Articles By Brian Jackson

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Hashtag Trending – Voice-first fragmentation, Alexa in your ear, Alexa in your boardroom

In 2019, voice-first smart assistants will face a fragmentation problem. They’ll also be literally in your ear. And they’ll be...

December 28th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Top 5 business smartphones of 2018 – All Hands on Tech

After reviewing the new smartphone releases all year long, IT World Canada journalists Tom Li and Brian Jackson discuss where...

December 24th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – Gatwick’s drone delays, in Russia AI hears you, LG’s clear TV

London’s Gatwick airport is disrupted by drones. Russian scientists can train AI to hear like a human. And what’s it...

December 21st, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – Gatwick’s drone delays, in Russia AI hears you, LG’s clear TV

London’s Gatwick airport is disrupted by drones. Russian scientists can train AI to hear like a human. And what’s it...

December 21st, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Why we can’t ignore the ‘Save PIAC’ campaign

In a world where the giants of Silicon Valley insist on watching us, we need to make sure we're watching...

December 20th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Dec. 20 – The ‘90s are back with Macaulay Culkin and Alfonso Ribeiro making tech headlines

The ‘90s are cool again. That’s right, trending in today’s headlines are Macaulay Culkin, Alfonso Ribeiro, and your old school...

December 20th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Corel acquires Mac virtualization software Parallels

Ottawa-based Corel Corp. announced on Thursday that it has acquired Parallels, a software vendor best-known for the desktop virtualization software...

December 20th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Royal Bank of Canada named in New York Times’ Facebook investigation

One of Canada's largest banks appears alongside Silicon Valley technology firms in a New York Times investigation into Facebook privacy...

December 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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5 Lessons from New Technology Leaders – Paul Mason, CIO, Canada Mortgage Housing Corp.

Before any new job, comes the interview. But before Paul Mason became the CIO of the Canada Mortgage Housing Corp. (CMHC)...

December 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Amazon announces new fulfillment centre, 600 jobs near Edmonton

Amazon will create a new fulfillment centre just south of Edmonton that will operate a 1 million-square-foot facility and create 600...

December 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson