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Netsuite and Cellergo bring global payroll management to cloud services

One of the largest providers of cloud-based financial and enterprise resource planning (ERP) tools is adding global payroll management to its growing list of services. California-based NetSuite Inc. recently announced a partnership with

Published on: October 7th, 2015 Lindsey Peacock

Brands need to deliver authentic content to skeptical, overwhelmed consumers: study

LOS ANGELES – The news was likely not surprising to the 7,000 creative professionals gathered here for the annual Adobe MAX conference: as people are increasingly inundated with content across multiple screens, they’re

Published on: October 6th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Adobe promises creative professionals connected canvas across desktop, tablet and smartphone

LOS ANGELES – Having shaken up its software delivery and licensing model by taking its creative design products to the cloud, Adobe is showing creative professionals just what the cloud can enable: a

Published on: October 5th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Toronto contractor turns to technology to keep projects moving

With the construction industry having to adjust to even tighter timelines and more fast-track projects, one Scarborough, Ont.-based contractor turned to technology to get his team communicating more closely – and more quickly

Published on: October 4th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Canadian businesses not making enterprise apps employees want to use: study

A new study from Accenture finds that, while business leaders believe enterprise mobile apps are important and here to stay, building apps their employees will actually use remains a challenge. Accenture conducted 1,925

Published on: October 1st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Canada’s on-demand economy takes a hit as Helpling ceases operations

Helpling.com , a web-based service that allows users to order home cleaning, is ceasing operations in Canada after less than a year in the market. Berlin-based Helpling expanded to Canada in December after

Published on: October 1st, 2015 Brian Jackson

Shopify wants to bring Twitter’s ‘buy now’ button to Canada

Social media giant Twitter launched its 'buy now' button for retailers on Wednesday but, as usual, Canada will have to wait. Shopify is looking to change that though. Twitter first dipped its virtual

Published on: September 30th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP wants to displace the desktop with its HP Z240 entry-level workstation

For those line of business users that could really use the power and reliability of a workstation but just can’t justify the cost premium over a desktop PC, HP has launched two new

Published on: September 29th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Internet of Things moving from planning stage to execution: IDC

The Internet of Things (IoT) is picking up momentum as more companies move from the planning stage to execution, according to a new report from reach firm IDC. A new survey of global

Published on: September 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

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