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Mercedes-Benz adopts Microsoft Hololens 2 to fix cars faster

As cars become more intricate, so does their repair process. With so many instruments and components to deal with, dealerships sometimes aren’t equipped to...

Encouraging a culture of speed in your organization

Culture is the number one barrier to organizational transformation and success. If you want to get leaner and more agile, definitely assess and streamline...

Learn how to turn digital transformation promise into results

In 2020 we heard a lot of talk about digital transformation. But too often it was just talk - a 2018 McKinsey survey found...

Lighthouse Labs to offer free JavaScript training to Canadians

Canadian tech education company Lighthouse Labs is back with its free 21-Day Coding Challenge to give prospective coders an opportunity to learn JavaScript

Only a quarter of Canadian execs bring cyber, privacy teams into project planning: Survey

'It’s no longer acceptable to invite cybersecurity and privacy late to the party.' says EY on the survey results

Best of the Web

Hedge Funds Score Unprecedented Gains on Trump’s SPAC Deal

Hedge funds that invested in the buyout firm that struck a deal to merge with Donald Trump's social media company are set to make a record five times their investment.

Walmart Allowing Shoppers to Buy Bitcoin at Coinstar Kiosks

Walmart Inc announced Thursday that customers at a number of its U.S. stores will be able to buy bitcoin with Coinstar-installed ATM-like machines.

Rogers Q3 Results Might Be Eclipsed by Boardroom Spat

Rogers Communications Inc's third-quarter earnings report on Thursday has been overshadowed by the removal of Chairman Edward Rogers following a boardroom spat

IT Spending Estimated To Reach $4.5 Trillion in 2022

Gartner has released a new forecast predicting that the amount of money spent on IT will reach $4.5 trillion in 2022.

How Organizations Can Tackle Supply Chain Attacks

Attacks on supply chains are becoming more frequent, meaning that organizations need to consider what they can do to become more resilient to attacks.

SENIOR CONTRIBUTORS

3 steps CIOs can take to prevent digital backsliding for business acceleration

As hybrid work becomes the “new normal,” it’s critical that businesses keep up this digital momentum. For CIOs, this means ensuring that non-digital behaviours and practices don’t creep back into processes and decisions that were transformed during the pandemic response.

Hybrid technologies: the link between digital and analog

Operational technology and information technology used to be separate data silos, but there is a big push to leverage their integration and convergence to allow businesses to bridge the gap between their operations and the consumer.

How the travel industry can provide customer experiences that balance safety and convenience

With COVID-19 prevention as a top priority for airlines, hotels, and resorts, almost every step of the customer journey is now executed through an application or similar digital tool.

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The number of non-business IoT devices is increasing on corporate networks: Survey

Report by Palo Alto Networks urges work-from-home employees and IT teams to better secure the enterprise

Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro launch with homebrew Tensor chip

Can the Google Tensor processor ready to compete with other high-end smartphones?

Apple’s new MacBook Pros use new fast big chips

At its launch event on Oct. 18, Apple announced two new MacBook models based on two new laptop system-on-chips (SoCs). With their introduction, Apple has effectively...

Digital payments increasing globally: report

The use of digital payment methods is on the rise as consumers look for easier and more convenient ways to spend money. Capgemini’s 2021 World Payment...

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 20, 2021 – Administrators urged to update PowerShell, ransomware reports to read and a hacker gets seven years in prison

Today's podcast reports on the need to update PowerShell, reports on the BlackMatter and BlackByte ransomware strains and a detailed analysis of the Trickbot trojan

Hashtag Trending Oct. 20 – Google announces Pixel; Facebook settles with the DOJ; Amazon takes heat on competition practices

With files from Pragya Sehgal Google announces Pixel 6 devices, Facebook settles U.S. worker discrimination claims, and Amazon could be trouble with U.S. lawmakers It’s all the...

Citrix partners with Google Cloud to launch desktop-as-a-service for hybrid workers

Citrix and Google Cloud have partnered to launch desktop-as-a-service (DaaS), a remote work solution for organizations of all sizes.

Trend Micro launches Cloud One cloud security platform in Canada

Trend Micro has launched Cloud One regional data centre in Canada to help clients uphold data residency, safeguard data privacy and reduce the risk of a security breach. 

Hashtag Trending Oct. 19- Google CEO on the climate crisis; Facebook disputes AI claim; New MacBook Pro

Hashtag Trending Oct. 19- Google CEO on the climate crisis; Facebook disputes AI claim; New MacBook Pro

Technology Slideshows

ITWC TALKS

Zero Trust = Assume a Breach

By Jerry W. Chapman, Engineering Fellow – Identity and Access Management, Optiv & Phillip Solakov, Director Client Solutions, Optiv Canada You know the ingredients of...

Don’t forget HR in your digital transformation planning

If you’re harbouring any doubt that business has gone through a massive paradigm shift in recent years, you need only look at businesses like...

When should you consider an in-depth workforce management solution?

Workforce management systems (WFM) have been around since the 1980s but sharply increased in gain popularity in recent years. The sudden popularity is no...

Escalating Risk Management: Operational technology gets serious about security

By Rick Peters Among modern cybersecurity threats, attacks on infrastructure and operational technology (OT) could have the most far-reaching consequence. Industrial cyber-attacks target the control...

Delivering top-flight educational experiences through digital tech

In early 2020, businesses shuttered their offices and sent employees home to work as a pandemic safety measure. Schools did likewise, morphing into remote...

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