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Microsoft’s Office 2016 includes new versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint

If you have Microsoft Corp.'s Office suite on your computer – and the odds say there’s a very good chance that you do – you will soon notice some changes to your favourite

Published on: September 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

SAP’s integrated Hybris front office tools a shot at Salesforce

While Salesforce.com is busy making news at its annual Dreamforce conference, competitor SAP SE is making news of its own with a vision for an integrated new set of SAP Hybris tools it

Published on: September 16th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

FICO introduces data management integration platform

The large-scale adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) by businesses is producing more data and metrics than ever before. California-based analytics software company FICO is hoping to give meaning to the seemingly

Published on: September 15th, 2015 Jackie Atkins

Uber releases ‘Business Profiles’ to simplify expenses

SAN FRANCISCO - If you’ve ever accidentally expensed your company for a late-night Uber trip home from the bar, then you’ll be one of the people happy to know the San Francisco-based company

Published on: September 14th, 2015 Brian Jackson

HP brings ‘Instant Ink’ to Canada with six new printers

We’ve already had printing as a service, but now Hewlett Packard Co. is bringing ink as a service to Canada with its HP Instant Ink offering, now available as an option on six

Published on: September 11th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

MasterCard is looking for a few good commerce startups

MasterCard is looking for a few good commerce startups, and it’s launching a program to help nurture promising new companies in the space. Technology is rapidly changing the world of commerce, with mobile

Published on: September 11th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

OpenText brings big data analytics to the cloud

OpenText is bringing a new advanced analytics solution to the cloud, allowing users to access tools to make sense of their big data with an on-demand tool available through a tiered subscription pricing

Published on: September 10th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

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