Fotobounce offers photo sharing without privacy risks

Ray Ganong knows what an arduous task it is to be the designated keeper of the family photo archive in the modern digital world. Gigabytes of photos pour into our computers from digital

Published on: December 14th, 2011 Brian Jackson

500px aims to be ‘Flickr for pros’

Photographers who feel like they've outgrown casual photo sharing sites like Picasa, Flickr, or SmugMug should check out the new social photography service in town, Toronto-based 500px Inc. This elegant looking site is

Published on: June 21st, 2011 Alexandra Chang

Toronto shopping centre taps social media to find winning faces

Reams have been written about how social media can help firms forge deeper customer relationships, create brand awareness, and boost sales.But can these tools offer some of same benefits to retail outlets? Can

Published on: March 24th, 2010 Joaquim P. Menezes

Flickr photos used to build Rome in a day

Researchers who created the technology behind Microsoft’s Photosynth have upgraded their software to reconstruct entire cities in digital 3D by processing photos downloaded from the photo-sharing Web site Flickr. A team at the

Published on: September 28th, 2009 Brian Jackson

United Way of Canada CEO wants citizens to

Al Hatton is less interested in talking about Web 2.0 and social networking than he is partnership, engagement and information sharing.The CEO of United Way Canada found himself surrounded by public sector IT

Published on: June 18th, 2009 Shane Schick

Seven free apps with a new face on BlackBerry Storm

FRAMINGHAM - The weeks following the release of the Research In Motion's first touch screen BlackBerry, the Storm, on November 21, were unfortunately filled with complaints from users, reviewers and critics alike regarding

Published on: December 22nd, 2008 Al Sacco

Twitter rocks – but it won’t blow away blogs

To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of the death of blogs have been greatly exaggerated.That's not to say all blogs are doing well. When examining the spectrum of blogs out there, personal blogs appear

Published on: October 24th, 2008 Larry Borsato

Five free BlackBerry apps for fun…and work

All work and no play makes you a dull boy…or girl. Know the feeling? We bet you do. That's why we've collected the following five free BlackBerry downloads that aren't purely work related

Published on: July 25th, 2008 Al Sacco

Facebook – your new emergency broadcast system?

When the hills of Southern California were burning last fall and residents fleeing the flames as communities were evacuated, Dominic Chan reached out to help – with Facebook. A college student at the

Published on: June 19th, 2008 Brian Jackson