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Crowdfunding: An investor’s perspective

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ 04/17/2014

Yesterday I had the distinct pleasure of being invited by the National Crowdfunding Association of Canada to be a panelist at their

Interview: Mark Walters, president of Z-Wave Alliance

In his current role, Mark Walters leverages his over 20 years experience with electronic product solutions, high-end sound reinforcement, vehicular sensing/controls, premise wiring solutions, automated building controls, RF mesh networks, home automation and security. The Z-Wave

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 17th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

WebsiteBox: One year and 5,000 new customers later

York Region’s WebsiteBox  celebrated its one year birthday last month with an announcement that it has signed up more than 5,000 new customers during its first year in business. Launched in January 2013

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 17th, 2014 Jonathon Shore

XYZprinting brings mobility to consumer-grade 3D printing

TAIPEI - At CES 2014, XYZprinting's da Vinci 1.0 won the Editor's Choice Award. Not resting on its laurels after that recent accolade, the Taiwan-based 3D printer is set to launch the da Vinci

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 16th, 2014 Karim Kanji

What open source really means

By Diana Zelikman, Fueled As open source software continues to develop, many companies have begun to see the incredible value that it could bring to their organizations. Conglomerates such as Facebook, Mozilla, and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 15th, 2014 Fueled

Freedom of speech gives Baidu right to censorship, judge rules

The U.S. courts upheld first amendment rights of Baidu, a Chinese search engine that's also the world's third-largest with an estimated 70 per cent share of the Chinese-language market. Baidu won the court

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 15th, 2014 Monica Goyal

Is Heartbleed deceptively easy to fix?

From the day the world learned about the infamous OpenSSL crypto vulnerability, the Heartbleed fix has been available and the organization's terse recommendation has been to apply the patch or re-compile the code

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 14th, 2014 Claudiu Popa

What the consumerization of big data means for data scientists

By Cameron Graham, TechnologyAdvice No doubt you've heard the term “big data” or “data analytics” more than a few times in the past year. Driven in part by a cloud-computing price war between

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2014 TechnologyAdvice

Heartbleed – don’t panic, but take swift action

What is it?  What impact can it have on your business?  Should you be concerned?  What can you do? Heartbleed is a vulnerability that has been around for two years, but it was

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 9th, 2014 Jim Love

Big data needs designers, not technologists

Guest post by Geoff Foulds. “Data can give you an uplift or a depression, but the fundamental trajectory is not set by data. Design is the most important function.” That was the surprising message

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 9th, 2014 Michael Cayley

How to stop Heartbleed: 7-step checklist to fix OpenSSL security bug

A serious vulnerability has been revealed that could give anyone access to private data on the web that's supposed to be securely encrypted. According to recent estimates, the Heartbleed SSL/TLS bug may be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 8th, 2014 Claudiu Popa

The future of work is having meaningful dialogues

How many times have we heard people complain about millennials wanting constant feedback at work? But is this really what they want? Take a step back and consider that maybe this is a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Ayelet Baron

What makes an app developer successful: Robleh Jama of Tiny Hearts

When news broke that one of the world’s most successful mobile games - Flappy Bird - was being shut down, it left other game developers and marketers collectively scratching their heads. Why? Well,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Karim Kanji

Infuse ‘data-informed thinking’ into the culture: Harvard chief digital officer

The importance of the chief digital officer will only increase over the coming years. Gartner predicts that some 25 per cent of businesses will have a Chief Digital Officer (CDO) by 2015.  Having

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 1st, 2014 Brian Clendenin

The 6 best WordPress plugins for your business’ blog

No matter whether you're running a small business or operating a big company, you can benefit from using WordPress by setting up a clean website that attracts potential clients and customers. Although WordPress

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 29th, 2014 Joseph Stark