Spear phishing campaigns are more sophisticated: Symantec

Cyber-criminals are getting better at using targeted attack methods and strategic planning to break into the digital data vaults of major corporations, according to Symantec Corp. Last year set a record both in

Published on: April 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Google makes it easier for strangers to find your email

A number of organizations use Google Gmail and/or Google+ for communications, taking advantage of the convenience and security of a cloud service. But a new Google+ feature may give users some concern. Like

Published on: January 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadian teen poised to launch smart watch

Another Canadian entrepreneur is pitting himself against technology giants like Samsung and Sony by building his own smart watch. Nineteen-year-old Simon Tran of Montreal believes his Neptune Pine smart watch has got what

Published on: November 22nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Google Apps faces challengers: Microsoft, IBM

The high-tech industry has never been more competitive than it is today. Startups are muscling in on the territory of traditional giants with new solutions. One of those startups, Google, has been pushing

Published on: October 30th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Time to stamp out email in organizations, argues writer

I’m here to put in front of you a heresy: Your organization doesn’t need email. Hard to believe, considering the time staff spend keeping an eye on the flow of messages to them,

Published on: October 23rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Government eyes $50 million savings in email transformation

The federal government’s Shared Services Canada IT consolidation program expects to save some $50 million by improving the way government offices handle email. Shared Services Canada generated savings “almost immediately” by taking a

Published on: October 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Ferrari tells workers to slam the brakes on email

Italian sports car maker Ferrari S.p.A. has ordered its employees to throttle back on their workplace emailing and resort to old fashion talking instead.Management’s message to employees could be summarized as: Talk to

Published on: July 5th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Bell, CGI win federal email contract

BCE Inc’s Bell Canada and CGI Information Systems have won a multimillion dollar seven year contract to run the federal government’s consolidated email system. The $398 million deal, won by competitive bidding, was

Published on: June 26th, 2013 Howard Solomon

5 Google Calendar tips for power users

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. -- For busy people (and aren't we all?), work and personal calendars dictate the day, from meetings to appointments, from project deadlines and the kids' soccer games. Without the proper tools,

Published on: June 8th, 2012 Kristin Burnham