How Tangerine used IBM’s tools to build its mobile banking app

For Charaka Kithulegoda, just having a business with a mobile strategy isn’t enough. He’s found in his role at Canadian bank Tangerine, an agile plan for mobile is everything. As CIO of Tangerine

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 5th, 2014 Candice So

Rogers hoping to see mobile commerce everywhere in 2014 and beyond

Next year and beyond, mobile commerce may soon become the preferred way to do transactions. At least, that’s the hope for David Robinson, vice-president of emerging technologies at Rogers Communications Inc. On Thursday,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 18th, 2013 Candice So

Three keys to mobile commerce success

Not only is mobile becoming primary, 90 per cent of smartphone users keep their device within arms-length 100 per cent of the time. Businesses need to be part of that, and it will

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 7th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Google buys a familiar Waterloo startup

A startup in Waterloo, Ont. Is living the dream, moving from an incubator into new digs with search giant Google. Related Story | Never miss a parcel delivery againCurrently housed in the Communitech

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 30th, 2012 Jeff Jedras

How SMBs can cut through the mobile commerce hype

Doug MacDonald has a warning about mobile commerce for Canada's small and medium sized businesses: don't believe the hype. There's so much information coming out each week about new mobilepayment, banking and e-commerce

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 18th, 2012 Christine Wong

Intuit bringing mobile payments to Canada

It's shaped like a chubby cork, covered in slate-colored rubber, and connects to mobile devices through--of all things--a headphone jack. But for small businesses, the best thing about Intuit's new credit card swipe

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 10th, 2012 Yarden Arar

5 ways to secure your mobile transactions

Wave your smartphone; buy a latte. Sounds great, doesn't it? But before running off to participate in Silicon Valley's next new thing, you might want to think about a scary downside to mobile

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 2nd, 2011 Bill Snyder

When will Canada have Google Wallet?

Google on Thursday unveiled a mobile wallet platform and field tests in New York and San Francisco that will let people with special phones pay for goods in retail shops by tapping the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 27th, 2011 Nancy Gorhing

Video Rewind: PayPal’s Send Money app for iPhone

Google is field testing it's mobile wallet platform in New York and San Francisco. The service, called Google wallet, lets people with special phones pay for goods in retail shops by tapping the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 27th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Mobile strategy now a must for retailers

Having a mobile strategy is becoming essential for retailers, as more and more shoppers use Web-friendly smartphones in stores and malls to compare prices, seek deals, read reviews and make purchases.Although still a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 9th, 2010 Juan Carlos Perez