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Toronto Zoo will fight road kill with video game

Why did the spotted turtle cross the road? Because there was no ecologically-designed, safe passageway available for it to get to the other side.Road ecology is no joking matter for Dave Ireland, curator

Published on: April 29th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Ontario’s handheld device ban for drivers expected to boost Bluetooth sales

Cell phone manufacturers expect to cash in on Bluetooth device sales as Ontarians scramble to comply with a new law banning the use of handheld gadgets while driving.Bill 118 was given its third

Published on: April 24th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Digital forensics leads police to suspected Craigslist killer

Digital forensics was a key factor in tracking down a man law enforcement officials say targeted women who advertised massage and other personal services on Craigslist.Philip Markoff, 22, of Quincy, Mass., was arraigned

Published on: April 23rd, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

Toronto developer’s Viigo top download on BlackBerry app store

Viigo, a mobile phone application from a Toronto developer of the same name has smashed its own download records in the first week of being hosted on the new BlackBerry App World.Viigo has

Published on: April 13th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Google Apps can now connect with corporate data

Google's new Secure Data Connector could result in a plethora of tie-ups between its productivity software and a range of enterprise applications and data sources.The SDC, announced late Tuesday evening, allows data from

Published on: April 9th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Hospital fires 15 employees for accessing octuplet mom’s records

A Kaiser Permanente hospital located in a Los Angeles suburb has fired 15 employees and reprimanded eight others for improperly accessing the personal medical records of Nadya Suleman, the California woman who gave

Published on: April 2nd, 2009 Jaikumar Vijayan

Anxiety, depression rise sharply as economy tumbles

See related slideshow: An 8-point plan to lower stress and lift morale at work As the recession continues to slam Canadian companies, increasing layoffs are taking their toll on the mental and physical

Published on: April 1st, 2009 Michelle MacLeod

Parrot Minikit gives drivers a great hands-free link to their cell phone

I have to admit it, I use my cell phone while I drive.Yes, I know I shouldn't -- there's plenty of highway road signs telling me I shouldn't and I've heard all the

Published on: March 19th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Wal-Mart to bring electronic health records into small medical offices

Wal-Mart's IT group has been known for a lot of things over the years: supply chain excellence and arrogance, bullying its suppliers, leading-edge technology adoption, mistrust of ERP and off-the-shelf retail BI applications,

Published on: March 17th, 2009 Thomas Wailgum

Canadians look to tax software to maximize refunds, pay down debt

See related stories: Live community "enhances" Canadians' online tax filing experience Software tools ease tax time blues  Unlike last year, tax payers aren't looking to use their tax returns to splurge on a

Published on: March 13th, 2009 Michelle MacLeod