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Should sales taxes be applied to all of Canadians online purchases?

Yahoo Blocking Access to Mail for Consumers with Ad Blockers
Ad blockers have been controversial since they emerged, in part, because they hurt online publishers’ abilities to get “eyeballs.” Eyeballs, of course, translate to dollars, or at least potential dollars.
Volvo Lets You Have Your Christmas Shopping Delivered Directly to Your Car

IBM Watson Forecasts Trends and Products for Holiday Season
New Cognitive App Uncovers Consumer Preferences Behind Most Talked About Gifts
IBM Watson Forecasts Trends and Products for Holiday Season
IBM launched the IBM Watson Trend App, a new way for shoppers to understand the reasons behind the top trends of the holiday season and also predict the hottest products before they sell out.
Shopping Online: Work Guilty Pleasure?

Uber Keeps on Rolling Across Ontario

Canadian Gift Trends Survey Finds Gift Cards Are The Most Popular Gift This Holiday Season
More than three-quarters (79 per cent) of Canadians want to receive an open loop gift card
Nearly all children under 4 have used mobile devices, U.S. study suggests

Shop The Neighbourhood Offers Small Business Shopping Alternatives for Holiday Season Purchases

2015 Digital Marketing Survey: What elements of a website influence buying decisions? - Survey launch

Syncordia Technologies and Healthcare Solutions, Corp. Announces Customer Expansion
New contract with Air Medical expected to contribute $250,000 of annual revenue
Samsung Canada launches Solve for Tomorrow Education Challenge with $500000 in Classroom Technology to be Awarded
With Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) skills critical for careers of tomorrow, new research commissioned by Samsung Canada and led by The Learning Partnership confirmed that school leaders, teachers, parents/guardians and students across Canada are ready to embrace new technologies in the classroom.
Uber is even bigger than you thought and is here to stay
Research report and survey reveals why consumers flock to ridesharing program, why there's no turning back
Very Small Businesses In Canada -- And Around The World -- Are Not Taking Full Advantage Of The Internet, Survey Finds
Fifty-nine Per Cent of Canadian Very Small Businesses Don't Have a Website; 41 Per Cent Believe They Are Simply Too Small
IFC and Uber have entered into a cooperative agreement to develop tailored insurance products for the Canadian marketplace

PayPal Helps Canadians say Goodbye to IOUs; Introduces PayPal.Me

Back to school: Canada lagging in push to teach kids computer coding
Armed with rope, pictures and elephant headbands, it looks like this group of nine-year-olds is setting up a huge game of hopscotch.
More students back-to-school shopping online as retailers embrace mobile

In ever-changing Canadian retail landscape, retailers up service game to stand out