Articles By Brian Jackson

CIBC bets big on big data as founding partner of Communitech Data Hub launch

CIBC chief data officer José Ribau imagines the day his customers could talk to the bank's mobile app to ask for...

May 11th, 2017 Brian Jackson
AWS X-ray how it works

Amazon Web Services brings 2 new services to Canadian region

Canadian customers of Amazon Web Services can now access two new new cloud services that will help them monitor and...

May 10th, 2017 Brian Jackson
Google Home - brown feature

Google just cleared another hurdle to launching Google Home to the Canadian market

Google Assistant has finished its Canadian French lessons and is ready to graduate to consumer chat app Allo, according to...

May 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Ceridian let Dayforce acquisition supercharge its cloud-first approach

When you ask Warren Perlman about the experience of having his Toronto-based startup, Dayforce, acquired by Ceridian HCM Inc. in...

May 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson
Donald Trump E.O. buy american hire american

Trump’s latest executive order asks for government digital transformation

Digital transformation has become such a compelling trend that even Donald Trump is jumping on the bandwagon. The U.S. President,...

May 8th, 2017 Brian Jackson
EY - data analytics feature

Canadian executives lag global peers in advanced analytics strategy: EY

When it comes to the adoption of data analytics by Canadian businesses has to play in business strategy, consider these...

May 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson
Google Docs phishing scam

Google blocks fast-moving fake Google Docs scam

Google says it's disabled the accounts sending out a convincing fake Google Docs invitation in a widespread phishing scam that...

May 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson
AHOT Blackberry KeyOne - Thumbnail - For Site

BlackBerry KeyOne First Look – All Hands on Tech

For some smartphone users, there are no two sweeter words than "BlackBerry keyboard". If you're one of those people, then...

May 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson
Digital Transformation Awards

Regulating Uber led City of Toronto to create new $6 million revenue stream

What began as a discussion about how to regulate Uber led to the City of Toronto implementing a new, digital...

May 3rd, 2017 Brian Jackson
Kobo-Aura-H20 feature

Kobo releases new e-reader as it fights Netflix and Facebook for your attention

Toronto-based Rakuten Kobo Inc. revealed its new mid-range e-reader, the upgraded Kobo Aura H20, on Tuesday. In updating the model...

May 2nd, 2017 Brian Jackson