DraftKings World Baseball Championships hit Canada

TORONTO - The opportunity to win a $1 million was on the line at the DraftKings World Baseball Championships in Canada. The daily online fantasy juggernaut hosted thousands of players locally at their annual event. Steve

Published on: October 12th, 2016 ITBusiness Staff

Aldo’s tour through the customer journey at Dreamforce

The Montreal-based shoe retailer has innovated its business to connect the e-commerce experience to the in-store experience with the help of a few key pieces of technology. We take a look at how

Published on: October 10th, 2016 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: BlackBerry DTEK50

On the day when BlackBerry announced that it was going to follow the approach it adopted with the DTEK50 and outsource the hardware design and manufacturing of its handsets, we thought we’d take

Published on: October 2nd, 2016 Jim Love

Unboxing for Business: iPhone 7

Sept. 16 was iPhone 7 launch day. We’ve got the new Plus model in the office and we’re going to be unboxing it for you. And a quick look at some of the

Published on: September 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Exploring Augmented Reality’s progress at the Canadian National Exhibition

Pokémon Go isn't just the latest mobile gaming hit akin to Angry Birds, it's also the first experience many people will have with augmented reality technology. While visitors to this year's Canadian National

Published on: September 2nd, 2016 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: Under Armour HealthBox

This week, we’re looking at the Under Armour and HTC connected Health Box, which is actually three pieces of hardware in one. First up, the fitness band. Let’s start with the good stuff:

Published on: July 4th, 2016 Jackie Atkins

Soccer playing robot predicts Euro Cup winner [video]

Perhaps the science isn't completely rock solid on this prediction, but the Darwin robot does indeed play soccer. If Germany does emerge victorious in Euro 2016, we can all say we knew the Darwin robot before

Published on: June 24th, 2016 Jackie Atkins

All Hands on Tech: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

This week, we’re looking at the Samsung Galaxy S7. And we’re talking more about using it in reality and less about what it offers in virtual reality. The user interface offers a lot.

Published on: May 13th, 2016 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: Cel-Fi Smart Signal Booster

Don’t you hate it when you get a dropped call? Thankfully, most people who live in a big city like Toronto can count on extensive LTE wireless coverage. But a few dreaded “dead

Published on: May 5th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Quebec PhD students win international analytics competition

LAS VEGAS - A team of students from Universite Laval won an international student competition with a very wordy analysis at the SAS Global Forum. Analytics software powerhouse SAS challenged post-secondary students to

Published on: April 21st, 2016 Brian Jackson

Microsoft shoots for the Stanley Cup

Toronto – The Stanley Cup is the ultimate goal for all NHL teams. The Edmonton Oilers Hockey Club last won the trophy in 1990 when Mark Messier was still their captain. The team,

Published on: April 8th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Video marketing tips from Vidyard’s CMO at Adobe Summit

We hear that video is getting consumed online like chocolate eggs on Easter, but how can marketers make sure their content is breaking through the noise to capture the attention they need? Tyler

Published on: March 28th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Analysis of Adobe Summit 2016 with Bilal Jaffery at Deloitte Digital [video]

On the show floor of Adobe Summit 2016, Bilal Jaffery, digital practice lead at Deloitte Digital, discusses the news and philosophies on topic at the event, including an examination of Adobe's "third wave"

Published on: March 23rd, 2016 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: iPad Pro

After a couple weeks of using the iPad Pro, I’m convinced that this iPad is suffering an identity crisis. Make no mistakes, the iPad has always been a device design with content consumption

Published on: March 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson