Motorola’s Renew cell phone made partly from recycled plastic water bottles

If you ever felt like taking your boat for a spin about 900 km off the California coast, you'd eventually reach the North Pacific Gyre. It wouldn't look like much on the surface,

Published on: March 30th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Telecommuting brings big benefits to companies, staff

I love my morning commute. Sometimes, there are delays, though, thanks to a pile-up or a clean-up effort. The pile-up, however, is generally just laundry that needs to go into the wash. The

Published on: March 12th, 2009 Ted Samson

Green IT in 2009…lots of awareness, hardly any budget

The idea that IT has grown green is still largely a myth.Technology industry leaders, analysts and environmental advocates say there are plenty of opportunities for organizations to create more Earth-friendly operations but companies

Published on: December 31st, 2008 Mary K. Pratt

Three simple ways IT workers can cut their energy costs

You've heard the all talk about green IT. But you haven't really had to pay attention. Chances are that being green isn't a big deal at your company, and anyway you're too busy

Published on: March 26th, 2008 John E. West

Toronto residents wield Web 2.0 weapons to vanquish climate change

Facebook, LinkedIn, MySpace move aside.Social network-crazed Torontonians have a new Web 2.0 profile to manage – an Internet portal designed to help fight climate change.Zerofootprint Inc. launched its Toronto-specific Web site yesterday in

Published on: February 27th, 2008 Brian Jackson

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