Articles By Brian Jackson

Joe Natale to get early start as Rogers CEO

Joe Natale will be able to start his new gig as Rogers Communications president and CEO early - on April...

April 13th, 2017 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry wins $815 million from Qualcomm

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry Ltd. said on Monday it's won a binding arbitration case against Qualcomm Inc. for nearly $815 million...

April 12th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Google Home not available in Canada, but works like it is

Google Inc. announced that its Google Home speakers were officially launched in the U.K. April 6, but Canada is still...

April 10th, 2017 Brian Jackson

TMX group uses blockchain to offer proxy voting service

TMX Group, the operator of Canada's largest stock exchange, announced a blockchain prototype that will power an electronic shareholder voting...

April 6th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Listen to ‘The Business Leadership Podcast’ on IT World Canada

Edwin Frondozo just launched his podcast last month and he's already interviewed the founder of a hot AI-based startup, a...

April 6th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Boeing launches ‘innovation cell’ and invests in AR software

Aerospace manufacturer Boeing is launching a new venture arm of its company called HorizonX, and one of its first two...

April 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson

IT skills initiative shows success as federal funding winds down

Since the Liberals introduced their innovation budget, there's been a lot of talk about the new line items. Meanwhile, another...

April 3rd, 2017 Brian Jackson
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NRC hack cost Ottawa ‘hundreds of millions,’ Globe reports

Any business that's suffered a cyber security breach knows that it can be a costly experience, but few could stomach...

March 30th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Volkswagen transformation to ditch gas tank, steering wheel by 2025

How close are we to sitting in the cockpit of a self-driving car? It might not be here today, but...

March 29th, 2017 Brian Jackson