Yahoo snaps up Tumblr for $1.1B

Yahoo snaps up Tumblr for $1.1B

Search engine Yahoo Inc. (NADAQ: YHOO) announced today that it has completed negotiations to acquire blogging site Tumblr Inc. for $1.1...

June 20th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Digital to overtake traditional revenues in 2015

Digital to overtake traditional revenues in 2015

More than half of the revenues of Canadian entertainment and media firms will come from digital sources by 2015, according...

June 19th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Anti-piracy firm caught using photos without consent

Anti-piracy firm caught using photos without consent

A Montreal-based firm gathering evidence on Canadian downloading pirated content has been caught using copyrighted images on its Web site...

May 16th, 2013

NetSuite’s e-retail move in OrderMotion purchase

NetSuite’s e-retail move in OrderMotion purchase

Web-based business software maker NetSuite Inc. appears to be extending its e-commerce presence with its recent acquisition yesterday of order...

May 9th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Canada Post, OSF Global partner in e-commerce push

Canada Post, OSF Global partner in e-commerce push

Canada Post yesterday announced that is has inked a partnership with Woburn, Mass-based IT services provider OFS Global which aims...

April 18th, 2013

Vancouver unveils $30M high-tech city plan

Vancouver unveils $30M high-tech city plan

The Vancouver city staff has unveiled before city council, a $30 million plan to turn the Canadian city into a...

April 5th, 2013

ServiceOntario hit by complex computer problems

ServiceOntario hit by complex computer problems

ServiceOntario’s information technology system bogged down early this week, leaving thousands of Ontarians waiting in line for hours at ServiceOntario...

April 4th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

ICANN selects emergency backup registry operators

ICANN selects emergency backup registry operators

Hot on the heels of a report which raised security issues regarding generic top-level domains (gTLD), the Internet Corporation for...

April 3rd, 2013

Password breach lawsuit vs LinkedIn dismissed

Password breach lawsuit vs LinkedIn dismissed

LinkedIn won the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by users of its premium service whose log-in passwords were compromised in...

March 6th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff