The case for WordPress in the enterprise

For enterprise organizations looking to jump into content marketing, they should go where large media sites and independent bloggers are going – WordPress, the popular content management system and blogging platform. That’s according

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 15th, 2014 Candice So

Native ads work really well, when done really well

Is native advertising better than traditional advertising? It turns out the answer depends on two factors - who you ask, and how the native advertising is done. While native advertising is nothing new,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 17th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Meet Microsoft Canada’s new VP of advertising, Brandon Grosvenor

Brandon Grosvenor made his plans to depart his role as the senior vice president of sales at Postmedia Network Inc. known Feb. 24 and departed the media company at the end of March

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 16th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Five don’ts of writing press releases, with SEO in mind

When Google Inc. announced it was changing its policies on putting links into news releases back in August, the PR and marketing world collectively shuddered. Basically, any news release that has keywords listed

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 15th, 2013 Candice So

Polar drops ‘Mobile’ from brand, shifts focus to native advertising

Toronto-based Polar Mobile is well known across Canada for its work developing mobile applications for big brand publishers. But after six years of working with more than 400 publishers, the company is doing

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 1st, 2013 Brian Jackson

5 reasons you’d be an absolute fool to launch a faulty product

Every day, business managers and IT execs risk their reputations by taking insecure systems and vulnerable applications to market Do you really need 5 reasons? I don't think so. But it serves to illustrate

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

Taking the daily deluge of security breaches with a grain of salt

There’s no doubt that each high profile breach is both a warning and an opportunity for competitors to make a strong case for better security and to bolster their defenses. Along with each

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 8th, 2013 Claudiu Popa

4K monitors’ future bright because ‘people love pixels’

The falling price of ultra high-resolution displays, commonly called 4K2K or simply 4K displays, is leading to the same chicken-and-egg conundrum high-definition TVs faced a few years ago: Which comes first, the content

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 1st, 2013 Dave Webb

All Hands on Tech: Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Are you having trouble deciding what type of mobile device you should buy? If you can't choose between a smartphone or tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Note Two might be for you.With its 5.5

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 16th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Online optics can make or break today’s tech giants

By Christine Wong It looks like Windows 8 is on the cusp of being declared a disappointment for Microsoft before it’s even left the gate. There are still a few weeks to go before Windows

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 1st, 2012 Christine Wong

Popular Canadian Web sites leaking personal information, Privacy Commissioner says

Some of Canada's most-visited Web sites operated by large corporations are giving away user information – without their consent or knowledge – to third party advertisers, the Privacy Commissioner reports.Jennifer Stoddart and her

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 25th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Will the 2012 Olympics set new surveillance records?

Never in the history of the Olympics has there been a more publicized series of security blunders before the actual event. People on terrorism watch lists are waved through airport security, contractors unable to hire qualified

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 21st, 2012 Claudiu Popa

Startup TO: Reaching Fame, Fortune or Normalcy?

If you’re a startup in Toronto, chances are you’re seeking more than just the expertise of an incubator or venture capital money. You probably want the fame too. You know, your face and company

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 19th, 2012 Ashley Huffman

What the Chilean miner rescue capsule can teach us about bringing technology to market

By Linda Forrest A few weeks ago, my family went to the Canada Science & Technology Museum. I'm ashamed to admit that I hadn't been there since I participated many, many moons ago in Encounters

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 25th, 2011 IDG News Service