Articles By Eric Emin Wood

Canadian businesses and IT

Toronto’s entry-level IT workers aren’t up to snuff: LinkedIn report

Its concentration of technically-skilled workers is among the highest in the world, but only three per cent of LinkedIn members...

April 11th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

How Xerox’s Canadian research centre stays relevant and ahead of the curve

For some, the Xerox Research Centre of Canada (XRCC)'s very existence will come as a revelation -- a 3D-printing fuelled...

April 7th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

HP’s new laptops include diamond-studded 18K gold editions

Today at the New York Times International Luxury Conference in Versailles, France - coincidentally the seat of French royal power...

April 5th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Rogers to support IoT networks, oil and gas, food industries with new services

Rogers Communications Inc. has reorganized its subscription-based Internet of Things (IoT) networking services, and is now augmenting them with offerings...

April 5th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Amika Mobile aims to protect emergency victims with new mobile service

Ottawa-based Amika Mobile, which has developed a platform used by businesses, retailers, educational institutions, and governments alike to notify first response...

March 29th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

“Smart textile” maker OmSignal is disrupting an industry by embracing it

When Frederic Chanay co-founded smart textiles manufacturer OmSignal with his business partner Stephane Marceau in 2011, his goal echoed the ideals of...

March 28th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Tech industry cheers as 2016 federal budget includes support for STEM training, digital infrastructure

Canada's technology industry can look forward to the federal government investing half a billion dollars' into the country's digital infrastructure,...

March 23rd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood