Vector ‘the Good Robot’ announces integration with Amazon Alexa

Vector 'the Good Robot' made a bit of a splash when it was first launched in October, and now the four-inch robot will be integrating with Amazon's Alexa. The creators of Vector, Anki, announced

Published on: November 16th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Use the cloud to hire with Dell Boomi’s new platform

Dell Boomi has announced a new platform to help companies streamline the process for onboarding new hires. According to a Tuesday press release the platform, Onboarding Solution Accelerator, is designed to make the

Published on: August 8th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Facebook launches new integrations for Workplace to streamline admin processes and sharing information

Facebook may be in hot water right now, but its developers aren’t taking any time off. The company has announced several new capabilities for its Workplace application that will help it efficiently connect

Published on: May 3rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Marin integrates with DataSong to give marketers online and offline insights

San Francisco-based Marin Software has announced its latest partner – DataSong, an analytics company that provides a solution for revenue attribution and customer targeting. Marin Software provides a revenue acquisition management platform, which

Published on: July 23rd, 2014 Candice So

Android everywhere – including the enterprise

For this year's edition of Google I/O, tech spectators everywhere were expecting an Android-heavy show - and Google Inc. delivered, bringing out announcements on how Android will be reaching into more and more

Published on: June 25th, 2014 Candice So

New mobile platform helps restaurants improve customer experiences

About a year and a half ago, Cris Jucan was out with some friends at a restaurant, waiting for a server to get them a fresh round of drinks. But with no server

Published on: March 4th, 2014 Candice So

Kijiji and StubHub unite for users buying and selling tickets

Online sellers Kijiji and StubHub Inc. have merged, now making it possible for Kijiji users to buy and sell tickets straight from the site. The two companies did not disclose financial details of

Published on: September 17th, 2013 Candice So

Businesses embracing cloud software: IDC

Cloud-based software offerings overcame recent high profile data breaches to grow 27 per cent in the Canadian market, according to an IDC Canada study.Revenues from cloud software, or software as a service (SaaS),

Published on: November 21st, 2012 Brian Jackson

Facebook gets boost from new iOS 6 and WordPress integration

Apple's announcement that it's integrating Facebook into its operating system software should be welcome news for a social network that's taken a lot of hits in recent weeks."Facebook is a company that could use some

Published on: June 12th, 2012 IDG News Service

How to assess a cloud provider’s access control

Depending on what your cloud application is doing, there will be several levels of access control. The simplest is at the file level: the operating system will enforce user/group/world or access control lists

Published on: February 2nd, 2011 David Taber

IP network provides a lift

High atop, and down below, the mountains at Banff National Park would seem an unlikely site for a voice-over-IP installationBut for Sunshine Village Ski and Snowboard Resort, a comprehensive Internet protocol network that

Published on: April 23rd, 2007 Martin Slofstra

Microsoft tackles integration of legacy ERP, CRM systems

Microsoft provided details of its plan to transform business applications at the 11th annual Microsoft Convergence conference earlier this month, which involves doing a better job of getting CRM and ERP in synch.“There's

Published on: March 27th, 2007 Vawn Himmelsbach

Harper’s new cabinet has chance to better support horizontal collaborations

We were basking in hot, sunny southern California weather when my colleagues and I got the word about the new federal ministry - the cabinet that will run the Harper government. Based on

Published on: March 24th, 2006 Dan Perley

Inspired by Data

When Ron Olsen, CFO of the United Church of Canada, recently led an effort to overhaul its IT systems, getting everybody on board was among the least of his challenges.Olsen consulted with everyone,

Published on: March 23rd, 2006 EDGE Staff