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27th May 2013

OpenText Appoints Noriyuki Hayakawa As President Of OpenText Japan

OpenTextEnterprise Information Management (EIM) developer OpenText™ has announced the appointment of Noriyuki Hayakawa as president, OpenText Japan. In this role, Hayakawa will be responsible for leading the strategic vision and implementation of OpenText’s EIM strategy throughout the Japanese market. He will direct the Sales, Marketing and Customer operations for OpenText Japan. Read the rest of this entry »

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27th May 2013

Government Invests in eHealth Innovation

Government of CanadaDuring a keynote speech at the 2013 e-Health: Accelerating Change conference, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, announced funding from the Canadian Government to support research projects focused on developing innovative new electronic health (ehealth) technologies. These technologies will capitalize on advances in electronic patient records, internet technology and mobile devices. Read the rest of this entry »

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27th May 2013

C2-MTL: An Inspired Approach To Doing Business

c2-mtlFrom the C2-MTL blog: C2-MTL‘s second edition lived up to its promise to reinvent the traditional business conference with its unbridled, unconventional exploration of the links between creativity and commerce. Heightening the unforgettable experience were inspiring, innovative workshops, original, relevant programming, and a striking location. Curated by creative agency Sid Lee and supported by Founding Partner Cirque du Soleil, Content Partner Fast Company magazine, Innovation Partner Intel, and Montréal-based global powerhouse, Solotech, C2-MTL 2013 was an undeniable triumph. In just two short years, C2-MTL has made a name for itself as an essential global rendez-vous for local and international economic and creative leaders, and a world-wide byword for experiential and economic savoir-faire. Read the rest of this entry »

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27th May 2013

Toys”R”Us Canada Searching For New Chief Play Officer

toys r usWhat if your job included being the first to try out the hottest new toys and video games? Or to provide the inside scoop to parents and gift givers on the hottest toy trends on national TV? Well, Toys”R”Us Canada has a ‘dream job’ opening, as it searches for an enthusiastic child who is passionate about toys to become its next Chief Play Officer (CPO). The next CPO can expect a year full of fun, play and discovery which will include: toy training sessions with toy manufacturers, regular home deliveries of the newest, hottest toys to test, writing social media blogs, making television appearances across the country, walking in the Toronto Santa Claus Parade and acting as the spokesperson for Toys”R”Us in Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

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24th May 2013

Unity Technologies Announces Upcoming Support For Open Source Tizen OS

UnityUnity Technologies, provider of the Unity multi-platform engine and development tools, announced upcoming support for the open source Tizen mobile operating system. The deployment tools currently under development will allow Unity’s massive community of developers to build and publish games to Tizen OS smartphones and tablets via the Tizen Store later this year. Unity, which combines a high-powered engine and deep yet intuitive editor, takes the pain out of development by making the transition between platforms as easy as a click of a button. Supporting Tizen furthers Unity’s quest to empower developers to deploy their games to as many platforms as possible, allowing creators to focus their energy on designing the best and most entertaining experiences. Read the rest of this entry »

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24th May 2013

Milk Carton 2.0: Digital Innovations Transform The Search For Missing Children In Canada

Missing Children Society of CanadaIn 2012, The Missing Children Society of Canada (MCSC) introduced The World’s Most Valuable Social Network – the first online search party that allows Canadians to “donate” their Facebook or Twitter newsfeed as a vehicle for raising awareness when a child goes missing. The World’s Most Valuable Social Network has assisted in the safe return of six missing children since its launch, and the tool is expanding to include Pinterest and Foursquare in the search for missing children. Up to 50,000 children are reported missing in Canada every year. Today, leading up to International Missing Children’s Day (May 25th), MCSC is expanding The Most Valuable Project with the launch of two new digital tools: Most Valuable Check-In and Most Valuable Pinboard. Read the rest of this entry »

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24th May 2013

SalesWays Releases Update To ASPEC Sales Tracking iOS App

saleswaysSalesWays launched the innovative and patented ASPEC sales tracking and opportunity management app in December of 2012 for the iPhone and Cloud. Since then, thousands of people have signed up for ASPEC either on mobile or directly in the Cloud. ASPEC Mobile 1.2, available this week, now includes French, Spanish, and Italian languages to add to the English, German, and Portuguese languages currently available. Business users will appreciate the increased functionality of being able to assign additional roles to users so information can be filtered to maintain security while assuring everyone has all the information they need to succeed at increasing their sales productivity. Read the rest of this entry »

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24th May 2013

Music For Productions Adds Work From New Composers To Stock Music Collection

mini-orbyMusic for Productions has just announced that they have added new stock music to their online database, which has been composed by new composers to join the MFP team including, Margaret Maria, an award winning Canadian Cellist. Her first 3 pieces are now available in the stock music collection through the Music for Productions (MFP) website. Read the rest of this entry »

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24th May 2013

Technology For Online Curfews Helps Families Establish Good, Informed Online Habits

soloslogichotspotLogicHotspot, a WIFI Service Provider with proven time control router technology and Safe OnLine Outreach Society (SOLOS), a British Columbia educator of children and parents on internet safety, have combined their specialties to give parents control of their home network and give children and parents up-to-date educational tools to control their online lives. BoundaryBox gives parents the ability to control the access to each device connected to the home network by controlling the network itself – before each device goes online. In addition to allowing the network’s administrator to set time limits for each user, BoundaryBox provides age and audience appropriate educational tips to teach kids how to be safer online. Read the rest of this entry »

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24th May 2013

Game Capture HD Now Available In Future Shop Stores Across Canada

Future ShopSan Francisco developer Elgato has announced that Game Capture HD, a powerful, full-featured game recorder, is now available at 140 Future Shop retail locations from coast to coast and on the Future Shop web site. The Elgato Game Capture HD is the leading solution to record console gameplay and will complement Future Shop’s existing lineup of XBox and PlayStation accessories at an MSRP of $189.99 CAD. The software application required to use the Elgato Game Capture HD is available as a free download. Read the rest of this entry »

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