Yearly Archives: 2014


Google mobile ads get more clicks, less money

Google still hasn't quite figured out the mobile ad business. Shares slipped 2% in after-hours trading Thursday after the search giant reported third-quarter sales that came up short of expectations, as well as another decline in the average amount paid by advertisers when a user clicks on an ad. The figure, known as "cost per [...]

Rogers LTE-Advanced rolls out to boost video streaming

Rogers LTE-Advanced rolls out to boost video streaming Technology combines bands of different frequencies into single 'superhighway' Rogers is boosting the speed of its wireless network by combining different bands of wireless frequencies, a technology called LTE-Advanced. "It's like putting the highways in a major city together to make a superhighway, allowing more traffic at faster [...]

NEOnet Small Business Week Events!

October  2014   Tuesday Wednesday Thursday 21 22 23 11:45am-1:15pmNorthern College, Kirkland Lake Starting a web presence, Social Media For additional information or to reserve your spot for any of the listed sessions
call 1-800-361-2281 or email   11:30-1:30pmBy True North Thinking Holiday Inn and Suites, Timmins Creating a Culture of Continuous Improvement in any [...]

Bell Aliant must share Ontera fibre optic line with Eastlink

Bell Aliant must share Ontera fibre optic line with Eastlink The federal Competition Bureau has determined the controversial sale of Ontera to Bell Aliant would prevent competition for telecommunication services in 16 northeastern Ontario communities. As a result, the enforcement agency said Bell Aliant has reached a long-term agreement to lease Ontera’s telecommunications network to [...]

BlackBerry launches Passport phone, Blend app

BlackBerry released its new Passport phone today, a keyboard smartphone with a 4.5-inch​ screen aimed at corporate users. John Chen, charged with turning around Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry since last November, has said the company’s future rests on rebuilding its relations with the enterprise market, long a core of its business. The Passport is on sale starting today, available only at [...]

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BEAM E-Business Workshops October 2014

BEAM E-Business Workshops October 2014 Taking Your Business Online Video Workshop Taking Your Business Online is a one-hour video presentation of a talk given by Marc Soucie of Tweed & Hickory and KFS Logistics. An industry leader in E-commerce and E-marketing, Marc presents on strategies for small business success in accessing the digital economy. Drawing on many [...]

Women in Technology in Images

17 Rare Images Tell the Real Story of Women in Tech Tech isn’t a male dominated field, in many respects. Women are responsible for some of the core innovations that drive the Internet today. It’s increasingly important to remember as we read the disquieting stats about the industry. Diversity seeds creativity and it’s possible that women [...]