Microsoft warns users against using Apple Safari browser

In an unusual move, Microsoft Corp. last Friday warned Windows users to swear off Apple Inc. 's Safari Web browser until a patch is available that plugs holes that could let attackers to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 3rd, 2008 Gregg Keizer

How Ontario school board’s IT staff gained 2,000 hours…and their lives back

James Proulx had a man-power problem. The manager of ICT services for 50 schools scattered across 12,000 square kilometers in Ontario – stretching from near Kingston in the west to Cornwall in the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 3rd, 2008 Brian Jackson

Microsoft disputes CardSpace can be hacked despite paper outlining how it can be done

Microsoft is disputing that its CardSpace authentication management technology can be hacked despite a research paper that outlines a proof-of-concept attack.CardSpace manages personal information that might be needed to access certain Web sites

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 3rd, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Windows 7 touch-screen interface allows users to interact with their PCs – INCLUDES VIDEO

Microsoft demonstrated its multi-touch interface for its upcoming Windows 7 operating system on Tuesday. The interface provides a touch-screen input for users to interact with their computers.Video Demo of Microsoft Surface & Laser

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 29th, 2008 John Ribeiro

Microsoft opens lid on new SMB software pricing

Microsoft recently revealed pricing details for a new server software bundle aimed at midsized companies and the next version of its Small Business Server product.Microsoft also made available preview versions of those products

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 28th, 2008 Elizabeth Montalbano

Three magic words that boosted a Canadian firm’s online sales

Bill Dalton went online one day in 2005 only to find that his nurse uniform sales business had been scrubbed out of the top search engine results. < The Charlottetown, PEI small businessman

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 28th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Ten technology company practices that drive customers ballistic

Read the next part of this story: Ten technology company practices that drive customers ballistic - Part II May we vent for a minute? Much as we love technology, sometimes we get fed

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 27th, 2008 Rick Broida

Stuffy insurance firms need infusion of vitality…and Web 2.0

The North American insurance sector is ill equipped to meet the technology needs of a new breed of employees slated to enter the workforce, experts say.The industry, they say, is also unable to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 27th, 2008 Vawn Himmelsbach

Microsoft expresses creative side with updated suite

Microsoft says the upcoming release of Expression Studio 2.0 – its suite of design and media applications – is a bonanza for developers and designers.It will enable them to “build rich interactive applications

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 27th, 2008 Brian Jackson


XP SP3 registry corruption is all Microsoft’s fault, says Symantec

Symantec has said it was Microsoft's code that crippled some PCs after upgrades to Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) emptied Device Manager, deleted network connections, and packed the registry with thousands of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 26th, 2008 Gregg Keizer

Canadian software developers win big time in technology contests

A powerful case management system that helps the Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) effectively handle complaints it receives, and Canada's first critical care information system snagged the top prizes at two recently concluded

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 26th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

XP SP3 upgrade corrupting Windows registry, users claim

Symantec Corp. today denied that its consumer security software, including Norton Internet Security and Norton 360, is to blame for wreaking havoc on some users' PCs after they upgraded to Windows XP Service

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 23rd, 2008 Gregg Keizer

UC – it’s quite simple after all

For many Canadian small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), unified communications (UC) remains just a buzzword despite the benefits experienced larger businesses using the technology.Cost, complexity and unfamiliarity with UC are significant adoption barriers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 23rd, 2008 Nestor Arellano