Celestica opens new microelectronics lab in Toronto

Celestica Inc., a Canadian electronics manufacturing services provider, has opened a new microelectronics lab at its headquarters in Toronto, the company announced today. Serving the likes of IBM Corp. and Cisco Systems Inc.,

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

Facebook updates user privacy controls

Facebook is rolling out some changes to its privacy controls aimed at simplifying how its users share information with the audiences they want and educating those users on what's happening with their information

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

Oscar-winning movie Gravity was powered by Dell Precision workstations

AUSTIN, TEX – The Sandra Bullock/George Clooney space drama Gravity won a number of Oscars last weekend at the Academy Awards in Hollywood, including the trophy for Best Visual Effects. And Dell’s Precision

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 10th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Tech firms large and small ready to hire BlackBerry cast-offs

When BlackBerry Ltd. announced last week it would be axing 4,500 jobs sometime before Christmas, the tech community in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ont. was left reeling. While the embattled company hasn’t said if all of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 27th, 2013 Candice So

HP monitors come with touchscreen, ergonomically friendly

Hewlett-Packard Corp. released a new line of desktops today, looking to attract a more specialized consumer demographic by building products with ergonomics, touch screens, and gaming in mind. Running on Windows 8, HP’s

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 5th, 2013 Candice So

Government-backed monopoly may be needed for broadband networks, ITU says

Ever wonder what the industry leaders of the telecommunications industry think the future holds for the future of ICT? Well a 35-page report on the outcomes of discussions like that can be downloaded

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Invest more in digital infrastructure, warns TechRev Innovator

At a night celebrating Calgary's entrepreneurial tech success, one mobile video distribution business executive warned that the growth of Canada'a digital startups could be hampered unless more is done to improve Internet infrastructure.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 26th, 2011 Martin Studzinski

Canada: We are not as simple as 10 per cent of the U.S. Market

By: Krista Napier What's wrong with simply taking 10 per cent of the U.S. market for a rough estimate of the size of a particular sector in the Canadian IT space? A lot,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 13th, 2011 Krista Napier

‘Smart City’ of Edmonton wins $400k gift from IBM

Edmonton is the first Canadian city to make IBM Corp.’s Smarter Cities Challenge list, winning recognition for its open data initiative and commitment to transportation infrastructure.The Albertan city is one of just 24

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 10th, 2011 Brian Jackson

What you need to know about SMB network infrastructure upgrades

Many organizations are cautious when investing in anything new -- especially technology. Familiarity often leads companies to stick with what they know or have always used. Holding on to the past, however, can

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 8th, 2011 Sven Rasmussen

Salesforce.com launches cloud-based Database.com service

Salesforce.com has opened up its backend infrastructure as a cloud-based database service that has a level of entry that will be appealing to many small businesses - free.The San Francisco-based firm launched Database.com

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 8th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Calgary, Winnipeg set to become new global outsourcing hubs

Two Canadian cities – Calgary and Winnipeg – feature in global professional services firm KPMG's list of 31 up-and-coming locations for IT Business Process Outsourcing (IT-BPO).Other global cities  on the list include Belgrade

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 2nd, 2009 Lynn Greiner

Ontario’s electric car infrastructure will use “cell phone” business plan

Ontarians could soon be paying a monthly bill to power their cars with clean electricity instead of paying at the pumps to fill up on gasoline, the government revealed in an announcement yesterday.Premier

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 16th, 2009 Brian Jackson

What makes a person a top IT leader?

If insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results, as Albert Einstein mused, then CIO Viji Murali, 52, is the picture of mental health. She's also known

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 9th, 2008 Julia King