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HP’s new LaserJet Enterprise printers emphasize security

HP Inc. is calling its latest line of LaserJet Enterprise printers the "world's most secure printers" with upgraded security, performance, and energy efficiency. The Palo Alto-based company announced today the availability of the HP

Published on: May 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

Barrick goes for the gold with its digital transformation

The mining industry isn't noted for its openness to change and technological innovation. However, Barrick Gold, the world's largest gold producer, saw this tech gap as an opportunity instead of an obstacle -

Published on: May 16th, 2017 Glenn Weir

Do you know where your workers are? How AI-driven mobile apps are reshaping corporate travel

Among all the photos of cheese sandwiches and disaster relief tents that lit up Twitter a few weeks ago, one tweet sublimely illustrated the power and prevalence of mobile travel apps today. “@patricksurry

Published on: May 15th, 2017 Christine Wong

How CAPREIT brought property rental management into the 21st century

A property rental management company might not be the first example that comes to mind when you think of digital transformation, but as the Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (CAPREIT)'s tenants

Published on: May 12th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Next Windows 10 update will make it easy to edit work across devices: Microsoft

Windows 10 users will be able to save, open, and edit projects across Windows, iOS, and Android devices after Microsoft Corp. implements the upcoming Fall Creators Update in September, the company announced Thursday.

Published on: May 11th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Google is killing Gchat on June 26

If you're the type of Gmail user who enjoys using the platform's Google Talk feature - or, as it's more commonly known, Gchat - to connect with coworkers while checking your messages, we

Published on: May 8th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

How many customers expect a ‘premium’ retail experience? The answer may surprise you

That the majority of retail purchases are driven by impulse decisions is nothing new, but as a new infographic from Cisco Systems Inc. demonstrates, the degree to which delivering an omni-channel experience across

Published on: May 8th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Mississauga places digital transformation front and centre with IT Master Plan

Digital transformation isn't achieved overnight, or without including every stakeholder along the way, a truism the City of Mississauga knows very well. Since 2015 the city, located southwest of Toronto and currently home

Published on: May 8th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

The modern milk man goes technical to solve recycling woes

Milk jugs are made of high-density polyethylene plastic, one of the most versatile plastic resins for recycling and reuse. Because of its value, a new industry-government partnership in New Brunswick is trying to

Published on: May 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

How Manitoba’s College of Registered Nurses used Igloo to enhance office productivity

Large or small, a more collaborative workplace is a more productive workplace, a tenet enterprise platform developer Igloo Software is more than familiar with and that the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba

Published on: May 4th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Regulating Uber led City of Toronto to save $3.4 million

What began as a discussion about how to regulate Uber led to the City of Toronto implementing a new, digital Vehicle for Hire solution that created new revenue streams and saved $3.4 million

Published on: May 3rd, 2017 Brian Jackson

Canadians are happy with their wireless carriers

Canadian wireless carrier customer satisfaction is on the rise according to the J.D. Power 2017 Canadian Wireless Customer Care Study. Based on a 1,000 point scale, the overall Canadian wireless customer care satisfaction

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Canadian businesses falter on analytics strategy: EY

When it comes to the adoption of data analytics by Canadian businesses has to play in business strategy, consider these two data points: 97 per cent said they had "some sort of strategy

Published on: April 25th, 2017 Brian Jackson

C-suite’s digital goals increasingly driven by competition, not disruption, IBM finds

While digital disruption gets the lion's share of credit for digital transformation in publications such as ITBusiness.ca, a new study by IBM Corp. indicates that executives are more likely to be wary of

Published on: April 24th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Let your online customers check out in two steps with Shopify Pay

Few steps in the online shopping process annoy consumers more than the number of fields they need to fill out before confirming their order - so Shopify Inc. has decided to replace it

Published on: April 24th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood