Articles By Brian Jackson

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BlackBerry KeyOne First Look – All Hands on Tech

For some smartphone users, there are no two sweeter words than "BlackBerry keyboard". If you're one of those people, then...

May 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson
Digital Transformation Awards

Regulating Uber led City of Toronto to create new $6 million revenue stream

What began as a discussion about how to regulate Uber led to the City of Toronto implementing a new, digital...

May 3rd, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Kobo releases new e-reader as it fights Netflix and Facebook for your attention

Toronto-based Rakuten Kobo Inc. revealed its new mid-range e-reader, the upgraded Kobo Aura H20, on Tuesday. In updating the model...

May 2nd, 2017 Brian Jackson

The year is 2022 – Do you know where your business strategy is?

EDMONTON - It's 2016 and UK-based HomeCo is feeling the pressure from competitors in a way it never has before....

April 26th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Don’t deploy IT tools – change the way your organization works: Edmonton CIO

When the City of Edmonton first tried to transition from Microsoft Office to Google's Suite of productivity tools (now G...

April 26th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Toronto Public Library forges new space for makers as core to its digital transformation

Picture this: a video studio with a green screen that you can book, an array of Raspberry Pi devices, and...

April 25th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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HPE’s IoT strategy: embed compute right out to 5G cell towers

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is partnering with 5G Lab Germany to research what's possible when combining 5G wireless networks with HPE's Edgeline Converged...

April 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Mastercard releases biometrics card with fingerprint sensor

Apple Pay already has Canadians using their fingerprint to authenticate payments at the till, but now Mastercard may soon allow...

April 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

New Amazon Web Services ‘Lex’ service really speaks to developers

Amazon Web Services Inc. gave developers several new good reasons to build in the cloud on Wednesday, offering access to...

April 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Trump’s move on H-1B visas won’t hinder Canadian applicants

U.S. President Donald Trump's latest executive order to "Buy American and Hire American" likely won't hinder the Canadians heading south...

April 18th, 2017 Brian Jackson