Acknowledging privacy concerns arbitrator allows Google Apps use at Canadian University

Lakehead University decreased the privacy of faculty by switching to Google's Gmail service for campus communications, but is allowed to do so because there's no requirement that they provide private e-mail communications, according

Published on: June 17th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Oracle’s hitting the Cloud with Amazon cautiously hailed by Canadian customer

The new cloud-based database offerings announced by Oracle Corp. this week are cost-saving and worth pursuing if the service proves to be secure and provide good performance, according to a Canadian Oracle database

Published on: September 24th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Zoho online invoice service fits the bill

All businesses need to invoice their customers for products and services supplied.p>Invoicing is, of course, available in accounting packages that also track accounts receivable and handle many other chores such as financial statement

Published on: September 9th, 2008 Richard Morochove

Software tool helps millions remotely access their computers

At a time when it's riskier to take your laptop with you on your travels, a tool that lets you remotely access and control your machine even when it's thousands of miles may

Published on: August 26th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Canadian toy maker reaps rich rewards with new enterprise software apps

Spin Master is best known to Canadian consumers as the maker of the Air Hogs flying toy. "There's never a dull moment with an Air Hogs flying toy overhead," runs a slogan on

Published on: July 4th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Everywhere you go there’s e-mail

"Wherever you go, there's your e-mail," was the Buckaroo Bonzai-inspired signature file used by Mike Azzara, editor of Unix Today, when he hired me for my first regular network column back in 1989.

Published on: November 15th, 2007 James E. Gaskin