Digital divide is getting deeper, government IT expert warns

Interacting digitally with citizens. It's called digital inclusion and it's been an aim of many governments for years. It saves...

June 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


Toronto named Intelligent City of the Year on third try

If you don't succeed, try, try again, goes a saying. It worked for Toronto, which on its third attempt has...

June 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Cisco to open Internet of Things lab in Toronto

Cisco Systems Inc. will set up a $100 million “Internet of Everything” innovation lab in Toronto where organizations can develop...

March 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

TTC train

Toronto’s subway Wi-Fi network officially online

After a two-week test run, Toronto's free subway station Wi-Fi network officially launched Tuesday, ready to support thousands of users...

December 10th, 2013 Howard Solomon


Toronto’s cell tower radiation guidelines to stay

Health guidelines concerning the allowable level of radio frequency (RF) radiation emitted by cellular towers in Toronto will remain in...

November 12th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

The River City condominium is the first to open in the redevelopment and features fibre optic to each unit. ITWC photo

Toronto’s IT showcase community takes another step

After several years of planning, Toronto's showcase waterfront redevelopment community for thousands of people is slowly rising and with it...

September 19th, 2013 Howard Solomon


Councillor wants free Wi-Fi for Toronto

A Toronto councillor is proposing the creation of free Wi-Fi zones in the city’s parks and other public spaces. Toronto...

September 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Who will win? Top 7 intelligent communities

Columbus, OhioWhile the city trails the U.S. average in per capita income, it has added 15,000 new jobs in the...

August 14th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Toronto, Stratford finalists in global contest

Toronto, Stratford finalists in global contest

The country’s biggest city and a municipality best known for its Shakespeare festival are among the seven finalists in the...

January 24th, 2013 Howard Solomon