Beware

When it comes to protecting yourself against financial fraud and identity theft, don’t just safeguard your computer and other tech devices – it still pays to be careful on that old school device

Published on: June 23rd, 2011 Christine Wong

New LinkedIn head in Canada looking to continue momentum

LinkedIn Corp. has a new boss in Canada, the company announced June 16, as it celebrates its first year anniversary here. Brian Church, formerly LinkedIn’s Canadian director of hiring solutions, will now be

Published on: June 17th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

North Korea trains cyber warriors while Canada lags in Net security

North Korea is trying to boost its cyber war capability by sending its best programmers abroad for training in the latest hacking techniques, a defector from the country has told a security conference

Published on: June 2nd, 2011 John E. Dunn and Nestor E. Arellano

Canada’s phishing activity booming, report warns

Canada's squeaky clean image earned a few smudges recently in a report released by Internet security firm Websense which named the country as now the world's number two host for phishing sites.Canada, which

Published on: May 10th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Privacy Commissioners launch free assessment tool for businesses

Several of Canada’s top privacy watch dogs have teamed up to release a free security and privacy assessment tool it hopes will help prevent breaches of personal information.The in-depth questionnaire is a joint

Published on: May 4th, 2011 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry Playbook launch targets consumers, businesses

Research In Motion launched the BlackBerry Playbook at retail locations across Canada today.While the BlackBerry faithful at businesses across the country are an obvious target market for the 7-inch touch screen tablet, RIM

Published on: April 19th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Video Rewind: First look at BlackBerry PlayBook

Research in Motion's BlackBerry PlayBook launched in the U.S. last week and it's going on sale across Canada today. The tablet features a 7-inch touch screen at a resolution of 1024x700 and features

Published on: April 19th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Canadian voters not tuned into social media, poll shows

It's been called Canada's “Twitter election” because of the social media buzz thus far being generated by the 2011 Federal polls.  But for all the trouble political parties have put into their social

Published on: April 18th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft offered free Web sites 3 years before Google

If you're experiencing déjà vu after reading up on Google's offer to give Canadian businesses a free Web site, it's for a good reason - Microsoft Corp. did the same thing three years

Published on: April 6th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Canadians must innovate away ‘lazy’ business approach, says Microsoft exec

Canadian small businesses need to use technology to sell their products and services globally in order to be as innovative as their American counterparts, according to a panel of business leaders.Small businesses are

Published on: April 1st, 2011 Brian Jackson

Video Rewind: Google’s services for business

Google Canada launched its Canada Get Your Business Online initiative this week, telling the 1 million Canadian small businesses without a Web site that it's time to get online.Related Story: Google offers to

Published on: March 31st, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Google offers to buy Canadian small firms a Web site

Google Canada announced it is offering one year of free Web site hosting and construction tools for small businesses March 29, including registration of a dot-ca domain name.Partnering with Yola Inc., a Web

Published on: March 30th, 2011 Brian Jackson

iPad 2 launch day hits Canada

With the iPad 2 launch nearly underway, tech enthusiasts are already lining up at stores all over the world for their chance to buy a piece of the Apple pie. The iPad 2

Published on: March 25th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Video Rewind: First iPad launches in Canada

Apple is launching the iPad 2 in Canada and 24 other countries tomorrow. It will be available online starting at 1:00 AM Pacific Time, and sold at retails stores and Apple authorized resellers

Published on: March 24th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff