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Amika Mobile aims to protect gunshot victims with new emergency service

Ottawa-based Amika Mobile, which has developed a platform used by businesses, retailers, educational institutions, and governments alike to notify first response units and contact potential victims during emergencies, is now applying its expertise

Published on: March 28th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe Summit preview – new look, more brains promised for Marketing Cloud

LAS VEGAS — Adobe Inc. is planning to launch a “next-generation” version of its Marketing Cloud suite at Adobe Summit this week, containing new tools that will help marketers track and segment customers

Published on: March 22nd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Google’s new enterprise marketing tool to compete with Adobe and Salesforce

Google Inc. announced today the limited beta release of Google Analytics 360, an enterprise marketing suite that will incorporate the company's existing Analytics Premium and Adometry services, and directly compete with such marketing

Published on: March 15th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Salesforce streamlines wealth advisory process with Financial Services Cloud

With its newest product, Financial Services Cloud, San Francisco-based cloud software firm Salesforce.com aims to become as useful to financial advisors as it's been to their colleagues in sales. The program, which was

Published on: March 15th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Versium guarantees greater marketing success with new automated list service

Redmond, Wash.-based data technology services firm Versium Analytics Inc. released an automated service today that allows marketers to build narrowly focused lists for advertising campaigns, which the company guarantees will have a higher

Published on: March 15th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

NetSuite acquires cloud-based manufacturing software firm IQity

San Mateo, Calif. cloud-based business software firm NetSuite Inc. has acquired Pittsburgh, Penn. cloud-based manufacturing software vendor IQity Solutions, the companies announced this week, which will allow NetSuite to create a cloud-based system

Published on: March 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Here’s how to use your voice to write and edit in Google Docs

Having added a voice typing feature to Google Docs last year, Google Inc. recently added another update to its signature cloud-based word processing software that not only allows users to write documents by

Published on: February 29th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Watson plays Cupid: new set of APIs give IBM’s AI an emotional intelligence upgrade

LAS VEGAS — Thanks to a new set of algorithms, now IBM’s Watson technology can not only beat you at Jeopardy, but it can probably score more dates than you too. Well, Watson

Published on: February 25th, 2016 Brian Jackson

20 per cent of Canadian employees work remotely: Dimension report

When it comes to embracing a mobile workforce, Canadian enterprises are a step ahead of their international counterparts, according to a new report by Johannesburg, South Africa-based global IT services provider Dimension Data

Published on: February 24th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe updates Photoshop Lightroom mobile app for Android

San Jose-based software giant Adobe Systems Inc. announced a significant update to its Android-based Photoshop Lightroom mobile app at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week. In addition to providing easy access

Published on: February 23rd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Driving tech innovation for the Toronto Raptors and Toronto Maple Leafs

At nearly 20 games over the .500 mark, the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) are having a tremendous year. The same, unfortunately, cannot be said for the National Hockey League's Toronto Maple

Published on: February 22nd, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Telus teams with Microsoft and Avanade to provide Skype for Business

Vancouver-based Telus Corp. has joined Rogers among the pantheon of Canadian telecommunication giants offering Skype for Business, the company announced this week. Available immediately, Skype for Business, powered by Telus, allows Canadian businesses

Published on: February 19th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Microsoft showcases updated version of Dynamics AX with Renault’s Formula 1 team

An updated release of Microsoft Dynamics AX will feature a new web-friendly user interface and a direct tie-in to its Azure cloud computing platform, Microsoft Corp. announced on Thursday. While an exact date hasn’t

Published on: February 11th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

FreshBooks announces new accounting platform

Toronto-based FreshBooks has been working on an updated version of its signature cloud accounting software for small businesses that uses a brand-new platform and will likely be released this summer, the company's CEO

Published on: February 2nd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Dun & Bradstreet announces new online credit monitoring database

Before there was LinkedIn, there was Dun & Bradstreet. In the pre-social media age, companies that needed to verify their business contacts would rely on the Millburn, New Jersey-based commercial database firm, which

Published on: January 25th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood