Articles By Mandy Kovacs

Rogers to hire former Telus CEO as Q4 profits surpass expectations

Canadian communications and media company Rogers Communications Inc. has provided a more detailed timeline on its plans to hire former...

January 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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What is a ‘chief resilience officer,’ and why are so many Canadian cities hiring one?

Cities across the world are looking to become more resilient from disruptions, both physical and virtual, and Canada is no...

January 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Nicole Scholz: an early star showing no signs of slowing down

IT World Canada project manager Nicole Scholz got off to a quick start at the company thanks to another employee,...

January 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Application container market small but mighty, 451 Research says

Containers may constitute a small segment of the cloud-enabling technologies (CET) market, but it is expected to see remarkably fast...

January 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Panasonic reveals two new rugged devices

Panasonic Corporation has announced two new additions to its Toughbook family. On Thursday the Japanese company unveiled the new 10.1”...

January 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Worldwide PC shipments decline for the fifth consecutive year

An IT consultant firm is reporting that the PC industry ended 2016 with yet another decline in global shipments –...

January 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Free learn to code event returns to Canada bigger than ever

Canadians will be getting the opportunity to learn how to code for free in 2017. The HTML500 is Canada’s largest...

January 10th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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IBM breaks US patent record, received over 8,000 in 2016

IBM Corp. announced today that its inventors were granted 8,088 patents in 2016, breaking the U.S. patent record and becoming the...

January 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

University of Waterloo behind the wheel of CES 2017’s self-driving car

The reality of self-driving cars on public roads could happen sooner than expected thanks to Canadian university researchers. Renesas Electronics...

January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

IBM predicts superhero vision, nano-sized health devices in next five years

IBM is taking steps to make the world a better place. The company has unveiled its annual ‘Five in Five’...

January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs