Ice Cream Sandwich is one delicious Android

From its navigation methods to fonts, Android is redesigned and refreshed in its Ice Cream Sandwich edition to meet the tastes of its users. Google introduced the update to Honeycomb and Gingerbread Tuesday

Published on: October 19th, 2011 Armando Rodriguez

How to get started on social media

It’s telling that when the Google+ social network launched in June, businesses clamored to get on the service as quickly as possible. For most businesses, being active on social media is now a

Published on: October 19th, 2011 David Daw

8 ways to build links that will send your Google rank soaring

Have you been spending long, agonizing hours crafting an online description for your Web site that starts with something like: “The best site ever for…” or “Lowest prices for…”If you think this alone

Published on: October 19th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

How to set-up Google+ automation

Let's take a look at what this automating Google+ thing is all about.If you're as lazy as I am, you'll be thrilled to learn that once created, these automations -- called "recipes" --

Published on: October 12th, 2011 Mike Elgan

Social search supplanted indexed search in 2011: Info-Tech

Many small businesses have invested scarce marketing resources in search engine optimization in a bid to stand out from the crowd. But with indexed search collapsing in favour of social media, it may

Published on: September 29th, 2011 Jeff Jedras

Canadian courts don’t protect trademarks from keyword advertising

It seems logical that when Vancouver Career College Inc. wanted to advertise its services using Google AdWords, it would buy the phrase “private career training.” But to a rival Vancouver school, Private Career

Published on: September 27th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Dutch company crushed after security certificates stolen

The Dutch company that was hacked earlier this summer by certificate thieves has gone bust and shut down, its U.S.-based owner said Tuesday.DigiNotar filed for bankruptcy in a Netherland court on Monday, and

Published on: September 22nd, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Office cleaners use SEO tools to stop being swept under the carpet

A weak online marketing strategy was holding back Jan-Pro-Canada Inc., a Scarborough, Ont.-based office cleaning firm from realizing its full potential. But the timely deployment of a suite of search engine optimization (SEO)

Published on: September 21st, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Facebook puts more privacy controls on Android app

If you liked the recent changes Facebook made to improve privacy, then you'll want to upgrade immediately to the latest version of the social network's app for Android smartphones.The app boasts an improved

Published on: September 15th, 2011 John P. Mello Jr.

Google++++: 4 add-ons to enhance your social networking

While rumors continue to swirl about when the Google+ API will be released to developers, that's not stopping some people from getting in on the Google+ action.Whether you're just starting out on Google+

Published on: September 9th, 2011 Kristin Burnham

Research in Motion’s future bleak with a chance of clearing

Mike Lazarus, a Sydney-based software design consultant, relies on his RIM BlackBerry daily to manage his contacts database, store important documents, and keep his information secure. "I use my mobile phone essentially as

Published on: September 7th, 2011 Ian Paul

What Google’s Eric Schmidt thinks of other tech CEOs

Eric Schmidt’s career in the IT industry began long before his leadership roles at Google Inc., he reminded a large crowd at Dreamforce, Salesforce.com’s annual conference, last week. The current executive chairman at

Published on: September 7th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Top 5 reasons Amazon’s tablet could be an iPad killer

Amazon’s unreleased tablet is not expected to arrive until November, but it is already being pitted as the number one rival to Apple’s iPad. Analysts and pundits alike are placing their bets on

Published on: September 7th, 2011 Daniel Ionescu

Google trims product offerings

Google is trimming its offerings, following a season of big changes for the Internet search leader.The company over the next few months will shut down a number of products and merge others into

Published on: September 6th, 2011 Christina DesMarais