21 04, 2014

Silicon North is Booming because of… Blackberry?

2014-04-21T14:43:10+00:00April 21st, 2014|NEWT|

When Blackberry imploded a few years back cutting half its staff and losing most of its market share, the general feeling in the Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge Tech-Triangle was, "Ruh roh... this doesn't look too frikin' good." Spring forward to today, and that doom and gloom has been replaced with a booming business sector, start-ups galore and streets

8 04, 2014

Startup Weekend: And the winner is…

2014-04-08T16:47:57+00:00April 8th, 2014|Fibernetics, NEWT|

Erin Atchison pitches her winning company, Barn Raiser ...the community. Okay, there was an actual winning team, but on the whole the objective of the entire Waterloo Startup Weekend exercise was to develop businesses around improving life in local communities - and it looks like "mission accomplished." Starting last Friday night, 70 young

4 04, 2014

We Get Mail: Takacs Health Facility Saves Big with NEWT

2014-04-04T11:56:41+00:00April 4th, 2014|NEWT|

James W. Takacs, D.D.S. - Takacs Health Facility I decided in 2013 to switch our office phone system to Fibernetics' NEWT Managed PBX system primarily because the telephone expenses for our dental practice were extremely high. Our phone bills averaged between $650 and $850 per month. With the new system the total bill is approximately $400

1 04, 2014

Congratulations to our friends at triOS College

2014-04-01T11:53:11+00:00April 1st, 2014|NEWT|

NEWT has been the communications partner with triOS College for years and we couldn't be happier that, for the fourth consecutive year, triOS College Business Technology Healthcare, has been awarded the Deloitte Best Managed Company Award and this year becomes a Best Managed Gold Standard Winner.  triOS has been awarded this designation for redefining post-secondary