Articles By Mandy Kovacs

PointClickCare aims to digitally transform the senior care sector

The senior care sector may not be known as an early adopter of the latest technologies, but with Canadians over the age of 65 outnumbering children under 15 for the first time in

Published on: September 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – iOS 11 global rollout has some issues, Equifax breach gets worse

iOS 11 launches worldwide with some hiccups, the Equifax breach keeps getting worse, and Google takes aim at fake news in Canada. On Twitter today, it was hard to miss people’s reactions to

Published on: September 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Fitbit launches its first smartwatch, wireless headphones, and an updated smart scale

Apple may have overtaken Fitbit as the world’s top wearables vendor earlier this year, but the longtime leader has some tricks up its sleeve. Fitbit has recently unveiled its first-ever smartwatch, the Fitbit

Published on: September 19th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Google’s Pixel 2 is coming, Canada could get a Hyperloop

Google has set a release date for its Pixel 2, Canada is one step closer to getting a Hyperloop route, and mom and pop corner stores may become obsolete thanks to a new

Published on: September 15th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

How HP is preparing for a disrupted future

HP Inc. split from Hewlett-Packard in 2016, and in the year and a half since, the company has focused on having the heart and spirit of a startup, but with the brains and

Published on: September 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

HP reinventing printing with new cloud, security, IoT, and workflow optimization solutions

In what’s been a busy few days for HP Inc., the company has continued the momentum and unveiled four major solutions at its global partner forum, HP Reinvent, held this year on Sept.

Published on: September 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

HP unveils two new Elite notebooks and an all-in-one device

HP Inc. is hoping to enable greater productivity and more efficient teamwork with its latest product announcements at its annual global partner event, HP Reinvent, held this year in Chicago on September 12.

Published on: September 12th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Trump making U.S. job seekers increasingly consider working in Canada

Canada is no stranger to the controversial Trump administration, and it will likely feel its effects for years to come, particularly when it comes to jobs. New research from career marketplace Hired shows

Published on: September 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

PEI startup using 3D printing to reduce risks of body piercing, pet and livestock tagging

The human body piercing industry is estimated to be worth around $722 million, but many people experience complications ranging from localized infections and skin reactions, to more serious bacterial infections, traumatic tears, and

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Rogers using mentorship programs to foster women in the workplace

ITBusiness.ca takes some time during the 2017 Women in the IT Channel recognition luncheon, held in Toronto on Aug. 17, to talk with Kendall Milne Bancroft, director of retail enterprise sales at Rogers Communications, about

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

The 7 Virtues founder addresses women in IT

ITBusiness.ca sits down with Barb Stegemann, author, entrepreneur, and founder and CEO of The 7 Virtues, to discuss why women-focused events are so important and how she found her "tribe" at the 2017

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

IBM Watson serving game highlights at the US Open

The US Open is quickly becoming the high-tech star of the tennis world. In addition to becoming the first sports tournament ever to sell Snapchat Spectacles on location, the New York-based tournament has

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Canada is ripe for transformation, says new Canadian president of Dell Technologies

ITBusiness.ca catches up with Kevin Connolly to talk about what his first steps will be as the new president of commercial sales of Canada at Dell Technologies, and how the company is fostering

Published on: September 7th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – EU wants China-like Internet censorship, Apple dethroned as world’s 2nd largest smartphone brand

Huawei surpasses Apple as the world’s second largest smartphone brand, the Red Sox are using smart watches to cheat in baseball, and the EU wants to follow in China’s footsteps by implementing Internet

Published on: September 7th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs