Toronto firm gets small businesses focused with a SLAP

Jennifer Ettinger just asks one question when she's trying to hone her business strategy – What Would Gaye Do?The founder of, a lifestyle Web site for women, does have more than one

Published on: June 5th, 2009 Brian Jackson

IBM, HP lead the way on green IT

If your IT department has decided to "go green," you probably need help from your strategic IT vendors. But which ones? In an attempt to find out, Gartner analyst Simon Mingay, in partnership

Published on: October 22nd, 2008 Neal Weinberg

HP vows to reduce PC energy use by 25% in 2010

Hewlett-Packard Tuesday announced that it plans to reduce energy consumption of its personal computers by 25% within two years.To reach its goal, HP said it will reduce energy usage by integrating energy-saving technologies

Published on: October 15th, 2008 Sharon Gaudin

HP gives new life to used printer cartridges

Hewlett-Packard is boosting its effort to effectively recycle used inkjet printer cartridges, Wednesday introducing a new process that manufactures new cartridges from recycled cartridges that are separated and rebuilt from scratch.The "closed loop"

Published on: October 15th, 2008 Agam Shah

Lenovo goes for gold as Olympics IT supplier

More than any other official sponsor at the Beijing Olympics, Lenovo may have the most to gain -- and the most to lose -- as a Chinese company trying to reach a worldwide

Published on: August 8th, 2008 Steven Schwankert

HP researchers create PC memory chip that makes intelligent decisions

Researchers at Hewlett-Packard have developed a working unit of a memory circuit that has existed in theory for 37 years, which could ultimately replace RAM and make computers more intelligent by tracking data

Published on: May 2nd, 2008 Agam Shah

Canadian SMBs still fumbling for effective marketing strategies says HP-Ipsos Reid survey

Small and medium-sized business (SMB) owners are strapped for time and unsure about how to better market their brand, according to a new poll.A survey conducted by Vancouver-based polling firm Ipsos Reid shows

Published on: March 5th, 2008 Brian Jackson