Instagram debacle shows the user agreement process needs fixing

At the end of 2012 Instagram, the online image-sharing company recently acquired by Facebook, announced new changes to their Privacy and Terms of Service policies that caused tremendous backlash from the public and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 20th, 2012 Monica Goyal

Entrepreneurs need (and deserve) to take vacation too

In this blog post, the Digital Media Zone presents a piece by one of its entrepreneurs, Kanika Gupta, the founder of SoJo: Back from a wonderful vacation, I started this week beaming with energy

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 30th, 2012 Lauren Clegg

Crowdfunding complements ‘lean startup’ approach and reduces risk

When I describe crowdfunding to my friends that aren’t totally tuned in to the business scene in Canada, I usually get two immediate reactions. The first one is that it seems like a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 13th, 2012 Brian Jackson

5 ways to make use of Facebook’s promoted posts

 If your business' Facebook Page has more than 400 likes, you now have the option to try a new advertising feature called "Promoted Posts." The button, which you'll find at the bottom of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 5th, 2012 Kristin Burnham

ShopLocket lets ‘micro-retailers’ sell products online

New Toronto-based Web startup ShopLocket is launching an open beta of its product today that is designed to allow anyone to sell an item online with just a few minutes of setup and

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

12 tips for effective video marketing

You've all seen --and envied--that viral video that gets millions of views seemingly overnight, the one everyone talks about for days. But does getting millions of views on YouTube translate into getting millions

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 20th, 2012 Jennifer Lonoff Schiff

Five critical digital media trends from CEA’s chief economist

You might expect the head of research at the Consumer Electronics Association to kick off his keynote presentation with a look at the hottest new personal devices coming our way, but Shawn DuBravac

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 23rd, 2012 Shane Schick

London man prepares month-long camp out for iPhone 5

There are likely to be a few people camping out overnight to get their hands on an iPhone 5 when they finally launch, and perhaps some who'll stay out for a couple of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 23rd, 2011 Ben Camm-Jones

Apple’s newest Mac Pro breaks speed barriers with Nehalem

Every time it updates its professional-level workstation, Apple brands the new Mac Pro as "the fastest Mac ever." It's an interesting dilemma for the company, because the boast -- albeit true -- is

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 17th, 2009 Dan Turner

Sony recalls 438,000 Vaio laptops due to overheating risk

The risk of burns due to overheating has prompted Sony to issue a worldwide recall of some 438,000 units of the company's high-end, line of ultra-lightweight Vaio TZ series laptops.Among the 70 incidents

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 5th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

The secret behind Apple products’ self-evident naming scheme

Imagine for a moment that you know nothing about Apple's notebook lineup.Perhaps you suffered a concussion when your previous notebook fell on your head, or--more likely--you're a fed-up-with-Windows would-be switcher. Whatever the reason,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 8th, 2008 John Gruber

Store more

New solutions from EMC Corp. have been designed to help customers more effectively consolidate, back up, archive and protect their information.The products include: the EMC CLARiiON CX3-10 UltraScale networked storage system, a new

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 5th, 2007 Adam Pletsch