Canada will need 216,000 tech positions filled in these 5 key sectors by 2021

As the Canadian business landscape rapidly digitizes, a shortage of skilled labourers is hindering its growth potential. A new report published...

April 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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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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

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Canada’s big 5 banks set to back blockchain-based identity service

LAS VEGAS - Toronto-based identity management service provider SecureKey announced on Monday that it's set to launch a blockchain-based service...

March 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Blockchain revolution’s next stop is Canada

If Canadian regulators don't already have their eyes on blockchain, that should change, because blockchain is coming to Canada sooner...

February 8th, 2017 Alex Radu

IBM testing blockchain-powered medical care for U.S. patients

Blockchain technology hasn't taken over the world yet, but IBM Corp. thinks it might be key to delivering more secure,...

January 16th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

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Blockchain standards needed to avoid dangerous outcomes: report

As blockchains gain traction, a U.K.-based think tank is calling for better standardization around their use. A team of financial...

December 14th, 2016 Danny Bradbury

Notes from Technicity 2016: Building smarter cities

Technicity 2016 was an opportunity to gage Toronto’s progress towards the goal of a digital, connected, smarter city. In the world...

December 14th, 2016 Don Sheppard

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Canada Post could provide national social network or blockchain service, committee suggests

Canada Post's role could be expanded to build a national social network or provide critical digital communications infrastructure to rural...

December 13th, 2016 Brian Jackson