Facebook at Work CIOs Canada

Facebook at Work: The pro and con considerations for CIOs

I don’t care if a company relies heavily on social media for marketing to customers or has invested in tools...

December 2nd, 2014 Shane Schick


German researchers first to get Facebook’s Internet Defense Prize

The best way to solve a problem is throw money at it, some people argue. In IT security one way of...

August 22nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Fork in the Road

Are two mobile apps better than one?

Facebook is probably the only social networking giant that figured out how to grow profits through a mobile channel. Sure,...

August 6th, 2014 Chris Lau


Google adds satellites to global Internet plans

First it was high-altitude balloons. Then it was solar-powered drones. Now, Google says it will launch a fleet of high-capacity,...

June 3rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Leading from the front: top women in tech

The IT sector can take credit for including more than its share of the most powerful women in the world....

May 28th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


Android’s heart bleeds

I had planned to take a closer look at Google Chromecast (and some of the alternatives), but something happened on...

April 14th, 2014 Sean Carruthers


Facebook eyeing silicon photonics for its network

Rapidly ramping network traffic is a big issue for many enterprise organizations and data centre, but for social networking site...

March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


WhatsApp voice will face many entrenched alternatives

Most readers would agree that shock and awe are appropriate reactions to the US$19 billion Facebook acquisition of WhatsApp. The good...

March 4th, 2014 Chris Lau


Facebook’s Zuckerberg seeking carrier partners

Here’s an offer that might interest Canada’s mobile phone service providers. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is looking for three to...

February 25th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano