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2014-08-13 08:26:37

Survey of Canadian CIOs Unveils Technology Trends Influencing the Evolution of the Workplace MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - A recent IDC survey commissioned by Samsung Electronics Canada(1) found that technology trends such as Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), which reflect the growing use of personal tablets and smartphones in the workplace, is driving change for the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and businesses across Canada. Of the CIOs surveyed, 58 per cent said the number...

2014-08-13 04:21:32

- Twin brothers Pierre and Michel use their Express Pass and win the sixth leg - - Next week: The Race goes international again as teams cross the Atlantic to Normandy, France and come face-to-face with Canadian history - - Fans can see exclusive extras including The Extended Mat Chat with Rex and Bob and more at CTV.ca/RaceExtras - To tweet this alert: http://bmpr.ca/1uLNulL TORONTO, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - "The Gateway to the West" would be as far as Rex Harrington and his fiancé Bob Hope...

2014-08-13 00:21:16

Treatment may help ongoing outbreak response in West Africa OTTAWA, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced that the Government of Canada will donate doses of an experimental Ebola vaccine developed by the Public Health Agency of Canada to the World Health Organization (WHO) in its role as an international coordinating body in responding to the ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The WHO will help to facilitate distribution of...

2014-08-12 23:12:41

Stage2Data, Canada's Premier Cloud Solution Provider has been named a finalist in the prestigious CDN Channel Elite Awards. Oakville, Ontario (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Jeff Collier, CEO of Stage2Data announced today that Stage2Data has been named a finalist in the Best Cloud Computing, Best Small Business and Best Cloud Computing Solution categories for this year’s CDN Channel Elite Awards. CDN’s Channel Elite Awards recognize IT Solution Providers for their innovation, leadership...

2014-08-12 23:11:45

Canadian Web Hosting announces a major upgrade to its Canadian Cloud Servers with new Canadian SSD Cloud Servers with lower pricing, new high performance plans and locations across Canada including Toronto, ON. The new SSD Cloud Servers use Intel technology and deliver high I/O with enterprise reliability. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Canadian Web Hosting (http://www.canadianwebhosting.com), a leading provider of web hosting, cloud hosting and infrastructure services in Canada,...

2014-08-12 23:11:03

New innovations combine high tech and high-touch enabling more personalized and responsive care Schaumburg, IL (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Earlier today CellTrak Technologies, Inc. announced the achievement of a major milestone in the release and roll-out of its latest mobile applications platform for home and community care. To date the new platform has delivered over 1 million successful homecare visits. Homecare is at the forefront of improving the access to healthcare across the care...

2014-08-12 23:03:00

Warehousing operators from the US, Canada, Australia, and Europe are welcome to join the fastest growing logistics network in China. Hong Kong (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 The OYM Logistics Alliance, a large independent warehousing network in China, has announced that it is now open to non-Chinese members. Providers of warehousing and distribution services from any country are now welcome to join the fastest growing logistics alliance of independent logistics providers in China. Operators from...

2014-08-12 20:21:05

TSX: TVI OTCQX: TVIPF CALGARY, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - TVI Pacific Inc. (TSX: TVI) (OTCQX: TVIPF) ("TVI" or "the Company") today announced its unaudited, consolidated financial and operational results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. For a thorough explanation of the points discussed in this news release, shareholders are encouraged to read the unaudited interim consolidated financial statements, prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards...

2014-08-12 16:31:13

LONDON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Cloud Computing Market in Canada 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2234310/Cloud-Computing-Market-in-Canada-2014-2018.htmlAbout Cloud ComputingCloud computing is the use of computing resources that are delivered to customers with the help of internet technologies. When a company moves to a cloud-based service model it means that the company moves away from a traditional capital...

2014-08-12 16:23:13

YELLOWKNIFE, TORONTO and NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - De Beers Canada Inc. as the Operator and Mountain Province Diamonds (TSX: MPV, NYSE MKT: MDM) are pleased to announce that the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board (MVLWB) has issued the Gahcho Kué Type A Land Use Permit and sent the Type A Water License for final approval to the Minister of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) of the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT). Tony Guthrie, CEO of De Beers...


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Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.