Markham vendor takes agenda management solution online

Markham, Ont.-based eScribe has launched an online, subscription-based version of its electronic meeting and agenda management solution. According to the vendor, eScribe Online is designed for small and medium-sized businesses that don’t have

Published on: March 13th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Facebook Timeline apps: 3 tips for protecting privacy

Facebook opened the floodgates to its "new class of apps" Wednesday, unveiling its partnership with more than 60 applications that let users share more about their daily lives.In September at the F8 developer

Published on: January 23rd, 2012 Kristin Burnham

Hosted version of Microsoft Office unveiled

Microsoft made its long-awaited move to package the hosted version of Office with the hosted versions of Lync, SharePoint and Exchange with the unveiling on Tuesday of Office 365.Office 365, scheduled to ship

Published on: October 22nd, 2010 Juan Carlos Perez

Some ways you could use Google Chrome for business

Google, last week, held a press event to announce details of its upcoming Chrome OS. What it unveiled is an exciting new platform for Web computing that is aimed squarely at consumer netbooks,

Published on: November 26th, 2009 Michael Scalisi

Three ways to get your money’s worth from Microsoft Office

The billboard ads may be telling you it's time to "Go Google" with your productivity apps, but most enterprises still use Microsoft Office, and are planning to keep it that way.A recent survey

Published on: November 23rd, 2009 Jeff Radecki

Companies tap hosted tools for total recruitment makeover

While Web-based apps for human resource management have been available in North America for quite a while, there's a surge of interest in these tools today.One reason, industry observers say, is the economic

Published on: August 18th, 2009 Raul da Gama Rose

Two Web services that take the labour out of payroll

Ever-changing taxes and other deductions make payroll preparation a headache for many employers. But two new Web-based payroll preparation services--Intuit's Online Payroll and PayCycle's PayCycle Payroll Plus--offer relief. All you need is a

Published on: April 11th, 2008 Richard Morochove

Free Google hosted applications sidestep IT department, raise security concerns

Google is releasing a new edition of its hosted applications suite that end-users can bring into the workplace without the involvement of their IT department.It means that IT managers who fret about employees

Published on: February 7th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez