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Three SMB tech predictions for 2011

In 2011, IT World Canada is predicting that Google's search dominance will take a hit, you'll finally be able to work from home and myriad startups will help big business navigate social and

Published on: January 5th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Video Rewind: 3 gadgets from CES 2010

With so many technology conferences in Las Vegas, many tech journalists feel like they live in Nevada part time. But we can't just can't get to all of those Las Vegas shows. Futureshop's

Published on: January 4th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

3 amazing Excel 2011 tricks

Microsoft Excel 2011 is packed with new features, but three areas in particular are worth taking some time to learn.1. Themes and Cell Styles spruce up your spreadsheetsBetter-looking spreadsheets mean a better chance

Published on: January 4th, 2011 Rob Griffiths

2011 predictions: tech rebound continues despite security woes

Well my friends, 2010 was quite a year and as is our want, in this, the first issue of the New Year, we throw caution to the winds, dust off our crystal balls

Published on: January 3rd, 2011 Mark Gibbs

5 tips to make your CSO resume shine

The current challenges in today's job market didn't stop Phillip Mahan from bouncing back quickly after a setback. Mahan was laid off from his position as manager of information security and risk management

Published on: December 23rd, 2010 Joan Goodchild

Awards honour innovation in resurgent online tech space

After the dot-com bust, Michael Hyatt recalls, the conventional wisdom was that nobody would invest in the Internet any more.  He wasn't convinced. “I didn't think people would give up their e-mail addresses,”

Published on: December 22nd, 2010 Grant Buckler

10 tech predictions for 2011

We were wrong -- so far -- that Carol Bartz would be ousted as Yahoo CEO by the end of this year, but we were right that Apple's tablet, whose name wasn't known

Published on: December 21st, 2010 Nancy Weil

Group buying sites mature as huge market size becomes clear

As the packed-to-the-brim shopping malls on Boxing Day promise to remind us this weekend, shoppers love a bargain. That’s the crux of what’s inspired the many sites looking to cash in on the

Published on: December 21st, 2010 Brian Jackson

WikiLeaks finds friends with Pirate Party of Canada

Elections Canada is being asked to decide whether a federal political party can host a WikiLeaks mirror after a request made Dec. 16. The Pirate Party of Canada (PPCA) is seeking to support

Published on: December 20th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Apple to launch Mac App Store Jan. 6

Apple today announced that it would open its Mac App Store on Jan. 6, 2011, beating its self-imposed deadline by several weeks. Earlier reports had incorrectly pegged the opening to Monday, Dec. 13.

Published on: December 17th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Canadian companies win spots in prestigious Microsoft program

Another Canadian company-Lymbix Inc. -has made it into the ranks of BizSpark One, Microsoft's invitation-only mentorship program for new start-ups that provides resources and access to investors for select young tech companies.Previous Canadian

Published on: December 17th, 2010 Briony Smith

ITBusiness.ca’s top 5 videos of 2010

What makes a video compelling? It's a question we often as ourselves here at ITBusiness.ca as we look to bring the best in technology news to the Web in multiple formats - text,

Published on: December 16th, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

Apple’s ups and downs in 2010

It's not much of a stretch to say that 2010 was a good year for Apple. With the iPad and iPhone 4 coming to market, Apple saw much success in creating new markets

Published on: December 16th, 2010 Nick Barber

Microsoft vs. Google rivalry reaches boiling point in 2010

In case you haven't heard, there are two companies called Microsoft and Google that really don't like each other very much. These tech behemoths are battling each other on a dizzying number of

Published on: December 15th, 2010 Jon Brodkin

YouTube Canada’s top 10 videos of 2010

Step aside Google Zeitgeist -- it's YouTube's turn to show off the top 10 videos added to the video sharing site in 2010. People watched more than 700 billion videos on YouTube this

Published on: December 14th, 2010 Ian Paul