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How to get paid for your PDF files

Adobe's PDF (Portable Document Format) is one of the most popular ways to distribute printed information electronically. But until now, there hasn't been an easy way for a business to earn money from

Published on: September 2nd, 2008 Richard Morochove

Toronto’s Webkinz brings fantasy world to real global market

Webkinz has become a household name in North America by appealing to children with its brand of cuddly, plush animals that come with a key that grants access to a virtual world.Now the

Published on: August 29th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Surfing on the sly isn’t guaranteed with Internet Explorer 8

While many might applaud the built-in privacy features of Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 (IE8), tech analysts caution they may not completely shroud your Internet activities. The InPrivateBrowsing mode of IE8 – the public

Published on: August 29th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

License misuse is also piracy, says Microsoft

After years of hammering the message that software piracy can send users to the slammer, Microsoft Corp is shifting gears to encourage greater partner buy-in in its battle against counterfeiters.The Redmond, Wash.-based software

Published on: August 28th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Four new Web 2.0 offerings for those new to the wiki game

As Wikipedia grew in popularity, becoming the eighth most visited site on the Web, many companies decided to purchase and build wikis internally to help enable better communication, knowledge sharing, collaboration and project

Published on: August 28th, 2008 C.G. Lynch

The best and worst technologies at the Olympics

The flame is extinguished, and as such the games of the 2008 Olympics are closed. While the medal count is now final, a few awards have yet to be given out: those for

Published on: August 26th, 2008 Steven Schwankert

iPhone app helps Tim Hortons’ lovers find quick gratification

Tim Hortons lovers raise a cup to this. You'll never have to roam an unfamiliar city blindly searching for your next double-double.A couple of Canadian developers, this week, launched a mobile application that

Published on: August 25th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Eight e-mail scams that have suckered millions

Congratulations, you won the lottery in a country whose name you can't even pronounce! A wealthy oil executive in a far-off land wants to give you millions of dollars, right now! Sexy girls

Published on: August 25th, 2008 Nick Mediati and Anne B. McDonald

Steve Jobs is Apple’s greatest asset

Apple said it had 21,600 full-time employees at the end of its 2007 fiscal year. But as far as some people who follow the company's every move are concerned, there's only one employee

Published on: August 22nd, 2008 Jim Dalrymple

Facebook allows users to comment on ads to foster “engagement”

Facebook Inc. has quietly launched a new type of advertisement it hopes will help in the struggle to find a way to help advertisers profit from the treasure trove of demographic and other

Published on: August 22nd, 2008 Heather Havenstein

Web 2.0 sites uncover darker side of Beijing Olympics

With the eyes of the world turned to Beijing, human rights protesters and even bloggers detained by the Chinese government have been using various Web 2.0 tools to evade the country's notorious censors

Published on: August 20th, 2008 Heather Havenstein

Dumb and dumber – 14 of the silliest Web 2.0 sites

The world loves Wikipedia, flocks to Flickr, and listens to Last.fm. And why not? Web 2.0 sites like them harness collective knowledge, promote interaction and communication, and improve the more you use them.Alas,

Published on: August 19th, 2008 Robert Luhn

Fabulous – and cheap – Amazon services – Part 2

In Part 1 of this feature we discussed an array of low-cost Amazon services that businesses (even those with limited budgets) can take advantage of.In this second part we continue with the theme

Published on: August 15th, 2008 Rick Grehan

Court issues notices to Microsoft, Google, Yahoo for gender selection ads

Microsoft, Google and Yahoo were issued notices by India's Supreme Court on Wednesday, following a complaint that they were promoting techniques and products for the selection of an unborn child's gender through advertising

Published on: August 15th, 2008 John Ribeiro

Canadians clamour for wireless messaging and entertainment services

A growing number of young consumers are fuelling Canada's hunger for wireless messaging and entertainment services, but prohibitive pricing packages, lack of content, and a dearth of more sophisticated handsets are putting a

Published on: August 14th, 2008 Nestor Arellano