Articles By Brian Jackson


Bell MTS pledge to build more LTE ‘a bit of a stunt,’ says PIAC

The $3.9 billion acquisition deal between BCE Inc. and Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. may be the subject of a Competition...

May 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson

The IT reasons why Apple Pay support was delayed in Canada

Canadian banks may not have supported Apple Pay at its initial launch last November because the technology wasn't compatible with...

May 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson

SAS Viya unveiling signals future of analytics software firm

LAS VEGAS - Cary, N.C. based analytics software firm SAS Institute parted the curtain on SAS Viya, its new analytics...

April 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Dreams of ‘delivery by drone’ await regulatory runway in Canada

A Toronto-based company that announced a deal last fall with to provide drone deliveries to its ecommerce customers says...

April 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Brian Humphries - Dell Power to Do More Toronto

Dell bolsters position in Canada as it works to close EMC deal: Humphries

While Brian Humphries, president of enterprise solutions sales and strategy for Dell Inc., was in Toronto for Dell's Power to Do...

April 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Toronto Mayor John Tory

Toronto’s Mayor hopes to draw back tech talent, VC money from Silicon Valley trip

Toronto Mayor John Tory doesn’t shy away from describing his upcoming visit to Silicon Valley as promotional – after all,...

March 31st, 2016 Brian Jackson
Facebook at Work

Canadian Tire employees encouraged to use Facebook at Work

At Canadian Tire Corp. there are 2,500 employees that are logging into Facebook on a regular basis to post, comment,...

March 30th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Adobe and comScore partner to show broadcasters where the audience is really watching

LAS VEGAS - Canadian broadcasters stand to learn more about the content-consuming habits of their audience in an age where the...

March 23rd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Visa, FICO turn to location-tracking smartphone apps to reduce credit card fraud

Canadian banks may soon be deploying a new tool in response to rising credit card fraud - geo-location data from...

March 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Motorola's second generation Moto X

Motorola president leaves Lenovo in reorganization

Motorola Mobility's tumultuous timeline saw one more shakeup this morning with the news that Rick Osterloh will be leaving the...

March 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson