Articles By Tom Li

Intel details ‘Ponte Vecchio’ graphics processor

Intel has released product details for its first true graphics processor. Based on Intel’s Xe microarchitecture, the new general-purpose graphics...

November 19th, 2019 Tom Li

Bell petition to cabinet: cheaper wholesale internet ‘yield no real benefits for Canadians’

Bell Canada has filed a petition to the cabinet in its latest effort to overturn the new internet wholesale rates...

November 15th, 2019 Tom Li
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Hashtag Trending – Github launches mobile app; Google under federal inquiry; Bell complains about internet wholesale rates

Today’s Hashtag Trending episode talks about the drama between Google and the U.S. government, as well as the friction between...

November 14th, 2019 Tom Li
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Hashtag Trending – Disney server overload; Facebook secretly turning on cameras; best companies ranked

In this episode of Hashtag Trending, we talk about Disney+’s server overload, Facebook secretly activating cameras, and Americans voting for...

November 13th, 2019 Tom Li

Google publicizes Ascension partnership after healthcare data reveal

Google has unveiled its partnership with Ascension, one of U.S.’s largest healthcare providers, hours after a Wall Street Journal article...

November 12th, 2019 Tom Li
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Hashtag Trending – Google collects healthcare data; Twitter improves election honesty; YouTube yanks unprofitable channels

Listeners in Toronto are greeted with a fresh blanket of snow this morning. Before you head out to brave the...

November 12th, 2019 Tom Li
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OpenText acquires Carbonite for $1.42 billion

Waterloo-based OpenText, an information management software company, officially confirmed its acquisition of Carbonite, a cloud-based data protection and security software...

November 11th, 2019 Tom Li

BlackBerry and Canadian Girl Guides launch new cybersecurity badge

TORONTO --- At the BlackBerry World Tour event held on Nov. 7, BlackBerry and Girl Guides of Canada launched the...

November 7th, 2019 Tom Li

City of Ottawa to launch 311 AI chatbot powered by Microsoft’s Power Virtual Agent

ORLANDO --- The City of Ottawa has announced a new plan to pilot Microsoft’s Power Virtual Agent to increase the...

November 6th, 2019 Tom Li

Can a Chromebook replace a Windows PC? A week with the Google Pixelbook Go

When Google announced the Pixelbook Go at its Made by Google event in October, I was too enamoured with the...

November 1st, 2019 Tom Li