Communitech’s Database program to launch satellites, harvest ‘big data’

Collecting  big data from partners in the government, academic, and private sector and finding new uses for it is the new, broader focus for the Database program at Communitech, the Waterloo, Ont. hub

Published on: August 13th, 2013 Candice So

81 ways to market your mobile app from Tapgage

You’ve spent weeks/months – designing and developing your app. It takes a lot of time to get it just the way you want it, but when you launch on the App Store, you

Published on: November 1st, 2012 Lauren Clegg

Facebook’s new mobile ads push directly to app stores

Facebook announced on Tuesday a new mobile-optimized ad unit that will direct users directly to install mobile apps.A beta program is available for a limited number of developers who want to try the

Published on: August 9th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Facebook acquires facial recognition software firm

Facebook has acquired Face.com, the facial recognition software company whose products power Facebook's photo tagging suggestions, according to a blog post.Rumors of the acquisition began to circulate in late May.  Face.com also provides branded Facebook apps.

Published on: June 18th, 2012 Cameron Scott

YouTube “stars” raking in millions while site remains in the red

It is ironic that while YouTube struggles to turn a profit in its third year after being purchased by Google, some of its stars are pulling in millions in earnings.The creators of lonelygirl15

Published on: April 20th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Wanted: App developers for Facebook

“Viral and engaging” were the two key words that developers and marketers kept hammering during the four-hour Facebookcamp Toronto on Tuesday evening, a free conference for industry insiders interested in creating applications for

Published on: August 9th, 2007 Nestor Arellano