A Brave New World (I think)

On June 30, 2006 Canada’s “Do Not Call Registry” came into force through the CRTC. The law was enacted in response to the annoying problem of telemarketers interrupting our dinner hour. Apparently, as Canadians, we’re just too polite to let a phone call go unanswered,...

Here We Go Again!

“Once a new technology rolls over you, if you’re not part of the steamroller, you’re part of the road”  Stewart Brand Or, as I like to put it “When you know better, you’ve got to do better” In order to do better at Verto360, we’ve launched a new website to reflect our...

Price vs. Cost

Price is the refuge of the dreamer. The dreamer who believes there’s such a thing as something for nothing, where no one gets hurt. Cost on the other hand, is generally more relevant and real, also more complicated. If the thing you’re looking to buy is in your hand...

Communifornication

Lately, I’ve been feeling more than a little depressed. If only it were just the February blahs, but the source of my glumness isn’t tied to weather. It’s this endless blitzkrieg of emails and their first cousin, texts. I feel like I’m stranded in the...

The Internet of Everything

If you know what this terminology means, then you’re way ahead of most folks. Maybe you’re also familiar with the acronym IoT, which is working its way into our daily lexicon at almost every turn. IoT refers to the connection and interconnection of devices that...