XConnect: HealthAware.ca – taking the pain out of doctor appointments

Nikolai Bratkovski is an entrepreneur with a track record in healthcare Internet ventures. Most recently, Niolai founded  HealthAware . HealthAware is free online service that takes the pain out of health appointments. Their

Published on: October 12th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: Why personal branding is important

Alicia Taggio is a Social Media Specialist with Flight Centre here in Toronto. She has been described by a former co-worker as having “the rare knowledge of how to run social media successfully

Published on: September 26th, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: How social media aids independent film-making

Viral marketing, social media and crowd-sourced funding. All these terms are important in the area of independent film-making. Currently, our city (Toronto) is knee deep in glitter and glitz as the Toronto International

Published on: September 12th, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: GameDay InterActive brings fantasy to second screen experience

Today marks our fourth and final GameConnect (#GCTO) episode. In this video, Karim Kanji chats with Nicholas Murphy who is the Founder and CEO of GameDay InterActive. Nicholas is also the founder and creator of several

Published on: August 30th, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: InGamer’s Social Gaming Platform [video]

Nic Sulsky is the Co-Founder of InGamer. This past week Nic and XConnect host Karim Kanji got together to talk about InGamer's social gaming platform. The InGamer 3-screen social gaming platform turns a

Published on: August 23rd, 2012 Karim Kanji

Spongelab Interactive brings gaming to classrooms

Alex Hayter is the Marketing Manager for Toronto-based startup SpongeLab Interactive: the Global Science Community. Spongelab is a group of scientists, teachers, animators, artists, and programmers passionate about science education. They believe that

Published on: August 16th, 2012 Karim Kanji

The 3 Features Of A Successful Crowdfunded Project

As many of you know, almost every week we interview someone from the tech or startup space. Last week I had the fortune of interviewing Brian Meece who is the CEO and co-founder

Published on: August 1st, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: Raise5 turns your wacky talents into charity donations

Mike Tang is the CEO of Raise5.com. In this episode, Karim Kanji talks with Mike Tang about the beginnings of Raise5 at StartUp Weekend Toronto. What is Raise5? A new fundraising platform that

Published on: July 18th, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: From lawyer to sports entrepreneur

Before Adam Epstein was the CEO of Huddlers.com, he was a lawyer. Yes. A lawyer. In this episode of XConnect, Karim Kanji asks Adam why he made the transition from lawyer to tech

Published on: July 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: Epilogger talks about incubator experience

In this episode, Karim Kanji asks Michael about his recent experience with Founder Fuel in Montreal. Watch and listen to find out whether Epilogger is better off for having attended Founder Fuel.To watch a longer

Published on: July 5th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: Pocket Zoo creator Robleh Jama

This week we had the opportunity to speak with Robleh Jama of TinyHearts.com. Robleh presently works out of the Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone and Toronto’s The Work Republic.Many people know Robleh as the

Published on: June 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: AlphaPlus Centre on innovative learning

This is the final instalment in our video series covering education, technology and social media. If you’re in Toronto this evening we would love to host you at our panel portion of this

Published on: May 31st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: NoteWagon’s chief ninja officer

In this episode, Karim Kanji speaks with Gabriel Chan who is the Co-Founder and Chief Ninja Officer of NoteWagon.For those who don’t know, NoteWagon.com (originally from Waterloo and now based in Toronto) is

Published on: May 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

ITBusiness.ca Partners Page

ITBusiness.ca is a publication of IT World Canada. We're proud to present our partners here. International Data Group (IDG) is the world's leading technology media, events and research company. IDG’s media brands –

Published on: May 4th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff