Aug. 25, 2017 – Big win for ‘fair use’ on YouTube, Amazon to close Whole Foods deal on Monday

A New York District judge makes a landmark decision regarding YouTube and the Fair Use Act, Amazon will close its significant acquisition of Whole Foods on Monday and immediately slash prices, and a

Published on: August 25th, 2017 Alex Radu

Aug. 24, 2017 – Google and Walmart team up against Amazon, SpaceX unveils its sci-fi inspired spacesuits

Google and Walmart are teaming up to take on Amazon, SpaceX has some nifty new space suits, and Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 8. From Reddit – Look out Amazon – Walmart and

Published on: August 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

Aug. 24, 2017 – Google and Walmart team up against Amazon, SpaceX unveils its sci-fi inspired spacesuits

Google and Walmart are teaming up to take on Amazon, SpaceX has some nifty new space suits, and Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 8. From Reddit – Look out Amazon – Walmart and

Published on: August 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

Aug. 23, 2017 – Elon Musk wants to ban killer robots, Google Assistant-powered headphones

Elon Musk continues to lead the charge against potential killer robots, is Google planning on releasing Google Assistant-powered headphones? And IBM teams up with a large group of grocers to bring blockchain to

Published on: August 23rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Aug. 23, 2017 – Elon Musk wants to ban killer robots, Google Assistant-powered headphones

Elon Musk continues to lead the charge against potential killer robots, is Google planning on releasing Google Assistant-powered headphones? And IBM teams up with a large group of grocers to bring blockchain to

Published on: August 23rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Creating a leader versus promoting a seller

I talk often about a new performance-management culture taking hold in the today’s B2All marketplace. To meet that challenge, not only must selling skills change, leadership skills must evolve, too. Your sales manager’s number-one job now is

Published on: August 16th, 2017 Colleen Francis

Hashtag Trending – Google reveals new look for calendar, Trump blasts former council CEOs on Twitter

Google has revealed a new look for its calendar app, Samsung has released a snazzy new portable hard drive, and Donald Trump uses his favourite platform to curse the CEOs quitting his American

Published on: August 16th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending: Aug. 9, 2017 – Google’s diversity spat; VR in the browser

Google’s internal policies are publicly criticized, Firefox introduces virtual reality capabilities, and video games are officially bad for your health. Starting with Twitter, a 10-page memo from a senior software engineer at Google

Published on: August 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Avaya looks to exit Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Avaya’s long seven-month Chapter 11 ordeal seems to be coming to a successful conclusion for the networking and collaborations vendor. The New Jersey-based vendor entered a Plan Support Agreement with debt holders. Avaya

Published on: August 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Seagate drops CEO and plans to cut staff

Numerous reports are indicating Seagate plans to cut more staff as a result of poor financial results. And, it is starting with CEO Steve Luczo, who has been with the company since 1984.

Published on: July 26th, 2017 CDN Staff

Microsoft Canada President goes deeper into reorg

WASHINGTON, D.C. - It is Janet Kennedy’s job as Microsoft Canada President to reinforce how positive the company’s re-organization is to all stakeholders: customers, employees and channel partners. In case you have been

Published on: July 25th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft Canada changes its leadership team & divisions

Microsoft Canada's SMS&P (small, mid-market solutions and partners) division is no more. The company has consolidated the group in its Enterprise unit. In a sweeping new look for Microsoft Corp., the software giant

Published on: July 4th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Lenovo Canada hires familiar face as its new channel chief

Greg Myers stay on the unemployment line did not last long. Lenovo confirmed via Twitter that Myers, the former senior vice president of sales and marketing at Tech Data Canada will be its

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New leadership team named at Tech Data Canada

It's been close to two decades since Tech Data Canada went through a leadership change. But since the announcement late last year of the impending retirement of Rick Reid, president of the Mississauga,

Published on: June 23rd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto