Articles By Eric Emin Wood

CIBC targets technology industry with new Innovation Banking arm

The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is targeting the technology industry - and its tech-savviest clients - with its latest...

January 8th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – FinTech predictions for 2018

OK Google, invest my savings into BitCoin - which could exceed $100,000 in market value next year. And financial institutions...

December 29th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – Apple’s been slowing down your old iPhone, beverage company pivots to blockchain

Apple admits to slowing down your old iPhone. A beverage company’s stock nearly quadruples after it announces a pivot to...

December 22nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

BlackBerry’s software and services division continues to shine in third quarter

After achieving what BlackBerry Ltd. CEO John Chen described as “historical highs” during the company’s second quarter, the company saw...

December 21st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Eric Schmidt to step down as executive chair of Google parent Alphabet

Google parent Alphabet Inc. has announced that Eric Schmidt, its founding chair and the search engine giant's CEO between 2001...

December 21st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Ottawa’s $100M procurement program ‘great,’ but only a first step – analyst

A new program that will see the federal government spend $100 million to procure technology from Canadian startups and small...

December 20th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

98% of CIOs expect their companies to be digitally transformed within 5 years, Census finds

More than half of CIOs expect digital transformation to dramatically transform their business within two years, according to ITWC's latest...

December 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

City of Toronto’s Tracey Cook believes the future of licensing lies with blockchain

Tracey Cook thinks the digital transformation of municipal licensing is long overdue. And the City of Toronto's executive director of...

December 18th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood