Telework pilot heartily embraced by Ontario public service staff

When Carrie Burns-Solitar invited her colleagues to apply for 20 available spots in a telecommuting pilot, 66 wanted the chance to work while wearing a bathrobe and flannel pants. It was a high-interest

Published on: October 29th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Ontario museum using hi-tech goodies to enhance visitor experience

The Royal Ontario Museum is tapping technology in the hope of luring visitors out to a new gallery, including a barrage of touch screens, a high-grade videoconferencing system, and a revamped Web site.When

Published on: April 30th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Three videoconferencing services that make business meetings a delight

The first round of layoffs has taken hold, your annual bonus seems like a cruel joke, and travel is off-limits. So how are you going to give your presentation next week in Omaha

Published on: January 7th, 2009 Brian Nadel

Top tips for hassle-free video-conferencing

Chat is cheap. Videoconferencing, on the other hand, gives your online conversations a more personal feeling. For telecommuting, keeping in touch with clientele, calling home from a business trip, or just checking in

Published on: November 27th, 2008 Zack Stern

How to get the ultimate videoconference centre together

With the rise in adoption and availability of enterprise videoconferencing systems comes a warning from IT pioneers: Thinking this technology is simply plug-and-play will lead to disaster."If you're going to spend all that

Published on: April 15th, 2008 Sandra Gittlen