Technology Trends

The Bright Future of the Global Service Economy

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Thanks to technology, services may surpass goods in Canada's trade mix. (Haircuts done by a barber an ocean away? Why not?)

What “Brandter” Really Looks Like

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Increasingly, companies are exchanging quippy comments with one another via their brands' social media pages. Is it clever marketing or a silly gimmick?

Are You Using Today’s Hottest Productivity Tool?

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You may not have heard of Slack yet, but shrewd design and a blossoming user base mean you will soon

For the Next Trend in Wearable Tech, Look Down

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Don't laugh: new "smart shoes" have a big advantage over smart watches and Google Glass

Inside the App That Could Revolutionize Retail

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"Visual product search" is changing the way people shop, and a Toronto firm's technology is leading the way

Is Your Business Ready for the “iWallet”?

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Apple's new iPhones double as digital wallets. Retailers, get ready to change your payment options

The Biggest Opportunity in Wearable Tech

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Enterprise clients hold much more potential than consumers, according to one Canadian firm

Why Cybercrime is More of a Threat Than Ever

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As attacks become more sophisticated, businesses must become extra-vigilant

How to Avoid the “Ugly Email”

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5 simple steps to give you a brand and communications makeover

Quebec to Get a New Domain Name

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Will the new brand new .quebec domain create opportunities for businesses, or hold them back?