Bublcam raises more than $300,000 on Kickstarter

Two years ago, Sean Ramsay decided he wanted to build a camera that could record images and video not just from the front and from the back – but one that would be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 12th, 2013 Candice So

Dandy on a race to build crowdsourced app in 60 days

A startup has kicked off an ambitious project to build a mobile app in just 60 days – one that was chosen not by its own developers, but through a community. Working out

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 22nd, 2013 Candice So

Yahoo CEO Mayer designed organization for mobile success

Being from Wisconsin, it's no surprise that Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer quotes legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi when discussing leadership. It's also no wonder she describes her leadership role at one

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 20th, 2013 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry now has a Porsche phone on the market

There still appears to be appetite for BlackBerry smartphones in the luxury market, and Porsche Design Group is looking to meet that need with its recently-released, high-end BlackBerry smartphone. Porsche Design, not to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 19th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Inbound marketing: how to fix your leaky bucket

Entrepreneur and self-proclaimed "conversion optimization" junkie Peep Laja should know that inbound marketing is best driven by experiments. After all, even his name is an experiment, he tells the crowd at Toronto's Mesh

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 7th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Adobe’s first hardware in the form of a ‘cloud pen’ and digital ruler

For creative professionals who have always longed for the feeling of pen and paper while they've worked with a stylus, mouse, and screen, Adobe Systems Inc. has two new tools that just might

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 1st, 2013 Candice So

User experience – Are you staying at your own hotel?

It was a luxury hotel - right down to the name, Shangri-La. It had every amenity. Every item radiated luxury. The staff was fabulous - well-trained, dedicated to satisfying your every need. So

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 23rd, 2013 Jim Love

Man installs iOS 7 update without complaint

A Toronto man reports that he successfully updated his iPhone 4S to the new version of Apple's iOS software without complaining even once on social media. Kelvin Macintosh, 30, says he saw the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 19th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Microsoft’s Bing getting fresh look in coming weeks

Bing, Microsoft Corp.’s search engine, is getting a new look – one that involves a two-column layout that will adapt to the user’s device. With a new, bright orange logo, Microsoft has revamped

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

Apple’s iOS 7 design reimagined in DesignCrowd contest

Any time a well-used technology brand gets a makeover, there's no shortage of strong opinions on the matter. When Apple Inc. revealed its new look for iOS 7 at its Worldwide Developers (WWDC)

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 29th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Welcome to the new ITBusiness.ca!

Welcome to a new and improved www.itbusiness.ca! We hope you find it provides you with a more fluid, interactive and intuitive experience. Over the last few months, our people have been working hard

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 27th, 2013 Brian Jackson

‘Secret agent’ wrist watch says the time is now for crowdfunding

Division Furtive is an independent Montréal-based watchmaker that has designed a wrist watch where the traditional rotating hour and minute hands are replaced by horizontal linear cursors. Their Kickstarter campaign is currently still in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 22nd, 2012 Brian Jackson

Stact’s elegant wine rack a crowdfunding success

Stact is a modular wine rack that you hang on your wall. It's available in a number of different colours and textures, and the panels can be adapted to any space. What's important

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 21st, 2012 Brian Jackson

SalesChoice readies all-Canadian alternative to Salesforce.com

As the President and CEO of a small company, Camille Peters feels like her time is stretched pretty thin, and she especially felt like she didn’t have time to endlessly fill out all

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 19th, 2012 Brian Jackson