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5 High-Tech Gifts for the Working Woman Under $50
December 19, 2014 – 12:17 am

By Christine Persaud
We’re quickly closing in on Christmas. And even the earliest shopping birds inevitably have some last-minute gifts on the list.
When it comes to the professional woman, it’s sometimes difficult to figure out what she might like. Here are some great high-tech options you can snag for under $50.

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BlackBerry launches new Classic smartphone
December 17, 2014 – 10:30 am
BlackBerry launches new Classic smartphone

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla
New York, NY – BlackBerry hosted an event in New York today to launch its most anticipated smartphone yet. The BlackBerry Classic aims to bring back loyal users with familiar features.

5 Cool Last Minute Tech Gifts for the Working Woman
December 17, 2014 – 8:55 am
5 Cool Last Minute Tech Gifts for the Working Woman

Everyone has at least one special working woman on his list for holiday shopping. If you’ve left things until the last minute and still aren’t sure what to grab her, here are some really cool high-tech options that any working woman would love.

TV Buying Guide: tips on how to buy the one you want
December 16, 2014 – 1:56 am
TV Buying Guide: tips on how to buy the one you want

By Ted Kritsonis

Buying a TV can be equally exciting and frustrating, mainly because you like that you’re getting something new, but unsure which one you should actually go with. It’s a familiar pattern, especially with the confusing array of choices and features hurled at you as a consumer. We wade through the noise and offer some helpful advice on how to buy the TV you’re actually looking for.

Women in Tech Make the Top 100 Most Powerful Women List
December 14, 2014 – 6:29 pm
Women in Tech Make the Top 100 Most Powerful Women List

By Christine Persaud
Women’s Executive Network (WXN) has revealed its annual Top 100 award winners for Canada’s Most Powerful Women, and several influential women in the technology sector have made the list.

High Speed Streaming Media, A La Carte TV Viewing Offered on Toronto’s Waterfront
December 12, 2014 – 7:52 am
High Speed Streaming Media, A La Carte TV Viewing Offered on Toronto’s Waterfront

Dedicated new fibre optic lines now being dropped into condominiums along Toronto’s waterfront are delivering high-end, low cost TV services and streaming media access.

by Lee Rickwood

Microsoft Supports Global Call for Coders
December 11, 2014 – 9:11 am
Microsoft Supports Global Call for Coders

By Yasmin Ranade
It’s a true pleasure to see the rise in popularity and effect of coding movements, like Hour of Code and Computer Science Education Week, taking place this week, from December 8 until December 14. Hour of Code is a global movement designed to demystify code and show that anybody at any age can learn the basics of computer science.

10 apps worth the asking price
December 10, 2014 – 1:18 pm
10 apps worth the asking price

By Ted Kritsonis

It’s always easier to try a smartphone or tablet app that’s free to download, but for the most part, those that do cost something don’t go for more than a few dollars. They may not be free, but these paid apps are worth the price of admission.

Two outstanding Calendar and To Do Apps
December 8, 2014 – 10:09 am
Two outstanding Calendar and To Do Apps

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla
Keeping us on track with our schedules and appointments has always been one of the prime functions of our smartphones and computers. Here are some calendar apps that rule our day. 

3 Ways To Make Computer Science Education Week a Watershed Moment For Women
December 7, 2014 – 3:31 pm
3 Ways To Make Computer Science Education Week a Watershed Moment For Women

By Julie Hansen
Statistics Canada shows that three times as many men are now graduating in computer science compared to women, which is actually even worse than it was in the 1990s. Computer Science Education Week starting December 8 is a great opportunity to reflect on the progress we’ve made in trying to reverse these trends and to think about what more we could do.

Bell gives Toronto Raptors reality show more exposure
December 5, 2014 – 3:28 pm
Bell gives Toronto Raptors reality show more exposure

By Ted Kritsonis

The Toronto Raptors are not just one of the hottest teams in the current NBA season, the team’s brand is getting a boost from Bell and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, which have partnered together on expanding the reach of its behind-the-scenes show called Open Gym.

The ‘Break the Internet’ experiment
December 3, 2014 – 12:51 pm
The ‘Break the Internet’ experiment

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla
Playing into people’s curiosity and understanding how Internet memes can snowball into feeding frenzies, Paper Magazine and Kim Kardashian set out to ‘Break the Internet’ with a daring photo spread.

Coding to Inspire: Learning through animation and music!
December 2, 2014 – 11:19 am
Coding to Inspire: Learning through animation and music!

By Yasmin Ranade
With the second-annual Hour of Code campaign, a worldwide effort to broaden participation in computer science, especially by girls, about to launch next week, I was intrigued by two different stories about inspiring people to choose a profession in programming.