Microsoft Revamping Hotmail to Outlook.com

Microsoft’s longstanding free email service is getting an overhaul to keep pace with Gmail, which has been steadily gaining market share over the pioneer. So Hotmail users, which number close to 325 million, will have to say goodbye to the tried and true email service and prepare to usher in Outlook, another old name, but […]

Edgewater Wireless Wins WiFi Deals in Africa

Edgewater Wireless will be spreading its next-generation WiFi technology throughout several Western and Central African countries. The Ottawa-based tech firm has secured a $4.9 million deal to deploy wireless Internet services along with Africa’s World Affinity Telecom starting in Sierra Leone in the fall of 2012. Edgewater Wireless said its WiFi3 technology will be used […]

Fido rolling out LTE network this summer

During the course of this summer, Fido customers will start being able to access LTE throughout Canada. This will begin in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, St.John’s, and their surrounding areas.. By the end of 2012 it should also include Moncton, Trois-Rivières, Sherbrooke, Québec City, Kingston, Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, St. Catharines, Niagara, […]

Bell Business Advantage Program Launches

Bell business customers have a new program available to save on a range of products and services. The Bell Business Advantage Program rewards Bell business customers with savings and exclusive offers on products and services they purchase every day. Technology, office supplies, car rentals, gasoline and courier services are all included. Several companies have enrolled […]

Stingray Digital Buys European Music Broadcaster, Musicoola

Stingray Digital, owner of Galaxie Music Service and The Karaoke Channel, plans to acquire Tel-Aviv-based music broadcaster, Musicoola. This is the eighth acquisition for the Montreal-headquartered multi-channel music operator, since it formed in 2007. Musicoola provides a full suite of linear music channels to television service providers in Israel, Angola, Hungary and Romania and will […]

Starbucks Adds Mobile Payment in Canada & UK

Canadians eager to pay for their Starbucks coffee using their smartphones now have an Android app to make that happen. Basically, you just download the app, enter your Starbucks Card number, scan and go. Starting July 11th, customers in the UK and Canada will also be able to use the app to locate stores, load […]

Salesforce.com Continues Acquisition Spree with Halifax Startup, GoInstant

Salesforce.com will buy Halifax-based software firm, GoInstant for $76 million USD. GoInstant, founded in 2010, provides software that allows people in different locations to browse websites together. The ‘co-browsing’ technology is helpful in sales calls and customer support functions. “When we started GoInstant in early 2010, we set out to transform web browsing from a […]

Rogers Celebrates First Anniversary of First LTE Network in Canada

It was about a year ago when Rogers launched LTE in Ottawa. Over the course of the year we have seen it added to Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, St. John’s, Halifax, and Calgary. It looks like the game plan is only to get more aggressive, as Rogers is set to launch in Moncton, Trois Rivières, Sherbrooke, […]

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