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Canadians Should Take Some Direction – Mobile Apps Point to Nearest Gallery or Museum
January 30, 2015 – 10:18 am

On the list of Ontario museum and gallery destinations, for example, are places of special interest to techno-enthusiasts, such as the Computer Museum, and the Museum of Television.

by Lee Rickwood

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Reveiw: Sony SmartWatch 3 enters a crowded field
January 29, 2015 – 7:12 pm
Reveiw: Sony SmartWatch 3 enters a crowded field

By Ted Kritsonis

Sony’s mobile strategy is expected to be more focused and specific in 2015, and though the SmartWatch 3 is a product from last year, it is meant to right some past wrongs and be part of the company’s plans for mobile relevance in a crowded field.

Social Media Accolades to be handed out: Nominations Open for Social Influencer Nation Awards
January 29, 2015 – 3:38 pm
Social Media Accolades to be handed out: Nominations Open for Social Influencer Nation Awards

by Yasmin Ranade
Nominations opened last week (January 21, 2015) for Canada’s first annual Social Influencer Nation Awards. These nationwide awards will celebrate the best of CanadianSocial Media Influencers, the Best Social Media Campaigns and voter’s favourite Social Media Tools. Winners will be announced at an awards gala this April 2015.

Toronto Company Unveils Poieo 3D Printer for Home, Classroom Use
January 26, 2015 – 7:36 am
Toronto Company Unveils Poieo 3D Printer for Home, Classroom Use

The co-founders behind a new 3D printer company share a vision for the technology that sees it as a centrepiece of learning activities and classroom assignments.

by Lee Rickwood

Is Mobile Job Search The Way Forward?
January 25, 2015 – 5:16 pm
Is Mobile Job Search The Way Forward?

By Yasmin Ranade
Canadian entrepreneur and Wirkn founder/CEO, Derek Szeto, thinks so. His mobile job search and recruitment platform is novel and ‘candidate-centric’. I asked Derek about his business and his vision to bring together employment search success, mobile and social media.

Words Are Power Video Game Highlights Gender Issues in the Workplace
January 23, 2015 – 11:02 pm
Words Are Power Video Game Highlights Gender Issues in the Workplace

By Christine Persaud
It’s ironic that in the video gaming industry that’s rife with controversy surrounding female gamers, a video game has been developed to address issues relating to gender in the workplace.

Microsoft unveils Windows 10, showcases deeper integration
January 22, 2015 – 12:55 am
Microsoft unveils Windows 10, showcases deeper integration

By Ted Kritsonis

Microsoft announced its upcoming Windows 10 operating system would be more than a just new desktop software, but rather an integrated platform that will work the same way on phones and tablets. Xbox One fusion and the HoloLens augmented reality headset round out what was the most interesting event for the company in years.

Women See Progress, But Still Reluctant to Climb the Corporate Ladder
January 20, 2015 – 9:58 am
Women See Progress, But Still Reluctant to Climb the Corporate Ladder

By Christine Persaud

There’s good news and bad news for women in the workplace. The good news is that the gender divide appears to be narrowing. The bad news is that women still seem reluctant to move up the ranks, regardless, for a variety of reasons.

Online Tools, Mobile Apps Help Drivers Train for First Test
January 15, 2015 – 6:58 am
Online Tools, Mobile Apps Help Drivers Train for First Test

Websites and moblie apps have been specifically developed to help Ontarians review driving, road and traffic information before taking the written road test.
by Lee Rickwood

Canadian innovation at CES 2015
January 13, 2015 – 5:17 pm
Canadian innovation at CES 2015

By Ted Kritsonis

CES 2015 in Las Vegas is the biggest technology convention in the world and there were several Canadian companies who used the vast show floor to present their products. Here are some of the standouts.

Dell Continues Conference Support for Women Entrepreneurs
January 10, 2015 – 10:40 pm
Dell Continues Conference Support for Women Entrepreneurs

By Yasmin Ranade
Dell announced recently that it would bring together the world’s leading women founders, investors, policy makers and thought leaders for the sixth annual Dell for Entrepreneurs Women’s Summit, formerly known as DWEN – Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network Conference.

Wearables make a big statement at CES 2015
January 9, 2015 – 5:06 pm
Wearables make a big statement at CES 2015

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla
Every company seemed to have one, or at least had some news related to the wearables market which took up most of an additional exhibit space here at CES 2015.

BlackBerry unveils cloud-based Internet of Things strategy at CES 2015
January 7, 2015 – 2:53 pm
BlackBerry unveils cloud-based Internet of Things strategy at CES 2015

Text and photos by Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla
Las Vegas-Diversifying from  smartphones and services, BlackBerry is betting big on Internet of Things, connected cars ,and smart health tracking for its future.