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You can now send a Starbucks coffee through Twitter

The next time you want to buy someone a coffee as a thank-you, consider it doing it the digitally social way – by delivering it to them via a tweet. Starbucks Corp. and

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

Indiegogo allows crowdfunders to embed campaigns on their own sites

Crowdfunding platform Indiegogo Inc. has launched a new feature called Outpost, giving campaigners the ability to embed their campaign pages on their own web pages, instead of just having them hosted on Indiegogo's

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 8th, 2014 Candice So

Intel enters wearable tech fray at CES 2014

Intel Corp. CEO Brian Krzanich wrapped up his keynote at CES 2014 tonight, unveiling a slew of new devices in wearable tech and a tiny computer almost small enough to fit into an

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 6th, 2014 Brian Jackson

We “breathe life through mobile devices,” Rogers study says

Canadian mobile device users are more attached to their smartphones and tablets than ever, expecting them to always be within arm’s reach, to connect them to the Internet, and to someday even act

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

2013 – A Year in Tweets

From huge sporting events like the 47th Super Bowl, to major news events like the Boston Marathon bombings, to news of the birth of the #RoyalBaby birth to Prince William and Kate Middleton,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 24th, 2013 Candice So

The most overused words on LinkedIn in 2013

Most people would agree being “responsible” is a good thing - but if you want your next employer to notice you, keep that off your LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn, the social networking site for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 23rd, 2013 Candice So

Canada’s most Googled tech terms in 2013

Outlook, the iPhone 5S, and BlackBerry 10 – here in Canada, these topped our list of the most oft-Googled tech terms in 2013. Every year, Google Inc. releases its list of the most

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 23rd, 2013 Candice So

2013: A year of disappointments

As the year closes, it is difficult to look back on the last 12 months in the Canadian IT sector with anything but pangs of disappointment. The year began with hope the country’s

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 23rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Oracle acquires Responsys for $1.5 billion

Oracle Corp. will be buying marketing software company Responsys Inc., for about $27 a share, which works out to be about $1.5 billion. The U.S.-based hardware and software giant made the announcement today,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 20th, 2013 Candice So

Tim Hortons double doubles down on mobile payments

The next time you grab that double-double at your neighbourhood Tim Hortons, you might not have to bring your wallet – your smartphone could be all you need to pay for your caffeine

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 19th, 2013 Candice So

Federal government to set rules on domestic roaming rates

The federal government is introducing new legislation to cap domestic wireless roaming rates, responding to allegations that the Big Three – Rogers Communications Inc., BCE Inc., and Telus Corp. – are overcharging their

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 18th, 2013 Candice So

Ron Deibert: Internet freedom comes down to a ‘clash of two world views’

For anyone following cybersecurity and digital privacy, 2013 has been a whirlwind. When former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden took the lid off of U.S.’ cybersurveillance activities this past June, unleashing

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 17th, 2013 Candice So

Top 6 videos on ITBusiness.ca for 2013

We have a lot of fun making videos here at ITBusiness.ca - we get our hands on the latest tech toys, we debate the merits of smartphone features, and we even travel through

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 16th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Cisco to add 1,700 jobs in Ontario

Cisco Canada and the Ontario government have signed a 10-year agreement that would see Cisco Systems Inc. adding about 1,700 high-tech jobs to the province. The jobs would most likely be focused on

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 13th, 2013 Candice So

Toronto airport launches self-serve passport kiosks

If you’re headed down to some warm, snow-less place in the U.S. for the holidays, and you’re passing through Toronto, you may want to take note – you can now use your passport

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 9th, 2013 Candice So