Marketing lessons from my shoes

By Andrew Berthoff I recently purchased new shoes online. I like to support local companies, and I always look for things distinct, so I returned to shop at John Fluevog. I don’t often

Published on: September 27th, 2011 Andrew Berthoff

Video Rewind: How small businesses can profit through Kijiji

Online sites such as Kijiji are not just garage sales and old gold clubs.In the Video Rewind episode, Brian Jackson, speaks to Zac Candelario, general manager of Kijiji Canada and Jacob Aqraou, head

Published on: September 27th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Hacker makes iOS look like OS X Lion

by Elizabeth Fish Do you happen to be one of those people that really love Mac OS X Lion? Or perhaps, on the other end of the spectrum, you feel Lion's a bit

Published on: September 22nd, 2011 IDG News Service

Five SEO facts hidden in your domain name

by Krista LaRiviere When Google crawls your web site to index and rank your content it has to start somewhere. That somewhere is the front door to your site – your domain name.

Published on: September 21st, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Co-working gaining ground with tech entrepreneurs

By Nestor E. Arellano Despite all the good stuff you hear about it, working from home can be a drag some days. There will always be those moments when you can’t get any

Published on: September 2nd, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Privacy concerns with Google +

 By Tony Bradley   Back on Day 15 I examined Google+ privacy and found a couple things that seemed to be suspicious or give me some reason for concern. I spoke with someone

Published on: September 1st, 2011 IDG News Service

Spammers benefit from stock market turmoil

By Matt Sergeant August was a busy month for cyber criminals, according to the August 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report. While phishing levels were one in 229.9 forCanadathis month, spammers were also busy taking

Published on: August 29th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Two online legal services that are changing the game

By Monica Goyal   Two startups recently came to my attention that offers creative solutions to help people resolve legal disputes.   Their methods include online reputation shaming, game theory tactics, and settlement

Published on: August 25th, 2011 Monica Goyal

Where to get funding for hiring IT students

By NestorE. Arellano Does you business need some help with IT issues? Are you looking for someone to fill in for a temporary absence? For some businesses hiring a regular employee might not

Published on: August 22nd, 2011 Nestor Arellano

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

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