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Shoes.com partners with Slyce to showcase visual search technology

Toronto-based startup Slyce has integrated its visual search technology into the footwear retail platform of Vancouver's Shoes.com. The integration of Slyce’s technology will allow eight million Shoes.com users to upload a picture of

Published on: September 8th, 2015 Jackie Atkins

It’s time to start thinking about securing the Internet of Things: Dell

LAS VEGAS – Dell sees great potential in the Internet of Things for the line of business worker but adds it’s never too early to start thinking about how to keep all of

Published on: September 8th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Accenture launches analytics apps for telecom

Consulting and outsourcing firm Accenture has announced a suite of five analytics applications aimed at the telecommunications market. The applications, built on the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform, are designed to allow telecom companies

Published on: August 27th, 2015 Dave Webb

Marketing analytics vendor adds website auditing tools to its arsenal

Toronto-based web analytics and presence platform vendor gShift has acquired a Texas startup that will add website auditing tools to its suite of tools for digital agencies and content developers. With its web

Published on: August 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Not only are DDoS attacks increasing, they’re also lasting longer

New research from data security solutions vendor Imperva sheds new light into directed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against businesses, showing not only are attack volumes increasing – attacks are lasting longer as

Published on: August 26th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Waterloo start-up wants to get cables out of the meeting room

A start-up in Waterloo, Ont. is aiming to get the cables out of the meeting room and allow anyone to walk in with any device and start a presentation within 10 seconds. Ubiq

Published on: August 25th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Ambyint releases IIoT solution for oil production optimization

New oil production technology by Ambyint utilizes the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to provide oil producers with big data analytics. The Calgary startup was established in 2015 and has released an out-out-of-the-box solution

Published on: August 25th, 2015 Jackie Atkins

Salesforce enters the wearable workplace with 20 enterprise Apple Watch apps

Cloud-based customer relationship management vendor Salesforce is counting on the emerging wearable technology market to blossom and put its productivity applications in the hands—or rather, on the wrists—of field staff everywhere. Lindsey Irvine,

Published on: August 24th, 2015 Dave Webb

AppDirect extends cloud marketplace to ISVs

The app store that powers the app stores of some of the largest business-to-business cloud software portals in the world is opening up its product to give other vendors the ability to sell

Published on: August 18th, 2015 Brian Jackson

HP goes big on big data, looks to bring analytics down market

Big data and the analytics it fuels is becoming increasingly important to line of business users from marketing to sales, allowing them to make quicker decisions with better information. A series of new

Published on: August 13th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Symantec sells off backup business Veritas for billions

After months of seeking buyers, Symantec announced Tuesday it is selling Veritas to a group of investment firms for $8 billion in cash. The investors are led by the Carlyle Group, followed by GIC Private Limited, a

Published on: August 12th, 2015 Dave Yin

Montreal company helps content creators manage their video libraries

With video and content marketing becoming more and more important to marketers – including marketing to internal clients -- managing growing video libraries within an organization can become a challenge, and it’s one

Published on: August 11th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

New 70” interactive display designed for classroom and boardroom collaboration

Visual solutions vendor ViewSonic Corp. has launched a new 70” interactive display designed to stimulate interactive learning and collaborative brainstorming in classrooms and boardrooms. The CDE7060T is ViewSonic’s new 70”, 10-point touch interactive

Published on: August 10th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Canadian Olympic Commitee embraces the power of e-signatures

Canadian athletes are going digital as the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) says goodbye to paper and hello to e-SignLive’s e-signature technology. According to the CBC, the average age of this year’s team Canada athletes

Published on: August 10th, 2015 Jackie Atkins

New Epson ‘Supertank’ holds 20x more ink than your current printer

You may not have replaced your printer's ink cartridge for two years, but that's probably because it's sitting empty and you can't be bothered to go through the hassle of buying a new

Published on: August 6th, 2015 Brian Jackson