Apple loses its shine as greed tarnishes legacy

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook recently requested his bonus compensation be tied to the rise or fall of Apple’s stock price and its position on the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.  In demonstrating anything

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 23rd, 2013 Marylka Empey

Rdigitalife: Is ‘robot evolution’ humanity’s next phase?

Text messages, emails, check-ins and status updates... we’re living in the era of constant connection, and when the battery dies it can feel as if life comes to a halt. Technology has permeated

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 25th, 2012 Karim Kanji

Watching tawdry TV is one thing, discussing it at work is quite another

If you're a fan of Saturday Night Live, you've probably seen the sketch, "Dick in a Box," featuring comedian Andy Samberg and singer Justin Timberlake. It's a spoof on a music video for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 14th, 2009 Meridith Levinson

How to pick locks and escape handcuffs

Schuyler Towne is sort of like MacGyver with a mohawk.At the SecTor security conference in Toronto this week, the American lockpicking champion and editor of Non-Destructive Entry (NDE) Magazine gave attendees free crash

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 9th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Business ethics – companies don’t always walk the talk

The IT staff at Texas Health Resources Inc. must deliver more than technical functionality. And it needs to deliver more than the business requirements: It also has to meet the organization's ethical standards.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 31st, 2009 Mary K. Pratt

Spy gadgets abound — but should you use them?

These days, if you want to watch over your house, your kids or your significant other, there's a whole world of high-tech security devices out there you can use, in forms you may

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 26th, 2009 Todd R. Weiss

Unethical managers cause Canadians to quit their jobs … even in a recession

Every indicator points to tough job market, but a recent Canada-wide workplace survey reveals many employees would rather leave their safe positions than work for a boss they can't trust.The poll of 1,600

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 25th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

“Ethics and morals” top workplace traits say recruiters

While IT executives are keen to secure the best talent – a greater emphasis is being placed on the applicant's character, a recent survey suggests. The online survey conducted in June by the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 11th, 2008 Thomas Hoffman and Tam Harbert