Internet of Things clock counting down to 2015 Pan Am Games

One year before the official start date of the Toronto Pan Am Games, the city is already counting down the days, hours, and minutes until the games begin - and it's using a

Published on: July 11th, 2014 Candice So

Canadians nab 33 Webby nominations

It's that time of year when the so-called "Oscars of the Internet" gears up for another awards show, 2014 marking the 18th annual Webby Awards. There's a record number of nominees from outside

Published on: April 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Video Rewind: Video advertising goes interactive

We were pleased to see our first contest entry for The $1,000 Minute from Winnipeg-based Po-Motion Inc. and are tempted to set up the low-cost interactive video projector systems ourselves. After all, the

Published on: November 21st, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Po-Motion takes interactive video projection to the masses

Most people wouldn't guess that it's possible to setup an interactive video projection for under $1,000, but Winnipeg-based Po-Motion Inc. makes it so.Founded Dec. 1, 2010, Po-Motion offers a free software package for

Published on: November 21st, 2011 Brian Jackson

Interactive Map: What Toronto could learn from global ICT hubs

Toronto has the makings of an incredibly successful hotbed of ICT technology, but it needs to make a final push to realize it. What lessons can be learned from other successful ICT clusters

Published on: November 18th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Meet Screenreach Interactive

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette We first encountered Screenreach Interactive and its founder, Paul Rawlings, several months ago when we featured Jon Bradford, the man behind U.K. startup accelerators The Difference Engine and Springboard.

Published on: October 26th, 2011 Francis Moran

Epson upgrades the whiteboard with interactive projector

It's hard to beat a whiteboard for an office brainstorming session – the satisfaction of streaking a technicolour diagram in washable marker across a gleaming white surface can't be topped.Unless Epson has something

Published on: August 6th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Unique ‘shock and raw’ online campaign targets Ontario youth

“By clicking on this handsome tattoo, you can open me up,” says Ben. And there's a graphic truth to his words. On Recycleme.org, you click on the image that says "Recyclables inside" tattoeod

Published on: February 1st, 2010 Brian Jackson

How to use new YouTube tools to make your videos interactive

Interacting with YouTube? That's easy: Type a brief description of what you want to watch into the site's search box, pick from one of hundreds of selections, and sit back to enjoy yet

Published on: April 22nd, 2009 David Murphy

Online tools help Canadians remember veterans’ great sacrifice

With mortar shells exploding overhead, Captain Thain W. MacDowell charged into a German machine-gun nest at the crack of dawn on the morning of April 9, 1917, participating in one of the first

Published on: November 11th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Canadian radio refuses to die

Despite the unceasing onslaught Web-based technology and predictions of being "subsumed" by new media, Canadian radio refuses to sign-off and die.Instead, local radio advertisers turned up the dial recently to announce that radio

Published on: June 13th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Maid to order – iRobot shows how to cash in on customer creativity

Jump to: videoWhen Bedford, Mass.-based iRobot Corp. released their circular vacuum robots to the market, they expected customers would use the Roomba to clean their homes, not name them and teach them how

Published on: May 22nd, 2008 Brian Jackson