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Citrix makes pitch for business Chromebook users

With an increasing number of applications being run from browsers, Google created Chromebooks as another way to wean users off the Windows platform. Sales of the small laptops made by Hewlett-Packard, Acer, Dell,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Linksys launches new router with open source code

Linksys has started shipping a new router, and it’s touting its latest offering as the first consumer-grade Wi-Fi router to provide thorough wireless coverage throughout the home through its four external antennas. The

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 10th, 2014 Candice So

HP rolls out new DreamColor displays at NAB 2014

Hewlett-Packard Co. has launched two new displays at the NAB Show in Las Vegas this week, touted as providing better colour accuracy than ever – and heavily slashing the price compared to its

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 9th, 2014 Candice So

How M2M rollout led to a big productivity boost for one Ontario manufacturer

When Ryan Bishop took on his new job as operations manager at Carleton Place, Ont.-based Rose Integration in the summer of 2010 he had a plan on how to keep tabs on the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson

How Windows XP can affect the cash register

Businesses have been getting warnings for months about the end of support date for Windows XP. On April 8, Microsoft Corp. will stop releasing patches for XP, and by now, many businesses will

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 4th, 2014 Candice So

I Think Security launches all-in-one solution for mobile, cloud, and desktops

I Think Security Ltd., a data security startup based in Waterloo, Ont., is launching a new security solution that aims to protect businesses’ data on desktops, on mobile devices, and in the cloud

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Candice So

Rugged Dell laptop features flipping screen

At first glance, the new Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme convertible looks just like any other rugged-ized laptop from the computer and server company. But play a bit with its 11.6-inch screen and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Shopify brings POS to Canada, offers offline-only option

Ottawa-based Shopify Inc. is bringing its point-of-sales (POS) hardware and service to its native country of Canada after a successful launch in the U.S. and is also making a bricks and mortar-only Shopify

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Backing up your data? It’s still possible to lose it, Kroll survey finds

It’s an oft-repeated warning that we’ve heard time and time again – back up your data, because you just never know if something might go wrong. And there’s nothing more disheartening than finding

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Candice So

Windows XP: The final shutdown

On April 8, Microsoft Corp. will end its support for the Windows XP operating system. After 12 long years of receiving security updates, having Microsoft technical support answering your phone calls or emails,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 1st, 2014 Brian Jackson

Half of Canadian businesses lacking in mobile apps, survey finds

For many businesses, having a mobile-first strategy seems like a “must” – and it follows logically that businesses would have some kind of mobile presence. However, in a new survey of more than

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 26th, 2014 Candice So

Adobe partners with SAP to arrange CIO-CMO ‘shotgun wedding’

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - Adobe Inc. and Walldorf, Germany-based SAP AG announced a new reseller partnership on Tuesday that Adobe described as a bridge between the CIO and the CMO. At the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 25th, 2014 Brian Jackson

CASL destined to be challenged on grounds it violates Charter rights: lawyers

Canada's regulations to limit unwanted email messages from businesses have been four years in the making, but if organizations representing the business community get their way, it could unravel much faster than that.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 24th, 2014 Brian Jackson

How Agria Pet Insurance is moving closer to a paperless office

A pet insurer is using document scanning to streamline its insurance claims in the U.K., turning to Kodak Alaris' software and scanner solution to make the paperless office more of a reality. In

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 21st, 2014 Candice So

HP launching upgradeable, monthly solutions for SMBs

Hewlett-Packard Co. is launching two new IT solutions for small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs), aiming to give them a boost with their technology and to jumpstart their agility. Announced today, HP SMB Solutions

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 20th, 2014 Candice So