Articles By Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Startup Genome to release 2018 report; Toronto mayor’s Silicon Valley tour; Backpage shut down

A prominent think tank is releasing the latest edition of its annual startup report; Toronto Mayor John Tory is embarking...

April 16th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – Gmail’s getting a facelift; Facebook collects data on non-users; HomePod a bust?

Google’s email platform is getting a facelift; Mark Zuckerberg acknowledges that Facebook collects data on non-users; and Bloomberg reports that...

April 13th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Complaints up 73%, but Wireless Code breaches down during latter part of 2017, CCTS finds

The Commission for Complaints for Telecom-television Services (CCTS) received a record number of complaints last year, but also recorded fewer...

April 10th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Tech a minor component of Toronto’s new ‘smart neighbourhood,’ Sidewalk Labs exec says

TORONTO - It's easy for the layperson to interpret Sidewalk Labs' newest project as "Google is building a high-tech neighbourhood...

March 21st, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – Government to invest in 5G; Sidewalk Toronto holds first public roundtable; Tesla’s moment of reckoning?

The federal, Ontario, and Quebec governments are scheduled to announce a major investment in 5G technology. Google affiliate Sidewalk Toronto...

March 19th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – Google makes it easier to build the next Pokémon Go; iHeartMedia files for bankruptcy; Tesla producing flawed parts?

Google has opened its Maps app to developers hoping to create the next Pokémon Go. iHeartRadio owner iHeartMedia has filed...

March 16th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – Theranos CEO settles fraud charges; former Equifax CIO charged with insider trading; remembering Stephen Hawking

Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes settles the fraud charges against her company. The former CIO of Equifax has been...

March 15th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – China’s using sunglasses to spy on people; 3D-printed homes for $10,000 USD; a new startup will preserve your brain

Beijing police are using AI-powered sunglasses to spy on people. A Texas company can 3D print a 650-square-foot cement home...

March 14th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – U.S gov’t halts Qualcomm takeover; IT outage cripples Air Canada; Musk promises Mars rockets next year

The U.S. government is trying to delay a hostile takeover of Qualcomm on national security grounds. An IT outage at...

March 13th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

More than just plumbing: How IBM Cloud is optimized for business environments

Companies that embrace Big Blue as a cloud partner are benefitting from a business-first strategy that will help carry them...

March 12th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood