Articles By Alex Coop

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Hashtag Trending – Glassdoor rankings, Galaxy Folds sales, new Google Assistant

Facebook and google get bounced out of glassdoor's top 10 best places; Samsung has already sold over 1 million Galaxy...

December 13th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – $52,000 Mac Pro, self-driving commercial truck, Beijing replaces foreign tech

Twitter goes nuts over the new Mac Pro’s price tag, A self-driving truck delivered butter from California to Pennsylvania in...

December 11th, 2019 Alex Coop

Breaking down cybersecurity best practices one castle wall at a time

It’s not a situation Marilyn Gallagher-Crawford is accustomed to, but last week the councillor for Ajax Ward 1 found herself...

December 10th, 2019 Alex Coop

Challenge-based RFPs and open data keys to solving Toronto’s biggest problems, municipal leaders say

When audience members at this week’s Technicity event were asked if they were engaged with the City of Toronto on...

December 6th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – BMO slashes jobs, Evil Corp., TikTok suppresses content

The Bank of Montreal slashes thousands of jobs, the US and UK take down a Russian cyberhacking ring called Evil...

December 6th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Cyber Monday, Huawei’s new research centre, PlayStation turns 25

Cyber Monday overshadows Boxing Day, Huawei is moving its U.S. research centre to Canada due to American restrictions on its...

December 4th, 2019 Alex Coop

Basketball Hall of Fame aims to display more of its collection with the help of Dell

Not unlike a sports car, shiny museums and exhibits aren’t reaching their full potential without the right engine running under...

December 3rd, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Uber/Lyft prices spike, Netflix and chill Thanksgiving, Losing Lena

Frustrated commuters in Toronto blast Uber and Lyft for higher fares, movie theatre trips were less popular this Thanksgiving, and...

December 3rd, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Facebook and Instagram go down, Twitter backtracks on unused accounts, Panasonic exits chipmaking

Facebook and Instagram go down, again, Twitter walks back its plan to give away unused old accounts after getting an...

November 29th, 2019 Alex Coop
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CanadianCIO finalists say discipline and data literacy are critical skills for today’s CIOs

With files from Pragya Sehgal There was a time when chief information officers were focused exclusively on maintaining the server...

November 27th, 2019 Alex Coop