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5 lessons from new technology leaders: Alex Benay, CIO of the Government of Canada

In the great hall of OCAD University to celebrate his book launch for Government Digital, Government of Canada CIO Alex...

October 31st, 2018 Brian Jackson

Speed ramp to the cloud: Attention government IT leaders

It’s not exactly the best of times for government IT leaders. Budgets are flat, and the culture around them is...

October 30th, 2018 Glenn Weir

Amazon Web Services hosts public sector summit, talks collaboration with Canadian government

OTTAWA -  Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) senior executives say there’s a huge drive for the Canadian government to move its...

October 29th, 2018 Shruti Shekar
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Hashtag Trending: Google and sexual harassment; U.K. fines Facebook; AI portrait’s big price-tag

Google’s CEO has admitted it had a sexual harassment problem, the U.K. has fined Facebook over the Cambridge Analytica scandal...

October 29th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Did a Sidewalk Labs ‘misunderstanding’ about privacy lead to Cavoukian’s resignation?

When internationally-known privacy expert Ann Cavoukian resigned last week as a consultant to Sidewalk Labs’ planned multi-million dollar Toronto lakefront...

October 25th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Online voting technical issue delays local election results across Ontario

A glitch with an online voting system has delayed the results for many of Monday’s province-wide local elections and forced...

October 23rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Canada to host multistakeholder conference on AI in Montreal

Canada will host a G7 multistakeholder conference on artificial intelligence on December 6, the government has announced. The conference is an...

October 18th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Ontario tech CEOs ask Doug Ford to reinstate basic income pilot

Two technology industry CEOs that are also on the board of directors for the Basic Income Canada Network have co-authored...

October 18th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Legal weed lights up Canada’s Cannabis Tech market

Legalization of marijuana has arrived in Canada, and technology is playing a big role in this new industry, everything from...

October 17th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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HashtagTrending: Cannabis and machine learning; ‘Weed-dating’; and tracking consumption

It’s October 17th and unless you’ve been living under a rock you probably know what that means. Recreational cannabis is...

October 17th, 2018 Meagan Simpson