Online dispute resolution saves firms time and money

By Monica Goyal Those among us who have been in business disputes know that business disputes are inconvenient and stressful, and drain precious resources. We want them to be resolved as quickly and

Published on: July 28th, 2011 Monica Goyal

SMB owners are an overworked but happy bunch

By Nestor E. Arellano Perennially understaffed, under budget constraints and working long lonely hours might be the stereotypical image of small business owner. However, two separate surveys recently released this month paint quite

Published on: July 22nd, 2011 Nestor Arellano

A Mac pro’s 5 minute Lion configuration

By Christopher Breen Reader David Mitchell delves into the personal with this question about Lion. He writes: I'm planning to buy Lion and was curious about what pros like you do when you

Published on: July 20th, 2011 IDG News Service

A new brand experience

By Andrew Berthoff I've worked in or, rather, with the Canadian technology industry for more than 20 years, first from the perspective of a journalist following and reporting on the scene, and then

Published on: July 20th, 2011 Andrew Berthoff

My fantasy BlackBerry

By Yale Holder With all the recent talk about the premature death of the BlackBerry and in the wake of their recent AGM, what would your ideal blackberry cell phone look, and feel

Published on: July 18th, 2011 Yale Holder

Competition, not congestion behind Bell’s UBB push

By Nestor E. Arellano Bell Canada might claiming that its proposal to implement Internet usage based billing on its wholesale customers is meant to alleviate network congestion but the early stages of the

Published on: July 15th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Canada: We are not as simple as 10 per cent of the U.S. Market

By: Krista Napier What's wrong with simply taking 10 per cent of the U.S. market for a rough estimate of the size of a particular sector in the Canadian IT space? A lot,

Published on: July 13th, 2011 Krista Napier

OMG! There’s an entrepreneur on campus

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Recently we have explored where and how government can facilitate the process of commercialization to help technology entrepreneurs get their products to market. Throughout this series, we have

Published on: July 11th, 2011 Francis Moran

Time to empower, not blame security’s ‘weakest link’

By Nestor E. Arellano It’s getting to be tiring hearing that tech users are data security’s weakest link. Recently we reported on a study released by Symantec Corp. which outlined the key differences

Published on: July 7th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Why tech innovation comes slow in legal profession

 By Monica Goyal This past weekend, I was a panelist on “Legal Techs in a Brave New World” at lawTechCamp (hosted by the University of Toronto, Centre for Innovation, Law and Policy).  My

Published on: June 27th, 2011 Monica Goyal

6 mobile tech game changers

By Nestor E. Arellano If there’s ever been an area in technology that been so fast changing, all encompassing and sexy to boot in recent years it must be mobile.  The moment engineers

Published on: June 27th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Staples should pay customers to wipe data

When you want people to do something for you that is tedious and just altogether easier to skip, nothing works better than cold, hard cash. Staples Inc. should consider paying its customers to

Published on: June 24th, 2011 Brian Jackson

A thought on cloud security…

By Brian Bourne There have been no shortage of Cloud service failures recently.  The latest being discussed in this ITBusiness article: “Dropbox drops the ball on account security”. So this raises the question. 

Published on: June 22nd, 2011 Brian Bourne

RIM needs to fix its tech roadmap

By Kye Husbands I just returned from a trip to California, home to some of the biggest companies in the world – Google, Apple, Facebook, eBay, NetFlix, Zynga to name a few –

Published on: June 21st, 2011 Kye Husbands