Articles By Alex Coop

VMware acquires Nyansa to improve SD-WAN capabilities

VMware’s appetite for acquisitions hasn’t waned since it acquired Pivotal last summer for $2.7 billion, and this week announced its...

January 22nd, 2020 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – A carbon negative Microsoft, Norwegian Consumer Council slams advertisers, China’s high-speed train

Microsoft says it wants to go carbon negative by 2030, the Norwegian Consumer Council releases a new report highlighting how...

January 17th, 2020 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Ikea closes pick-up and order stores, Google and its cookies, new facial-recognition tech

In today’s episode, we talk about Ikea Canada closing its pick up and order stores, Google cutting web cookies, and...

January 16th, 2020 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Goodbye Windows 7, Uber’s Ontario fight, Microsoft CEO slams backdoors

People say their farewells to Windows 7, Uber drivers in Ontario want to unionize, and Microsoft’s CEO says encryption backdoors...

January 15th, 2020 Alex Coop

Social media reacts to Windows 7 end of life

As of today, Windows 7 is officially dead. The ex-operating system had a good 10-year run, and while Microsoft is...

January 14th, 2020 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – AI goes Hollywood, Twitter’s new reply rules, old vs new on the farm

Hollywood thinks AI has the answers to better film management, Twitter users will soon have more control over who can...

January 13th, 2020 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Political ads on Facebook, TikTok vulnerability, awful photoshop job goes viral

Facebook is sticking to its advertising policy despite it not making much sense, a recently published report highlights a serious...

January 10th, 2020 Alex Coop

Microsoft announces Canadian Azure Availability Zone, and Azure ExpressRoute in Vancouver

TORONTO --- Microsoft is ringing in the new decade with some significant announcements for the Canadian market. At its Envision...

January 9th, 2020 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Sony’s new car, Toyota’s new smart city, #boycottCES

The 2020 Consumer Electronic Show continues, and so does the news flow as Sony announces its own electric car, Toyota...

January 9th, 2020 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – More CES, Facebook bans deepfake vids, flying car unveiled

CES hasn’t stopped, so how can we not talk about it, Facebook says it’s going to ban deepfake videos, and...

January 8th, 2020 Alex Coop