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 social media sites, according to a recent study conducted by Augure, a developer

Published on: 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 apply button, warns antivirus software maker BitDefender LLC. The ad may just be

Published on: November 25th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

LinkedIn connects with career-focused teens

Business networking site LinkedIn is flexing its social media muscle to attract teens looking to get into college, find a job and build a career. The site, which previously set an age limit

Published on: September 25th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Technology News Gallery Week of May 7

From Anonymous to 'The Unknowns'NASA on Friday acknowledged an attack on one of its websites by "The Unknowns," a group that has been publicly trickling information on websites it has hacked over the

Published on: August 14th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

For Canada’s IT talent, look to social media

In a market in which talent is a precious commodity, IT recruiters need to stay ahead of the curve.It's an accepted fact by now: Social media is one of the best places for

Published on: September 18th, 2012 brian bloom

Recruiters: Social media ‘footprint’ key advantage

Your online social media persona has never been more important. But social media can be a blessing or a curse to job seekers, IT recruiters say.“Online presence and the online footprint is a

Published on: July 30th, 2012 brian bloom

Leap second bedevils Web systems over weekend

NEW YORK -- Despite precautions by system providers, an extra second added to the official timekeeping record Saturday triggered several popular Internet services to crash over the weekend, including LinkedIn, Reddit and Quantas

Published on: July 4th, 2012 joab jackson

5 ways to put LinkedIn to work for your business

SAN FRANCISCO -- As one of the web's "big three" social networks, along with Facebook and Twitter, LinkedIn has grabbed its slice of the limelight as the space where professionals strategize their next

Published on: April 18th, 2012 michael ansaldo

Advice for federal IT workers facing layoffs

As federal departments slowly announce layoffs resulting from Ottawa’s recently released budget, federal IT workers are among those wondering if their positions will be in the 12,000 jobs the government plans to eliminate

Published on: April 11th, 2012 Howard Solomon