Video game consumption up 46 per cent – but revenue stalls

Canadian video game consumption continues to skyrocket but that hasn't necessarily translated into revenue, a new study finds.Canadians acquired more than 77.6 million games for various devicesduring the six months prior to February,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 11th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Telemarketers – not taxpayers – to pay for Do Not Call List probes

The cost of investigating and enforcing federal rules against telemarketing abuse will soon be transferred from taxpayers to the telemarketing industry itself.The federal government announced Sunday that it will move to transfercosts associated

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 30th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Feds pump $19 million into auto sector R&D

The federal government is injecting $19 million into six research projects exploring new technologies in Canada's hard hit auto sector, Industry Canada announced today.Past Automotive Partnership Canadaprojects have included research into this electric

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 20th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Canadian digital gaming industry on a roll with new companies, jobs

An independent 2009 games sector census reveals a thriving industry in Canada with new development studios and job opportunities.The U.S. games industry, meanwhile, has shown marginal growth since 2008. The U.S. game industry

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 5th, 2010 Alex Wawro and Joaquim P. Menezes

Compliance demands hammering Canadian companies on all fronts

Canadian businesses are feeling extreme pressure to comply with ever increasing standards and regulations, according to security technology experts.Organizations want guidance on how to rationalize compliance management and recoup its associated costs, said

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 30th, 2007 Nestor Arellano