Articles By Mandy Kovacs

Uber Canada’s new GM on changing company culture, winning back trust in the great white north

From allegations of a toxic work culture and drivers committing sexual assault to CEO Travis Kalanick stepping down, it’s safe...

March 13th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Swiss consumer electronics maker to embed BlackBerry security into IoT products thanks to new licensing deal

BlackBerry may have stopped manufacturing hardware products like mobile phones, but it’s far from taking a step back in the...

March 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Head start helping Amazon remain the top public cloud provider in Canada

Amazon Web Services (AWS) was one of the first global cloud providers to set up shop in Canada, opening data...

March 6th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

The secret is out: Montreal is a data centre powerhouse

Montreal is rapidly growing a reputation of being a hub for data centre activity, with the top three public cloud...

March 6th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Facebook ends newsfeed experiment, YouTube goes after conspiracy theorists, Kim Kardashian West’s prank show

Facebook stops its newsfeed experiment, YouTube goes after conspiracy theorists, and Kim Kardashian West’s new prank show is picked up...

March 5th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Spotify goes public, BMO to open tech campus, Equifax breach hits millions more customers

Spotify goes public, the Bank of Montreal will open a tech campus in Toronto’s Eaton Centre, and Equifax reveals millions...

March 2nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

2018 Outlander PHEV is Mitsubishi’s first dual-electric motor hybrid

Mitsubishi is techifying the electric vehicle market with its 2018 Outlander PHEV plug-in hybrid vehicle. At the 2018 Canadian International...

March 1st, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Why the 2018 budget ‘misses the mark’ on tech: a comprehensive analysis

The 2018 Canadian budget has been unveiled, and while there are plenty of tech-related initiatives, many in the industry are...

February 28th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Apple uses Google Cloud, Uber causes congestion, grocery shopping on Go Transit

Apple confirms it uses Google Cloud, ride-sharing companies like Uber cause congestion, and online grocery shopping just got a whole...

February 27th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Ford executive details auto maker’s autonomous vehicle plans

Ford has been one of the most vocal automotive manufacturers in the autonomous vehicle space, announcing back in 2016 that...

February 26th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs