Articles By ITBusiness Staff

Help Fort McMurray wildfire victims by donating your old tech gear

It's been two months since 88,000 residents of Fort McMurray, Alta. faced a mandatory evacuation as wildfires threatened to burn through the city. It precipitated the largest aid response to a disaster in

Published on: June 30th, 2016 ITBusiness Staff

First look: Microsoft’s new Surface Book lineup

Microsoft made a splash earlier this month when it unveiled not just the price and release window of the HoloLens, but also new products in the Surface line. We got a chance to check

Published on: October 23rd, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Election 2015 Tech Watch: Voting day edition

Website glitches, free Uber rides, and Twitter rants - oh my! As Canadians head to the polls, we're doing one last update on our Tech Watch feature for Canada's 42nd general election. Elections

Published on: October 19th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Election 2015 Tech Watch: Harper’s niqab play blows up Facebook

On Monday, Canadians will head to the polls to vote in the country’s 42nd general election, ending one of the longest election campaigns in Canadian history. We’ve shared some of the technology-related news

Published on: October 15th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Election 2015 Tech Watch: Google debuts resources to help Canadians cast their votes

With the 2015 federal election at its midpoint – less than six week to go! – Google Canada is showcasing a host of online resources to help Canadians examine their choices and make

Published on: September 9th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Election 2015 Tech Watch: Rural broadband and crowdsourcing to save our Internet

Canadians will go to the polls in a federal election on October 19th, following one of the longest campaigns in Canadian history. And the IT sector is sure to play at least some

Published on: August 27th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Election 2015 Tech Watch: The mythical Netflix tax

Canadians will go to the polls in a federal election on October 19th, following one of the longest campaigns in Canadian history. And the IT sector is sure to play at least some

Published on: August 6th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

The Business Case for Taking Your Phone System to the Cloud

Discover the value of hosted-phone systems, cost savings, efficiencies, and peace-of-mind.   Learn More  

Published on: July 6th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

HP Sprout brings 3D computing to Canada

Remember the HP Sprout?  The computer maker's all-in-one desktop with 3D scanning capabilities was last talked about at Intel’s CES 2015 keynote. That was back in January. Well, five months later, the machine, which

Published on: June 15th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

RBC and The Co-operators share benefits of using e-Signatures

What critical tool do you use in your business every day that is more than 2,000 years old? No, this isn't the start of a joke. There's a real answer -- it's paper.

Published on: May 27th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

CMO Digital: Shareability and time spent on social media

For episode #17, Fawn and Jim take a moment away from their busy social media-posting schedule and talk about just how much time finding great content to share really takes, and then give

Published on: May 25th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

CMO Digital: The growing reach of online video

In episode #16 of CMO Digital, Jim is fretting that his audience will be watching the show in a number of different formats, across a variety of devices. Good thing Fawn is here

Published on: May 7th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Are you getting the benefits of the next generation of Unified Communications?

The office is abuzz with connectivity — enabled by technology, VOIP and cloud-based solutions. This explosion in connectivity has merged disparate networks, desktop and mobile applications, video streaming, video conference calls (telepresence), and

Published on: April 24th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Brightlane Entrepreneur Awards: Tech entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are often told that they must perfect their elevator pitch if they expect success with investors. But the Brightlane Entrepreneur Awards is really taking that phrase literally with its competition that will

Published on: April 15th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

BrightLane Entrepreneur Awards: Education entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are often told that they must perfect their elevator pitch if they expect success with investors. But the Brightlane Entrepreneur Awards is really taking that phrase literally with its competition that will award

Published on: April 2nd, 2015 ITBusiness Staff