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Hashtag Trending – Spring and LG announce 5G phone; Turkey looks to ban iPhones; Welfare recipients tracked in California

Sprint and LG announce a new 5G phone, Turkey looks to boycott iPhones, and California officials track welfare recipients with...

August 15th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Ontario to begin legal marijuana sales with online-only model

Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative Ontario government announced this afternoon that it will be rolling out online sales of marijuana when...

August 13th, 2018 Shruti Shekar
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New ‘heavy lifting’ drone gets green light from Transport Canada

A drone that can haul up to 25 pounds as far as 60 kilometres is slated to begin test flights in...

August 8th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Five things you should be doing to prepare for Canada’s new privacy rules

Organizations should start now to get ready for Canada’s new privacy breach notification rules, say experts. The new regulations require...

August 7th, 2018 Cindy Baker
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Meet the 6 Canadian innovators that will lead the nation-wide digital transformation discussion

On Friday, six Canadians known for the innovative skill sets were named to lead Canada's roundtable discussions on the national...

August 3rd, 2018 Brian Jackson

Canada watching for cyber threats to 2019 election, says government

Canada is "working hard to ensure that the 2019 elections are protected and defended against cyber threats and foreign interference,"...

August 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Google sister company moves forward with smart neighbourhood project

Toronto’s smart city project with Google sister company Sidewalk Labs is set to move forward after finalizing an agreement with...

August 1st, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Amazon makes $525,000 donation to Canada Learning Code

Amazon.com Inc. has announced it will be donating $525,000 to Canada Learning Code to help improve and develop digital literacy programs...

August 1st, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Phoenix failure will cost government $2.2 billion: Senate

The Phoenix pay system that was supposed to save the federal government $70 million annually will end up costing $2.2...

August 1st, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Canada Suicide Prevention Service temporarily ceases text and chat help; seeks more funding

Canada's only nationwide text message and chat helpline for suicide prevention has been forced to suspend its service because it's...

August 1st, 2018 Brian Jackson