Google launching programmatic buying platform for video marketers

Video marketers have been buying ad slots from online video platforms for a while, but Google Inc. is now taking a leap into this space with its own ad marketplace. On Wednesday, the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 4th, 2014 Candice So

Square Canada office set to expand as new solutions migrate north

Square Inc.'s Waterloo, Ont.-based office is set to expand as the team dedicates itself to rolling out Square Cash, a peer-to-peer mobile payments solution, to the Canadian market, according to a company executive.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 29th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Small businesses offered easy e-commerce options

Ottawa-based Shopify Inc. started because founder Tobias Lutke wanted to sell snowboards online. Finding he could either list them on eBay or a similar service, with little ability to build a brand, or

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 31st, 2013 Grant Buckler

XConnect: SampleBank seeks to help indie rappers make money

Editor's note: ITBusiness.ca is pleased to partner with XConnect, a Toronto-based show hosted by Karim Kanji featuring interviews with insiders in the technology and emerging media industry. Watch for this weekly feature. This

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 9th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Retailers revive RFID for better ROI

For the retailing industry, the adoption of radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology this decade has been one long, strange journey: Periods of irrational exuberance followed by times of great frustration and confusion; expensive pilot

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 29th, 2010 Thomas Wailgum

New tech, old-style marketing drives Halifax firm’s success

In a troubled financial environment that's seeing well-established companies bleed revenues, a four-year-old outdoor products store in Halifax, Nova Scotia is thriving.Magic mix The firm's owner attributes this success to a blend of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 22nd, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Staples Business Depot’s new RFID system hasn’t made a single mistake…so far

Whenever organizations test out a new technology there is inevitably a lot of trial and error involved. But an ongoing project at Staples Business Depot is proving to be that rarest of technology

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 2nd, 2008 David Carey

‘Missing iPhones’ claim is much ado about nothing, says expert

Calculations that claim Apple Inc. is "missing" 1.4 million iPhones may be missing the point, according to an analyst, who said Monday that talk of uncounted phones overlooks the fact that the mobile

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 29th, 2008 Gregg Keizer