Articles By Alex Coop

Most Canadians are worried AI is advancing too quickly, and they expect banks to have the answers, says study

A new report highlights a growing fear among Canadians that’s tied to the rapid advancement of artificial intelligence. An online...

September 13th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Uber cuts hundreds of jobs, California’s new bill, e-scooter scorn

Uber cuts more than 400 jobs, California introduces a bill that will require companies like Uber and Lyft to treat...

September 12th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Commvault acquires SDS startup for $225 million

Data management firm Commvault made a big acquisition this week. Commvault announced a definitive agreement to acquire Hedvig, a privately-held...

September 6th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Yahoo goes down, an Android update, Canadian cybersecurity talent shortage

Yahoo goes down, the latest Android update brings with it a bunch of new features, and a story about Canada’s...

September 6th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Canada’s top startups, messaging app usage explodes, Amazon hotline

LinkedIn lists Canada’s top startups, downloads for a specific messaging app explodes, and former Amazon employees create a hotline to...

September 5th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Classrooms ban phones, Facebook rethinking ‘likes’, Airbnb versus rental market

Ontario says no to cellphones in classrooms, Facebook isn’t sure about its own ‘like’ button, and a new study sheds...

September 4th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – An unlikely team-up, cool office perks, Jack gets hacked

Alphabet teams up with the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, are office perks still cool, and Twitter CEO’s gets hacked. Alphabet...

September 3rd, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Apple reverses stance on repairs, coffee shop etiquette, Facebook addiction

Apple reverses its stance on iPhone repairs, some tips on proper coffee shop etiquette for those who write in them...

August 30th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Pleas to big tech, AI predicts when you’ll quit, a robotic exosuit

Companies ask tech giants Apple and Amazon to think about the planet, Harvard says it can use machine learning to...

August 27th, 2019 Alex Coop

Canadian customers’ heads are still in the clouds, and so is VMware’s

VMware has been aggressively trying to transform itself from a strict virtualization company to one that’s qualified to meet the...

August 27th, 2019 Alex Coop