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Steve Jobs’ greatest product the Apple II, Canadians say

Steve Jobs’ greatest product the Apple II, Canadians say

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Steve Jobs’ death resulted in a worldwide outpouring of grief as millions came to grips with the loss of one of the

Cavoukian orders Cancer Care Ontario to implement EMR

 by Nestor E. Arellano  What would it take to push forward a sluggish electronic patient records initiative? An embarrassing medical records fiasco of gargantuan proportion and one irate privacy commissioner perhaps? In the case

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 14th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Cyber criminals get more aggressive with social engineering tactics

by Matt Sergeant Cyber criminals are more aggressive with their social engineering tactics as evidenced in the September 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report. This month, roughly 72 per cent of all e-mail-borne malware contained

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 12th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

LinkedIn founder dead wrong about privacy being just for ‘old people’

Here we go again. Once more, the chief of a major online social network has called into question the relevance of privacy in today’s connected world. This time it is Reid Hoffman, founder

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 11th, 2011 Ann Cavoukian

iPhone 4S packs in over 200 improvements

 by Kye Husbands  Looks like we all got it pretty wrong today with Apple’s non announcement of the highly anticipated iPhone 5. What we did get, however, was a serious upgrade to the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 11th, 2011 Kye Husbands

Canadians cautious about mobile payment security

While many Apple observers were disappointed with the debut of the iPhone 4S this week, it’s not the lack of a near field communications (NFC) chip that’s irking Canadians. Many consumers expected a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 6th, 2011 Brian Jackson

30 considerations for getting tech to market: Part I

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Six months ago we launched this “12-part” series to put forth ideas, yield practical insights and provoke thoughtful discussion about what it takes to get technology to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 6th, 2011 Francis Moran

A gamer remembers Steve Jobs: My favourite Apple machine

by Jason Wilson   By 1987, I was a dedicated gamer. Several consoles littered the Wilson home, along with some old computers (a Tandy, an Apple II, and some nameless IBM compatible). I

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 5th, 2011 IDG News Service

Please don’t cancel the digital media tax credit

by Monica Goyal Rarely do I look at a government initiative, and think, “Now, that’s a good idea.” But this is exactly how I feel about the Ontario Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit(OIDMTC).

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 5th, 2011 Monica Goyal

Six iPhone 5 features we expect to see

 by Kye Husbands After months of speculation, and I mean major speculation, Apple sent out invitations today for its October 4 “Let’s talk iPhone” event, so Kudos to my partner, who hit the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 4th, 2011 Kye Husbands

Getting university IP to market: Levering youthful ambition

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Recently, we’ve talked about how Canada falls short when it comes to commercializing university IP and the leadership from the business community that is needed to address the gap. We’ve

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 2nd, 2011 Francis Moran

Canadian copyright bill digitally locked and loaded

By Nestor E. Arellano  The most recent iteration of the Canadian copyright reform bill which the government tabled yesterday is being praised by many for balancing the interests of copyright holders and consumers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 29th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Championship: A rising tide floats all ships

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette When we spoke back in June with Jon Bradford of Springboard, he made the valid point that the vision and drive of a few dedicated people is more important to the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 28th, 2011 Francis Moran

DemoCamp Halifax

 By Monica Goyal Want to see the best extreme sports videos? Want to network with other young entrepreneurs? Or do you want a better way to create great looking proposals? These were just

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 27th, 2011 Monica Goyal

Marketing lessons from my shoes

By Andrew Berthoff I recently purchased new shoes online. I like to support local companies, and I always look for things distinct, so I returned to shop at John Fluevog. I don’t often

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 27th, 2011 Andrew Berthoff