Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella tunes into Microsofts online briefing via Teams.

Published: March 31st, 2020


Working from home: nailing down your home network

You're sitting at your computer, browsing the web and suddenly a pop-up appears offering you an app that will give you updated COVID-19 info from the World Health Organization. "That's helpful," you think,

Published on: March 31st, 2020 Lynn Greiner

IBM to provide nine free cloud offers in response to COVID-19

The rapid spread of COVID-19 around the world has left organizations with no choice but to ask their employees to work from home, so IBM is offering nine free cloud products, spanning AI,

Published on: March 31st, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Microsoft Teams announces bevy of updates on its third birthday

As more businesses pivot to a remote work strategy, Microsoft announced a new slate of updates to Teams this week during the collaboration tool's third anniversary, with many of the updates expected to

Published on: March 19th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Why your phishing defence strategy needs to involve humans, not just tech

By Dave Gordon   Phishing attacks have been around for a long time since email went widespread in the mid-1990s. However, just like many other aspects of cybersecurity, phishing attacks have been becoming

Published on: February 27th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

SoftwareReviews unveils its 2020 Talent Management Emotional Footprint Award winners

Another list of critical software tools for the enterprise and other businesses was released by SoftwareReviews this week, this time focusing on talent management. SoftwareReviews - a division of Info-Tech Research Group -

Published on: February 26th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Shopify ranks among top e-commerce platforms, according to SoftwareReviews awards

Top e-commerce platforms were recognized by the 2020 eCommerce Data Quadrant Awards from SoftwareReviews recently and Canada's e-commerce giant ranked among the top award earners. With a composite score of 8.2, Shopify Plus

Published on: February 24th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Winners of 2020 SoftwareReviews Business Intelligence Data Quadrant Awards revealed

Anyone seeking the highest-rated business intelligence (BI) solutions should start with the latest gold medal recipients in the 2020 SoftwareReviews Data Quadrant Awards for BI. This year's winners, based on user reviews, are

Published on: February 11th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

How to empower your team to curate their own tech stacks while mitigating risk

By Dave Gordon   Back in the “old days,” your company provided all the tech used by your employees. There was no such thing as a self-directed search for tools, and no possibility

Published on: January 27th, 2020 IT Business Staff

Federal court extends CRTC wholesale pricing suspension

The Federal court has extended the suspension of CRTC’s proposed retroactive internet wholesale pricing until it can confirm a hearing status. According to the order, the Federal Court agreed that the respondent (CRTC)

Published on: November 29th, 2019 Tom Li

Microsoft releases new features, updates for Dynamics 365

Microsoft Corp. released a wide swath of updates and releases for its Dynamics 365 suite this week, largely focussed on AI-powered insight tools and new applications for the world of retail. AI-powered insight

Published on: September 23rd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Canadians must avoid desensitization to data breaches and lobby for stronger penalties, cybersecurity experts say

Cybersecurity experts are worried that the increased frequency of data breaches is becoming normalized by the public, reducing the pressure on organizations that handle private data to do better. "It's clear that this

Published on: July 30th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Google Pixel 3a XL review: a premium camera for the midrange

Whereas other midrange phones aim to deliver on the performance front, Google wants to let its camera do all the convincing. Its Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 may not be the fastest, but it can

Published on: May 27th, 2019 Tom Li

Shopify opens its third office in Toronto

Shopify Inc. is expanding its presence in Toronto, opening up a new office today at 620 King Street West as part of its plan to double its workforce in the city. This will

Published on: May 16th, 2019 Buckley Smith

‘Culture-first’: how Box Inc.’s HR strategy drives business success

Culture isn't just something that Box Inc. talks about, its entire strategy is built on the idea of "culture-first," says its chief people officer Christy Lake who has helped the cloud content management

Published on: January 10th, 2019 Meagan Simpson