Canadian robotics firm in Costa Concordia salvage

A robotics firm based in Waterloo, Ont. is helping a multi-national salvage team haul away the 115,000 cruise ship Costa Concordia which ran aground off the shore of the Italian town of Giglio.

Published on: September 16th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Chicago-based network gear vendor U.S. Robotics has unveiled a fleet of wireless LAN products that the company claims can connect users at 100Mbps. Dubbed the 802.11g Wireless Turbo family, the set includes a

Published on: June 27th, 2003 No Author

Canadian intelligent systems research showcased

Intelligent systems and robotics - technologies that perceive, reason, make decisions and essentially act like humans - took centre stage in Calgary on May 29-31 at the twelfth annual Canadian Conference on Intelligent

Published on: June 30th, 2002 IT Focus Staff

Better modems for dial-up diehards?

Don't say good-bye to that analog modem yet. For the 90 per cent of Web surfers who haven't, new dial-up technologies promise faster speeds and other features to improve surfing the old-fashioned way.

Published on: April 30th, 2001 Tom Spring

Higher Learning

January 19-21VancouverComdex Canada West 2000Along with a number of exhibits and keynote addresses, Comdex Canada West will feature a special session organized by the CIO Association of British Columbia on developing measurement standards

Published on: December 2nd, 1999 Poonam Khanna