Articles By Brian Jackson

CEOs for basic income

Ontario tech CEOs ask Doug Ford to reinstate basic income pilot

Two technology industry CEOs that are also on the board of directors for the Basic Income Canada Network have co-authored...

October 18th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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SAP announces opening of new Canadian HQ in Toronto

Waldorf, Germany-based SAP AG officially opened its new headquarters for SAP Canada in Toronto on Tuesday. The enterprise software firm...

October 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Jaime Leverton speech CanadianCIO Summit 2018

3 sources of inspiration from the CanadianCIO Summit: Leverton

This is a guest submission by Jaime Leverton, general manager and vice-president of Canada & APAC for Cogeco Peer 1....

October 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Finding early wins in emerging technologies – CanadianCIO Summit 2018 panel

Hear how Canadian firms are using cutting-edge technologies to fuel business growth. Craig Tavares from Cogeco Peer 1 speaks to...

October 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – Apple’s latest acqui-hire; GoPro deal with Adobe; China’s surveillance plans for Google

Apple makes another move in its music streaming battle with Spotify. Adobe Creative Cloud users will now gain access to...

October 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Dialog with Debow: serial entrepreneur on his new product ‘AM radio for the Internet’

Can Toronto-based serial entrepreneur Daniel Debow create the "Twitter of audio?" Product Hunt's Ryan Hoover dubbed Debow's latest project, Dialog,...

October 12th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Amazon releases Canadian French language for Alexa developers

Alexa will soon be able to speak Canadian French and developers interested in using the language for their Skills or...

October 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – Android screens your calls; Airtame 2; Amazon’s sexist AI

Google Assistant can now help you screen out calls from telemarketers. The new Airtame 2 is out to improve this...

October 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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The dangers of using open Wi-Fi networks: Michael Ball, virtual CISO

The drive to stay connected to the office often has us using whatever open Wi-Fi networks we can find, but...

October 10th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Stephen Piron, co-CEO, Dessa at CanadianCIO Summit

Start the long journey to AI gains now, or risk missing out on the benefits

If the artificial intelligence trend is a growing bubble, then Stephen Piron, co-founder of Toronto-based startup Dessa, says it started...

October 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson