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Windows 10 Cortana comes to Canada

Windows 10 users in Canada can start using Microsoft's voice-activated smart assistant today, and you don't even have to lie about where you live. Since the launch of Windows 10, the popular feature

Published on: November 12th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Election 2015 Tech Watch: Voting day edition

Website glitches, free Uber rides, and Twitter rants - oh my! As Canadians head to the polls, we're doing one last update on our Tech Watch feature for Canada's 42nd general election. Elections

Published on: October 19th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Methodify offers marketers customer research as a service

A Toronto-based firm known for its data collection service, AskingCanadians, announced this week a new web service for marketers that promises to get real customer feedback with a 48-hour turnaround. Methodify is described as

Published on: October 16th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Here’s why you can ignore every Facebook status making claims about charging you

Social media hoax stories resurface their spammy head every few months. What makes these stories go viral is that they play on people's fears about their individual security. In this specific case, the

Published on: September 29th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Five tips for getting the most out of Windows 10

If there's one thing many of us aren't good at, it is change. Even when it is change for the better we can be resistant -- particularly when it comes to operating system

Published on: September 29th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

CASL not cutting it? Block sender and unsubscribe in Gmail

If you've ever felt a victim of your own email inbox, watching helplessly as it spirals out of control and spammers heap on message after message, Google wants you to know that hope

Published on: September 23rd, 2015 Brian Jackson

Snip – A promising screenshot tool from Microsoft

Screenshots are now a regular part of professional life. They let us capture and share relevant data within the organization. I tend to use browser-based screenshot tools but they can’t help when it

Published on: August 28th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

How to read Gartner’s new Hype Cycle graph for emerging technologies

As new technologies like wearables, 3D printing, self-driving cars, and the Internet of Things emerge out of obscurity and onto the commercial scene, it can be hard to separate the hype from the

Published on: August 19th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Terrific tips for tab management in Firefox & Chrome

Browser tabs have made it easier to multitask, whether you're at work or browsing the web for personal reasons. As I write this I have 12 tabs open on three windows and as

Published on: August 11th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Hootsuite’s Instagram support might not be what you expect

Users of Vancouver-based HootSuite Inc.'s social media dashboard will now be able to manage Instagram accounts with the cloud software ... but there's a catch. Instagram might be about sharing the moment with your

Published on: August 5th, 2015 Brian Jackson

How to get Cortana on Windows 10 in Canada today

Canadians often complain that they don't get access to some of the coolest technology services as quickly as their American neighbours and Microsoft's Cortana is the latest thing you can add to that

Published on: July 29th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Windows 10 review roundup: OS gets thumbs up on day one

There is so much being written and spoken about the launch of Windows 10. Microsoft's latest iteration of its operating system has spent the longest time in the beta testing phase compared to

Published on: July 29th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Effective digital marketing begins with one view of the customer

A house is only as solid as the foundation it’s built on. And in the world of digital marketing, the foundation a marketing automation platform is built on is data. Customers increasingly expect

Published on: July 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

5 ways to enhance your Facebook page

So you think you know how to use Facebook? Let me tell you, there's more to scrolling through the news feed, inviting people to your summer barbeque, and liking pictures of your friend's

Published on: July 23rd, 2015 Wolston Lobo

6 ways to speed up your mobile phone

Isn’t it annoying when you are unable to perform even routine tasks such as typing out a message or answering a phone call because your phone is slow? Recently my (not much of

Published on: July 15th, 2015 Wolston Lobo