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Inspiring panel of women entrepreneurs at 5th global gathering of  Dell Women Entrepreneurs Network in Austin TX

Dell women entrepreneurs event: The sound of inspiration

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ 06/03/2014

The buzz is palpable. The sounds of women entrepreneurs from all around the world, networking in Austin, Texas. Why does it matter?

GestureLogic shines spotlight on Ottawa-area startups

What happens when a university electronics professor wants to use technology to improve his health? In the case of Leonard MacEachern you get one of the most interesting startups to come out of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 2nd, 2014 Karim Kanji

Will Google bring the right to be forgotten to Canada?

About a year ago on ITBusiness.ca, I examined the question whether we had the right to be forgotten. Then, It seemed that individual’s ability to be forgotten on the Internet was still up

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 30th, 2014 Monica Goyal

How art inspires technology

By Diana Zelikman, Fueled As a child, I was enamored with the Mighty Morphing Power Rangers. When asked what I wanted to be as an adult, I frequently replied, “the Red Ranger.” He

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 29th, 2014 Fueled

Can chief data officers become the heroes of big data?

  While bigger businesses in specific industries have employed Chief Data Officers (CDOs) for awhile, they remain relatively rare birds. Not surprisingly the rise of CDOs and the use of the term “big

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 28th, 2014 Chris Thierry

5 office chotchkies that make things so much easier

By Diana Zelikman, Fueled When it comes to office productivity, there are a multitude of apps and programs to help you manage time and projects more effectively, but what about some of the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 28th, 2014 Fueled

The overlap between electronic health records and big data

By Drew Settles, Technology Advice You cannot manage what you cannot measure. And if you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it. These management adages are particularly resonant when it come to electronic

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 27th, 2014 TechnologyAdvice

4 best ways for brands to connect with customers

By Hugo Beniada, Fueled One of the first things that you learn in business school is that acquiring a customer can be up to six times more expensive than retaining one. Simply keeping

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 26th, 2014 Fueled

Top 5 wearable technology fitness trackers

By Diana Zelikman, Fueled As spring turns into summer, getting in shape is something that’s on all of our minds. Gym memberships are renewed and group fitness programs are started. This summer, we

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 23rd, 2014 Fueled

Rise of CMO tech spending could lead to ‘shadow IT’ threat

With CMOs controlling more IT spending for organizations, so-called "shadow IT" is becoming a problem. The issue is that CMOs are implementing solutions without IT involvement and possibly exposing the organization. Putting the organization at

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 23rd, 2014 Keean Persaud

TribeHR demos integration with NetSuite six months after acquisition

It has been approximately six months since NetSuite acquired Waterloo based TribeHR. Joseph Fung, TribeHR founder and CEO, held a media scrum at SuiteWorld 2014 to update on TribeHR’s integration progress into the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 22nd, 2014 Marylka Empey

What questions should we be asking about the eBay breach?

Shortly after the eBay press release hit the wire, the media started calling to ask for my feedback on the whys and the hows of this latest debacle. "Why did this happen?" "Why

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 21st, 2014 Claudiu Popa

BizON brings e-commerce convenience to buying or selling a business

Growing up, Nunzio Presta was always interested in being an entrepreneur and aspired to create a business that would truly help people. While still younger than 30, the recent Ryerson University B.Com grad was a sales

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 20th, 2014 Jonathon Shore

Hong Kong VC firm appoints AI to Board of Directors

Our future robotic overlords took one step closer to realizing their future of world domination.  In what can only be a page ripped directly from Skynet’s playbook, Deep Knowledge Ventures (DKV), a Hong

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 16th, 2014 Monica Goyal

6 questions to ask when choosing an encryption solution

By Pat Correia, senior product marketing manager at McAfee Inc. I was pleased to participate in ITWorldCanada.com’s recent #EncryptITWC Twitter chat and it was great interacting with IT experts and users alike over

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 15th, 2014 blogger