Articles By Jeff Jedras

Measuring performance still a challenge for digital marketers

A new survey concludes that digital marketers plan to ramp up their spending in 2015, even though measuring performance and results is still a challenge for many of them. The report was commissioned

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Millennials aren’t shopping enough with their smartphones

You young people are doing a lot of shopping with your smartphones - but you should be doing more. That’s one of the conclusions drawn from new research by PayPal and Ipsos examining

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Hand-me-down smartphones getting a new lease on life

Are you one of those smartphone users quick to dump your handset when something shiny and new comes along? New research shows you’re in the majority, and you’re also helping to fuel a

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

No more hurried WiFi-resets for this Halifax coffee shop

Small businesses can’t stop work to be IT trouble-shooters when the mobile networks that run their payment processing have a hiccup. Square Inc. aims to solve that problem by bringing Offline Mode to

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Soonr wants to make file sharing easier for users, safer for business

Soonr is hoping to put an end to the tug of war between users that want to more easily access and share files across devices and IT managers that want to keep work

Published on: February 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Smug Apple may lose customer experience crown to hungry Microsoft

While Apple Inc. revolutionized how we buy and consume technology in large part by focusing on the customer experience, like any successful innovator it runs the risk of stagnation and complacency if it’s not

Published on: February 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Apple nearly ties Samsung in global smartphone rankings

Strong sales through the holiday period helped push Apple into a near tie with Samsung as global smartphone shipments reached new record levels for the fourth quarter and 2014 overall. According to research

Published on: February 3rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP’s new line of business laptops have a modular design

NEW YORK -- Businesses are going mobile, and with its new line of designed-for-business mobile devices, Hewlett-Packard Co. is betting that detachables will be the form factor of choice for the mobile executive.

Published on: January 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP’s giant Android tablet copies what you write on paper

Have you ever been trying to make notes on your fancy touchscreen tablet, and just wished you could scribble down your ideas on a good old-fashioned pad of paper? Well HP is giving

Published on: January 22nd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

7 steps to take for CASL compliance

Complying with the new Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) will require anyone that uses e-mail for business and commercial purposes to ingrain asking for informed consent into their DNA. That was the key message

Published on: November 13th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Hands on with Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit

Samsung Electronics Co. is preparing to release its next phone in the popular Galaxy lineup in Canada on April 11. The Galaxy S5 will also be accompanied by a new smartwatch from Samsung,

Published on: April 1st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

HP brings ink to the enterprise with new Officejet Enterprise printers

By marrying ink and laser in the enterprise, Hewlett-Packard Co. says businesses and managed print services providers will have more flexibility to lower print cost per page and find the right solution for

Published on: March 24th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Hands on with HP Color LaserJet Enterprise MFP M680

Hewlett Packard's new enterprise class printer, the Color LaserJet Enterprise MFP M680, seems like more than just a printer with an included pull-out keyboard and touch screen. It's a workgroup class printer, holding

Published on: March 17th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Dell’s mobile workstation gets South by Southwest debut

AUSTIN, TEX. -- Dell used the South by Southwest music, film and interactive conference last week to debut the newest entry in its Precision line of workstations, the  Dell Precision M2800, a 15” mobile

Published on: March 13th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Oscar-winning movie Gravity was powered by Dell Precision workstations

AUSTIN, TEX – The Sandra Bullock/George Clooney space drama Gravity won a number of Oscars last weekend at the Academy Awards in Hollywood, including the trophy for Best Visual Effects. And Dell’s Precision

Published on: March 10th, 2014 Jeff Jedras