Here’s why you can now use your favourite Google Docs add-ons at work

If you've never ventured into the "Add-ons" tab in Google Docs, you're missing out. There's all sorts of extra useful capabilities there you can access for free: from making labels for your mail,

Published on: March 20th, 2015 Brian Jackson

LinkedIn gets into the lead generation business with Lead Accelerator

LinkedIn wants to be your link to leads. The career-focused social network is expanding its marketing solutions portfolio with a new tool focused on lead generation. It’s the latest step by LinkedIn to

Published on: March 20th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Well Hello – Windows 10 will support biometric passwords

Apple iPhone 6 users are now in the habit of unlocking their devices with use of a fingerprint scan, and specific laptop manufacturers offered fingerprint scanners in place of passwords long before that.

Published on: March 18th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Does your business follow these ‘best of the best’ marketing practices?

If you ever wonder if your own marketing practices match up with what the best in the industry are doing, Adobe Systems Inc.'s annual Digital Index "Best of the Best" report is a

Published on: March 14th, 2015 Brian Jackson

The new privacy: Consumers want more control over their digital identity

With an increasingly connected world and the Internet of things, it's good that consumers are becoming more comfortable sharing their personal information on line. But there's a catch: they want more control over how

Published on: March 11th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

What marketers can learn from Pebble Time’s Kickstarter record

It's now official, the Pebble Time Kickstarter campaign is the most successful ever run on the site as it's passed $16 million and more than 64,000 backers for the new e-paper colour smart

Published on: March 5th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Android developers can pay to advertise their apps on Google Play

If you’re an Android app developer, you’d probably welcome the opportunity to pay to advertise your app within the Google Play store. If you’re a user shopping for an app, you may not

Published on: February 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Google’s ‘Android for Work’ seeks to give world’s most popular mobile OS more professional image

If you bring your Android smartphone to work, only to receive the ire of your IT department because it's hard to manage and opens up any number of security vulnerabilities, then you might

Published on: February 25th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Pebble Time smartwatch with full colour display nearly breaks Kickstarter

Pebble is launching a new, thinner smartwatch with a curved design, colour e-paper display and a microphone. And it’s selling so fast you need a smartwatch to keep up. Pebble got its start

Published on: February 24th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Samsung acquisition takes aim at Apple Pay

The smartphone battle between Samsung and Apple has been heating-up the handset market, and it looks like the next skirmish in the ongoing conflict may be fought around mobile payments. With an eye

Published on: February 20th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Like your pancakes with a side of malware?

In another tale of web surfer beware, visitors to the web site of British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver that came looking for a pancake recipe were also served an unexpected side dish: malware.

Published on: February 19th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

NSA behind ‘Equation group’ malware that infects hard drive firmware

The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) is likely behind a first-of-a-kind hack that is seeing spyware embedded onto the firmware of hard drives from major manufacturers, according to a report released by security

Published on: February 18th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Smug Apple may lose customer experience crown to hungry Microsoft

While Apple Inc. revolutionized how we buy and consume technology in large part by focusing on the customer experience, like any successful innovator it runs the risk of stagnation and complacency if it’s not

Published on: February 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Twitter acquires ‘Niche’ network of professional social media creators

Twitter Inc. announced on Wednesday that it is acquiring Niche, a network of social media creators available for hire to make branded content. Niche offers creators of popular content on Twitter and Vine

Published on: February 11th, 2015 Brian Jackson