Users uncovering 44 per cent of mobile app issues, survey finds

Developing mobile apps is a hard business. With fierce competition in app stores, a race to push out an app quickly, and the need to revisit the app and update it often, QA

Published on: July 23rd, 2014 Candice So

Want better content marketing? Just ask

At a time when marketers everywhere are talking about gathering data on consumer behaviour, it seems almost counter-intuitive to do something as simple as just asking consumers what they want. Don't marketers already

Published on: December 5th, 2013 Candice So

Keeping good online reputation important for small business too

It’s a dog-eat-dog online world out there. Just ask any business owner that’s seen their online reputation ruined by one scorching review on Yelp, or an angry customer causing trouble on the Web

Published on: September 13th, 2012 Brian Jackson

The power of feedback

by Stuart Crawford Wow, was all I had to say after reading some feedback from the Atlanta MSPU boot camp. I was shocked to say the least. I won’t get into the finer

Published on: April 4th, 2012 Stuart Crawford

Tell us how you like our new widget

We're trying something new on ITBusiness.ca and we want your input to help decide if it stays on the site or not.We've entered a link exchange program with Scribol. The basic idea is

Published on: October 11th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Rabbits, robots and remote surgery – small Canadian firms offer tech that transforms healthcare

Great ideas, wonderful products, but little money to bring them to market ... it's an age-old problem and currently one that confronts many small Canadian tech vendors with innovative offerings targeting the healthcare

Published on: May 13th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Six stupid “social networking” slip-ups

Or, The Barkeep and the Bouncer. Call 'em social networks, discussion forums, blogs, whatever. Some businesses have never learned to distinguish between participating in a conversation and trying to sell an online audience.

Published on: November 27th, 2008 Esther Schindler

Eight ways to self-promote without bragging

Unless you're a narcissist, self-promotion isn't an instinctive behavior. In fact, promoting yourself and your work can feel downright unseemly, like you're whoring yourself. It's no wonder self-promotion feels so unnatural for most

Published on: November 24th, 2008 Meridith Levinson

Dell seeks direct feedback from users

In Canada, for example, Dell expects to double its employee base this year, according to general manager Greg Davis. Most of the new hires will be for its contact centre in Edmonton. At

Published on: March 23rd, 2007 Shane Schick