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.sucks just might be a good idea for a TLD

Yesterday it was Google Inc. that applied for the generic top level domain (gTLD) .lol.Today, Momentous Corp. of Ottawa announced that it too is seeking approval for several gTLDs.The four new registries for

Published on: June 1st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Winery social media manager is ITBusiness fan of the month

Well here’s a toast to our very first ITBusiness Fan of the Month winner, Curtis Sheppard of Whitbourne, Newfoundland.Curtis was the unanimous choice of the ITBusiness team because his social activity in our

Published on: June 1st, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Google searches for laughs with .LOL top level domain

Do you run a health centre and are planning to add the top level domain .Docs to your site? Are you a comedian eyeing .Lol? Looks like search engine giant Google beat you

Published on: May 31st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Photo sharing added to SkyDrive

Microsoft has made several tweaks to its online cloud storage service, SkyDrive, one of which now allows users to access the Photo application in Windows 8 and fetch images stored on any PC

Published on: May 31st, 2012 Lucas Mearian

Three Canadian cities named to Google’s World Wonders Project

What do the Historic District of Quebec City, Ottawa’s Rideau Canada and Lunenberg, Nova Scotia, have in common with Italy’s Pompeii, the ancient temples in Kyoto and Australia’s Shark Bay?For one, they’re all

Published on: May 31st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Facebook paid status now live

Earlier this month, we heard reports that Facebook was gearing up to add a new paid "highlight" feature to give your status updates some increased visibility on users' news feeds. Now it appears

Published on: May 30th, 2012 Kevin Lee

Startup news round-up: May 30, 2012

With per-record data breach cost coming up to $204 and the average business disruption linked to non-compliance reaching as high as $3.3 million, focusing on compliance standards and preventative security measures has become

Published on: May 30th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

RentingWell automates property management

Ottawa-based app studio Sliced Bread has baked up a Web-based platform for the property management space.RentingWell, which currently undergoing beta testing, has been described by only tech magazine Techvibes.com as a FreshBooks for

Published on: May 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Customers irked by Quickbooks Online outage

Intuit's Quickbooks Online service suffered an outage this week that left "a small subset" of customers unable to access their data, but the company says the problems with the on-demand accounting software have

Published on: May 25th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Startup news round-up: May 25, 2012

IdeaConnection of Victoria, BC will release this June, a crowdfunding service targeted at scientists, engineers, innovators and inventors.Crowdfunding comes to BC The startup, according to Techvibes, is offering money to initial projects to

Published on: May 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Why Facebook Camera sucks

After paying $1 billion for Instagram about six weeks ago, Facebook recently launched its own Instagram clone, Facebook Camera, and like many people I wanted to check it out right away.“Great, it’ll be

Published on: May 25th, 2012 Ian Paul

Sharing in the cloud: Generic vs. specialized

There has been a lot of buzz around the new entrant into the cloud-based document sharing space with the recent announcement of Google Drive. But not all cloud-based document sharing is the same.

Published on: May 24th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Kabbage gets startups fast money to grow

Kabbage is slang for money loans that don't need collateral. It may be $400 to pay for an unscheduled repair or $40,000 to launch a go-to-market campaign, but many small businesses find their

Published on: May 24th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Uncover your Google search records with Google Takeout

If you listen to the growing chorus of online chatter about the company, Google's now-infamous "Don't be evil" slogan is becoming increasingly inaccurate by the day. The company's most recent move--a sweeping change

Published on: May 22nd, 2012 Chris Null

Is Facebook the only route to success for social media startups?

Facebook Inc.'s monster initial public offering today has solidified its perch as king of the social media universe. But is riding on Facebook's coattails the only way Canadian socialmedia startups stand a chance

Published on: May 18th, 2012 Christine Wong