Michael Geist on how the ‘Snowden fallout’ impacts business

The world is still reeling after National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden leaked classified documents to The Guardian newspaper. Those documents detailed the level of surveillance the NSA is engaging in on

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 29th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Obama advisor paints picture of cyber-security in 2020

The Internet will look very different in 2020. Internet users will double from the number in 2010 to total of 4 billion in 2020, and that's just the beginning - there will be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 27th, 2013 Brian Jackson

How the City of Toronto tackles cybersecurity

In some ways, running a city is like running a business. There are costs and pressures, and there's also a pressing need to understand the way cybersecurity and cybercrime are changing. And for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 27th, 2013 Candice So

Cybersecurity video highlights from Technicity

Canadian cyber-security experts from both the public and private sector descended upon Toronto today to take part in Technicity, an event co-hosted by IT World Canada and the City of Toronto. In between

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 26th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Live stream – Technicity 2013: Focus on cybersecurity

Watch here live now: for our all-day conference live video feed and follow along on Twitter at #Technicity2013. You can check the agenda here. Join the conversation on Twitter: Tweets about "#Technicity2013" // As

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Toronto’s top-notch ICT cluster [infographic]

Forget about claiming the title of 'Silicon Valley North.' Toronto is a high tech eco-system unto itself and one of the leaders in North America when it comes to supporting innovative firms. From

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 15th, 2013 Brian Jackson


Interview with McAfee’s Doug Cooke

What are the key security issues facing Canadian businesses? Complexity is the top one, according to Doug Cooke director of sales engineering at McAfee. Mobile devices mean the number of endpoints are exploding,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 8th, 2013 Jim Love

Technicity: Innovating investment with crowdfunding

You've probably participated in some form of crowdfunding before. Chipping in to a friend's fundraising drive before they run that marathon, pooling money at the office to help a colleague bankroll a newborn

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 17th, 2012 Brian Jackson

How crowdfunding built a better bottle cutter

Build a better mousestrap, and the world will beat a path to your door, goes the saying. And if you build a better bottle cutter, the world will beat a path to crowdfund

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 29th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

How Canadian startups have made crowdfunding work

The face of startup fundraising is changing. Not so long about, it used to be that startup companies had to win venture capital before testing the market, raising money based on the proposition

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 26th, 2012 Brian Jackson

New crowdfunding site aims to help homeless

A new crowdfunding site with a social conscious has launched in New Brunswick, and its first project aims to help 26 low income families that lost their homes in a downtown Fredericton.Launched by

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 23rd, 2012 Jeff Jedras

‘Smart bag’ needs crowdfunding cash to reach your shoulder

Apparently, carrying around your junk is no longer enough. If a group of Dutch entrepreneurs have their way, your bag will do everything from charge your laptop to remind you when you leave

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 19th, 2012 Jeff Jedras

Five things that make a smart city smart

We hear the term “smart city” a lot these days, and it can mean different things according to the context. But with the Technicity 2012 event coming up later this month in Toronto,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 15th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff