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Web developers get new tools to manage client web sites

As it continues to ramp up its tools to support small and medium-sized businesses, GoDaddy has launched a program to help web designers and developers manage client projects. Dubbed GoDaddy Pro, the program

Published on: May 11th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Self-serve supply chain management helps retailer address ‘Amazon effect’

Anyone seeking proof of how cutthroat retail has become might try casting their gaze skyward. In its latest push to stay ahead of the game, Amazon is testing drone parcel deliveries at a

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Christine Wong

Samsung pulls away from Apple in smartphone sales

While Apple challenged Samsung for its position as king of the global smartphone castle in the last quarter, the latest numbers show that Samsung once again comfortably rules the roost. According to IDC

Published on: May 7th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Canada Post just made shopping online a bit easier for everyone

Canada Post is hoping to spur more online shopping among Canadians with the introduction of its new FlexDelivery service, the postal organization announced on Wednesday. FlexDelivery will allow customers to have the packages

Published on: May 6th, 2015 Brian Jackson

D-Link brings WiFi outdoors with wireless access point

If you’re looking to take your wireless outside, D-Link has you covered with the release of its new Wireless AC1200 Concurrent Dual Band Outdoor Access Point with PoE (DAP-3662). The DAP-3662 is designed

Published on: April 28th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Half of Canadian business still running Windows Server 2003

While Microsoft’s Windows Server 2003 will reach end of life in July, new research shows more than half of Canadian business are still running at least some of their workloads on the soon

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

IDC forecasts Canadian Internet of Things market worth more than $6.5 billion by 2018

According to a new forecast from IDC Canada, the Canadian Internet of Things (IoT) addressable market will be worth more than $6.5 billion by 2018. That’s a lot of things. Popularized in recent

Published on: April 21st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Apple updates Final Cut Pro X with 3D titles, expanded camera format support

Video editors will have some more tools in their arsenal and ways to be creative with a number of updates launched by Apple to Final Cut Pro X, Motion and Compressor, including new

Published on: April 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

How this software for boards of directors can prevent insider leaks

It was the middle of election season when James Detenbeck, the chair of the board for Canadian Niagara Power Inc., saw firsthand the damaging effects that leaked documents can have when an insider

Published on: April 16th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Customer-first culture key to success with CRM, Complete Innovations discovers

Although Complete Innovations helps track fleets of vehicles and workers around the globe, the key to solving one of its biggest business problems turned out to be right on its own doorstep. The

Published on: April 15th, 2015 Christine Wong

Improving customer experience in automotive, public sector and financial services sectors

Companies in the automotive, public sector and financial services industries will have help delivering differentiated products and driving new revenue through mobile, web and social channels thanks to a new partnership between Hewlett-Packard

Published on: April 9th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Made in Canada software helping to power the Cricket World Cup

While Canada may not have made it officially to the Cricket World Cup, many Canadians were glued to their televisions, and software developed by SAP SE in Canada helped to power the matches.

Published on: March 30th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Waterloo startup Eventastic looks to best Eventbrite in online event management

A Waterloo, Ont.-based startup is looking to top companies such as Eventbrite by launching a new event management platform that brings all event-related management functions together in one place. Eventastic is about more

Published on: March 30th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Future Shop closes all stores across Canada

Future Shop has closed all its stores across Canada with employees being informed as they showed up to work Saturday morning, according to several published reports. Visitors to the web site and users

Published on: March 28th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP opens its first Security Operations Centre in Canada

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) opened up a new regional Security Operations Centre (SOC) in Mississauga, Ont. today that is certified to deal with confidential government data - even if it's not doing that quite

Published on: March 26th, 2015 Brian Jackson