Articles By Mandy Kovacs

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Hashtag Trending – The text message turns 25, Google’s AI creates an AI child, Ford is testing bionic exoskeletons

The text message celebrates a milestone birthday, Google’s AI built its own AI child, and Ford workers are testing superstrong...

December 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Halton Region is the burgeoning tech market you’ve never heard of

Sandwiched between the powerhouse high-tech areas of Toronto and Kitchener-Waterloo is a region that, despite being often overlooked, offers a...

December 1st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Avaya cleared to exit bankruptcy by end of 2017

Avaya Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection back in January and almost a year later, it has now reached...

November 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Crazy perks from Amazon HQ2 bids, free Apple coding lessons, eBay shopping on smart speakers

The bids for Amazon’s second headquarters may be going too far, Apple is offering free coding sessions at all of...

November 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Cyber Monday sets records, Jeff Bezos hits $100 billion, Bitcoin surges

Cyber Monday 2017 could set new records, Jeff Bezos breaks the $100 billion barrier, and Bitcoin surges – both in...

November 28th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tech leaders team up to improve predictability in open source licensing

Red Hat, Inc., Facebook, Inc., Google, and IBM Corp. are joining forces to help alleviate open source licence issues, including...

November 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Uber paid hackers after a massive data breach, Apple buying into VR/AR with acquisition

Uber paid hackers after a massive data breach, Apple has reportedly acquired a Montreal-based virtual reality company, and activists are...

November 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Net neutrality could be repealed in the US, Google is tracking Android users

The Federal Communications Commission is looking to repeal net neutrality, Google is collecting location data from Android users behind the...

November 22nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

BlackBerry’s seven recommendations for a more secure smart car

As cars get smarter and more connected, they are equipped with more mechanisms that can be targeted in cyberattacks, like...

November 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Uber’s fleet of driverless cars, SpaceX sending internet satellites to space in 2019

Uber is forming a fleet of driverless cars, Bitcoin reaches an all-time high, and SpaceX will start sending internet satellites...

November 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs