Upverter makes electrical design social

It seems like almost every niche community is getting its own social networking site lately, and now electrical engineers or DIY soldering-iron wielding enthusiasts can count themselves among that crowd. Related Story |

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 20th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Telus acquires Quebec-based EMR provider

Telus Corp. has expanded its medical solutions portfolio by buying a Quebec-based provider of cloud-based electronic medical records (EMR) for doctors offices. The telco said Wednesday it has bought privately-held KinLogix Medical Inc.,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 10th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Ontario gets low marks on e-waste program scorecard

Ontario's e-waste program may not be giving the province's residents the biggest bang for their bucks, according to a report to be presented at a global conference starting tomorrow in Montreal.The study compares

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Royal Canadian Mint reveals MintChip, issues $50,000 developer challenge

Hot on the heels of ditching the penny, the Royal Canadian Mint today announced a challenge for software developers to use a new digital currency technology.In a research and development effort, the Mint

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 4th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Car hackers can disable brakes, change speedometer, prevent doors from opening

University researchers have taken a close look at the computer systems used to run today's cars and discovered new ways to hack into them, sometimes with frightening results.In a paper set to be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 17th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Toronto patients test self-serve EMR system

Imagine patients checking up on their lab test result from the comfort of their homes, submitting blood pressure readings to their doctors without going to the clinic, getting prescription refill online and even

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 15th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

In Canada the “paperless office” is still pulp fiction

There's a big difference, it seems, between thinking green and working green.True, a majority of Canadian workers profess concern for the environment.Many even embrace electronic and digital technology designed to cut down on

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2008 Nestor Arellano