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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
Hardware-based keyloggers found on Carleton U computers

Hardware-based keyloggers found on Carleton U computers

Universities often need to have a number of computers in classrooms ready for faculty and staff to use for presentations...

March 29th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Making or breaking the bank: The role of technology in modern banking

In the Digital Age, business leaders across industries are understanding the need to transform the way they conduct business to...

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Are your apps duds?

It’s mind-boggling that only 22 per cent of all installed apps are ever used more than once. End-users are easily impressed...

March 29th, 2017 Yogi Schulz
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Corporate culture is key to digital transformation

Digital transformation is more than just having a plan, experts told the audience at the IDC Directions 2017 event held...

March 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

New ransomware strain pops up for one day

Ransomware remains one of the most feared attacks, mainly because many organizations still don' t follow basic cyber security hygiene...

March 29th, 2017 Howard Solomon
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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

Cisco announces enterprise wireless capabilities for SMBs

MIAMI – Small and medium-sized businesses have often gotten the short straw in regard to enterprise wireless and mobility offerings,...

March 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

Don’t have a Spark Board? Introducing the Cisco Spark Room Kit Series

If you’ve been unable to hop on the Cisco Spark Board train, don’t fret – Cisco has you covered. Cisco...

March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Jabra Speak 710 speakerphone designed for C-suite road warriors

Jabra pulled back the curtains on its new personal audio device today that targets executives that find themselves running their...

March 27th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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SAS chief data scientist says that we’ve only built ‘weak AI’ – so far

TORONTO – When we see artificial intelligence (AI) in fiction, it usually encompasses the AI functioning just like a human....

March 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

Ontario hires new Chief Digital Officer

The Ontario government is bolstering its digital profile with its latest hire. The province announced on Mar. 27 that it...

March 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Bell broadens partnership with Microsoft Azure services

BCE Inc.'s Bell announced on Monday that it is now reselling the full suite of Microsoft Azure services and providing...

March 27th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Is your data centre holding you back?

The pressure is on for IT leaders to transform their business operations to gain advantage in the digital economy. But...

Sponsored By: CompuCom

What’s on your mind, CIO?

IT tools and systems are changing rapidly. Companies are flattening their organizational structures and digital disruption by a competitor may...

March 27th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Dining digitally: A menu of new options emerges

“App” is not shorthand for “appetite” — although, given the growing availability of digital technology designed to cater to people’s...

Sponsored By: Dell EMC

Nokia slams phone makers that put dangerous adware on devices

Personal computers are still the biggest targets of malware but mobile device infections are increasing, says the latest threat intelligence...

March 27th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Facing the laptop carry-on ban

Canada is still studying whether it will follow American and U.K. rules forbidding airline passengers flying out of a number...

March 27th, 2017 Howard Solomon
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CIO Association of Canada expands to include security leaders

The CIO Association of Canada (CIOCAN) is expanding its membership to allow IT security leaders into the clubhouse. CIOCAN announced...

March 27th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Amazon Chime – first impressions

I heard news the other day that Amazon is now offering its communications service called Chime. I thought I’d give...

March 27th, 2017 Don Sheppard

Dining digitally: A menu of new options emerges

“App” is not shorthand for “appetite” — although, given the growing availability of digital technology designed to cater to people’s...

March 25th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

BlackBerry COO on the renewed focus on partners

TORONTO - The shift to enterprise software for BlackBerry has brought about an entirely new focus on the company's partners. Beard,...

March 24th, 2017 Alex Radu
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Canada’s first commercial blockchain service could become the ‘Interac’ for digital transactions

With the announcement of a major commercial service with backing from Canada’s ‘Big 5’ banks and a new research institute...

March 24th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Budget 2017 – A big miss on innovation opportunity

Action speaks louder than words, but the problem with Budget 2017 is that it’s longer on words than action –...

March 24th, 2017 David Crane
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Google touts Android security but many devices still unpatched

The release of Google's Android operating system opened a new world of opportunity for aggressively-priced smart phones and tablets. It...

March 24th, 2017 Howard Solomon