Articles By Brian Jackson

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Women remain ‘Hidden Figures’ in cyber security industry: study

Oscar-nominated Hidden Figures depicted female mathematicians working at NASA in the 1960's, a time when it was unusual to be a...

March 16th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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AWS offers free building, hosting of Alexa skills to developers

Amazon says it is now free for Alexa developers to build and host most Alexa skills using Amazon Web Services....

March 15th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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5 amazing viral content tips from Diply’s CTO (you won’t believe #4)

When he was demanded to cough up Diply's secret recipe for generating 1 billion monthly views and maintaining an Alexa top-20...

March 14th, 2017 Brian Jackson

‘We need to help bridge skills gaps,’ said CEO and Chairman of CIPS

A lot has changed in the IT industry since Canada's Association of IT professionals was founded 59 years ago, but...

March 14th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Google Cloud Platform adds Canadian region in Montreal

Google Inc. is joining hyperscale public cloud infrastructure providers Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure in Montreal with the launch...

March 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Liberals unveil launch date for Global Skills Strategy ahead of budget

The Liberal government announced this morning in Ottawa that the Global Skills Strategy for Canada will launch June 12.  that seeks...

March 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Mining industry could be AI’s next disruption target

Two out of five finalists in a disruptive technology competition for the mining industry feature machine learning or artificial intelligence...

March 6th, 2017 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: MacBook Pro Touch Bar Tips

This week on All Hands on Tech Brian takes a deep dive into the MacBook Pro (2016)'s Touch Bar to...

March 2nd, 2017 Brian Jackson

Canada ranks on top of Internet affordability: Economist

Canada ranks number one out of 75 countries when it comes to the cost of Internet access relative to income...

March 1st, 2017 Brian Jackson

Sun Life’s chief digital technology officer readies for Silicon Valley-inspired HQ launch

When you hear that a 150-year-old insurance company is going to open up a new office, you probably wouldn't expect...

February 27th, 2017 Brian Jackson