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XConnect: – taking the pain out of doctor appointments

Nikolai Bratkovski is an entrepreneur with a track record in healthcare Internet ventures. Most recently, Niolai founded  HealthAware . HealthAware is free online service that takes the pain out of health appointments. Their

Published on: October 12th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Wizard of Oz tickets for sale on Facebook

Toronto-based AudienceView Ticketing is working with Mirvish Productions to sell tickets to The Wizard of Oz over Facebook and will be announcing a full self-serve ticket platform for reserve seating and general admission

Published on: October 11th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Telus acquires Quebec-based EMR provider

Telus Corp. has expanded its medical solutions portfolio by buying a Quebec-based provider of cloud-based electronic medical records (EMR) for doctors offices. The telco said Wednesday it has bought privately-held KinLogix Medical Inc.,

Published on: October 10th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Latest Sophos security releases target Android malware, Dropbox files

Sophos has released a new free anti-virus app for Android devices. As explained in our source story from Network World, theapp scans formalicious apps and malware on Android devices. In November it will

Published on: September 27th, 2012 Christine Wong

Google awards Canadian towns for small business tech savvy

Google is awarding several Canadian towns where small businesses have shown some technology zeal with eTown awards, the search giant announced today.The awards go to places where smaller shops have made use of

Published on: September 25th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Mystery around Apple’s new Passbook feature to be lifted Wednesday

The only official word on Passbook so far is its name and launch date. Other than that, iOS device owners will have to wait until tomorrow tofind out more about the new feature

Published on: September 18th, 2012 Christine Wong

Global public cloud market to hit $109 billion in 2012: Gartner

The cloud continues to grow.The market for public cloud computing services will grow by 19.6 percent to hit $109 billion this year, according to Gartner figuresdetailed in our source article from The Business

Published on: September 18th, 2012 Christine Wong

Webcast replay: Incubes Demo Day from TSX

Join for a special live broadcast from the Toronto Stock Exchange on Wednesday, Sept. 12 starting at 1:25 PM EST. Editor Brian Jackson will be hosting a webcast of the Incubes Demo

Published on: September 12th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Sophos Mobile Control released in cloud version

As employees are bringing smartphones to work more often and using them as productivity tools, many small and medium businesses are likely grappling with how to approach managing and securing all those new

Published on: September 11th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Launch36 looking for fresh cohort of east coast startups this fall

Launch36 wants you.The tech accelerator in Moncton, N.B. is accepting applications for itsfall cohort until Oct. 16. It's looking for startups based on the eastcoast that are preferably B2B and focused on SaaS,

Published on: September 11th, 2012 Christine Wong

SecureKey teams up with Dell for private cloud expansion

Toronto's SecureKey Technologies has picked Dell to help build its private cloud-based authentication platform for mobile commerce and e-commerce businesses.Dell servers, switches, security and storage solutions will be used tobuild the cloud system

Published on: September 5th, 2012 Christine Wong

FreshBooks launches iPhone app

Toronto's FreshBooks has launched its very first mobile app.The iPhone app delivers the same features as the company's desktopversion of its popular online invoicing and expense tracking platform.As pointed out by PCWorld,although some

Published on: August 28th, 2012 Christine Wong

Vancouver’s Vision Critical raises $20 million from OMERS Ventures

Vancouver's Vision Critical has secured $20 million in financing from the venture capital arm of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System.VisionCritical was founded by Andrew Reid, son of legendaryCanadianpollster Angus Reid. (Andrew is

Published on: August 28th, 2012 Christine Wong

HOOPP invests in $213 million NYC tech fund

The Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan has made a major investment in a New York-based tech fund.HOOPP is one of four new major investors in the recently closedCatalyst Investors III fund. The $213-million

Published on: August 22nd, 2012 Christine Wong

Wave Accounting acquires personal finance tools firm

Toronto-based personal investment tracking tools firm Vuru Inc. has been acquired by free online service Wave Accounting.In an acquisition deal in which the terms were not announced, Wave Accounting says that Vuru co-founders

Published on: August 21st, 2012 Brian Jackson