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Hashtag Trending – Facebook’s new business venture, IT safeguards from Elections Canada, Uber’s new safety system

Facebook is hoping to replace your smartphone with smart glasses, Elections Canada beefs up IT security ahead of October 21st,...

September 19th, 2019 Mandy Kovacs

Survey reveals 95% of students feel mandatory online courses are a bad idea

A new survey from the Ontario Student Trustees' Association (OSTA-AECO) revealed that 95 per cent of the 6087 students surveyed...

September 10th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Missing Children Society of Canada’s new app looks to connect law enforcement with the public

The hunt for missing children often comes down to time, or a lack thereof. Sometimes there is only so much...

September 10th, 2019 Buckley Smith

FedDev Ontario announces $4M investment in digital identity firm BioConnect

FedDev Ontario's recent $3.9 million investment in Toronto-based digital identity technology firm, BioConnect, will help Canada's Digital Charter achieve its...

September 9th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Conservatives would create binding Canadian cybersecurity standards for critical industries, says Scheer

A Conservative government will create a cabinet committee on cybersecurity and data privacy if it wins the October federal election,...

September 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Ontario to ban classroom cellphone use starting November

Ontario will be restricting cellphone use in classrooms starting Nov. 4, 2019. The new rule applies to all personal electronic...

August 30th, 2019 Tom Li

FedDev Ontario invests into Everest Clinical Research through Women Entrepreneurship Strategy

The federal government hopes to double the amount of women-owned businesses by 2025 with its $2 billion commitment through the...

August 15th, 2019 Buckley Smith
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Cyber Security Today – Wi-Fi advice for travelers, and clumsy companies give away your personal information

Wi-Fi advice for travelers and clumsy companies give away your personal information Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday August...

August 12th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canadian Digital Service collaborates with CRA to help modest income taxpayers access benefits

For most of us, filing taxes is just a pain in the neck, but for many it involves barriers that...

August 12th, 2019 Lynn Greiner
Alex Benay keynote at Digital Transformation Awards

Alex Benay exits as Canada’s CIO, joins AI startup from Ottawa

Canada’s chief information officer is leaving his post to join a startup in Ottawa. Alex Benay, who for two-and-a-half years...

August 7th, 2019 Alex Coop