Metro Toronto Convention Centre finally moving out of the dark ages

If you’ve ever attended an event at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC), you may remember just how terrible –...

July 18th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Cisco says it has high-accuracy beacon solution

A number of industries including retail are starting to use wireless beacons to locate customers or visitors and push out...

October 25th, 2016 Howard Solomon


CenturyLink unveils service that adds marketing analytics to venue-based Wi-Fi

Canadians love their free Wi-Fi, and are willing to provide personal data in exchange for incentives - so why not combine the two?...

July 12th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

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Where will you be when the digital transformation wave hits?

Within five years, the Internet of Things (IoT) will be so ubiquitous, it will be as invisible as Wi-Fi today....

April 8th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

End-of-support-devices: Time to Upgrade is Now

End-of-support-devices: Time to Upgrade is Now

As more office workers unchain from their desks with laptops, tablets and mobile phones, businesses have gone from providing Wi-Fi...

November 12th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

Rogue APs cause headache at Pan Am Games

Sometimes the best laid plans aren’t good enough and IT has to play detective. That's what happened last week at...

July 15th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Free tool discovers rogue APs

Two years ago a private U.S. group concerned about intellectual property theft called on the American government to give business...

April 6th, 2015 Howard Solomon

information security mind map

Another warning about using public Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a tremendous communications boon, allowing users of desktop and mobile devices great flexibility. But like all wireless technologies,...

March 27th, 2015 Howard Solomon