Hashtag Trending – Facebook gave 61 firms extended access to user data; Mario app makes $60M; Samsung devices sharing pics?

Facebook let 61 companies keep accessing user data, Cambridge Analytica-style, after officially banning the practice in 2014. Super Mario Run, a mobile app that Nintendo had the audacity to sell for $14 Canadian,

Published on: July 4th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Cybersecurity risks at the World Cup – Tech in Sports Ep. 48

All your latest sports technology news, including how the World Cup is using video replay to help on-field referees with contentious match decisions, a new analytics platform debuts with team Germany, AI predicts Brazil

Published on: June 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Google makes it easier to build the next Pokémon Go; iHeartMedia files for bankruptcy; Tesla producing flawed parts?

Google has opened its Maps app to developers hoping to create the next Pokémon Go. iHeartRadio owner iHeartMedia has filed for bankruptcy. And a CNBC report indicates that Tesla has been producing a

Published on: March 16th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

This just in: the government of Canada now has an eDeclaration app

Canadian business travellers frustrated by the ritual of fumbling for a pen to fill out their declaration cards one hour before their plane lands might be surprised to learn they have a paperless

Published on: October 23rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Can Xerox save the printing page?

It was an interesting contrast last week when I attended two conferences where one believed the concept of the “intelligent document” stops being intelligent as soon as you print it. Then at Xerox’s

Published on: April 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Apps are cool, convenient, useful and dangerous

A few weeks ago, I had to visit my friendly smartphone store. I could do everything – send/receive texts, send/receive emails, access/use business and social media apps – everything but make a phone

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Max Spindle

Conference goers getting a more connected, personal app for shows

There are exactly 229 ICT conferences and shows in the 2016 calendar year and a Toronto-based company is trying to make sure everyone who attends one or all of these events gets to

Published on: July 16th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

CNN partners with IT vendor for new data app for U.S. election

The worldwide leader in 24-hour news Cable News Network (CNN) has enlisted CA Technologies to ensure all of its news services whether it’s on cable TV, satellite TV, radio, online or on a

Published on: May 2nd, 2016 CDN Staff

Xerox to expand channel reach with new ConnectKey MFPs

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Xerox is looking to expand its channel partner base with data centre solution providers who could also provide connected workplace environments. Toni Clayton-Hine, vice president, Global Marketing and Value Proposition,

Published on: March 10th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

New IBM Watson app tries to take the guessing out of gifting

IBM wants Watson to be omnipresent, and now it's coming after your holiday gifts. Well, sort of. IBM has launched what is arguably the analytics service's most consumer-oriented application yet, in the form of, yes,

Published on: November 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

Can Cisco partnership help Apple get into business?

John Chambers may have stepped down recently from his 20 year post as Cisco CEO, but he hasn’t stopped making deals with some of the biggest names in business and technology. Today at

Published on: August 31st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Citrix Canada chief outlines new margin incentives

Citrix Canada country manager Michael Murphy addressed the Canadian market implications of the vendors recently announced Citrix Solution Advisor (CSA) program. Murphy told CDN, in an exclusive interview, that this program was long

Published on: February 20th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell is now calling itself a “digital” company

AUSTIN, TEX. - An aspect I found interesting from the Dell World 2014 conference was that the company has started referring to itself as a “digital” company. Suresh Vaswani, the president of Dell

Published on: November 10th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dropbox and Microsoft announce partnership, app integration

In a surprise announcement today, Dropbox and Microsoft have revealed a partnership to bring the cloud storage service to Office on phones, tablets and web platforms. The deal will allow Microsoft Office users

Published on: November 4th, 2014 Dave Yin