Articles By Jeff Jedras

Apple updates Final Cut Pro X with 3D titles, expanded camera format support

Video editors will have some more tools in their arsenal and ways to be creative with a number of updates launched by Apple to Final Cut Pro X, Motion and Compressor, including new

Published on: April 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

One device, two worlds of data

While users and executives were early advocates of the bring your own device (BYOD) trend, many IT departments resisted the pressure. Now, solutions are emerging to address their primary concern: the loss of

Published on: April 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Remember AOL? They’ve launched a programmatic marketing platform

Internet users of a certain age will remember America Online for its ubiquitous compact discs offering 100 hours of free Internet. Today, marketers may come to know AOL as a programmatic marketing platform.

Published on: April 16th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Content marketing platform adds deep data science to marketer’s arsenal

A Toronto-based content marketing and live publishing SaaS platform is boosting its big data capabilities with the acquisition of a New York City-based influence analytics marketing platform. ScribbleLive announced its acquisition on Wednesday

Published on: April 15th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Microsoft buys Toronto mobile business intelligence vendor

Microsoft Corp. announced Tuesday that it’s rounding out its mobility strategy around business intelligence with the acquisition of a Canadian vendor. The company confirmed that it has acquired Datazen Software, a Toronto-based developer of

Published on: April 14th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

6 emerging security trends, from electric cars to the connected home

Dell has released its annual Threat Report, highlighting emerging threat trends and looking at the most common attacks observed in 2015. The report is based on research from Dell’s Global Response Intelligence Defense

Published on: April 14th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Global PC shipment decline not as bad as IDC feared

On the one hand, worldwide PC shipments dropped by 6.7 per cent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2015, but on the other hand that’s not as bad a decline as IDC Corp.

Published on: April 14th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Digital marketers ready for Google’s new mobile-friendly algorithm

Digital marketers appear to be ready for a new mobile-friendly search algorithm from Google – or at least they say they are. An update to Google’s search algorithm goes into effect on April

Published on: April 14th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Bell kills Relevant Ads Program over privacy concerns

Bell has completed a total climb down on a controversial advertising program that raised the ire of privacy advocates and the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, and is currently being examined by the Candian Radio-television

Published on: April 13th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

End of Windows XP-fueled replacement cycle drags down PC shipment numbers

Research on worldwide PC shipments from Gartner Inc. shows a weak market for desktop computers is eclipsing renewed strength in thin and light notebooks and the hybrid PC market. According to Gartner, worldwide

Published on: April 10th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Chris Hadfield joins Jimmy Fallon & Ellen DeGeneres as Webby Award nominees

While stars such as Jimmy Fallon, Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Kimmel and Coldplay stand out on the list of Webby Award nominees, some 30 Canadians were also nominated and could reach the podium when

Published on: April 9th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Improving customer experience in automotive, public sector and financial services sectors

Companies in the automotive, public sector and financial services industries will have help delivering differentiated products and driving new revenue through mobile, web and social channels thanks to a new partnership between Hewlett-Packard

Published on: April 9th, 2015 Jeff Jedras