Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Linking In To LinkedIn

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 11:10 am

By Danielle Restivo

Raise Your Profile

Your LinkedIn Profile is one of the ways potential clients, employees and industry partners can find you. Get your profile to appear higher in search results on the web for your name by customizing your LinkedIn Profile URL so it’s your first name and your last name together as one word (ex. JoeSmith). Also, make sure your LinkedIn Public Profile is visible to everyone. You can make both changes under your account settings. 

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Kunal Gupta – CEO of Polar Mobile Puts the “App” in Aptitude!

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 11:05 am

By Donna Messer

Polar Mobile is a leading mobile content solutions enabler for large media companies. Kunal Gupta is both the CEO of Polar Mobile and an entrepreneur. He leads a fast-growing team of 40 employees, with an average age of 27. The team is building a next generation mobile software platform.

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Mac vs. PC

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:28 am

By Justin Harrigan

I had to make the decision between a PC or a Mac computer. At first glance, I didn’t think there was much of a difference because most laptops can perform the exact same functions, and execute identical projects.

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A Closer Look at the iPad 2

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:27 am

iPad 2 a Revolutionary Device
Suitable for all ages and interests

By Greg Thomson

I’ll admit, I was skeptical at first when the iPad 2 was released and questioned whether it offered many technological advancements that were overlooked in the first generation. Prior to even picking up the device, I disregarded the fancy, innovative commercials and concluded that the iPad 2 was a larger version of an iPod Touch, which I already owned and had no use for it’s considerably larger twin.

Little did I know, the iPad 2 is a revolutionary, practical computing device made for people of all ages and interests.

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Ignore Online Marketing – At Your Own Risk!

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:25 am


By Ben Molfetta

Virtually every business has online marketing on their radar because they know prospects are searching online to find businesses just like theirs. They also know their competitors are working on driving more business through online means.

So what is online marketing and why is it so critical to your long-term success?

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Tablets – Who Has Them and How are They Used?

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:24 am


Tablets are the latest rage in the mobile computing world. But how many active travellers have one? And do their usage patterns differ from those associated with other forms of mobile connectivity?

According to recent statistics, fewer than one in 10 (7 per cent) of active travellers currently has access to the Internet from an iPad or other tablet computer.

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Using the iPad today

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:23 am

By Michael Campbell

I’m writing this note on my MacBook Pro… One of the increasingly rare times I’m doing that as the communal iPad has really become our internet device of choice in our household.

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Is the QR Code Here to Stay?

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:22 am

By Len Vassos

What is a QR Code?  A Quick Response (QR) code in its simplistic form is a 2D bar code. It’s just like the standard bar code you see every day on products, but more powerful, as it can hold much more data. These codes can be easily read by a Smartphone and provide links to content on the web or other information by using a QR Reader.

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Information…To Go please!

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:21 am

By Ingmar Bitter

McDonald’s revolutionized the restaurant industry by offering the convenient drive-through option for food to go. Similarly, internet information is now served to go.

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James Careless’ Gadget Zone

In Technology on July 25, 2011 at 10:19 am

By James Careless

Smart entrepreneurs make sure they have the right tech for work and play. Here are some summertime suggestions, from your friends at the GadgetZone.

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