Articles By Brian Jackson

Visa, FICO turn to location-tracking smartphone apps to reduce credit card fraud

Canadian banks may soon be deploying a new tool in response to rising credit card fraud - geo-location data from...

March 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Motorola president leaves Lenovo in reorganization

Motorola Mobility's tumultuous timeline saw one more shakeup this morning with the news that Rick Osterloh will be leaving the...

March 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson
IT leadership and the CIO

You’re not alone in your IT transformation journey, EMC report shows

Very few IT shops that are customers of EMC Corp. or VMware have achieved their vision of running their departments...

March 16th, 2016 Brian Jackson
John Tory and Janet Kennedy

Microsoft begins rollout of Azure cloud services hosted in Canada

Select Microsoft customers and partners can now use Azure cloud services and keep their data on native soil, Microsoft Canada...

March 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Apple iPad Pro - with keyboard

All Hands on Tech: iPad Pro

After a couple weeks of using the iPad Pro, I’m convinced that this iPad is suffering an identity crisis. Make...

March 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson
data security,privacy,security

Privacy Commissioner recommends updates to 33-year-old Privacy Act

Canada's Privacy Commissioner is calling for a reform of the Privacy Act that would require public institutions to report data...

March 10th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Facts show women making progress in the tech industry [infographic]

Just in time for International Women's Day, some good news when it comes to women working in the tech industry...

March 8th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Brian Croll, Apple at IBM InterConnect

IBM deepens Apple partnership by driving Swift in the enterprise

LAS VEGAS — IBM released new tools for developers coding server-side Swift this week, making a point to showcase its...

February 24th, 2016 Brian Jackson
IBM VMware cloud partnership

IBM and VMware announce new partnership to push hybrid cloud

LAS VEGAS -- Users of VMware Inc.'s software-defined data centre stack will soon be able to push their workloads off-premises...

February 23rd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Focus on IoT – Jennifer Keesmaat, chief planner for the City of Toronto

ITWC partnered with the City of Toronto to co-host Technicity this past December. The day brought together leadership within the...

February 12th, 2016 Brian Jackson