Toronto’s subway Wi-Fi network officially online

After a two-week test run, Toronto's free subway station Wi-Fi network officially launched Tuesday, ready to support thousands of users in two of its busiest stations. Once the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 10th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Toronto’s cell tower radiation guidelines to stay

Health guidelines concerning the allowable level of radio frequency (RF) radiation emitted by cellular towers in Toronto will remain in place despite a recommendation from the city’s medical health officer to drop the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 12th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Toronto’s IT showcase community takes another step

After several years of planning, Toronto's showcase waterfront redevelopment community for thousands of people is slowly rising and with it the hopes that it will be an intelligent community attracting leading edge businesses.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 19th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Councillor wants free Wi-Fi for Toronto

A Toronto councillor is proposing the creation of free Wi-Fi zones in the city’s parks and other public spaces. Toronto is lagging behind other Canadian cities like Fredericton and Edmonton, which have been

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Who will win? Top 7 intelligent communities

Columbus, OhioWhile the city trails the U.S. average in per capita income, it has added 15,000 new jobs in the last decade despite industrial decline in the rest of the state. Government has

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 14th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Toronto, Stratford finalists in global contest

The country’s biggest city and a municipality best known for its Shakespeare festival are among the seven finalists in the annual international intelligent community of the year contest. Toronto and Stratford, Ont. were

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 24th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Toronto subway to be wired for cellular

Toronto’s subway riders are closer to getting to use their cellular-connected devices in underground tunnels now that the municipal transit authority has approved a deal with a service provider. However, there’s no date

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 22nd, 2012 Howard Solomon

U of T upgrades e-mail infrastructure using PbD

The University of Toronto had a problem with its e-mail. It just wasn't good enough. It was slow and feature-lacking and students had noticed. So the IT department for the university decided that

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 28th, 2011 jd speedy

Canadian software company improves on the Internet forum

It seems simple enough in concept. To create and curate a great Internet support system for a product you need two things: great integration with your product (particularly if it’s a software offering)

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 15th, 2011 jd speedy