mobilizing the enterprise” – that’s a refrain that large organizations have been hammering home for some time now. For enterprises focusing on getting their apps up and running smoothly on mobile devices, that’s

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You can now share your Prezi presentations live, anywhere, anytime

Prezi Inc. has already made its mark in boardrooms all over the world, supplying speakers with creative-looking presentation slides meant to keep their listeners awake. But now, Prezi is looking to bring its

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 11th, 2014 Candice So

Jingle Bells in 134 sounds, looped 1,256 times

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1r6FQF5aapQ As far as Christmas songs go, "Jingle Bells" is as familiar as they come - but you've probably never heard it quite like this. Toronto-based company Klick Health has launched its own

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 11th, 2014 Candice So

Kabuk helping doctors, lawyers, and dentists with drumming up new clients

Four years ago, Asha Soares’ grandmother fell ill, starting a wave of visits, appointments, and consultations with doctors and specialists. It was a difficult and worrying time, not least because her family was

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 10th, 2014 Candice So