Canadian Media Giants Team Up on Digital Advertising

Three Canadian media heavyweights have joined forces to create their own online digital advertising platform. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), Rogers Media and Shaw Media will be forming the Canadian Premium Audience Exchange (CPAX) to provide potential clients a private real-time bidding platform for digital advertising inventory. Scheduled to launch May 16, CPAX will offer […]

Canada’s Greenest Employers announced

The editors of the Canada Top 100 Employers list have announced their 6th annual top 50 list of the Greenest Employers in Canada. While we won’t break down every winner and reason here (you can go to their site and see the reasons for each choice at http://www.canadastop100.com/environmental/), there are four main things considered for […]

WIND Mobile Wins Supreme Court Judgment

In the case of WIND Mobile and its compliance with Canadian ownership rules, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) has decided that no violation has occurred. The decision goes against rival wireless company Public Mobile, seeking to prevent Globalive Wireless Management Corp. from offering a national cellular service under the WIND brand because of foreign […]

Music Streamer Deezer Expands to Canada

French music streamer, Deezer said it will offer services in Canada, Australia and New Zealand starting on April 25th. Deezer boasts 20 million users, 1.5 million paid subscribers, 15 million music tracks and a huge social media presence with 600,000 Facebook fans and 300,000 followers on Twitter. “We are thrilled to launch Deezer in Canada, […]

Bell Adds New Push-to-Talk Service

Bell launched a Push-to-talk (PTT) communication service on April 24th, offering advanced 4G network speed and broader coverage than competing services. “Bell is proud to be first to introduce the next generation of Push-to-talk service to Canadian business customers. Combining fast data speeds, coverage for 97 percent of the Canadian population and the latest Push-to-talk […]

TELUS Adds Virtual Private Cloud Service

TELUS has entered the cloud hosting arena with its new AgilIT Virtual Private Cloud service. AgilIT Virtual Private Cloud is a general-purpose IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service) which allows Canadian businesses the flexibility to adjust their computing resources on demand, without the expense of buying more hardware or hiring additional IT staff. Tony Krueck, vice-president of Business Products […]

RIM Launches New BlackBerry in India

There are droves of investors hoping Research in Motion (TSX: RIM / NASDAQ: RIMM) will hit a home run and avert a complete meltdown, which almost seems imminent based on the tech giant’s collapsing stock price and dismal quarterly reports over the past year. On that note, the company launched a brand new handset on […]

Future Shop Continues to Focus on Educated Consumers

It’s no secret that Canadians like to research products online, then head over to the retail stores in person to make a purchase. With overall online sales crossing $18 billion in 2011 and many leading Canadian retailers seeing improved site visits – up 5 to 10 percent in numerous cases – over the holiday season, […]

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