Articles By Alex Coop

Former Google engineer’s lawsuit ‘surprising,’ says Toronto lawyer

James Damore’s class action lawsuit claiming that Google unfairly discriminates against white men with unpopular political views is surprising, considering...

January 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

Deloitte: Machine learning will reach ‘prime time’ status by 2020

A lower barrier to entry and a spike in the number of pilot projects involving machine learning will lead to...

January 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

Young Canadians lead the way in attending online course

Young Canadians aren't shying away from online courses. According to the The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) latest...

January 7th, 2018 Alex Coop

Researchers uncover flaws capable of hijacking Dell EMC’s Data Protection Suite

Researchers from Digital Defense have uncovered zero-day vulnerabilities that allow hackers to hijack systems within the Dell EMC Data Protection...

January 5th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Vancouver cryptocoin mining company enters into $26 million deal, adds 5,000 mining rigs to arsenal

Less than a month after entering the Canadian stock exchange and a $26 million bought deal with Eight Capital, a...

January 4th, 2018 Alex Coop
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App development platform BuddyBuild snatched by Apple, drops Android support

Apple Inc.’s ongoing efforts to make it easier for people to create and modify their apps has led to the...

January 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

BlackBerry, Baidu team up to develop driverless car software

BlackBerry Ltd. and China’s largest search engine provider have signed a deal this morning to develop autonomous vehicle software. Under...

January 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop
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How legal marijuana will be distributed with blockchain

As the legalization of marijuana in Canada inches closer, companies are tapping into blockchain technology to help distributors, and provincial...

January 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – New year predictions for social media

Live video will continue to dominate social media, AR and VR will make even bigger virtual splashes across all platforms,...

January 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop

Net neutrality repeal in U.S. might embolden Canadian telecoms to follow suit, says CIRA CEO

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision to roll back net neutrality laws won’t impact Canadians in the short-term, but they...

December 15th, 2017 Alex Coop