Wind cuts U.S. roaming rate down to $15 per month, unlimited

If you're heading south of the Canada-U.S. border any time soon, Wind Mobile has a proposition for you - a $15 per month fee for unlimited data, voice, and text anywhere across the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 30th, 2014 Candice So

3 IBM patents that lead to cyborg future

IBM Corp. registered the most U.S. patents than any other corporation in 2012, including at least three that could be used to create a futuristic cyborg. Well, it's possible. Out of the 6,478

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 11th, 2013 Brian Jackson

The neuroscience behind elections

Guest post by Bob Bailly  Over a year ago I wrote a blog entitled Election emotion, where I looked at an article from Margaret Wente in the Globe and Mail. In it, she examined how

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 6th, 2012 Francis Moran

VC deal sizes and amounts shrink in U.S. during third quarter

Access to startup funding got tighter south of the border during the third quarter of this year. According to figures reported by the Washington Post in our sourcearticle, startup funding in the U.S.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 19th, 2012 Christine Wong

SEC issues first ruling on legalized crowdfunding in the U.S.

The march towards legalizing equity crowdfunding in the U.S. just took another step forward.The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released its first rulingyesterday proposing how equity crowdfunding would beallowed to takeplace under the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 30th, 2012 Christine Wong

U.S. and IBM dominate new list of top 500 supercomputers

The U.S. is once again home to the world's most powerful supercomputer, rebounding after it was knocked out of the top spot by China two years ago and Japan last year.The latest Top500

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 16th, 2012 Patrick Thibodeau

Push to legalize crowdfunding gains political steam in New Brunswick

The move to legalize equity crowdfunding in Canada is gaining steam in New Brunswick, with a push on to introduce some form of legislation in that province by this fall. Fredericton-based entrepreneurGary Stairs

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 29th, 2012 Christine Wong

Oh Canada: CIRA wants to keep more Canadian Web traffic on home soil

Canada's Web domain watchdog wants to see more Internet traffic hubs based right here on Canadian soil.There are only two Internet Exchange Points (IXP) based in Canada, onein Toronto and the other in

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

Judge blocks sale of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in U.S.

A federal court in California has blocked the sale of Samsung's Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet in the U.S. in a patent dispute between Apple and Samsung. Samsung intends to appeal.In an order on

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 27th, 2012 John Ribeiro

Obama ordered Stuxnet attacks on Iran?

U.S. President Barack Obama ordered the Stuxnet cyberattacks on Iran in an effort to slow the country's development of a nuclear program, according to a report in The New York Times. The Times,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 1st, 2012 Grant Gross

Startup news round-up: May 29, 2012

Here's the startup news making headlines today on other Web sites and blogs for May 29.All about accelerators Ben Yoskovitz was interviewed by a Wall Street Journal reporter about the recent boom in

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

Startup news round-up: May 28, 2012

Here's the startup news making headlines today on other Web sites and blogs. Britain launches a startup loan program, Notesolution helps students, and pondering Canada's venture capital landscape.UK startup loans Despite being under

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

‘March Madness’ of coding contests highlights two trends

If you’re not familiar with the Association of Computer Machinery’s (ACM) International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) sponsored by IBM Corp., just think of it like the “March Madness” of computer programming. Just like

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 16th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Tablets beat laptops as top choice of SMBs in U.S.

More independent business owners in the U.S. use tablets than either laptops or desktops according to a recent poll that measured the computing tastes of over 1,100 respondents. Furthermore, 55 percent of business

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 2nd, 2012 Matt Peckham