Articles By Mandy Kovacs

Ontario launches new web portal for international exporters

The Ontario government is embracing digital technologies and making it easier for businesses to take advantage of international markets with...

November 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Amazon to open second office in Vancouver that will create 1,000 jobs

While we wait for Amazon to make its decision on where it will locate its second global headquarters, the company...

November 3rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Thomson Reuters investing in Toronto’s tech ecosystem with new R&D centre

Toronto is a hub for Canadian technology and innovation, and media company Thomson Reuters is betting big on the city....

November 3rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Microsoft hiring for new mixed-reality positions, launches two education partnerships in BC

The Canadian technology ecosystem has been growing in recent years, and international corporations are cashing in. Microsoft president Brad Smith...

November 2nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

The reports of AI killing jobs have been greatly exaggerated

Elon Musk has warned that artificial intelligence (AI) is the biggest risk we face as a civilization, but several Canadian business...

October 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Amazon’s moving to Calgary, Elon Musk spars with a robot

Amazon is setting up shop in the Calgary area, Twitter has been fudging its user numbers for years, and a...

October 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Security concerns, lack of collaboration still top barriers to digital transformation

The virtualization of the workplace has changed how products and services are made, monetized, and managed. While digital transformation is...

October 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Amazon wants your house keys, Google and Cisco team up to control the cloud

Amazon wants the keys to your house, Apple’s never-ending issues with the iPhone 10, and Google and Cisco team up...

October 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Saudi Arabia’s $500 billion megacity, Uber introduces new fees for long trips

Saudi Arabia is planning a $500 billion megacity, Uber is charging extra for long trips, and Huawei has shipped a...

October 25th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs