Backstage with Ritesh Kotak, Toronto Police Services [Technicity]

ITWC partnered with the City of Toronto to co-host Technicity on Dec. 3, 2015. The day brought together leadership within the organization of the city, Toronto's technology leaders, and influencers from elsewhere to

Published on: January 22nd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Backstage with Gabriel Woo, VP of innovation at RBC [Technicity]

ITWC partnered with the City of Toronto to co-host Technicity on Dec. 3, 2015. The day brought together leadership within the organization of the city, Toronto's technology leaders, and influencers from elsewhere to

Published on: January 19th, 2016 Brian Jackson

3 things you should know about purchasing HR apps

Sooner or later every human resources professional purchases a mobile app and is bitterly disappointed with it. We blame ourselves for lack of sufficient research, we blame the maker for producing a lemon,

Published on: December 28th, 2015 Roz Bahrami

Canadian app platform wins spot in Jaguar Land Rover dashboards

A Canadian app platform that specializes in delivering apps over the air will be doing so directly into car dashboards after Jaguar Land Rover announced that it is the cloud app provider for

Published on: November 17th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Software can simplify 360 Degree Feedback process

Few things evoke more groans from corporate managers than the realization that once again it is time for the 360 Degree Feedback processes. Nobody doubts the important of taking stock of the talent

Published on: November 10th, 2015 Roz Bahrami

Adobe gives marketers and creatives ability to create their own mobile apps

LOS ANGELES – With marketers and creatives being pushed to complete projects on ever tighter timelines, Adobe is looking to help them bring apps to market faster than before, without having to learn

Published on: October 7th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

From Big Pink to big data:  How crunching numbers helps the music industry

The Loser Now Bob Dylan said that the times were a-changin’ in the mid-1960’s.  Truer today than he, or anyone could have imagined, the world of the musician is in a state of

Published on: August 25th, 2015 Robert Cordray

6 ways to speed up your mobile phone

Isn’t it annoying when you are unable to perform even routine tasks such as typing out a message or answering a phone call because your phone is slow? Recently my (not much of

Published on: July 15th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Push notifications keep users stickier with your app: study

App retention is becoming more challenging but apps with push notification have lower abandonment rates, according to a new study from Localytics. The study from the Boston-based app marketing and analytics company focused

Published on: July 7th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Location technology pushes offers to Air Miles collectors’ smartphones

If you feel a vibration in your pocket next time you walk into a Rexall in Toronto or a Staples in Alberta, don’t worry. It’s just your Air Miles app. Air Miles is

Published on: April 22nd, 2015 Jeff Jedras


5 must-have apps for remote workers

Published on: March 19th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Android developers can pay to advertise their apps on Google Play

If you’re an Android app developer, you’d probably welcome the opportunity to pay to advertise your app within the Google Play store. If you’re a user shopping for an app, you may not

Published on: February 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Apple announces record App Store revenues as it hikes Canadian prices

Editor's note - story updated Jan. 9 at 9:00 AM ET Apple Inc. has started billing its Canadian customers more than American customers to download apps as it comes off a record-breaking year

Published on: January 8th, 2015 Brian Jackson