Vancouver startup, Telus to plug cars into the Internet

Developers looking to take advantage of the Internet of Things have a new outlet in Canada with the word that Telus Corp. has partnered with a Vancouver startup to offer a connected car

Published on: September 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

How Canadian organizations use the Internet of Things

What happens when Internet connectivity goes beyond computers and phones? That’s the premise of “Internet of Things” technology. The concept dates back to 1999 when Kevin Ashton coined the term  (also known as

Published on: September 18th, 2014 Bruce Harpham

CIOs should steal these Internet of Things ideas from IDC

Nigel Wallis probably didn’t mean to turn the tech startup Uber’s name into a verb. It just sort of happened. Speaking at a breakfast event last week that was co-hosted with ITAC, the

Published on: September 15th, 2014 Shane Schick

The rise of the Internet of Things: Reality or conspiracy?

It's only August but the balloting is near for describing the year in technology. Is 2014 the year of the data breach, or the year of the  so-called Internet of Things? Columnist Gil

Published on: August 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Here comes the Internet of Things

Leading up to our Internet of Things Twitterchat on July 30, here are a few facts and figures gleaned from two recently-issued reports on the IoT that CIOs and IT managers should keep

Published on: July 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IT working with business units on Internet of Things: Canadian survey

The number of smart connected devices in Canada is poised to balloon from 28 million in 2013 to no less than 114 million in five years, according to a study on Internet of

Published on: July 14th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Wi-Fi traffic to overrun wired traffic in four years: Cisco

When the FIFA World Cup 2014 kicks off in Brazil on June 12, video streaming and Internet protocol broadcasts of the month-long event is expected to generate no less 4.3 exabytes of IP

Published on: June 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

IDC’s Canadian IoT forecast makes the smartphone market look small

IDC Canada is projecting the market for products and services related to the Internet of Things will reach $21 billion within four years, driven by the hope among CIOs that it will boost productivity

Published on: May 15th, 2014 Shane Schick