Articles By Nestor E. Arellano

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Canadian Tire money goes digital for analytics makeover

LAS VEGAS -- As loyalty programs go, the iconic Canadian Tire money is hard to beat. Good as cash at any...

October 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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SAS expands cloud analytics business

Big data software maker SAS Institute yesterday officially opened a massive building in its Cary, N.C. campus that will house...

October 22nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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Insurers still struggle with predictive analytics: Study

LAS VEGAS -- The use of anti-fraud technology by insurers in North America is on the rise. However, many companies...

October 22nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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Government looking for ISPs to provide rural high-speed Internet

The federal government is looking for Internet service providers that will provide high-speed Internet service to rural areas in the...

October 16th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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Three C’s help Ontario town’s open data project gain steam

The open data initiative of the south western Ontario town of Oakville is gaining momentum. The town’s online data catalogue...

October 16th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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Apple launches iPad Mini 3 and iPad Air 2

Apple's newest tablet devices are the iPad Mini 3 and the iPad Air 2. The devices comes with features that previously...

October 16th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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Firms aiding state snooping risk involvement in rights abuse: UN

The top United Nations human rights official criticized the “disturbing lack of transparency” in government online surveillance policies and practices...

October 16th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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iPad Mini 3, iPad Air 2 details leaked

Apple Inc. appears to have accidentally leaked details of its new tablet devices on Wednesday ahead of the expected announcement...

October 16th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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Regional carriers say wholesale roaming rates hurt their business

Regional carriers MTS Inc., Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corp and Tbaytel are asking the Canadian Radio-Television and telecommunications  Commission (CRTC) to...

October 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
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Government okays e-labelling for wearable technology

The federal government is allowing manufacturers of mobile devices and wearable technology to present government and industry required label information...

October 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano