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26th April 2013

Intellectual Property Profession Calls for Improved IP Laws

ipicThe Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) is in Ottawa to advocate for improvements to the patent and trade-mark systems in Canada. On the occasion of World Intellectual Property (IP) Day, IPIC is calling on the government to make small but important changes to Canada’s IP laws to ensure that IP owners and Canadian innovators do not face the inadvertent loss of rights from events ranging from natural disasters to simple clerical errors in the application process. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

New Mobile App Increases Women’s Safety

Government of CanadaThe Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, today applauded the launch of the SOS Response personal safety smartphone app. EVA BC, SOS Response and Telus partnered to create this new app, which is a personal, monitored alarm system for girls and women. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

Mobilicity Starts Restructuring Process

mobilicityData & Audio-Visual Enterprises Holdings Inc. and its affiliates (collectively, “Mobilicity“) has obtained two orders of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) authorizing Mobilicity to, among other things, call and hold meetings at which two arrangements will be voted on by debt holders pursuant to the Canada Business Corporations Act. Each of the meetings of security holders is scheduled to be held on May 21, 2013. The record date for entitlement to vote at the meetings is April 25, 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

Amjay Software Solutions Launches Mobile Pharmacy Application

mini-orbyAmjay Software Solutions Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of Canada’s first mobile application for ordering prescriptions. Amjay Software Solutions plans to launch cloud-based text messaging and IVR solutions in Q3 of this year.  The software, like all Amjay solutions will seamlessly integrate with any pharmacy operating system. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

Fixmo Collaborates with U.S. Air Force to Enable Strategic Mobility

fixmoMobile security and risk management solutions provider Fixmo has announced its collaboration with the U.S. Air Force (USAF) to enable secure mobile communications and access to mission-critical applications from a range of smartphones and tablets. Fixmo and the USAF will further its collaboration under a newly established Co-operative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the 688th IOW, which will focus on the development and deployment of advanced mobile security and attestation technologies to enable trusted mobile computing in the field on a wide range of mobile devices. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

SES Toronto 2013 Agenda Reflects The Breadth And Depth Of Digital Marketing

SES Toronto 2013With experienced marketing and advertising professionals seeking the knowledge and tools needed to traverse the dynamic digital landscape, SES Toronto 2013 has announced this year’s conference agenda. Case study and best practice presentations will detail how marketers integrate a variety of channels – including social, local, mobile, analytics, and others – in order to engage and acquire new customers. SES Toronto conference & showcase, being held at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre on June 12-14, 2013, is designed by industry thought leaders and innovators. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

Wii U Console Update Now Available

Nintendo CanadaThe next major system update for Nintendo’s Wii U home console after launch is now available for download. The update delivers a host of new services and enhanced features, such as improved stability and performance, as well as faster load times when switching between applications. The update also lays the groundwork for the imminent launch of the Wii U Virtual Console service. Wii U owners also will soon see the launch of Wii U Panorama View. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

Blackbird Interactive Announces Limited Edition Presale Package for Hardware: Shipbreakers

blackbird interactiveBlackbird Interactive, a videogame developer specializing in sci-fi real-time strategy games, today announced the pre-sale of a “VIP Package” for their upcoming title, Hardware: Shipbreakers. This VIP Package features guaranteed access to the upcoming Hardware: Shipbreakers Closed Beta, along with an in-fiction Prospector’s Guide and gameplay guide. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

Forrester Research Names OpenText A Leader In Smart Process Apps Report

OpenTextEnterprise Information Management developer OpenText™ has announced that industry analyst firm, Forrester Research, Inc. (Nasdaq: FORR), has recognized OpenText as one of 12 Smart Process App vendors that matter most today. In The Forrester Wave™: Smart Process Applications, Q2 2013 report, Forrester describes the core functional requirements for Smart Process Applications as including Business Process Management (BPM), Content Management, Content Capture and Distribution, Collaboration, and Analytics. Forrester evaluated 12 vendors on their ability to provide this broad suite of technologies along with the strategic vision for automating the complex, dynamic, and people-oriented processes that most organizations must deal with. Read the rest of this entry »

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26th April 2013

triOS College Spearheads New Women In Technology Scholarships

trios collegetriOS College is pleased to announce the creation of two new scholarships “Women in Gaming” and “Women in Information Technology” aimed at encouraging females to enter the growing technology sector.  As part of the college’s ongoing commitment to promoting careers in technology, triOS has created these $5,000 scholarships to enable women to get the skills they need to pursue successful careers in the technology and video game sectors.  Candidates can apply for the scholarships starting this May.  Read the rest of this entry »

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