Articles By Alex Coop

Smartphone sales record first-ever decline in Q4/17

The fourth quarter of 2017 saw worldwide sales of smartphones decline for the first time since 2004, according to Gartner’s...

February 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Women entrepreneurs are using tech to innovate, but still being overlooked by investors, says new report

Canadian investors and governments should reconsider how innovation is measured and place a greater emphasis on how existing technology is...

February 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Dell EMC adds four new certifications to Proven Professional Program

Dell EMC wants to help enterprises and other organizations across the globe keep up with the rapid advances in IT by...

February 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Telecoms take note – customers do have some power, CCTS commissioner says

If telecoms weren’t sure how customers would react to having the rug pulled out from underneath them, Public Mobile’s decision...

February 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

Hyundai Canada bringing online shopping tool to its local dealers across Canada

Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. wants to make what is perhaps a person’s second biggest purchase in life much easier across...

February 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

Canada to pilot new blockchain-powered ‘digital identity’ prototype for air travel unveiled in Davos

The Government of Canada, World Economic Forum, and other global partners are testing a new concept in border security, which...

February 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

Altibase goes open source, says it ‘directly challenges’ Microsoft, IBM and Oracle

Altibase has its crosshairs set on Oracle, IBM and Microsoft now that it’s gone open source. Following the recent announcement...

February 14th, 2018 Alex Coop
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OpenText buys Hightail

OpenText Corp. has purchased Hightail Inc., a U.S company that specializes in cloud-based file sharing, the Waterloo software firm announced...

February 14th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Kaspersky Lab discovers zero-day vulnerability in Telegram messenger

Researchers from Kaspersky Lab have discovered a zero-day vulnerability in the messaging service Telegram that allowed hackers to mine cryptocurrency...

February 13th, 2018 Alex Coop