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Is Google really fed up with censorship and spying in China?

Is Google really fed up with censorship and spying in China?

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Google’s very thinly veiled intimations of pulling out of the world’s largest Internet market highlights the issue of industrial espionage that trouble’s

Google’s Nexus One works in Canada on Wind 3G, Rogers 2G networks

It was no surprise when Canada was left out of Google’s Nexus One phone launch. This nation is getting used to playing second fiddle (or third, or 85th) when it comes to getting

Published on: January 11th, 2010 Brian Jackson

What part should travelers play in airport security?

I can safely say that I have one of the most satisfying occupations in the world. Helping to protect the intangible assets that drive the world’s economies is certainly something that most individuals

Published on: January 11th, 2010 Claudiu Popa

Lack of Marketing Savvy: Is It Restricting Growth Among Canadian Startups?

Canada has an abundance of innovative ideas, exemplary technical talent, and infrastructure to support its technology initiatives. So why is Canada not positioned as a country that is synonymous with innovation and commercialization?

Published on: January 8th, 2010 Krista Napier

The decade of convergence and the (n)ever-changing risk landscape

A full decade after convergence was hailed as the next big thing, right around the turn of the millennium; this elusive concept is making a comeback. The difference is that we now have

Published on: January 6th, 2010 Claudiu Popa

Google gives Apple cause for concern with Nexus One

Today’s buzz is all about the announcement that Google is launching its new Google Phone, called the Nexus One. While Stephen Jobs and the gang at Apple say they are not threatened by

Published on: January 5th, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

Cybercrime in 2010 – a tale of two perspectives

By Joaquim P. Menezes Will the battle against cybercrime get more effective, or less in 2010?  How successful will law enforcement groups be this year in tracking and combating hackers, spammers, ID thieves

Published on: January 4th, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

Why Privacy is Good for Business

While I often speak about the fallacy of the zero-sum argument that privacy must be sacrificed for the sake of security, I wanted to take the opportunity to also argue against a prevailing

Published on: January 4th, 2010 Ann Cavoukian

Good design for bad economic times

As we embark upon the adventure that is 2010 we arguably leave behind us the worst of the recent economic downturn.  As far as economic downturns go, this one was a bit of

Published on: January 4th, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

Tech that changed the way we live, work and play

Boring was among the list of words in my mind when I accepted my first freelance writing assignment on technology. Human-interest stuff, crime and strife where what held my interest – tech for

Published on: December 29th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Holiday fear mongering! Will Anyone Survive 2010?

Since my previous blog post I read a ridiculous number of security projections for 2010. These range from catastrophic scenarios to something much, much worse. To these I say, bah humbug! It seems

Published on: December 24th, 2009 Claudiu Popa

Wind Mobile plans and prices – good enough but not enough

First let me state categorically I think it's fabulous that Wind Mobile stores have opened across Canada. When giving the parent firm – Globalive Communications Corp. – the green light to launch (overruling an earlier

Published on: December 23rd, 2009 ITBusiness Staff

Canada’s top 100 employers for 2010

Last time I counted it was just three sleeps to Christmas Day and about seven more to the New Year. Is getting a new job one of your New Year’s resolutions? If so,

Published on: December 22nd, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Wind Mobile edges out competition with unlimited options, no contracts

I may have kicked off my blogging efforts for ITB with a lot of mobile stuff, but that's not going to stop me from continuing to do so. Let's face it, with the

Published on: December 21st, 2009 Brian Jackson

Man lands job with single tweet

As tweeters go Hal Thomas is definitely no twit. At a time when more than 15 million people are unemployed across America and job hunters are often advised to “send out hundreds” of

Published on: December 21st, 2009 Nestor Arellano