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Here is what millennials actually want for work perks based on a global survey

Think you know millennials? One way to put it to the test is by considering what they want in the workplace. Besides an engaging and rewarding job in their field of choice, what

Published on: December 10th, 2015 Dave Yin

IDC predicts smartphone slump, softer ICT growth for Canada in 2016

Sluggish oil prices will take a bigger bite out of Canada’s 2016 tech sector growth than previously expected, IDC predicted Thursday. The sector will likely grow by 2.4 per cent next year, said

Published on: December 4th, 2015 Christine Wong

Canadian businesses are finally moving to the cloud: Research

Over half of Canadian businesses say they are working towards using the cloud, according to new research from Microsoft Canada. This, according to the computing giant, is up from the previous trend where

Published on: November 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

Research says lack of channel support is holding back 3D printing that’s already growing in double digits

3D printing isn't going away anytime soon. New research suggests that the market for the technology will grow at a CAGR of 21 per cent during the 2015 to 2020 cycle. This will

Published on: October 29th, 2015 Dave Yin

Millennials expect faster work computers than older colleagues: survey

How much patience do users have for slow applications? According to a new study, it depends on your age. According to the 2015 Desktop Experience Study sponsored by virtualization company AppSense suggests that Millennials are

Published on: October 19th, 2015 Dave Yin

Study shows vast majority of employees willing to quit for greater workplace flexibility

What does it take for an employee to quit? It could be as simple as a lack of flexibility at the workplace. According to a new study by managed service provider Softchoice, as

Published on: October 9th, 2015 Dave Yin

Kaspersky’s new price tags on data leaks may give sticker shock

We all know security breaches are costly, but just how much? New figures released by Kaspersky Lab on the budget required to recover from such a breach are oddly specific: $551,000 for enterprises and

Published on: October 7th, 2015 Dave Yin

Cost and awareness major obstacles to smart home technology adoption: Study

Homes are smarter than you think - at least in the U.S. A new study by the market research firm the Harris Poll found that while wireless speaker systems are still the dominant

Published on: October 7th, 2015 CDN Staff

State of LTE report shows just how far behind Canada is in 4G

Not all 4G LTE networks are built equally, especially if they are Canadian. A new report from OpenSignal, a cellular coverage analysis organization, indicates that, surprise, surprise, Canada is nowhere near the top among

Published on: September 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

Here’s how much more cyber attacks the healthcare industry actually sees

By now it's no secret that the healthcare vertical is a high-value target for hackers, but by just how much? A new report from security vendor Websense Labs puts concrete figures on these

Published on: September 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

Smartphone trends strong despite slowing growth: Research

China may be contributing the lion's share of global smartphone market growth at over 30 per cent in 2015, but even its appetite has limits. A new report from market research firm ReportsnReports.com shows

Published on: August 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

Companies believe email and social media alone make a digital workplace: Survey

Think your company is a digital workplace? Think again. A new survey conducted by IT consulting firm Avanade shows that companies believe employee engagement impacts the bottom line, yet are unwilling to invest

Published on: August 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

What IT services and businesses need to know about the Deep Web

How much do you know about the "deep web"?  Or, a better question may be, as a business, how much do you need to know about the deep web? There's a chance that,

Published on: June 23rd, 2015 Dave Yin

Ottawa banking committee recommends hands-off approach to Bitcoin legislation

Ottawa has released its report on digital currencies, and its recommendation to the government is... to do nothing. Well, in a way. Among eight recommendations made in "Digital Currency: You Can’t Flip This

Published on: June 19th, 2015 Dave Yin

Research shows spam on decline, but documents a key vulnerability

Spam is on the decline.  That's right. But before you break out the champagne, let's look at the numbers and what they mean. This is among the key findings from cyber security research firm Trustwave,

Published on: June 12th, 2015 Dave Yin