Articles By Dave Webb

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Quirky Tech Tales from 2013

Information technology, by its nature, attracts a crowd that’s by turns creative, analytical and strictly process-oriented. And that quirkiness seems...

January 2nd, 2014 Dave Webb
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Cloud will drive ERP change in 2014, expert says

Brian Sommer gazes into the crystal ball and doesn’t see a whole lot of good news for traditional, on-premise enterprise...

December 20th, 2013 Dave Webb
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High-tech summit keeps focus on NSA reform

High-tech leaders meeting at the White House with U.S. President Barack Obama kept the Tuesday meeting focused on reining in...

December 20th, 2013 Dave Webb
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Northern Canada telecom service must improve: CRTC

The CRTC will call an inquiry into satellite telecom services offered across remote regions in the Far North early next...

December 20th, 2013 Dave Webb
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U.S. government cloud spending leveling off

Shawn McCarthy of Government Computing News outlines a few trends for federal government spending for 2014 in the article Government...

December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb
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Salesforce.com throws support behind OpenStack

Cloud customer relationship management vendor Salesforce.com has thrown its support behind open source cloud platform OpenStack, the Wall Street Journal...

December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb
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Google considering building its own chips, rumour says

Bloomberg News reports that search giant Google Inc. is considering building its own processors based on technology from ARM Holdings...

December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb
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Dell joins list of largest private companies

Forbes has released its list of the largest private companies in the U.S., with Dell Inc. being notable among the...

December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb
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Split decision on ‘smart city’ hype

The technology press isn’t often great at challenging hype. Technology reporters breathe high-tech air all day, every day, and the...

December 18th, 2013 Dave Webb
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Gift Guide: Smart phones

Did you know that many people in Canada are still using feature phones? Yes, feature phones. There maybe someone in...

December 18th, 2013 Dave Webb