Articles By Brian Jackson

Drone Delivery Canada - Robin

New ‘heavy lifting’ drone gets green light from Transport Canada

A drone that can haul up to 25 pounds as far as 60 kilometres is slated to begin test flights in...

August 8th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Justin Arbuckle, Scotiabnk - The Cloud Method

Scotiabank’s ‘PLATO’ team shows its serious about technology-first approach with open source release

Most customers taking the stage at Google Cloud Next 2018 were sharing their uses cases for the public cloud infrastructure,...

August 8th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Microsoft Surface Go – Unboxing for Business

Can a tablet that’s not made by Apple find its way into the workplace? Microsoft wants to give it another...

August 7th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Meet the 6 Canadian innovators that will lead the nation-wide digital transformation discussion

On Friday, six Canadians known for the innovative skill sets were named to lead Canada's roundtable discussions on the national...

August 3rd, 2018 Brian Jackson
Sonos Nasdaq opening bell

Listen to Nasdaq’s new market-opening bell designed by Sonos

It's pretty common for companies launching new tickers to the Nadaq Stock Exchange to ring the opening bell, but getting...

August 2nd, 2018 Brian Jackson
Phoenix pay problem - feature

Phoenix failure will cost government $2.2 billion: Senate

The Phoenix pay system that was supposed to save the federal government $70 million annually will end up costing $2.2...

August 1st, 2018 Brian Jackson
Canada Suicide Prevention Service

Canada Suicide Prevention Service temporarily ceases text and chat help; seeks more funding

Canada's only nationwide text message and chat helpline for suicide prevention has been forced to suspend its service because it's...

August 1st, 2018 Brian Jackson

Meet Google Cloud’s 4 anchor tenants in Canada

SAN FRANCISCO - Google Cloud may have been a late arrival to the Canadian region among public cloud competitors, but...

July 25th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene at Next 2018 with Target logo during keynote

Diane Greene focuses on Google Cloud strengths as it plays catch-up

SAN FRANCISCO - There aren't many markets where Google has to play from behind, but public cloud infrastructure is one...

July 24th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Google - G Suite - Smart Reply

Google Cloud Next: 5 new features for G Suite explained in GIFs

SAN FRANCISCO -- G Suite is getting upgrades to allow its business users to determine where in the world their...

July 24th, 2018 Brian Jackson