Articles By Alex Coop

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Avaya acquires Spoken Communications, touts fresh beginning

New Orleans, La. – Jim Chirico’s message couldn’t be clearer this morning: Avaya has money, it’s looking to form new partnerships...

January 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

Leaders in Davos stress diversity and inclusion of women in tech

There was a reoccuring discussion amidst all the talk about world economies and the future impact of tech on society...

January 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Salesforce CEO calls for heightened regulation and leadership changes among tech giants

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff called for a shift in culture among tech leaders that emphasizes trust, while calling out former...

January 23rd, 2018 Alex Coop

Apple partners with Malala Fund

The Malala Fund is expecting to double the number of grants awarded by its partners after Apple Inc. announced it's...

January 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop
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Canadian government announces recipients of $50 million CanCode initiative

More than one million teachers and students, across 21 organizations in Canada, will receive training in digital literacy, the Canadian...

January 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Facebook’s new news feed; Softbank and Uber; Snap struggles

Facebook increases fake news safeguards, SoftBank becomes Uber’s largest stakeholder and Snap struggles to hang on to its employees and...

January 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop
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Why Amazon HQ would be good for Toronto

In addition to 50,000 new well-paying, knowledge-sector jobs, a new Amazon headquarters in Toronto would bolster local talent and encourage...

January 20th, 2018 Alex Coop

Bitcoin or bust – How Canada’s crypto-mining market booms while other blockchain solutions are nascent

On its surface, the massive, decentralized ledger of information known as the blockchain is a wondrous innovation in information registry...

January 20th, 2018 Alex Coop

Researchers test AI-powered program to detect early stages of Alzheimer’s

Researchers from Wilfrid Laurier University are testing an AI-powered program on 10,000 patients to detect early stages of Alzheimer’s. Led...

January 19th, 2018 Alex Coop