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News media giants tap new media to stay alive

Traditional news media outlets are staving off their much-reported impending demise by learning to use the very social media tools that are supposedly clobbering them to death.The day when we no longer have

Published on: September 10th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

IT World Canada launches new jobs site

A new niche IT job board where IT pros will have access to thousands of job opportunities is soon to be launched by technology publisher IT World Canada Inc. and online IT recruitment site JobServe

Published on: September 10th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Salesforce.com prepares native mobile Chatter apps

Salesforce.com is working on a series of native mobile applications for its Chatter collaboration, the company announced Wednesday. Supported platforms include Apple's iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, Google Android and Reseach in Motion's

Published on: September 9th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Timely Tweet could help you recover lost airline luggage quickly

Visualize this: you're on a business trip and the airline loses your luggage. A not so uncommon occurrence!Only this time, as you queue up at the carrier's “lost baggage” counter waiting interminably for

Published on: September 9th, 2010 Joaquim P. Menezes

Sneak peek at Windows Phone 7

Windows Phone 7 looked promising for both productivity and playtime in a preview of the platform loaded on prototype hardware, demonstrated to ITBusiness.ca.The long-awaited revival of Microsoft's mobile operating system was released to

Published on: September 8th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Japanese robot takes to the catwalk

You might think Brian the robot is eerily human-like with his emoting face and vocal tone. But he's still a far cry from actually fooling anyone into thinking he is human.This robot might

Published on: September 7th, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

Google experiments could limit competition for top search results

Google prides itself in its so-called “20 per cent time” philosophy that encourages the company's engineers to pursue their own projects for up to 20 per cent of their work hours even if

Published on: September 7th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

7 tech jobs that risk life and limb

In the world of information technology, some professions are particularly perilous. Whether you're risking psychological stress or your very life, these fields aren't for the faint of heart. Some people in these roles

Published on: September 7th, 2010 Elsa Wenzel

How to stop networking and start connecting

Only connect! ... Only connect the prose and the passion and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its height. Live in fragments no longer. -- E.M. Forster, Howards

Published on: September 3rd, 2010 Joaquim P. Menezes

10 most annoying tech industry personality types

It's despicable to stereotype people. I know. But the technology industry offers (or suffers from, depending on your view point) so many fascinating caricatures of people trying to act like everyone else, who

Published on: September 1st, 2010 Thomas Wailgum

5 most sought-after IT skills of the future

In the year 2020, technical expertise will no longer be the sole province of the IT department. Employees throughout the organization will understand how to use technology to do their jobs. Yet futurists

Published on: August 25th, 2010 Stacy Collett

Google CEO dwells on dangers of social networking

Google CEO Eric Schmidt fears that too much information is shared online, and predicts that people will one day change their name and reinvent themselves in order to escape their digital past. That

Published on: August 19th, 2010 Tony Bradley