Let’s Twitterbug – Twitter users assailed by “Pied Piper” bug

In the famous legend of the Pied Piper of Hamelin - 130 boys and girls, enticed by the Piper's haunting melody followed him out of town, where they were lured into a cave

Published on: August 5th, 2008 Gregg Keizer and Robert McMillan

E-mail marketing still delivers results for B2B campaigns

Read related story: How to build your brand and business with e-mail marketing Marketing on social networking sites might be making waves in the media, but for some Canadian businesses traditional e-mail marketing

Published on: July 29th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Top seven strategies for IT managers to survive and thrive

Pity the poor IT managers.They're expected to know what their end-users want need, even if their end-users can't articulate it themselves. They're under constant pressure to develop new skills (like AJAX) while maintaining

Published on: July 24th, 2008 Dan Tynan

Email marketing still delivers results for B2B campaigns

Social media marketing fueled by the popularity of such sites as Facebook and MySpace might be making waves in the media but for many businesses traditional email marketing still delivers desirable results.

Published on: July 21st, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Canadian Facebook app links “virtual” garden to green behaviour

It's a unique Facebook application designed to foster a culture of conservation, and its creators are two Canadian university students. Kevin Muise and Jin Fan of Simon Fraser University in B.C. are hoping

Published on: July 18th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Mobile social networking – a goldmine of untapped business opportunities

Social networking on mobile devices is set for explosive growth, but established Web 2.0 sites aren't capitalizing on this opportunity, experts say.There's huge potential in this emerging market that isn't being tapped, they

Published on: July 14th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

New Canadian blogging hub could be boon for social net savvy businesses

A blogging hub originally designed for online authors by a Montreal-based Internet firm may serve as a vital tool for businesses seeking to access potential customers among the tens of thousands of social

Published on: July 10th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Six ways to increase your employability with social networking

It can be easy to disregard social networking's professional potential if you're only going on what you see on television. Between endlessly replayed clips where hysterical young men beg everyone to leave Britney

Published on: July 8th, 2008 Lisa Schmeiser

Trolls trash MySpace group profiles, wreak havoc

One of the first social networking upstarts, MySpace, is facing continuing security problems that threaten to spoil many of the innovative features that make the site useful.Hackers, spammers and Internet malcontents have turned

Published on: July 3rd, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Golf – and the art of career maintenance

Conventional business wisdom has long held that to succeed in the corporate world, to win friends in the ranks of senior management and to show you can interact with co-workers and customers alike,

Published on: June 24th, 2008 Thomas Wailgum

Connect with Facebook generation, expert urges Canadian companies

TLDNR. If you don't know what it means then you also probably don't have a clue why most people under 25 don't read the Globe and Mail.The acronym stands for "too long, did

Published on: June 24th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

From Dilbert to Dude – how your business can score with Web 2.0

Incorporating Web 2.0 social networking concepts into enterprises offers great benefits.But it also challenges, implementers of these technologies, as spokespersons from Best Buy, Serena Software, and Oracle related Tuesday during an industry event

Published on: June 19th, 2008 Paul Krill

Sales Spider helps Canadian SMBs develop web of business opportunities

Playing Scrabulous and throwing sheep at your "friends" doesn't have a lot of business value - and that may be the reason why so many organizations have banned or limited the use of

Published on: June 3rd, 2008 Vawn Himmelsbach

Canada embarks on major Web 2.0 initiative

The Federal government's decision to create a comprehensive system for future online collaboration and social networking projects is growing proof that Canada acknowledges the explosive potential of Web 2.0, industry experts say."This definitely

Published on: May 28th, 2008 Nestor Arellano