SEC documents reveal how Microsoft acquired LinkedIn

It turns out Microsoft Corp. wasn't the only tech giant interested in acquiring LinkedIn Corp. A document filed with the...

July 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Here’s why Microsoft chose LinkedIn

Microsoft’s LinkedIn acquisition topped headlines and confounded tech experts. The price of US$26.2 billion paid, the biggest in Microsoft’s history,...

June 24th, 2016 Chris Lau


What does Microsoft’s LinkedIn acquisition mean for the enterprise?

Experts are divided over whether Microsoft Corp.'s $26.2 billion USD acquisition of LinkedIn Corp., which the companies announced on June 13, is a good...

June 14th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Canadian businesses and IT

Toronto’s entry-level IT workers aren’t up to snuff: LinkedIn report

Its concentration of technically-skilled workers is among the highest in the world, but only three per cent of LinkedIn members...

April 11th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Dun & Bradstreet announces new online credit monitoring database

Before there was LinkedIn, there was Dun & Bradstreet. In the pre-social media age, companies that needed to verify their...

January 26th, 2016 ITWorldCanada.com staff

Should you be on LinkedIn?

As ITWorldCanada's Job Board undergoes a renovation, the other established job networking site to look at is LinkedIn. Growth at...

May 6th, 2014 Chris Lau

Top CEOs shy away from social networks

Some very well-known high tech executives are among the 70 per cent of CEOs of high profile companies that shun...

December 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Scammers using bogus LinkedIn job ads

Have you received an enticing job offer on LinkedIn from a very attractive woman lately? Think twice before hitting the...

November 25th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano