Articles By Jeff Jedras

D-Link brings WiFi outdoors with wireless access point

If you’re looking to take your wireless outside, D-Link has you covered with the release of its new Wireless AC1200 Concurrent Dual Band Outdoor Access Point with PoE (DAP-3662). The DAP-3662 is designed

Published on: April 28th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Google wants to help Canadian SMBs export worldwide

Seeing tremendous opportunity for Canadian small and medium-sized businesses to grow their companies by exporting Canadian knowledge and expertise beyond our borders, Google Canada has launched a new hub filled with resources to

Published on: April 28th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Algorithm shakeup: Google, Facebook make changes

Search giant Google and social media platform Facebook have both announced changes to their respective platforms that will impact web and social media marketers. Google this week rolled out changes to its search

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

NetSuite buys cloud-based email marketing vendor

Cloud-based financials, enterprise resource planning and omnichannel commerce vendor NetSuite is burnishing its marketing platform with the $200 million acquisition of Bronto Software. NetSuite announced a definitive agreement on Thursday to acquire Bronto,

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Half of Canadian business still running Windows Server 2003

While Microsoft’s Windows Server 2003 will reach end of life in July, new research shows more than half of Canadian business are still running at least some of their workloads on the soon

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Location technology pushes offers to Air Miles collectors’ smartphones

If you feel a vibration in your pocket next time you walk into a Rexall in Toronto or a Staples in Alberta, don’t worry. It’s just your Air Miles app. Air Miles is

Published on: April 22nd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

IDC forecasts Canadian Internet of Things market worth more than $6.5 billion by 2018

According to a new forecast from IDC Canada, the Canadian Internet of Things (IoT) addressable market will be worth more than $6.5 billion by 2018. That’s a lot of things. Popularized in recent

Published on: April 21st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

BlackBerry strengthens EMM portfolio, BES 12 with WatchDox acquisition

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry is strengthening its enterprise mobility management (EMM) portfolio with the acquisition of WatchDox, which specializes in secure file management. On Tuesday, BlackBerry announced a definitive agreement to acquire Palo Alto,

Published on: April 21st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Twitter offers ability to direct message those not following you

As consumers take to Twitter to complain about their experience with products and services, brands have been following them there. A new initiative from Twitter could make social media-based customer relations easier, but

Published on: April 20th, 2015 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