Articles By Alex Coop

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Hashtag Trending – IBM discusses Phoenix problems; Boeing hit by ransomware; Microsoft shakes things up

IBM Canada warned federal bureaucrats about the problems plaguing Phoenix in 2015, Boeing gets hit with a ransomware attack, and...

April 2nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Federal government favours small players over Big Three in wireless spectrum auction

Large telecom carriers in Canada are barred from bidding on more than 40 per cent of the airwaves used to...

March 29th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – BlackBerry exceeds expectations; U.S. tech workers flee to Canada; Facebook rolls out new privacy controls

Spirits are high at BlackBerry, U.S. tech workers are moving to Canada according to a new report, and Facebook rolls...

March 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

Software-testing hopes to inspire Indigenous communities after winning business pitch contest

An Aboriginal software-testing company has ambitious plans after winning a business pitch competition in Ottawa. Minutes after accepting the award...

March 28th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Health Canada recalls 27 USB chargers; Apple unveils new iPad; Hollywood, meet Apple.

Twenty-seven USB chargers have been recalled by Health Canada, Apple goes back to school at its latest event, and Apple...

March 28th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Facebook saga continues; Uber gives up Southeast Asia; Walmart expands robot fleet

The Facebook saga continues, Uber gives up on Southeast Asia, and Walmart expands its robot fleet.   The Federal Trade...

March 27th, 2018 Alex Coop

Workday and Slack announce partnership, Google, Microsoft and Facebook on the horizon

Workday is partnering with Slack and “actively partnering” with Google, Microsoft and Facebook, the company announced last week. The partnership...

March 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Bitcoin-based tax fraud ramping up in Canada, expert says

Fraud campaigns during tax season are nothing new, but according to the VP and country manager for Symantec Canada, it’s...

March 23rd, 2018 Alex Coop

IBM Think 2018 at a glance

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March 23rd, 2018 Alex Coop

Canada has strong showing during IBM Think 2018 keynotes

LAS VEGAS - Canadian companies couldn’t stay out of the spotlight this week as IBM touted its various AI, cloud...

March 21st, 2018 Alex Coop