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Symantec updates Norton product line to penalize bad behaviour

As children across the country are headed back to class this week, teachers will be on the lookout for early signs of which students will be trouble over the course of the year

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 4th, 2013 Brian Jackson

PayPal and TouchBistro launch check-in and mobile payment service in restaurants

Your next cup of coffee could be paid for with your smartphone and PayPal account, thanks to a new partnership between PayPal Canada and TouchBistro Inc. Yesterday, PayPal Canada announced it’d be stepping

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 29th, 2013 Candice So

How offering free Wi-Fi to your customers can pay for itself

PowerCloud Systems has a way to turn a business offering free wireless access to clients into not just a way of generating goodwill, but also a way of generating business insight and even a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 29th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

VMware finding market for virtualization with SMBs

SAN FRANCISCO – Virtualization: it’s not just for the enterprise anymore. VMware is taking virtualization to the small and medium-sized business (SMB) segment. About 40 per cent of the over 22,000 attendees at

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 28th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

New industry association to raise Canada’s cloud profile

In light of recent privacy scares in the U.S., the Canada Cloud Network (CCN) is pushing to make Canada a cloud computing destination – and at the same time, it’s boosting its profile

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2013 Candice So

Competing globally as a small business? You’ll need IT

When Bashir Rahemtulla opened his forensic accounting business 16 years ago, he knew he had to pitch his company, Intelysis Corp., as a global firm, ready to move from one country to the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 19th, 2013 Candice So

Crowdfunding fever spreads to Canadian city halls seeking relief from budget pressures

You could call the Statue of Liberty the first successfully crowdfunded municipal project. Not the construction of the actual copper icon by Paris-based Gaget, Gauthier and Cie Workshop in 1881, but the funding

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 12th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Web conferencing service adds browser call-in capability

Toronto-based Iotum announced today updates to its Web conferencing service for small businesses including browser-based support for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Iotum's Calliflower product is a Secure Internet Protocol (SIP) service that

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 7th, 2013 Brian Jackson

SearchYourCloud offers free multi-cloud storage search, encryption

For those of you who can't resist the convenience of a cloud storage account or two (or five) but still fret about the security of your files there, the now freely-available SearchYourCloud application

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 6th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Hyperdrive unveils new startups; set for six months of intense acceleration

Hyperdrive has announced its third cohort today, the first group to be in its program for six months rather than just three. Eleven companies garnered spots for this cohort, housed in Communitech, the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 31st, 2013 Candice So

Customer service takes a leap into social media through In the Chat

The next time a customer complains about poor service and then takes to Twitter to broadcast that complaint to the world, there may be a way to answer that issue quickly and resolve

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 25th, 2013 Candice So

McAfee asks for your face and your voice in exchange for access

For users looking for more than just a password to protect sensitive documents, McAfee Inc. has just rolled out a new facial recognition service to keep their data from prying eyes. Launched July

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 25th, 2013 Candice So

Data loss is the super-villain of costly IT errors [infographic]

Apple Inc. is the latest big brand to face a potential customer data loss conundrum. But it's joining a long list of well-known brands that have suffered a similar or even worse fall

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 24th, 2013 Brian Jackson

SAP gives on premise customers path to the cloud

SAP Inc. is now giving its customers a boost to the cloud, extending their on-premise solutions to cloud applications. Customers now have the option of moving some of their installed on-premise solutions to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 24th, 2013 Candice So

Sage One for entrepreneurs coming to Canada

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. -- Accounting and business management software vendor Sage North America is set to bring its offering for startups to Canada, looking to provide business platform and progression path to grow

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 23rd, 2013 Jeff Jedras