Articles By Paolo Del Nibletto

Panasonic ToughBook hits a milestone

Back in 1997 when Panasonic launched the ToughBook it entered a very crowded marketplace. There were more than 25 brands of hardware at the time. Do you remember these names: Compaq, DEC, Gateway,

Published on: August 15th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Biggest big data takeaways from Tour De France 2017

British cyclist Chris Froome defended the yellow jersey and captured his fourth Tour De France championship for Team Sky yesterday. But after 21 grueling stages of the 2017 Tour De France the digital

Published on: July 24th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Using the Microsoft HoloLens to brew better beer

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Microsoft HoloLens isn’t actually brewing beer, but for Deschutes Brewery of Bend, Ore., it helps them reduce waste and improve the quality of its craft beers. Founded in 1988

Published on: July 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft 365 combines Office 365, Windows 10 and security

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Commercial versions of Microsoft Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility with Security will now be part of a new suite called Microsoft 365. Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella made the

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tour De France stage 8 upset credits big data cycling

Frenchman Lilian Calmejane gave the partisan crowd in Les Rousses, France something to cheer about during Stage 8 of the 2017 Tour De France. Calmejane is a rider for the Direct Energie team

Published on: July 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Lighting up the Wimbledon tennis championships

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in the 2008 Wimbledon final played what many tennis aficionados believe to be the match of the century. This match is considered to be the longest match in a

Published on: July 6th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sweeping changes coming to Microsoft Canada

Microsoft Canada's SMS&P (small, mid-market solutions and partners) is no more. The company has consolidated the group in its Enterprise unit. In a sweeping new look for Microsoft, the software giant will have

Published on: July 4th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

20 top Canadian tech brands of the past and future

Published on: June 29th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Can video games improve your jump shot?

Ask first round NBA draft pick De'Aaron Fox of the Sacremento Kings if playing video games can help improve his game on the actual court and he'll say "Yes!" The former Kentucky Wildcats basketball player

Published on: June 24th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Printers among your office’s weakest links, MafiaBoy says

PALO ALTO, CALIF. – Noted Canadian teen hacker MafiaBoy AKA Michael Calce, made worldwide headlines just after the turn of the century for producing lethal denial of service attacks against Yahoo, Ebay Inc.,

Published on: June 20th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP’s escape plan for digital photos

PALO ALTO, CALIF. - Photos have become prisoners of the smartphone. Ever since the worldwide proliferation of smartphones in the market, people have stopped printing their photos despite taking more pictures. HP’s Printing Solutions

Published on: June 16th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Canada’s densest ICT hub is a haven for solution providers

Creative Capital is IT World Canada's series that examines the impact digital transformation is having to change the face of communities across Canada. We're doing deep dives looking at the major tech hubs

Published on: June 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

IoT bat sensors changing the game of baseball

One of the biggest trends this year in Major League Baseball (MLB) is “launch angle”. MLB has actually drafted a text book definition of what launch angle is. According to MLB, launch angle

Published on: June 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

One final question for ex-Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman

I hope you are enjoying the two-part exit interview with outgoing Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman. Looking at the Google Analytics data on this two-part Q&A and the breaking news story on Rola

Published on: June 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

An exit interview with ex-Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman: Part 2

In part one of ITBusiness.ca's exit interview with outgoing Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman, the leader talked about Rola Dagher, the new chief executive who will be replacing her and the advice she gave,

Published on: June 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto