Former Cisco engineers launching alternative video conferencing for SMBs

Zoom is launching a new collaboration and online meeting product called Zoom Presence, allowing users to start video conferencing from almost any device. Essentially, its creators consider it a better product than Cisco

Published on: August 11th, 2014 Candice So

Samsung unveils new tablets at CES 2014

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. launched a fleet of four new tablets at CES 2014 today, while introducing two product lines into the mix – the Galaxy NotePro series and the TabPro series. Touting

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Candice So


Top 10 Ultrabooks for business

Published on: April 5th, 2013 Alex Davies

Ottawa vendor brings SMB video conferencing to the cloud

Ottawa-based visual collaboration company Magor Corp. has launched Aerus, which extends its peer-to-peer video collaboration software architecture to the cloud. According to the vendor, the cloud-based Aerus platform lets people collaborate and communicate

Published on: March 19th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

‘Open Innovation’ network spins off 7 communications startups

Nine months after its inception, Ottawa-based developer network Coral CEA is already seeing strong success for its member tech start-ups.Coral CEA focuses on communications-enabled applications, or programs that help automate communications processes. It

Published on: April 15th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Dimdim is “brighter” Web conferencing choice for small Canadian firms

Today, 2.2 million people use Dimdim's online conferencing tool, many of them staff or clients of Canadian small firms. One such user shares why Dimdim is the right and "bright" choice for his

Published on: May 19th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Unified communications the best prescription for Canadian university

When the University of British Columbia (UBC) wanted to reach more medical professionals with its professional development lectures, Noreen Kamal turned to online collaboration.The university's director of technology, she took some seed funding

Published on: March 13th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Saving marketing dollars with Webinars

Businesses promoting products and services through Webinars must carefully tailor sessions to suit specific audiences in order to maximize the technology's potentials.In the last two years, the use of Internet-based meeting tools know

Published on: October 20th, 2007 Nestor Arellano

Being there, but better

Small businesses that need to watch every dollar they spend are turning to Webinars – interactive Internet-based meetings – as a cost effective alternative to traditional in-person employee training session.Previously associated with corporate

Published on: October 16th, 2007 Nestor Arellano