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Contact tracing mobile apps hold potential to stop COVID-19 – but governments have missed the mark so far

By Brian Jackson Research Director, Info-Tech Research Group     Several thousand Swiss citizens – mostly members of academia, the...

June 2nd, 2020 Staff

Huawei chairman says ‘survival is the keyword’ for the company right now

As U.S. sanctions against Huawei continue, the company is feeling the pain. At its 17th annual Global Analyst Summit this...

May 22nd, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Rogers providing phones with free voice and data plans to help B.C. women in crisis

Rogers Communications today announced partnerships with women’s shelters across British Columbia, including in Metro Vancouver, the Okanagan and on Vancouver...

May 21st, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 768G SoC nudges 5G closer to the midrange

Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 768G mid-range system-on-chip (SoC), released on May 11, brings iterative improvements over the Snapdragon 765G, the chip...

May 16th, 2020 Tom Li

Privacy expert says flawed Alberta COVID-19 contact tracking app shouldn’t have been released

Alberta's new COVID-19 mobile tracking app ABTraceTogether is so flawed it shouldn't have been introduced, says a privacy expert from...

May 4th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Canadian wireless providers asked to carry COVID-19 advice texts from WHO

Canadians with wireless devices could soon be getting COVID-19 prevention advice by text as part of an arrangement between the...

April 21st, 2020 Howard Solomon

In the race to develop a COVID-19 tracing app, skepticism from a Canadian panel

In the global race to develop mobile apps to trace and protect people who have been exposed to a carrier...

April 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Apple updates the affordable iPhone SE in 2020

After holding out for four years, Apple has finally updated its budget-oriented iPhone SE in 2020, upgrading it on nearly...

April 15th, 2020 Tom Li

Telus invests $3.5B in Alberta for wireless and wireline network capacity boost

Telus is investing $3.5 billion in Alberta in 2020 to enhance wireless and wireline network capacity. This is part of...

April 14th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

TekSavvy asks for emergency relief from CRTC

Independent Ontario internet service provider (ISP) TekSavvy called upon the Canadian Radio and Telecommunication Commission (CRTC) to establish emergency provisions...

April 14th, 2020 Tom Li