After a four-month drum roll, Microsoft is releasing the first of its tablets – a new family of devices called “Surface”, and we’ve got one on order. Microsoft is betting the farm on its success. Before I explain why, let me say that this initial release is not the extended version, the “Surface for Windows […]
While many organizations are still trying to decide what to do about Cloud Computing, Megamation Systems Inc. figured it out a dozen years ago. This outfit, which offers computerized maintenance management software, uses a “Software as a service” platform which it runs from a data centre in Halifax.
At one time, there was a lot of talk about spam. The term “spam” comes from the canned meats of the same name, and in 1970 the British comedy group Monty Python did a sketch in which diners were served Spam with practically every meal. The term was thus adopted to describe electronic messages that […]
Well I didn’t get hit by any celebrity golf ball, but I did get a grand tour of the Telus technology bus. We take what they give us. I was at the 2012 Telus Worlds Skins Game at the Glen Arbour Golf Course, where the host sponsor showcased its Mobile Office, a touring transport of […]
If you’re here because you’ve read my column on email in the Chronicle Herald (http://thechronicleherald.ca/business/…) , you’re in the right spot! So here we go… The original article on email can be found here: http://thechronicleherald.ca/business/26876-how-keep-your-inbox-overwhelming-you. That article will tell you how to organize emails around flags. How to use colours to flag emails from important […]
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