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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 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,

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 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,

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 8th, 2012 Kristin Burnham

Leaked: roadmaps for Office 15, IE10 and more

SAN FRANCISCO -- A leaked Microsoft product roadmap suggests an early 2013 release date for Office 15 and a fall launch for the next version of Windows Phone, among other tidbits.The roadmap was discovered

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 13th, 2012 jared newman