Entries by Sunny Freeman from 01/2013

Credit Card Debt In Canada: 1 In 20 Fear They Will Never Pay Off Bills, Survey Finds

Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO — As Canadian officials issue repeated warnings about the perils of overborrowing amid troubling consumer debt levels, one quarter of respon...

Retail Sales Canada: Holiday Season Lacklustre Thanks To Consumer Debt, Experts Say

Posted 01.18.2013 | Canada Business

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be winning over an increasing number of Canadian shoppers, but November retail sales data are expected to show the m...

Canada Looks To Obama For Leadership On Oil, Environment

Posted 01.18.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO -- As Barack Obama swears the oath of office at his second inauguration Jan. 21, the Canadian government and its people are looking for leader...

Kindle In Canada: Prices, Stores Unveiled As Amazon Debuts E-Reader North Of The Border

Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada Business

After tentative first steps, e-commerce giant Amazon is going on the offensive in Canada’s burgeoning e-reader market, finally debuting its Kindle n...

CRTC's Wireless Code Of Conduct: How Things Might Improve For Frustrated Canadians (Q&A)

Posted 01.25.2013 | Canada Business

Canadian wireless users will have one last chance to give their input on what they’d like to see included in the country’s first national mandator...

BlackBerry 10 Release: Will It Come Too Late For A RIM Revival?

Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Business

Jenn Annis admits she is among a declining number of proud Canadian “CrackBerry” addicts, but she is convinced the much-hyped new handsets running...

RIM's Former Employees Root For BB10, But Like Waterloo's Tech Sector, They've Moved On

Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. – When June Tran heard rumbles that Research In Motion would lay off nearly one-third of its workforce last summer, she quietly colle...