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    IT World Canada is the Canadian affiliate of International Data Group (IDG), the world’s largest IT information media provider. We’ve been creating conversations and building relationships with Canada’s technology professionals, business managers and executives for over twenty-five years by delivering timely, incisive information they can trust through a variety of digital publications, events and print brands.

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    1. Twitter Gains Team From Password Management Company Mitro

      Explore Threatpost (18 hours, 52 min ago)

      Twitter Gains Team From Password Management Company Mitro

      Twitter has announced that a cloud-based password management company called Mitro has joined the Twitter team, and all of Mitro’s code is now free and open source. Mitro’s offering a secure password manager that’s meant to help distributed teams share passwords for accounts and services. The passwords are stored in encrypted form on Mitro’s servers, […]

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      Comment Mentions:   open source

    2. Quebecor Inc in talks with ‘several’ potential partners for wireless expansion across Canada

      Explore Financial Post (Jul 31 2014)

      Quebecor Inc in talks with ‘several’ potential partners for wireless expansion across Canada

      Quebecor Inc. said it’s meeting with potential partners as it weighs plans to expand its wireless network across Canada.

      Chief Executive Officer Pierre Dion said the Montreal-based company is in talks with “several” partners for possible consolidation to become the fourth national carrier in Canada. The talks include financial and strategic partnerships, he said.

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      Comment Mentions:   Telus

    3. Celestica recognized by CIO Magazine as one of its CIO 100 Award winners

      Explore PR Newswire (Jul 30 2014)

      Celestica recognized by CIO Magazine as one of its CIO 100 Award winners

      Honorees receive award during CIO 100 Symposium & Awards Ceremony TORONTO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions today announced it was named to the 2014 CIO 100, which is developed...

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      Comment Mentions:   Toronto

    4. Microsoft Cortana digital assistant coming to Canada

      Explore CBC.ca (Jul 30 2014)

      Microsoft Cortana digital assistant coming to Canada

      Microsoft is rolling out Cortana, a digital assistant similar to Apple's Siri, in countries outside the U.S. as part of an update to Windows Phone 8.1.

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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft   Apple

    5. AT&T might fix Netflix problems for its customers before Verizon does

      Explore Ars Technica (Jul 29 2014)

      AT&T might fix Netflix problems for its customers before Verizon does

      Netflix has agreed to pay AT&T for a direct connection to the Internet service provider's network, a move that will improve streaming video quality.

      The deal is no surprise—it was widely expected after Netflix reached similar agreements with Comcast and Verizon. What is surprising is that AT&T customers might see their Netflix quality problems resolved before Verizon customers.

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    6. Apple's Smartphone Market Share Slips as Huawei, Lenovo Make Gains (Juli Clover/MacRumors)

      Explore Techmeme (Jul 29 2014)

      Juli Clover / MacRumors: Apple's Smartphone Market Share Slips as Huawei, Lenovo Make Gains  —  Apple's growth in the overall worldwide smartphone market continues to slow as it loses ground to smaller Chinese vendors releasing more affordable devices, even as the smartphone market itself grows substantially.

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      Comment Mentions:   Apple

    7. Netflix Signs Peering Deal With AT&T to Reduce Buffering (Andy Fixmer/Mashable)

      Explore Techmeme (Jul 29 2014)

      Netflix Signs Peering Deal With AT&T to Reduce Buffering (Andy Fixmer/Mashable)

      Andy Fixmer / Mashable: Netflix Signs Peering Deal With AT&T to Reduce Buffering  —  This story has been updated to include a statement from AT&T confirming the peering deal.  —  Netflix has reached an agreement with AT&T to give its streaming service direct access to AT&T's network, with the goal of reducing buffering …

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    8. Microsoft faces anti-monopoly probe in China over Windows, Office (Michael Kan/PC World)

      Explore Techmeme (Jul 29 2014)

      Michael Kan / PC World: Microsoft faces anti-monopoly probe in China over Windows, Office  —  China has opened an anti-monopoly probe into Microsoft over problems arising from its Windows and Office software, a government regulator said on Tuesday, a day after it conducted surprise raids of the company's offices in the country.

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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft

    9. Infonetics survey shows 87% of businesses intend to have SDN live in the data center by 2016 in N. America

      Explore Marketwired (Jul 29 2014)

      CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwired - July 29, 2014) - Market research firm Infonetics Research released excerpts from its 2014 SDN Strategies: North American Enterprise Survey, which analyzes the trends and assesses the needs of corporate private-network businesses deploying software-defined networking (SDN) in their data centers and campus LANs.

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    10. Samsung, Apple still dominate smartphones, but their shares slip

      Explore Computerworld (Jul 29 2014)

      Samsung, Apple still dominate smartphones, but their shares slip

      Samsung and Apple, in the second quarter, sunk to their lowest shares of the global smartphone market in recent years as Chinese smartphone vendors came on strong, market research firm IDC said.

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      Comment Mentions:   Google   Apple

    11. Instagram Launches One-Touch Photo And Video Messaging App Bolt Outside The US (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

      Explore Techmeme (Jul 29 2014)

      Instagram Launches One-Touch Photo And Video Messaging App Bolt Outside The US (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

      Josh Constine / TechCrunch: Instagram Launches One-Touch Photo And Video Messaging App Bolt Outside The US  —  Instagram is taking on Snapchat by turning your best friends' faces into the shutter button with today's official release of its first standalone app Bolt, but only Singapore, South Africa …

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    12. Making the Most of Conference Networking

      Explore VAR, MSP and solutions provider news (Jul 29 2014)

      With technology conference and event season in full-swing, it can be hard to focus on getting the most out of each event. But these events are the perfect opportunity to practice your business brand, network to find new partners, learn fresh ideas and reinvigorate your enthusiasm for your business and our industry.

      Content Classification:  Marketing
      • The VAR Guy Blog
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    13. Study: Software Developers Starting to Write for Internet of Things

      Explore VAR, MSP and solutions provider news (Jul 29 2014)

      Some 40 percent of software developers worldwide either are building applications for Internet of Things (IoT) connected devices or planning to do so in the next six months, according to a new study.

      Content Classification:  Curated
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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft   IBM   Cisco

    14. New Signal App Brings Encrypted Calling to iPhone

      Explore Threatpost (Jul 29 2014)

      New Signal App Brings Encrypted Calling to iPhone

      Open WhisperSystems today released Signal, a free app that brings encrypted calling to the iPhone.

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      Comment Mentions:   Apple

    15. As IoT changes how carriers make money, Ericsson is buying new smarts

      Explore arnnet.com.au (Jul 29 2014)

      Ericsson plans to acquire MetraTech, a vendor of billing systems based on metadata, as service providers eye new services using the Internet of Things.

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