Top reasons why teleworkers hate dealing with ISPs

As every telecommuter knows, a fast and reliable Internet connection is indispensable to getting any kind of work done.Today, many Canadian work-at-home professionals get their Internet service as part of a package --

Published on: May 15th, 2009 Melanie Sullivan

Two Canadian cities among world’s seven most “intelligent” communities

Fredericton and Moncton – both located in New Brunswick – have been named among the world's top seven smart communities of 2009.The announcement was made by the The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) in

Published on: January 23rd, 2009 Michelle MacLeod

Four Canadian cities named among world’s most “intelligent” communities

Four Canadian cities – including two in New Brunswick - have been recognized as exemplary technology users on the world stage by being placed on the Intelligent Community Forum's (ICF) Smart21 list for

Published on: October 30th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Industry pushes for mobile broadband in laptops by the holiday season

Operators, along with laptop and chipset manufacturers are joining forces to push built-in support for mobile broadband, using a newly created mark that will signal that a laptop is ready to offer mobile

Published on: October 1st, 2008

Canadian potential eyed as Delta’s WiFi in the sky program takes flight

Remember how you eventually learned to grin and bear it as the bus passenger next to you went on a talkathon on their cell phone for the duration of the trip?Fasten your seatbelt,

Published on: August 7th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

How to handle bandwidth spikes during the Olympics

The 2008 Olympic Games in Beijingare just a week away. Is your IT department ready to handle the impact on your business from employees downloading online video of the opening ceremonies or the

Published on: August 5th, 2008 Todd R. Weiss

Spectrum auction outcome – a “bonanza” for Canadian business

The entry of new players into the Canadian wireless arena is the banner news from Ottawa's recently concluded spectrum auction.But the next big fallout, industry watchers say, could be a massive business boost

Published on: July 23rd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Ring in the new – Canadian cell phone users big “winners” of wireless spectrum auction

The results of Canada's eight-week long spectrum auction are in and the event may signify the light at the end of the proverbial tunnel for this country's long-suffering cell phone users.Canadian providers of

Published on: July 22nd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Rogers’ unpopular iPhone price plans “may steer” Canadians to other devices

Rogers Communication Inc.'s unpopular voice-and-data price plans for the 3G iPhone in Canada could steer consumers to other devices this summer, experts say. Alterative devices could include RIM's BlackBerry Bold and Samsung's Instinct

Published on: July 2nd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Ontario budget seeks to address IT skills shortage

Ontario's budget, unveiled Tuesday, parcels new spending to the IT industry in the form of provisions for e-health, and spending on skills training.While welcoming these initiatives, IT industry insiders say they aren't enough

Published on: March 27th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Ten technology combos that are changing how we work and live

If there's one thing the digital revolution has taught us, it's that we shouldn't get too attached to anything. Technology has a way of seizing long-held ideas and entrenched industries and turning them

Published on: March 20th, 2008 Dan Tynan

The best international airlines for high-tech fliers

Pop Quiz: How many U.S. airlines currently offer broadband Internet access to all passengers? If you answered "none," give yourself a pat on the back because you're absolutely right. But that is about

Published on: March 19th, 2008 James A. Martin

Fredericton named among world’s top seven “intelligent” communities

Fredericton, New Brunswick has been named among the seven smartest communities in the world by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF).The city – which features in ICF's Top Seven Intelligent Communities of 2008 list

Published on: January 28th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes

Hyperconnectivity just round the corner

Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs told an interviewer at Macworld this week that Amazon.com Inc.'s Kindle e-book reader will fail. His shocking reason?: "People don't read anymore."That's a harsh thing to say to

Published on: January 18th, 2008 Mike Elgan