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Facebook’s Connectivity Lab unveils two new high-capacity networking systems

The Connectivity Lab, the engineering arm of Facebook, Inc.'s non-profit initiative Internet.org, which aims to bring the world online, unveiled two new technologies yesterday during Facebook's F8 conference that could make its ambitious

Published on: April 14th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Companies not integrating tech fast enough for customers, Dimension finds

With consumers embracing new points of contact such as social media and smartphone apps, and cloud and mobile technologies allowing for a seamless omni-channel experience, the call centres of the past must give

Published on: April 5th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Rogers to support IoT networks, oil and gas, food industries with new services

Rogers Communications Inc. has reorganized its subscription-based Internet of Things (IoT) networking services, and is now augmenting them with offerings for the oil and gas and food industries, the company announced recently. The

Published on: April 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Canadian Tire employees encouraged to use Facebook at Work

At Canadian Tire Corp. there are 2,500 employees that are logging into Facebook on a regular basis to post, comment, like, and share while they're on the clock - and their employer is

Published on: March 29th, 2016 Brian Jackson

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