Samsung touts 5G technology. But is it really 5G?

Get ready for the next buzzword in mobile marketing: 5G. In a posting on Samsung Tomorrow, the official global blog of Samsung Electronics, the South Korean vendor announced it has “successfully developed the

Published on: May 13th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Startup news round-up: May 31, 2012

Startup Canada’s National Tour touched down in Edmonton today. The grassroots, entrepreneur-led movement will be in town until June 1 to strategize with the local startup community how to support a vibrant and

Published on: May 31st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Toronto’s SecureKey raises $30 million in new investments

Top corporations in the credit card, technology and telecommunications industries have invested no less than $30 million in SecureKey Technologies Inc., a Toronto-based firm that provides platform-as-a-service tools for authentication, payment and identity.SecureKey

Published on: May 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

RIM and Carleton University partner in research centre

Carlton University in Ottawa and Research in Motion Ltd., opened a teaching and research centre aimed at boosting university students' mobile technology skills and knowledge.The RIM Teaching and Collaborative Research Centre will be

Published on: March 23rd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Video Rewind: A look back at Google’s 7 predictions

With the recent acquisition of Motorola by Google, we thought it might be worth it to look back at the search engines predictions made earlier this year.Back in January, Barry Salzman, managing director

Published on: August 18th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

The wearable computer revolution has arrived

It’s an exciting time for the wearable-computing industry. Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen declared in a recent interview that wearable computers were the next big thing for Silicon Valley, and the past few months

Published on: August 8th, 2011 David Daw

Adult content sites battle piracy, innovate porn

In an industry where very little is taboo, piracy is a dirty six-letter word for many businesses in the adult entertainment sector. Once credited for leading the way in making money from the

Published on: May 30th, 2011 Nestor Arellano